Gene: Bsn (bassoon (presynaptic cytomatrix protein)) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Bsn
Name: bassoon (presynaptic cytomatrix protein)
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits dynein light chain binding; transcription corepressor binding; INVOLVED IN axo-dendritic transport; retrograde axonal transport; presynapse to nucleus signaling pathway (ortholog); ASSOCIATED WITH Heart Diseases (ortholog); Mobius Syndrome (ortholog); FOUND IN axon cytoplasm; cytoskeleton of presynaptic active zone; excitatory synapse; INTERACTS WITH 4-amino-2,6-dinitrotoluene; androgen antagonist; bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: bassoon; neuronal double zinc finger protein; zinc finger protein 231; Znf231
Homo sapiens (human) : BSN (bassoon presynaptic cytomatrix protein)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Bsn (bassoon)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Bsn (bassoon presynaptic cytomatrix protein)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : BSN (bassoon presynaptic cytomatrix protein)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : BSN (bassoon presynaptic cytomatrix protein)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Bsn (bassoon presynaptic cytomatrix protein)
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Allele / Splice: Bsnem1Ionsz  
Genetic Models: SD-Bsnem1Ionsz
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.08116,873,721 - 116,965,396 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.08116,227,802 - 116,319,071 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.48113,364,208 - 113,455,766 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.18113,387,192 - 113,475,221 (-)NCBI
Celera8108,089,061 - 108,180,178 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map8q32NCBI
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Additional Information

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Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2223
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-02-06
Status: ACTIVE