Gene Prnp : prion protein in Rattus norvegicus

See the equivalent entry at NCBI

In other species: taurine cattle , sheep , horse , goat , water buffalo , white-tailed deer , Bank vole

Symbol: Prnp

Synonyms: PrP, Prn

Description: prion protein

Type of gene: protein-coding

NCBI gene id: 24686

Other designations: major prion protein|prion protein, PrP|prion protein, structural

Links: Homologene , Ensembl

Genomic location: 3:139639076..139654420 [Chromosome accession NC_086021.1]

Related phenes:

OMIA:000944-9031 : Spongiform encephalopathy, susceptibility/resistance to in Gallus gallus


1996 Saeki, K., Matsumoto, Y., Hirota, Y., Onodera, T. :
Three-exon structure of the gene encoding the rat prion protein and its expression in tissues Virus Genes 12:15-20, 1996. Pubmed reference: 8879116.