Gene: Il2ra (interleukin 2 receptor subunit alpha) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Il2ra
Name: interleukin 2 receptor subunit alpha
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits drug binding; interleukin-2 receptor activity; interleukin-2 binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN inflammatory response to antigenic stimulus; negative regulation of defense response to virus; negative regulation of immune response; PARTICIPATES IN interleukin-12 signaling pathway; interleukin-2 signaling pathway; cytokine mediated signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Arthritis, Experimental; asthma; Diabetes Mellitus; FOUND IN cell surface; external side of plasma membrane (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH 1-nitropropane; 2,4-diaminotoluene; 2,6-diaminotoluene
Type: protein-coding
Also known as: IL-2 receptor alpha subunit; IL-2 receptor subunit alpha; IL-2-RA; IL-2R subunit alpha; IL2-RA; IL2RAC; interleukin 2 receptor, alpha; interleukin 2 receptor, alpha chain; interleukin-2 receptor alpha chain; interleukin-2 receptor subunit alpha
Homo sapiens (human) : IL2RA (interleukin 2 receptor subunit alpha)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Il2ra (interleukin 2 receptor, alpha chain)  MGI  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Il2ra (interleukin 2 receptor subunit alpha)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : IL2RA (interleukin 2 receptor subunit alpha)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : IL2RA (interleukin 2 receptor subunit alpha)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Il2ra (interleukin 2 receptor subunit alpha)
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Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
Rat AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Rnor_6.01770,500,672 - 70,547,929 (-)NCBIRnor6.0Rnor_6.0rn6Rnor6.0
Rnor_5.01772,204,467 - 72,250,556 (-)NCBIRnor5.0Rnor_5.0rn5Rnor5.0
RGSC_v3.41778,050,491 - 78,097,802 (-)NCBIRGSC3.4rn4RGSC3.4
RGSC_v3.11778,061,323 - 78,108,635 (-)NCBI
Celera1766,355,852 - 66,402,955 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map17q12.2NCBI
RH 3.4 Map17636.4RGD
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 2895
Created: 2000-05-25
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2018-02-06
Status: ACTIVE