Gene: Plp1 (proteolipid protein 1) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Plp1
Name: proteolipid protein 1
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits structural constituent of myelin sheath; structural molecule activity; identical protein binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN axon ensheathment; glial cell differentiation; integrin-mediated signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH premature death; tremors; ASSOCIATED WITH Demyelinating Diseases; Seizures; Pelizaeus-Merzbacher Disease (ortholog); FOUND IN myelin sheath; plasma membrane (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH (S)-10-[(DIMETHYLAMINO)METHYL]-4-ETHYL-4,9-DIHYDROXY-1H-PYRANO[3',4':6,7]INOLIZINO[1,2-B]-QUINOLINE-3,14(4H,12H)-DIONE; 1,2,4-trimethylbenzene; 17alpha-ethynylestradiol
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: lipophilin; myelin proteolipid protein; Plp; proteolipid protein; proteolipid protein (myelin); proteolipid protein (myelin) 1; Proteolipid protein (Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease spastic paraplegia 2 uncomplicated); Proteolipid protein (Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease, spastic paraplegia 2, uncomplicated)
Homo sapiens (human) : PLP1 (proteolipid protein 1)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Plp1 (proteolipid protein (myelin) 1)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Plp1 (proteolipid protein 1)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : PLP1 (proteolipid protein 1)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : PLP1 (proteolipid protein 1)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Plp1 (proteolipid protein 1)
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Allele / Splice: Plp1md  
Genetic Models: W-Plp1md/Nya
Is Marker For: Strains:   W-Plp1md/Nya  
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0X107,494,326 - 107,511,355 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0X107,379,831 - 107,394,881 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4X124,488,627 - 124,503,639 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1X124,562,059 - 124,577,072 (+)NCBI
CeleraX101,020,110 - 101,035,276 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic MapXq32NCBI
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Alliance Gene
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JBrowse: rn5 rn6
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 3354
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-03-13
Status: ACTIVE