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Taz
Gene Detail
 Symbol
Name
ID
Taz
tafazzin
MGI:109626
Synonyms 5031411C02Rik, 9130012G04Rik, G4.5
Feature Type protein coding gene
Genetic Map
Chromosome X
37.95 cM, cytoband C1-C3
Detailed Genetic Map ± 1 cM


Mapping data(4)
Sequence Map
ChrX:74281912-74290151 bp, + strand
From VEGA annotation of GRCm38

  8240 bp   ±  kb flank

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Vertebrate
homology
HomoloGene:37264  Vertebrate Homology Class
1 human; 1 mouse; 1 rat; 1 rhesus macaque; 1 cattle; 1 dog; 1 western clawed frog; 1 zebrafish

Gene Tree: Taz

Human
homologs
Human Homolog TAZ, tafazzin
NCBI Gene ID 6901
neXtProt AC  NX_Q16635
Human Synonyms  BTHS, CMD3A, EFE, EFE2, G4.5, LVNCX, Taz1
Human Chr (Location)  Xq28; chrX:154411541-154421726 (+)  GRCh38
Disease Associations  (1) Diseases Associated with Human TAZ
Mutations,
alleles, and
phenotypes
All mutations/alleles(2) : Targeted(2)
Interactions
Taz interacts with 143 markers (Mir19a, Mir26a-2, Mir26b, ...)
Gene Ontology
(GO)
classifications
All GO classifications: (17 annotations)
Process cardiac muscle contraction, cardiac muscle tissue development, ...
Component cytosol, membrane, ...
Function 1-acylglycerophosphocholine O-acyltransferase activity
This is a GO Consortium Reference Genome Project gene.
External Resources: FuncBase
Expression
Literature Summary: (3 records)
Data Summary: Results (94)    Tissues (94)    Images (3)
Theiler Stages: 22
Assay TypeResults
RNA in situ 94
cDNA source data(15)
External Resources: Allen Institute   GEO   Expression Atlas
Molecular
reagents
All nucleic(22) Genomic(6) cDNA(16)
Microarray probesets(5)
Other database
links
VEGA Gene ModelOTTMUSG00000017668 (Evidence)
Ensembl Gene ModelENSMUSG00000009995 (Evidence)
Entrez Gene66826 (Evidence)
DFCITC1574015, TC1595701, TC1644521, TC1649884, TC1748776
NIA Mouse Gene IndexU019955
Consensus CDS ProjectCCDS30224.1, CCDS53107.1, CCDS57764.1, CCDS72400.1
International Mouse Knockout Project StatusTaz
Sequences
Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
genomic OTTMUSG00000017668 VEGA Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 8240 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript OTTMUST00000046890 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 1786 Not Applicable 
polypeptide OTTMUSP00000021189 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 263 Not Applicable 

For the selected sequences
All sequences(140) RefSeq(26) UniProt(14)
Polymorphisms SNPs within 2kb(44 from dbSNP Build 137)
Protein-related
information
ResourceIDDescription
InterPro IPR002123 Phospholipid/glycerol acyltransferase
InterPro IPR000872 Tafazzin
Protein Ontology PR:000016092 tafazzin
References (Earliest) J:26634 Rivella S, et al., A comparative transcriptional map of a region of 250 kb on the human and mouse X chromosome between the G6PD and the FLN1 genes. Genomics. 1995 Aug 10;28(3):377-82
(Latest) J:199410 Yang JY, et al., Osteoblast-targeted overexpression of TAZ increases bone mass in vivo. PLoS One. 2013;8(2):e56585
All references(38)
Other
accession IDs
MGD-MRK-39625, MGI:1914076, MGI:1926060, MGI:2147995, MGI:2148024

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last database update
08/26/2014
MGI 5.19
The Jackson Laboratory