Gene: Blm (Bloom syndrome RecQ like helicase) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Blm
Name: Bloom syndrome RecQ like helicase
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits 8-hydroxy-2'-deoxyguanosine DNA binding (ortholog); annealing helicase activity (ortholog); ATP binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN alpha-beta T cell differentiation (ortholog); cellular response to camptothecin (ortholog); cellular response to DNA damage stimulus (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN DNA replication pathway; homologous recombination pathway of double-strand break repair; ASSOCIATED WITH Bloom Syndrome (ortholog); breast cancer, familial (ortholog); cutaneous malignant melanoma, susceptibility to, 1 (ortholog); FOUND IN chromosome, telomeric region (ortholog); cytoplasm (ortholog); cytosol (ortholog); 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; all-trans-retinoic acid; dioxygen
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: Bloom syndrome; Bloom syndrome homolog; Bloom syndrome homolog (human); Bloom syndrome, RecQ helicase-like; LOC308755
Homo sapiens (human) : BLM (Bloom syndrome RecQ like helicase)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Blm (Bloom syndrome, RecQ like helicase)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Blm (Bloom syndrome RecQ like helicase)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : BLM (Bloom syndrome RecQ like helicase)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : BLM (Bloom syndrome RecQ like helicase)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Blm (Bloom syndrome RecQ like helicase)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01142,246,773 - 142,332,616 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01143,198,619 - 143,285,603 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41136,271,573 - 136,358,077 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11136,350,811 - 136,606,090 (-)NCBI
Celera1126,469,103 - 126,554,926 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map1q31NCBI
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Disease Annotations
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Gene Ontology Annotations
Molecular Pathway Annotations
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Candidate Gene Status
Comparative Map Data
QTLs in Region (Rnor_6.0)
miRNA Target Status


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Strain Variation

Strain Sequence Variants

Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
More on Blm
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: rn5 rn6
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1308810
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-04-10
Status: ACTIVE