Gene: Kcna6 (potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily A member 6) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Kcna6
Name: potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily A member 6
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits delayed rectifier potassium channel activity; INVOLVED IN potassium ion transmembrane transport; FOUND IN integral component of plasma membrane; potassium channel complex; voltage-gated potassium channel complex; INTERACTS WITH ammonium chloride; bisphenol A; cocaine
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: Kv1.6; kv2; potassium channel, voltage gated shaker related subfamily A, member 6; potassium channel-Kv2; potassium voltage gated channel shaker related subfamily member 6; potassium voltage gated channel, shaker related subfamily, member 6; RCK2; voltage-gated potassium channel subunit Kv1.6; voltage-gated potassium channel subunit Kv2
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
NCBI Annotation Information: Annotation category: partial on reference assembly
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.04159,253,934 - 159,287,193 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.04232,324,385 - 232,357,644 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.44163,087,398 - 163,125,320 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.14163,366,297 - 163,369,040 (-)NCBI
Celera4148,259,785 - 148,292,606 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map4q42NCBI
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Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 62083
Created: 2001-04-11
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-08-08
Status: ACTIVE