Gene: Dmd (dystrophin) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Dmd
Name: dystrophin
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits actin binding; integrin binding; lamin binding; INVOLVED IN aging; cell differentiation; cerebral cortex development; ASSOCIATED WITH abnormal heart echocardiography feature; centrally nucleated skeletal muscle fibers; decreased body length; ASSOCIATED WITH Brain Edema; Cardiac Fibrosis; Dehydration; FOUND IN astrocyte projection; axon; cell projection; INTERACTS WITH (+)-pilocarpine; 2,6-dinitrotoluene; 3,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: apodystrophin-3; apodystrophin-I; DNADMD1; dystrophin transcript variant Dp71e; dystrophin, muscular dystrophy; dystrophin-related; RATDMD; RNDNADMD1
Homo sapiens (human) : DMD (dystrophin)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Dmd (dystrophin, muscular dystrophy)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Dmd (dystrophin)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : DMD (dystrophin)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : DMD (dystrophin)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Dmd (dystrophin)
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Allele / Splice: Dmdem1Kykn   Dmdem1Ang  
Genetic Models: SD-Dmdem1Ang W-Dmdem1Kykn
Is Marker For: Strains:   W-Dmdem2Kykn   W-Dmdem3Kykn  
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0X51,149,358 - 53,519,271 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0X51,475,950 - 53,700,033 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4X71,501,362 - 71,671,414 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1X71,574,653 - 71,744,706 (+)NCBI
CeleraX49,967,398 - 50,127,432 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic MapXq21NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2507
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-03-13
Status: ACTIVE