Gene: Camk2a (calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II alpha) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Camk2a
Name: calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II alpha
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits calmodulin-dependent protein kinase activity; GTPase activating protein binding; calcium-dependent protein serine/threonine kinase activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN calmodulin dependent kinase signaling pathway; ionotropic glutamate receptor signaling pathway; NMDA selective glutamate receptor signaling pathway; PARTICIPATES IN calcium/calmodulin dependent kinase 2 signaling pathway; fibroblast growth factor signaling pathway; transforming growth factor-beta Smad dependent signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Hearing Loss, Cisplatin-Induced; Inflammation; Cocaine-Related Disorders (ortholog); FOUND IN axon; dendrite; dendrite cytoplasm; INTERACTS WITH 17beta-estradiol; 2-(3,4-dimethoxyphenyl)-5-\{[2-(3,4-dimethoxyphenyl)ethyl](methyl)amino\}-2-(propan-2-yl)pentanenitrile; 6-propyl-2-thiouracil
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: alpha CaM kinase II; Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II alpha; calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase (CaM kinase) II alpha; calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II alpha subunit; calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II, alpha; calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase type II alpha chain; calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase type II subunit alpha; caM kinase II subunit alpha; caM-kinase II alpha chain; caMK-II subunit alpha; PK2CDD; PKCCD
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
NCBI Annotation Information: Annotation category: suggests misassembly
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01856,193,978 - 56,295,869 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01855,428,487 - 55,463,016 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
Rnor_5.01855,514,559 - 55,529,045 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41856,879,247 - 56,948,537 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11856,951,478 - 57,020,769 (+)NCBI
Celera1852,533,226 - 52,592,130 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map18q12.1NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2261
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-03-13
Status: ACTIVE