Gene: Kcnj10 (potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily J member 10) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Kcnj10
Name: potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily J member 10
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits identical protein binding; signaling receptor binding; inward rectifier potassium channel activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN inflammatory response; L-glutamate import; membrane hyperpolarization; ASSOCIATED WITH amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; Brain Injuries; Diabetic Retinopathy; FOUND IN apical plasma membrane; astrocyte projection; basolateral plasma membrane; INTERACTS WITH 17alpha-ethynylestradiol; 2,2',4,4'-Tetrabromodiphenyl ether; 6-propyl-2-thiouracil
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: ATP-sensitive inward rectifier potassium channel 10; ATP-sensitive inward rectifier potassium channel KAB-2; BIR10; BIRK1; brain-specific inwardly rectifying K(+) channel 1; inward rectifier K(+) channel Kir4.1; kir4.1; potassium channel, inwardly rectifying subfamily J member 10; potassium channel, inwardly rectifying subfamily J, member 10; potassium inwardly-rectifying channel, subfamily J, member 10
Allele / Splice: Kcnj10em1Mcwi   Kcnj10em3Mcwi  
Genetic Models: SS-Kcnj10em3Mcwi SS-Kcnj10em1Mcwi
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01390,722,945 - 90,753,338 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01395,245,046 - 95,274,535 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41388,341,102 - 88,370,591 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11388,529,985 - 88,559,475 (+)NCBI
Celera1384,412,223 - 84,441,711 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map13q24NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 61822
Created: 2001-04-11
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-03-13
Status: ACTIVE