Gene: Cnr2 (cannabinoid receptor 2) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Cnr2
Name: cannabinoid receptor 2
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits cannabinoid receptor activity; G protein-coupled receptor activity; INVOLVED IN G protein-coupled receptor signaling pathway; negative regulation of action potential; negative regulation of inflammatory response; ASSOCIATED WITH arthritis; Huntington's disease; Myocardial Reperfusion Injury; FOUND IN dendrite; extrinsic component of cytoplasmic side of plasma membrane; neuron projection; INTERACTS WITH 1-[3-(dimethylamino)propyl]-1-(4-fluorophenyl)-1,3-dihydro-2-benzofuran-5-carbonitrile; 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; 2,4-dinitrotoluene
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: cannabinoid receptor 2 (macrophage); cannabinoid receptor 2 gene; CB-2; CB2; CB2 receptor; CB2C; CNR2C; peripheral cannabinoid receptor; rCB2
Homo sapiens (human) : CNR2 (cannabinoid receptor 2)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Cnr2 (cannabinoid receptor 2 (macrophage))  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Cnr2 (cannabinoid receptor 2)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : CNR2 (cannabinoid receptor 2)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : CNR2 (cannabinoid receptor 2)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Cnr2 (cannabinoid receptor 2)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.05154,242,010 - 154,268,126 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.05158,006,539 - 158,032,977 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.45154,674,754 - 154,702,552 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.15154,709,561 - 154,712,096 (+)NCBI
Celera5146,533,227 - 146,558,688 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map5q36NCBI
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Disease Annotations
Gene-Chemical Interaction Annotations
Gene Ontology Annotations
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Comparative Map Data
Position Markers
QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
miRNA Target Status


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)

Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
RGD Curation Notes
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Ensembl Gene
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 619713
Created: 2002-08-06
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-10-16
Status: ACTIVE