Gene: Abo (ABO, alpha 1-3-N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase and alpha 1-3-galactosyltransferase) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Abo
Name: ABO, alpha 1-3-N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase and alpha 1-3-galactosyltransferase
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits alpha-1,3-galactosyltransferase activity; glycoprotein-fucosylgalactoside alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase activity; antigen binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN cellular oligosaccharide metabolic process; negative regulation of apoptotic process; positive regulation of cell proliferation; PARTICIPATES IN lacto-series glycosphingolipid metabolic pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH coronary artery disease (ortholog); Coronavirus Infections (ortholog); duodenal ulcer (ortholog); FOUND IN cytoplasmic vesicle; Golgi apparatus; INTERACTS WITH 2,2',4,4'-Tetrabromodiphenyl ether; acrylamide; ammonium chloride
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: a transferase; ABO blood group (alpha 1-3-N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase, alpha 1-3-galactosyltransferase); ABO blood group (transferase A, alpha 1-3-N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase; ABO blood group (transferase A, alpha 1-3-N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase, transferase B, alpha 1-3-galactosyltransferase); Abo2; b blood group galactosyltransferase; b transferase; blood group A glycosyltransferase 2; cis-AB transferase 2; fucosylglycoprotein 3-alpha-galactosyltransferase; fucosylglycoprotein alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase; glycoprotein-fucosylgalactoside alpha-galactosyltransferase; glycoprotein-fucosylgalactoside alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase; histo-blood group A transferase; histo-blood group ABO system transferase 2; histo-blood group B transferase; LOC296504; NAGAT 2; putative blood group A transferase T2; transferase B, alpha 1-3-galactosyltransferase)
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.034,374,679 - 4,394,374 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.039,729,921 - 9,749,616 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.435,730,553 - 5,751,204 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
Celera34,960,630 - 4,981,265 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map3p13NCBI
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Comparative Map Data
Position Markers
QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
miRNA Target Status


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)
Damaging Variants

Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2307241
Created: 2009-05-22
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-08-08
Status: ACTIVE