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microtubule-actin crosslinking factor 1
Synonyms Acf7, Aclp7, mKIAA0465, trabeculin alpha
Feature Type protein coding gene
Genetic Map
Chromosome 4
57.42 cM
Detailed Genetic Map ± 1 cM

Mapping data(7)
Sequence Map
Chr4:123349633-123684360 bp, - strand
From VEGA annotation of GRCm38

  334728 bp   ±  kb flank

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HomoloGene:136191  Vertebrate Homology Class
1 mouse; 1 rat

Gene Tree: Macf1

alleles, and
All mutations/alleles(784) : Gene trapped(780) Targeted(4)
Incidental mutations (data from Mutagenetix , APF )
Mice homozygous for a null allele exhibit lethality before somitogenesis with failure of the primitive streak to form. Mice heterozygous for a knock-out and floxed allele activated in neurons exhibit impaired cortical neuron migration, respiratory distress, and early postnatal lethality.
Macf1 interacts with 504 markers (Mir1a-1, Mir1a-2, Mir1b, ...)
Gene Ontology
All GO classifications: (37 annotations)
Process ATP catabolic process, cell cycle arrest, ...
Component actin cytoskeleton, cell, ...
Function actin binding, ATPase activity, ...
External Resources: FuncBase
Literature Summary: (14 records)
Data Summary: Results (322)    Tissues (148)    Images (44)
Theiler Stages: 9, 16, 17, 19, 21, 22, 23, 24, 26, 27, 28
Assay TypeResults
Immunohistochemistry 1
RNA in situ 321
cDNA source data(19)
External Resources: Allen Institute   GEO   Expression Atlas
All nucleic(21) Genomic(1) cDNA(20)
Microarray probesets(4)
Other database
VEGA Gene ModelOTTMUSG00000008977 (Evidence)
Ensembl Gene ModelENSMUSG00000028649 (Evidence)
Entrez Gene11426 (Evidence)
DFCITC1574198, TC1585413, TC1592346, TC1595900, TC1598607, TC1638470, TC1723278
DoTSDT.101213817, DT.101235091, DT.101249375, DT.532572, DT.91298256, DT.91337608, DT.94259331, DT.94377177, DT.97338788
NIA Mouse Gene IndexU077927
Consensus CDS ProjectCCDS57294.1, CCDS57295.1
International Mouse Knockout Project StatusMacf1
Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
genomic OTTMUSG00000008977 VEGA Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 334728 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript OTTMUST00000047226 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 23402 Not Applicable 
polypeptide OTTMUSP00000021313 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 7353 Not Applicable 

For the selected sequences
All sequences(173) RefSeq(50) UniProt(23)
Polymorphisms RFLP(1) : SNPs within 2kb(1391 from dbSNP Build 137)    SNPs within 2kb including multiple locations(1399)
InterPro IPR001589 Actinin-type, actin-binding, conserved site
InterPro IPR001715 Calponin homology domain
InterPro IPR018247 EF-Hand 1, calcium-binding site
InterPro IPR002048 EF-hand domain
InterPro IPR011992 EF-hand-like domain
InterPro IPR003108 Growth-arrest-specific protein 2 domain
InterPro IPR001101 Plectin repeat
InterPro IPR018159 Spectrin/alpha-actinin
InterPro IPR002017 Spectrin repeat
Protein Ontology PR:000031436 microtubule-actin cross-linking factor 1
References (Earliest) J:36985 Bernier G, et al., Cloning and characterization of mouse ACF7, a novel member of the dystonin subfamily of actin binding proteins. Genomics. 1996 Nov 15;38(1):19-29
(Latest) J:206484 Fassett JT, et al., Microtubule Actin Cross-linking Factor 1 regulates cardiomyocyte microtubule distribution and adaptation to hemodynamic overload. PLoS One. 2013;8(9):e73887
All references(59)
accession IDs
MGD-MRK-37603, MGI:2140716

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