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Glossary Term Conserved Synteny
Definition The occurrence of synteny of orthologous genes in two different organisms. Conserved synteny between mouse and human does not usually extend over entire chromosomes, with the exception of the X chromosome.

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Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Models of Human Cancer database (MMHCdb) (formerly Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO)
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last database update
10/15/2019
MGI 6.14
The Jackson Laboratory