Gene: Emx1 (empty spiracles homeobox 1) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Emx1
Name: empty spiracles homeobox 1
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits sequence-specific DNA binding (inferred); INVOLVED IN brain development (ortholog); brain morphogenesis (ortholog); cerebral cortex development (ortholog); FOUND IN nucleolus (ortholog); nucleus (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 6-propyl-2-thiouracil; bisphenol A; copper atom
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: empty spiracles homolog 1; empty spiracles homolog 1 (Drosophila); homeobox protein EMX1; LOC500235; RGD1564002; similar to empty spiracles homolog 1
Homo sapiens (human) : EMX1 (empty spiracles homeobox 1)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Emx1 (empty spiracles homeobox 1)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Emx1 (empty spiracles homeobox 1)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : EMX1 (empty spiracles homeobox 1)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : EMX1 (empty spiracles homeobox 1)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Emx1 (empty spiracles homeobox 1)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.04116,967,646 - 116,984,136 (+)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.04181,547,418 - 181,563,890 (+)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.44119,420,621 - 119,436,740 (+)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
Celera4106,708,318 - 106,724,802 (+)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map4q34NCBI
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References - curated
References - uncurated
RGD Disease Portals


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

External Database Links
Nomenclature History
More on Emx1
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: rn5 rn6
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1564002
Created: 2006-02-09
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-08-08
Status: ACTIVE