Gene: Pdgfb (platelet derived growth factor subunit B) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Pdgfb
Name: platelet derived growth factor subunit B
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits signaling receptor binding; chemoattractant activity (ortholog); collagen binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN cellular response to angiotensin; cellular response to mechanical stimulus; cellular response to mycophenolic acid; PARTICIPATES IN platelet-derived growth factor signaling pathway; sphingosine 1-phosphate signaling pathway; glioma pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH asthma; brain infarction; Brain Injuries; FOUND IN basolateral plasma membrane; cytoplasm; dendrite; INTERACTS WITH (+)-dihydromyricetin; 11-deoxycorticosterone; 6-propyl-2-thiouracil
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: c-sis; pdgf protein; PDGF subunit B; PDGF-2; platelet derived growth factor, B polypeptide; platelet derived growth factor-bb; Platelet-derived growth factor; platelet-derived growth factor B chain; platelet-derived growth factor beta polypeptide; platelet-derived growth factor beta polypeptide (simian sarcoma viral (v-sis) oncogene homolog); Platelet-derived growth factor same as Sis (Simian sarcoma viral oncogene homologue c-sis); platelet-derived growth factor subunit B; Platelet-derived growth factor, same as Sis (Simian sarcoma viral oncogene homologue, c-sis); SIS
Homo sapiens (human) : PDGFB (platelet derived growth factor subunit B)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Pdgfb (platelet derived growth factor, B polypeptide)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Pdgfb (platelet derived growth factor subunit B)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : PDGFB (platelet derived growth factor subunit B)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : PDGFB (platelet derived growth factor subunit B)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Pdgfb (platelet derived growth factor subunit B)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.07121,215,458 - 121,233,092 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.07121,205,505 - 121,223,140 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.47118,244,385 - 118,262,021 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.17118,279,553 - 118,295,832 (-)NCBI
Celera7107,869,873 - 107,887,412 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map7q34NCBI
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QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
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Nucleotide Sequences
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Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)
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Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 3283
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-11-20
Status: ACTIVE