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Ece1
Gene Detail
 Symbol
Name
ID
Ece1
endothelin converting enzyme 1
MGI:1101357
Feature Type protein coding gene
Genetic Map
Chromosome 4
70.02 cM
Detailed Genetic Map ± 1 cM


Mapping data(1)
Sequence Map
Chr4:137862237-137965229 bp, + strand
From VEGA annotation of GRCm38

  102993 bp   ±  kb flank

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Vertebrate
homology
HomoloGene:1068  Vertebrate Homology Class
1 human; 1 mouse; 1 rat; 1 chimpanzee; 1 rhesus macaque; 1 dog; 1 chicken; 1 zebrafish

Protein SuperFamily: neprilysin-like metallopeptidase
Gene Tree: Ece1

Human
homologs
Human Homolog ECE1, endothelin converting enzyme 1
NCBI Gene ID 1889
neXtProt AC  NX_P42892
Human Synonyms  ECE
Human Chr (Location)  1p36.1; chr1:21217247-21345541 (-)  GRCh38
Disease Associations  (2) Diseases Associated with Human ECE1
Alleles
and
phenotypes
All alleles(105) : Gene trapped(102) Targeted(3)
Incidental mutations (data from Mutagenetix , APF )
 
Homozygotes for targeted null mutations show cardiac and craniofacial abnormalities and embryonic mortality.
 
Human Diseases Modeled Using Mouse Ece1 (1)    Alleles Annotated to Human Diseases(1)    Phenotype Images(2)
Gene Ontology
(GO)
classifications
All GO classifications: (53 annotations)
Process apoptotic process, bradykinin catabolic process, ...
Component cell surface, cytoplasmic vesicle, ...
Function endopeptidase activity, hydrolase activity, ...
External Resources: FuncBase
Expression
Literature Summary: (11 records)
Data Summary: Results (114)    Tissues (44)    Images (50)
Theiler Stages: 11, 13, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 28
Assay TypeResults
RNA in situ 96
Northern blot 18
cDNA source data(18)
External Resources: Allen Institute   GEO   ArrayExpress
Molecular
reagents
All nucleic(20) Genomic(1) cDNA(19)
Microarray probesets(5)
Other database
links
VEGA Gene ModelOTTMUSG00000009809 (Evidence)
Ensembl Gene ModelENSMUSG00000057530 (Evidence)
Entrez Gene230857 (Evidence)
DFCITC1574383, TC1605194, TC1677994
DoTSDT.103566788, DT.532199, DT.55200275, DT.87035452
NIA Mouse Gene IndexU004990
EC3.4.24.71
Consensus CDS ProjectCCDS18822.1
International Mouse Knockout Project StatusEce1
Sequences
Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
genomic OTTMUSG00000009809 VEGA Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 102993 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript OTTMUST00000022738 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 4816 Not Applicable 
polypeptide OTTMUSP00000010377 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 753 Not Applicable 

For the selected sequences
All sequences(55) RefSeq(10) UniProt(4)
Polymorphisms SNPs within 2kb(1636 from dbSNP Build 137)
Protein-related
information
ResourceIDDescription
InterPro IPR024079 Metallopeptidase, catalytic domain
InterPro IPR000718 Peptidase M13
InterPro IPR018497 Peptidase M13, C-terminal domain
InterPro IPR008753 Peptidase M13, N-terminal domain
Protein Ontology PR:000006874 endothelin-converting enzyme 1
References (Earliest) J:40232 Xu D, et al., ECE-1: a membrane-bound metalloprotease that catalyzes the proteolytic activation of big endothelin-1. Cell. 1994 Aug 12;78(3):473-85
(Latest) J:210133 Hartopo AB, et al., Endothelin-converting enzyme-1 gene ablation attenuates pulmonary fibrosis via CGRP-cAMP/EPAC1 pathway. Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol. 2013 Apr;48(4):465-76
All references(55)
Other
accession IDs
MGI:2140570

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
07/15/2014
MGI 5.18
The Jackson Laboratory