Gene: Maoa (monoamine oxidase A) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Maoa
Name: monoamine oxidase A
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits flavin adenine dinucleotide binding; primary amine oxidase activity; serotonin binding; INVOLVED IN phenylethylamine metabolic process; serotonin metabolic process; dopamine catabolic process (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN alkaptonuria disease pathway; citalopram pharmacodynamics pathway; citalopram pharmacokinetics pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Alcoholism (ortholog); Alzheimer Disease (ortholog); Antisocial Personality Disorder (ortholog); FOUND IN mitochondrial outer membrane; mitochondrion (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 17beta-estradiol; 2-methoxyethanol; 3,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: amine oxidase [flavin-containing] A; Mao; MAO-A; monoamine oxidase; monoamine oxidase type A
Homo sapiens (human) : MAOA (monoamine oxidase A)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Maoa (monoamine oxidase A)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Maoa (amine oxidase [flavin-containing] A)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : MAOA (monoamine oxidase A)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : MAOA (monoamine oxidase A)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Maoa (monoamine oxidase A)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0X6,554,698 - 6,620,722 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0X7,373,101 - 7,439,125 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4X17,678,960 - 17,745,908 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1X17,731,861 - 17,799,225 (-)NCBI
CeleraX6,522,076 - 6,588,367 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic MapXq11NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 61898
Created: 2001-04-11
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-03-20
Status: ACTIVE