Gene: Gjc1 (gap junction protein, gamma 1) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Gjc1
Name: gap junction protein, gamma 1
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits gap junction channel activity; gap junction channel activity involved in AV node cell-bundle of His cell electrical coupling (ortholog); ion channel activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN cell-cell signaling; AV node cell to bundle of His cell communication by electrical coupling (ortholog); cardiac muscle tissue development (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN connexin signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH hypertension (ortholog); FOUND IN gap junction; connexin complex (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 6-propyl-2-thiouracil; acrylamide; bisphenol A
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: connexin 45; connexin-45; Cx45; gap junction alpha-7 protein; gap junction channel protein connexin 45; gap junction gamma-1 protein; gap junction membrane channel protein alpha 7; Gja7
Homo sapiens (human) : GJC1 (gap junction protein gamma 1)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Gjc1 (gap junction protein, gamma 1)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Gjc1 (gap junction protein gamma 1)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : GJC1 (gap junction protein gamma 1)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : GJC1 (gap junction protein gamma 1)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Gjc1 (gap junction protein gamma 1)
Sus scrofa (pig) : GJC1 (gap junction protein gamma 1)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
NCBI Annotation Information: Note: There is an assembly problem in the Rnor_6.0 reference genome assembly, and therefore, annotation of this gene is split across NW_007905923.1 and NW_007905924.1 in NCBI's Rattus norvegicus Annotation Release 105. [18 Jun 2015]
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01090,781,408 - 90,912,440 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01090,573,861 - 90,576,546 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
Rnor_5.01090,684,903 - 90,685,231 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
Celera1086,466,836 - 86,488,023 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map10q32.1NCBI
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Comparative Map Data
QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
miRNA Target Status


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)

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Nomenclature History
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 628889
Created: 2003-02-27
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-01-30
Status: ACTIVE