Gene: Myo5a (myosin VA) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Myo5a
Name: myosin VA
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits ATP binding; ATP-dependent protein binding; calcium-dependent protein binding; INVOLVED IN actin filament-based movement; axo-dendritic protein transport; pigmentation; PARTICIPATES IN insulin responsive facilitative sugar transporter mediated glucose transport pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH opisthotonus; pigmentation phenotype; ASSOCIATED WITH dystonia (ortholog); Experimental Liver Cirrhosis (ortholog); Griscelli syndrome type 1 (ortholog); FOUND IN actomyosin, myosin complex part; axon; cytoplasm; INTERACTS WITH 1,1,1-Trichloro-2-(o-chlorophenyl)-2-(p-chlorophenyl)ethane; 1-naphthyl isothiocyanate; 17alpha-ethynylestradiol
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: D; dilute myosin heavy chain, non-muscle; Dilute-opisthotonus; Dop; Myh12; myosin 5a; myosin-Va; unconventional myosin-Va
Homo sapiens (human) : MYO5A (myosin VA)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Myo5a (myosin VA)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Myo5a (myosin VA)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : MYO5A (myosin VA)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : MYO5A (myosin VA)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Myo5a (myosin VA)
Sus scrofa (pig) : MYO5A (myosin VA)
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Is Marker For: Strains:   DOP/Nem  
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
NCBI Annotation Information: Annotation category: suggests misassembly; Annotation category: partial on reference assembly
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0882,038,966 - 82,156,507 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0881,641,953 - 81,759,995 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4879,909,224 - 80,027,290 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1879,928,282 - 80,046,341 (+)NCBI
Celera875,604,281 - 75,764,672 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map8q24NCBI
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Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 3143
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-01-30
Status: ACTIVE