Gene: Chrna2 (cholinergic receptor nicotinic alpha 2 subunit) Rattus norvegicus
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Symbol: Chrna2
Name: cholinergic receptor nicotinic alpha 2 subunit
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits acetylcholine binding; acetylcholine-gated cation-selective channel activity; drug binding; INVOLVED IN protein heterooligomerization; signal transduction (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN acetylcholine signaling pathway via nicotinic acetylcholine receptor; ASSOCIATED WITH autosomal dominant nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy (ortholog); autosomal dominant nocturnal frontal lobe epilepsy 4 (ortholog); Lung Neoplasms (ortholog); FOUND IN acetylcholine-gated channel complex; membrane; cell periphery (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 3,7-dihydropurine-6-thione; acetylcholine; ammonium chloride
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: PROVISIONAL
Also known as: ACHR; cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, alpha 2; cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, alpha 2 (neuronal); cholinergic receptor, nicotinic, alpha polypeptide 2 (neuronal); neuronal acetylcholine receptor subunit alpha-2; nicotinic acetylcholine receptor
Orthologs:
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Position:
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
JBrowseNCBIUCSCEnsembl
Rnor_6.01542,808,897 - 42,825,179 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01548,768,230 - 48,785,192 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41545,570,809 - 45,587,091 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11545,586,588 - 45,602,871 (+)NCBI
Celera1540,015,644 - 40,031,870 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map15p12NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 621533
Created: 2002-08-06
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-10-09
Status: ACTIVE