Gene: Kif2a (kinesin family member 2A) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Kif2a
Name: kinesin family member 2A
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits protein kinase binding; microtubule binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN microtubule cytoskeleton organization (ortholog); mitotic spindle assembly (ortholog); mitotic spindle organization (ortholog); ASSOCIATED WITH complex cortical dysplasia with other brain malformations (ortholog); complex cortical dysplasia with other brain malformations 3 (ortholog); genetic disease (ortholog); FOUND IN centriolar subdistal appendage (ortholog); centriole (ortholog); centrosome (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH acrylamide; ammonium chloride; bisphenol A
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: Kif2; kinesin heavy chain family, member 2; kinesin heavy chain member 2; kinesin heavy chain member 2A; kinesin-2; kinesin-like protein KIF2A
Homo sapiens (human) : KIF2A (kinesin family member 2A)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Kif2a (kinesin family member 2A)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Kif2a (kinesin family member 2A)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : KIF2A (kinesin family member 2A)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : KIF2A (kinesin family member 2A)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Kif2a (kinesin family member 2A)
Sus scrofa (pig) : KIF2A (kinesin family member 2A)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.0238,145,507 - 38,208,765 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.0257,240,240 - 57,302,984 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.4238,079,564 - 38,143,398 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.1238,002,008 - 38,013,924 (-)NCBI
Celera234,235,756 - 34,298,829 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map2q13NCBI
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Disease Annotations
Gene-Chemical Interaction Annotations
Gene Ontology Annotations
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Comparative Map Data
Position Markers
QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
miRNA Target Status


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants (Rnor 5.0)

Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
RGD Curation Notes
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Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 70974
Created: 2002-07-09
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2019-01-30
Status: ACTIVE