Gene: Lhb (luteinizing hormone beta polypeptide) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Lhb
Name: luteinizing hormone beta polypeptide
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits hormone activity (inferred); INVOLVED IN luteinizing hormone signaling pathway involved in ovarian follicle development (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN luteinizing hormone signaling pathway; gonadotropin-releasing hormone signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH alcohol use disorder (ortholog); Bradycardia (ortholog); Delayed Puberty (ortholog); FOUND IN cytoplasm (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH (+)-pilocarpine; (R)-lipoic acid; (R)-noradrenaline
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: LH-B; LSH-B; LSH-beta; luteinizing hormone (lutropin) subunit beta; luteinizing hormone beta; luteinizing hormone beta subunit; luteinizing hormone subunit beta; lutropin beta chain; lutropin subunit beta
Homo sapiens (human) : LHB (luteinizing hormone beta polypeptide)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Lhb (luteinizing hormone beta)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Lhb (luteinizing hormone beta polypeptide)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : LHB (luteinizing hormone beta polypeptide)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : LHB (luteinizing hormone beta polypeptide)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01101,409,992 - 101,413,725 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01102,489,421 - 102,493,135 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4195,892,999 - 95,893,988 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1195,971,118 - 95,972,098 (+)NCBI
Celera190,156,575 - 90,157,564 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map1q22NCBI
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Disease Annotations
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Comparative Map Data
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: 3006
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-11-20
Status: ACTIVE