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Vax1
Gene Detail
Symbol

Name
ID
Vax1
ventral anterior homeobox 1
MGI:1277163
Feature Type
protein coding gene
Genetic Map
Chromosome 19
54.61 cM
Detailed Genetic Map ± 1 cM


Mapping data(1)
Sequence Map
Chr19:59166187-59170056 bp, - strand
From VEGA annotation of GRCm38

  3870 bp   ±  kb flank

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Vertebrate
homology
HomoloGene:7593  Vertebrate Homology Class
1 human; 1 mouse; 1 rat; 1 chimpanzee; 1 cattle; 1 dog; 1 chicken; 1 western clawed frog; 1 zebrafish

Gene Tree: Vax1

Human
homologs
Human Homolog VAX1, ventral anterior homeobox 1
NCBI Gene ID 11023
neXtProt AC  NX_Q5SQQ9
Human Synonyms  MCOPS11
Human Chr (Location)  10q26.1; chr10:117128521-117138301 (-)  GRCh38
Disease Associations  (1) Diseases Associated with Human VAX1
Mutations,
alleles, and
phenotypes
All mutations/alleles(5) : Targeted(5)
 
Homozygous null mutants exhibit cleft palate and most die at birth. A few survive to 2 weeks of age. Mutants display defects in axon guidance, coloboma, dysgenesis of the optic nerve, defects of basal telencephalon, and holoprosencephaly.
 
Gene Ontology
(GO)
classifications
All GO classifications: (26 annotations)
Process axon guidance, brain development, ...
Component nucleus
Function chromatin DNA binding, DNA binding, ...
External Resources: FuncBase
Expression
Literature Summary: (40 records)
Data Summary: Results (218)    Tissues (187)    Images (36)    Tissue x Stage Matrix (view)
Assay TypeResults
RNA in situ 218
cDNA source data(10)
External Resources: Allen Institute   GENSAT   GEO   Expression Atlas
Molecular
reagents
All nucleic(15) cDNA(11) Primer pair(1) Other(3)
Microarray probesets(2)
Other database
links
VEGA Gene ModelOTTMUSG00000037558 (Evidence)
Ensembl Gene ModelENSMUSG00000006270 (Evidence)
Entrez Gene22326 (Evidence)
UniGene23801
DFCITC1692908
DoTSDT.87032698, DT.110882758
NIA Mouse Gene IndexU039191
Consensus CDS ProjectCCDS29933.1
International Mouse Knockout Project StatusVax1
Sequences
Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
genomic OTTMUSG00000037558 VEGA Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 3870 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript OTTMUST00000096822 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 1044 Not Applicable 
polypeptide OTTMUSP00000054141 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 338 Not Applicable 

For the selected sequences
All sequences(23) RefSeq(4) UniProt(1)
Polymorphisms
RFLP(1) : SNPs within 2kb(7 from dbSNP Build 137)
Protein-related
information
ResourceIDDescription
InterPro IPR000047 Helix-turn-helix motif
InterPro IPR017970 Homeobox, conserved site
InterPro IPR001356 Homeodomain
InterPro IPR009057 Homeodomain-like
Protein Ontology PR:000017268 ventral anterior homeobox 1
References
(Earliest) J:49133 Hallonet M, et al., Vax1 is a novel homeobox-containing gene expressed in the developing anterior ventral forebrain. Development. 1998 Jul;125(14):2599-610
(Latest) J:212992 Silbereis JC, et al., Olig1 function is required to repress dlx1/2 and interneuron production in Mammalian brain. Neuron. 2014 Feb 5;81(3):574-87
All references(64)

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last database update
12/09/2014
MGI 5.20
The Jackson Laboratory