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Spontaneous Allele Detail
Symbol: Dysfim
Name: dysferlin; inflammatory myopathy
MGI ID: MGI:1857883
Synonyms: SJL-Dysf
Gene: Dysf  Location: Chr6:84008590-84211060 bp, + strand  Genetic Position: Chr6, 36.14 cM
Strain of Origin:  SJL
Allele Type:    Spontaneous
Mutation:    Intragenic deletion
Mutation detailsA 171 bp in-frame deletion in the encoded mRNA is predicted to remove 57 amino acids from the corresponding protein. This region corresponds to most of the fourth C2 domain of the protein, and the deletion likely results in instability of the protein. The molecular basis for the mutation is due to a splicing mutation in the gene, resulting from a deletion of a small tandem repeat. (J:67994)
Inheritance:    Recessive
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Carrying this Mutation:  Mouse Strains: 2 strains available      Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Carrying any Dysf Mutation:  32 strains or lines available
Original:  J:57764 Bittner RE, et al., Dysferlin deletion in SJL mice (SJL-Dysf) defines a natural model for limb girdle muscular dystrophy 2B [letter]. Nat Genet. 1999 Oct;23(2):141-2
All:  12 reference(s)

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