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Gene: NSUN6 (NOP2/Sun RNA methyltransferase 6) Homo sapiens
Symbol: NSUN6
Name: NOP2/Sun RNA methyltransferase 6
CRRD ID: 1344487
Description: Exhibits tRNA (cytosine-5-)-methyltransferase activity and tRNA binding activity. Involved in tRNA C5-cytosine methylation. Localizes to cytoplasm; INTERACTS WITH (-)-epigallocatechin 3-gallate; 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzodioxine; aflatoxin B1.
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: 4933414E04Rik; ARL5B antisense RNA 1; ARL5B-AS1; FLJ23743; NOL1/NOP2/Sun and PUA domain-containing protein 1; NOL1/NOP2/Sun domain family 6; NOL1/NOP2/Sun domain family member 6; NOL1/NOP2/Sun domain family, member 6; NOP2/Sun domain family, member 6; NOP2/Sun RNA methyltransferase family member 6; NOPD1; nucleolar protein (NOL1/NOP2/sun) and PUA domains 1; putative methyltransferase NSUN6; tRNA (cytosine(72)-C(5))-methyltransferase NSUN6
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Nsun6 (NOL1/NOP2/Sun domain family member 6)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Nsun6 (NOP2/Sun RNA methyltransferase 6)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Nsun6 (NOP2/Sun RNA methyltransferase 6)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : NSUN6 (NOP2/Sun RNA methyltransferase 6)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : NSUN6 (NOP2/Sun RNA methyltransferase 6)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Nsun6 (NOP2/Sun RNA methyltransferase 6)
Sus scrofa (pig) : LOC100524391 (putative methyltransferase NSUN6)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : NSUN6 (NOP2/Sun RNA methyltransferase 6)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Nsun6 (NOP2/Sun RNA methyltransferase 6)
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Allele / Splice: See ClinVar data
Latest Assembly: GRCh38 - Human Genome Assembly GRCh38
Human AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
GRCh38.p13 Ensembl1018,545,561 - 18,659,285 (-)EnsemblGRCh38hg38GRCh38
GRCh381018,512,582 - 18,659,264 (-)NCBIGRCh38GRCh38hg38GRCh38
GRCh371018,834,264 - 18,948,180 (-)NCBIGRCh37GRCh37hg19GRCh37
Build 361018,874,496 - 18,980,556 (-)NCBINCBI36hg18NCBI36
Build 341018,874,496 - 18,980,556NCBI
Celera1018,521,149 - 18,626,065 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map10p12.31NCBI
HuRef1018,499,194 - 18,601,001 (-)NCBIHuRef
CHM1_11018,834,109 - 18,940,682 (-)NCBICHM1_1
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Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: hg19 hg38
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CRRD Object Information
CRRD ID: 1344487
Created: 2005-03-08
Species: Homo sapiens
Last Modified: 2020-10-20
Status: ACTIVE


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