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Gcnt2
Gene Detail
 Symbol
Name
ID
Gcnt2
glucosaminyl (N-acetyl) transferase 2, I-branching enzyme
MGI:1100870
Synonyms 5330430K10Rik, IGnT, IGnTA, IGnTB, IGnTC
Feature Type protein coding gene
Genetic Map
Chromosome 13
20.12 cM, cytoband A5
Detailed Genetic Map ± 1 cM


Mapping data(3)
Sequence Map
Chr13:40859768-40960891 bp, + strand
From Ensembl annotation of GRCm38

  101124 bp   ±  kb flank

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Vertebrate
homology
HomoloGene:41535  Vertebrate Homology Class
1 human; 1 mouse; 1 rat; 1 chimpanzee; 1 rhesus macaque; 1 cattle; 1 dog; 1 chicken

Gene Tree: Gcnt2

Human
homologs
Human Homolog GCNT2, glucosaminyl (N-acetyl) transferase 2, I-branching enzyme (I blood group)
NCBI Gene ID 2651
neXtProt AC  NX_Q06430, NX_Q8N0V5, NX_Q8NFS9
Human Synonyms  bA360O19.2, bA421M1.1, CCAT, CTRCT13, GCNT2C, GCNT5, IGNT, II, NACGT1, NAGCT1, ULG3
Human Chr (Location)  6p24.2; chr6:10521283-10629368 (+)  GRCh38
Alleles
and
phenotypes
All alleles(122) : Targeted(2) Gene trapped(120)
 
Mice homozygous for a knock-out allele show hypoactivity, a reduced B cell number, epidermoid cyst formation in male abdominal skin, and impaired renal function with increased blood urea nitrogen and creatinine levels and vacuolization of renal tubular epithelial cells in aging mice.
 
Gene Ontology
(GO)
classifications
All GO classifications: (27 annotations)
Process maintenance of lens transparency, negative regulation of cell-substrate adhesion, ...
Component Golgi apparatus, integral component of membrane, ...
Function acetylglucosaminyltransferase activity, N-acetyllactosaminide beta-1,6-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase activity, ...
External Resources: FuncBase
Expression
Literature Summary: (6 records)
Data Summary: Results (156)    Tissues (113)    Images (24)
Theiler Stages: 12, 22, 23
Assay TypeResults
Immunohistochemistry 28
RNA in situ 128
cDNA source data(18)
External Resources: Allen Institute   GEO   ArrayExpress
Molecular
reagents
All nucleic(18) cDNA(18)
Microarray probesets(9)
Other database
links
Ensembl Gene ModelENSMUSG00000021360 (Evidence)
Entrez Gene14538 (Evidence)
DFCITC1584765, TC1584886, TC1585003, TC1608697, TC1663086, TC1718394
DoTSDT.101376139, DT.101387781, DT.101406963, DT.110971395, DT.91338751, DT.94299631, DT.94310206, DT.97334692, DT.97361430, DT.99855725
EC2.4.1.150
Consensus CDS ProjectCCDS26468.1, CCDS26469.1, CCDS36637.1
International Mouse Knockout Project StatusGcnt2
Sequences
Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
genomic ENSMUSG00000021360 Ensembl Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 101124 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript ENSMUST00000110191 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 4342 Not Applicable 
polypeptide ENSMUSP00000105820 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 401 Not Applicable 

For the selected sequences
All sequences(73) RefSeq(8) UniProt(10)
Polymorphisms SNPs within 2kb(410 from dbSNP Build 137)    SNPs within 2kb including multiple locations(412)
Protein-related
information
ResourceIDDescription
InterPro IPR003406 Glycosyl transferase, family 14
Protein Ontology PR:000007904 N-acetyllactosaminide beta-1,6-N-acetylglucosaminyl-transferase
References (Earliest) J:32534 Lee JE, et al., Pattern of the insulin-like growth factor II gene expression during early mouse embryogenesis. Development. 1990 Sep;110(1):151-9
(Latest) J:205650 Zhang H, et al., Engagement of I-branching {beta}-1, 6-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase 2 in breast cancer metastasis and TGF-{beta} signaling. Cancer Res. 2011 Jul 15;71(14):4846-56
All references(41)
Other
accession IDs
MGI:1925531

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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
04/08/2014
MGI 5.17
The Jackson Laboratory