Gene: Pla2g4a (phospholipase A2 group IVA) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Pla2g4a
Name: phospholipase A2 group IVA
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits calcium-dependent phospholipase A2 activity; histone acetyltransferase binding; calcium ion binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN aging; arachidonic acid metabolic process; decidualization; PARTICIPATES IN cyclooxygenase mediated pathway of arachidonic acid metabolism; endothelin signaling pathway; Fc epsilon receptor mediated signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH asthma; Brain Ischemia; Burns; FOUND IN cytoplasm; cytosol; intracellular membrane-bounded organelle; INTERACTS WITH (S)-10-[(DIMETHYLAMINO)METHYL]-4-ETHYL-4,9-DIHYDROXY-1H-PYRANO[3',4':6,7]INOLIZINO[1,2-B]-QUINOLINE-3,14(4H,12H)-DIONE; (S)-nicotine; 1,2,3,4-tetrahydroisoquinoline
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: cPLA2; cytosolic phospholipase A2; phospholipase A2 cytosolic; Phospholipase A2, cytosolic; phospholipase A2, group IVA (cytosolic, calcium-dependent); Pla2c; Pla2g4
Homo sapiens (human) : PLA2G4A (phospholipase A2 group IVA)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Pla2g4a (phospholipase A2, group IVA (cytosolic, calcium-dependent))  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Pla2g4a (phospholipase A2 group IVA)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : PLA2G4A (phospholipase A2 group IVA)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : PLA2G4A (phospholipase A2 group IVA)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Pla2g4a (phospholipase A2 group IVA)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01367,062,252 - 67,206,688 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01372,027,801 - 72,172,613 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41364,135,729 - 64,280,815 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11364,149,803 - 64,294,883 (-)NCBI
Celera1361,840,531 - 61,984,375 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map13q21NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 67366
Created: 2001-06-01
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-03-20
Status: ACTIVE