Gene: Gria2 (glutamate ionotropic receptor AMPA type subunit 2) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Gria2
Name: glutamate ionotropic receptor AMPA type subunit 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits AMPA glutamate receptor activity; amyloid-beta binding; ATPase binding; INVOLVED IN chemical synaptic transmission; establishment of protein localization; positive regulation of synaptic transmission; PARTICIPATES IN N-cadherin signaling pathway; amyotrophic lateral sclerosis pathway; glutamate signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH status epilepticus; Cocaine-Related Disorders (ortholog); Death (ortholog); FOUND IN AMPA glutamate receptor complex; asymmetric synapse; cell surface; INTERACTS WITH (+)-pilocarpine; (RS)-amphetamine; (S)-AMPA
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: REVIEWED
Also known as: AMPA-selective glutamate receptor 2; GluA2; gluR-B; GluR-K2; GluR2; glutamate receptor 2; glutamate receptor B; glutamate receptor ionotropic AMPA2 (alpha 2); glutamate receptor, ionotropic, 2; glutamate receptor, ionotropic, AMPA 2; glutamate receptor, ionotropic, AMPA2; glutamate receptor, ionotropic, AMPA2 (alpha 2)
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.02179,584,302 - 179,704,629 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.02198,991,672 - 199,113,059 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.42172,265,155 - 172,385,285 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.12172,216,247 - 172,335,391 (-)NCBI
Celera2159,991,989 - 160,110,044 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map2q33NCBI
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Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 61862
Created: 2001-04-11
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-02-05
Status: ACTIVE