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Gene: Gjb6 (gap junction protein beta 6) Chinchilla lanigera
Symbol: Gjb6
Name: gap junction protein beta 6
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits actin filament binding (ortholog); beta-tubulin binding (ortholog); gap junction channel activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN aging (ortholog); apoptotic process (ortholog); cellular response to glucose stimulus (ortholog); ASSOCIATED WITH autosomal dominant nonsyndromic deafness 3B (ortholog); autosomal recessive nonsyndromic deafness 1A (ortholog); autosomal recessive nonsyndromic deafness 1B (ortholog); FOUND IN actin filament (ortholog); apical plasma membrane (ortholog); cell junction (ortholog)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: gap junction protein, beta 6, 30kDa
Homo sapiens (human) : GJB6 (gap junction protein beta 6)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Gjb6 (gap junction protein, beta 6)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Gjb6 (gap junction protein, beta 6)  Alliance
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : GJB6 (gap junction protein beta 6)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : GJB6 (gap junction protein beta 6)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Gjb6 (gap junction protein beta 6)
Sus scrofa (pig) : GJB6 (gap junction protein beta 6)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : GJB6 (gap junction protein beta 6)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Gjb6 (gap junction protein beta 6)
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Latest Assembly: ChiLan1.0 - Chinchilla ChiLan1.0 Assembly
Chinchilla AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
ChiLan1.0NW_0049554971,018,610 - 1,027,593 (-)NCBIChiLan1.0ChiLan1.0
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 8992407
Created: 2014-08-14
Species: Chinchilla lanigera
Last Modified: 2019-11-26
Status: ACTIVE


RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.