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Faah
Gene Detail
Symbol

Name
ID
Faah
fatty acid amide hydrolase
MGI:109609
Feature Type
protein coding gene
Genetic Map
Chromosome 4
53.08 cM
Detailed Genetic Map ± 1 cM


Mapping data(5)
Sequence Map
Chr4:115967145-116017926 bp, - strand
From VEGA annotation of GRCm38

  50782 bp   ±  kb flank

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Mouse Genome Browser
Vertebrate
homology
HomoloGene:68184  Vertebrate Homology Class
1 human; 1 mouse; 2 rat; 1 chimpanzee; 1 rhesus macaque; 1 cattle; 1 dog; 1 chicken

HCOP human homology predictions: FAAH
Protein SuperFamily: amidase, fungal type
Gene Tree: Faah

Human
homologs
FAAH, fatty acid amide hydrolase
Orthology source: HomoloGene

IDs:
NCBI Gene ID: 2166
neXtProt AC: NX_O00519

Human Synonyms: FAAH-1, PSAB

Human Chr (Location): 1p35-p34; chr1:46394267-46413848 (+)  GRCh38.p2

Disease Associations: (1) Diseases Associated with Human FAAH

Mutations,
alleles, and
phenotypes
All mutations/alleles(3) : Targeted(3)
Genomic Mutations involving Faah (1)
Incidental mutations (data from Mutagenetix , APF )
 
Mice homozygous for disruptions in this gene show a normal phenotype.
 
Interactions
Faah interacts with 219 markers (Mir9-1, Mir9-2, Mir9-3, ...)
Gene Ontology
(GO)
classifications
All GO classifications: (18 annotations)
Process fatty acid catabolic process
Component endoplasmic reticulum, Golgi apparatus, ...
Function acylglycerol lipase activity, amidase activity, ...
External Resources: FuncBase
Expression
Literature Summary: (5 records)
Data Summary: Results (165)    Tissues (24)    Images (39)    Tissue x Stage Matrix (view)
Assay TypeResults
RNA in situ 165
cDNA source data(71)
Other mouse links: Allen Institute   GEO   Expression Atlas
Other vertebrate links: Xenbase faah.2, faah.3, LOC100487591    NEW 
Molecular
reagents
All nucleic(74) Genomic(1) cDNA(71) Primer pair(2)
Microarray probesets(5)
Other database
links
VEGA Gene Model OTTMUSG00000008726 (Evidence)
Ensembl Gene Model ENSMUSG00000034171 (Evidence)
Entrez Gene 14073 (Evidence)
UniGene 256025
DFCI TC1608076, TC1740699, TC1590719, TC1574604
DoTS DT.101123164, DT.50315535, DT.101159327, DT.101123172, DT.55207737, DT.91316230
EC 3.5.1.99
Consensus CDS Project CCDS18501.1
International Mouse Phenotyping Consortium Status Faah
Sequences
Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
genomic OTTMUSG00000008726 VEGA Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 50782 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript OTTMUST00000019833 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 3827 Not Applicable 
polypeptide OTTMUSP00000009093 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 579 Not Applicable 

For the selected sequences
All sequences(63) RefSeq(2) UniProt(4)
Polymorphisms
PCR(1) : SNPs within 2kb(180 from dbSNP Build 137)
Protein-related
information
ResourceIDDescription
InterPro IPR000120 Amidase
InterPro IPR020556 Amidase, conserved site
InterPro IPR023631 Amidase signature domain
Protein Ontology PR:000007305 fatty-acid amide hydrolase 1
References
(Earliest) J:39332 Giang DK, et al., Molecular characterization of human and mouse fatty acid amide hydrolases. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1997 Mar 18;94(6):2238-42
(Latest) J:208387 Dainese E, et al., Membrane lipids are key modulators of the endocannabinoid-hydrolase FAAH. Biochem J. 2014 Feb 1;457(3):463-72
All references(89)
Other
accession IDs
MGD-MRK-39608, MGI:2140571

Contributing Projects:
Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO), MouseCyc
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last database update
06/23/2015
MGI 5.22
The Jackson Laboratory