Gene: Kcnq4 (potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily Q member 4) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Kcnq4
Name: potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily Q member 4
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits potassium channel activity; voltage-gated potassium channel activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN negative regulation of synaptic transmission, dopaminergic; potassium ion transport; sensory perception of sound; ASSOCIATED WITH Deafness, Autosomal Dominant 2A (ortholog); Hearing Loss, Noise-Induced (ortholog); Hearing Loss, Sensorineural (ortholog); FOUND IN cytoplasm; neuron projection; plasma membrane; INTERACTS WITH 2,4,6-trinitrobenzenesulfonic acid; 6-propyl-2-thiouracil; ammonium chloride
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: KQT-like 4; potassium channel subunit alpha KvLQT4; potassium channel, voltage-gated KQT-like subfamily Q, member 4; potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily KQT member 4; potassium voltage-gated channel, KQT-like subfamily, member 4; potassium voltage-gated channel, subfamily Q, member 4; voltage-gated potassium channel subunit Kv7.4
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.05139,625,783 - 139,677,300 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.05143,423,596 - 143,443,640 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.45141,289,211 - 141,339,803 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
Celera5132,831,886 - 132,880,820 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map5q36NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 61799
Created: 2001-04-11
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-03-20
Status: ACTIVE