Gene: Gja1 (gap junction protein, alpha 1) Rattus norvegicus
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Symbol: Gja1
Name: gap junction protein, alpha 1
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits connexin binding; disordered domain specific binding; gap junction channel activity; INVOLVED IN apoptotic process; ATP transport; cell communication; PARTICIPATES IN connexin signaling pathway; N-cadherin signaling pathway; arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Acute Lung Injury; amnestic disorder; atrial fibrillation; FOUND IN connexin complex; cytoplasm; early endosome; INTERACTS WITH (+)-pilocarpine; (R)-lipoic acid; (RS)-amphetamine
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: PROVISIONAL
Also known as: connexin 43; connexin-43; Cx43; gap junction 43 kDa heart protein; gap junction alpha-1 protein; gap junction membrane channel protein alpha 1; gap junction protein alpha 1 43 kD; Gap junction protein alpha 1 43 kD (connexin 43); Gap junction protein, alpha 1, 43 kD (connexin 43); MGC93610
Orthologs:
Homo sapiens (human) : GJA1 (gap junction protein alpha 1)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Gja1 (gap junction protein, alpha 1)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Gja1 (gap junction protein alpha 1)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : GJA1 (gap junction protein alpha 1)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : GJA1 (gap junction protein alpha 1)
Sus scrofa (pig) : GJA1 (gap junction protein alpha 1)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Position:
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
JBrowseNCBIUCSCEnsembl
Rnor_6.02037,876,650 - 37,889,097 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.02039,612,080 - 39,624,555 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.42035,409,815 - 35,422,262 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.12035,423,614 - 35,436,057 (+)NCBI
Celera2037,095,121 - 37,107,568 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map20q11NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2690
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-02-26
Status: ACTIVE