Gene: Mbp (myelin basic protein) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Mbp
Name: myelin basic protein
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits structural constituent of myelin sheath; calmodulin binding (ortholog); protease binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN aging; myelination; negative regulation of axonogenesis; ASSOCIATED WITH Brain Injuries; Carbon Monoxide Poisoning; demyelinating disease; FOUND IN cell surface; compact myelin; myelin sheath; INTERACTS WITH (20R)-20-hydroxypregn-4-en-3-one; (20S)-20-hydroxypregn-4-en-3-one; (S)-nicotine
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: REVIEWED
Also known as: Golli-Mbp; MBP S; Mbps; myelin basic protein Golli-mbp; myelin basic protein S
Homo sapiens (human) : MBP (myelin basic protein)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Mbp (myelin basic protein)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Mbp (myelin basic protein)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : MBP (myelin basic protein)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : MBP (myelin basic protein)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Mbp (myelin basic protein)
Sus scrofa (pig) : MBP (myelin basic protein)
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Allele / Splice: Mbpmd  
Genetic Models: LE-Mbpmd
Is Marker For: Strains:   LE-Mbpmd  
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01879,326,738 - 79,437,310 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01878,385,304 - 78,504,226 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41878,943,608 - 79,057,329 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11879,098,861 - 79,130,602 (+)NCBI
Celera1874,493,165 - 74,602,969 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map18q12.3NCBI
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Disease Annotations
Gene-Chemical Interaction Annotations
Gene Ontology Annotations
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Comparative Map Data
Position Markers
QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
Related Rat Strains
Genetic Models
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
RGD Curation Notes
More on Mbp
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: rn5 rn6
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 3054
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-01-30
Status: ACTIVE