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Terc Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Terc
  • Name
    telomerase RNA component
  • Synonyms
    mTER, mTR
  • Feature Type
    telomerase RNA gene
  • IDs
    MGI:109558
    NCBI Gene: 21748
Location & Maps
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Homology
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Human Diseases
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  • Diseases
    1 with Terc mouse models

Human Disease Mouse Models
       Osteoporosis   OMIM: 166710 View 2 models
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  • Mutations/Alleles
    1 with disease annotations
  • References
    6 with disease annotations
Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    71 phenotypes from 1 allele in 4 genetic backgrounds
    102 phenotypes from multigenic genotypes
    2 images
    142 phenotype references
Phenotype Overview

adipose tissue
behavior/neurological
cardiovascular system
cellular
craniofacial
digestive/alimentary system
embryogenesis
endocrine/exocrine glands
growth/size/body
hearing/vestibular/ear
hematopoietic system
homeostasis/metabolism
integument
immune system
limbs/digits/tail
liver/biliary system
mortality/aging
muscle
nervous system
pigmentation
renal/urinary system
reproductive system
respiratory system
skeleton
taste/olfaction
tumorigenesis
vision/eye

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  • All Mutations and Alleles
    2
  • Gene trapped
    1
  • Targeted
    1
Early generation mice homozygous for a null allele have intact telomeres and appear grossly unaffected and healthy, whereas late generation mutants exhibit premature death, shortened and dysfunctional telomeres, apoptotic and proliferative defects, infertility, and multi-organ degenerative decline.
Gene Ontology
(GO)
Classifications
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  • All GO Annotations
  • GO References
Molecular Function

carbohydrate derivative binding
cytoskeletal protein binding
DNA binding
enzyme regulator
hydrolase
ligase
lipid binding
oxidoreductase
receptor
receptor binding
RNA binding
transcription
transferase
transporter
Biological Process

nucleic acid-templated transcription
carbohydrate derivative metabolism
cell death
cell differentiation
cell proliferation
cellular component organization
establishment of localization
homeostatic process
immune system process
lipid metabolic process
protein metabolic process
response to stimulus
signaling
system development
Cellular Component

cell projection
cytoplasmic vesicle
cytoskeleton
cytosol
endoplasmic reticulum
endosome
extracellular region
Golgi apparatus
mitochondrion
non-membrane-bounded organelle
nucleus
organelle envelope
organelle lumen
plasma membrane
synapse
vacuole
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Expression
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  • Assay Results
  • Tissues
  • cDNA Data
  • Literature Summary
Sequences &
Gene Models
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  • All Sequences
  • RefSeq
Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
genomic 21748 NCBI Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 397 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript NR_001579 RefSeq | MGI Sequence Detail 397 Not Specified  
For the selected sequence
Polymorphisms
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    2 from dbSNP Build 137
Molecular
Reagents
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  • All nucleic 4
    Genomic 2
    cDNA 2

    Microarray probesets 1
Other
Accession IDs
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MGD-MRK-39557
References
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  • Summaries
    All 171
    Developmental Gene Expression 1
    Diseases 6
    Gene Ontology 7
    Phenotypes 142
  • Earliest
    J:79417 Blasco MA, et al., Differential regulation of telomerase activity and telomerase RNA during multi-stage tumorigenesis. Nat Genet. 1996 Feb;12(2):200-4
  • Latest
    J:222704 Khan AM, et al., Telomere dysfunction reduces microglial numbers without fully inducing an aging phenotype. Neurobiol Aging. 2015 Jun;36(6):2164-75

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Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO), MouseCyc
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last database update
02/02/2016
MGI 6.02
The Jackson Laboratory