Gene: Kcnj4 (potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily J member 4) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Kcnj4
Name: potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily J member 4
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits PDZ domain binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN cellular response to mechanical stimulus; PARTICIPATES IN neuron-to-neuron signaling pathway via the chemical synapse; acebutolol pharmacodynamics pathway; adrenergic beta receptor agonist and beta-blocker pharmacodynamics pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Nerve Degeneration (ortholog); Parkinson's Disease (ortholog); prostate cancer (ortholog); FOUND IN dendrite; neuronal cell body; basolateral plasma membrane (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 2,4,6-trinitrobenzenesulfonic acid; acrylamide; ammonium chloride
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: BIR11; brain inwardly rectifying K(+) channel 2; Hirk2; inward rectifier K(+) channel Kir2.3; inward rectifier potassium channel 4; IRK-3; IRK3; potassium channel, inwardly rectifying subfamily J member 4; potassium channel, inwardly rectifying subfamily J, member 4; potassium inwardly-rectifying channel, subfamily J, member 4
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.07120,717,378 - 120,744,602 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.07120,710,647 - 120,738,030 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.47117,601,723 - 117,616,019 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.17117,636,661 - 117,638,055 (-)NCBI
Celera7107,378,714 - 107,405,561 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map7q34NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 621436
Created: 2002-08-06
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-03-20
Status: ACTIVE