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Apaf1 Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Apaf1
  • Name
    apoptotic peptidase activating factor 1
  • Synonyms
    6230400I06Rik, Apaf1l
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:1306796
    NCBI Gene: 11783
  • Gene Overview
    MyGene.info: APAF1
  • Alliance
Location & Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr10:90989311-91082770 bp, - strand
  • From VEGA annotation of GRCm38

    Mouse Genome Browser

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    Sequence
      93460 bp   ±  kb flank

  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 10, 45.47 cM, cytoband C3-D1
  • Mapping Data
    6 experiments
Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    APAF1, apoptotic peptidase activating factor 1
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    10
  • Human Ortholog
    APAF1, apoptotic peptidase activating factor 1
    Orthology source: HomoloGene, HGNC
  • Synonyms
    APAF-1, CED4
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 317
    neXtProt AC: NX_O14727
    UniProt: O14727

  • Chr Location
    12q23.1; chr12:98645141-98735433 (+)  GRCh38.p7

Human Diseases
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  • Diseases
    1 with Apaf1 mouse models

Human Disease Mouse Models
      
IDs
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  • Mutations/Alleles
    1 with disease annotations
  • References
    1 with disease annotations
Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    113 phenotypes from 6 alleles in 12 genetic backgrounds
    6 phenotypes from multigenic genotypes
    68 phenotype references
Phenotype Overview

adipose tissue
behavior/neurological
cardiovascular system
cellular
craniofacial
digestive/alimentary system
embryo
endocrine/exocrine glands
growth/size/body
hearing/vestibular/ear
hematopoietic system
homeostasis/metabolism
immune system
integument
limbs/digits/tail
liver/biliary system
mortality/aging
muscle
neoplasm
nervous system
pigmentation
renal/urinary system
reproductive system
respiratory system
skeleton
taste/olfaction
vision/eye

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Homozygotes for targeted null mutations have defects in apoptosis resulting in brain overgrowth, craniofacial defects, interdigit webbing and altered lens and retina. Most mutants die by embryonic day 16.5 or perinatally, and male survivors are sterile.
Gene Ontology
(GO)
Classifications
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  • All GO Annotations
  • GO References
Molecular Function

carbohydrate derivative binding
cytoskeletal protein binding
DNA binding
enzyme regulator
hydrolase
ligase
lipid binding
oxidoreductase
RNA binding
signaling receptor activity
signaling receptor binding
transcription
transferase
transporter
Biological Process

carbohydrate derivative metabolism
cell death
cell differentiation
cell proliferation
cellular component organization
establishment of localization
homeostatic process
immune system process
lipid metabolic process
nucleic acid-templated transcription
protein metabolic process
response to stimulus
signaling
system development
Cellular Component

cell projection
cytoplasmic vesicle
cytoskeleton
cytosol
endoplasmic reticulum
endosome
extracellular region
Golgi apparatus
mitochondrion
non-membrane-bounded organelle
nucleus
organelle envelope
organelle lumen
plasma membrane
synapse
vacuole
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Expression
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Expression Overview

early conceptus
embryo ectoderm
embryo endoderm
embryo mesoderm
embryo mesenchyme
extraembryonic component
alimentary system
auditory system
branchial arches
cardiovascular system
connective tissue
endocrine system
exocrine system
hemolymphoid system
integumental system
limbs
liver and biliary system
musculoskeletal system
nervous system
olfactory system
reproductive system
respiratory system
urinary system
visual system
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  • Assay Results
  • Tissues
  • cDNA Data
  • Literature Summary
  • Comparison Matrix
  • Interactions
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    Sequences &
    Gene Models
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    Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
    genomic OTTMUSG00000027822 VEGA Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 93460 C57BL/6J ±  kb
    transcript OTTMUST00000068865 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 6433 Not Applicable  
    polypeptide OTTMUSP00000034902 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 1249 Not Applicable  
    For the selected sequence
    Polymorphisms
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    • SNPs within 2kb
      610 from dbSNP Build 142
    Protein
    Information
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    Molecular
    Reagents
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    • All nucleic 108
      Genomic 2
      cDNA 104
      Primer pair 2

      Microarray probesets 4
    Other
    Accession IDs
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    MGI:1096874, MGI:1277987, MGI:1923379
    References
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    • Summaries
      All 132
      Developmental Gene Expression 19
      Diseases 1
      Gene Ontology 17
      Phenotypes 68
    • Earliest
      J:137335 Roderick TH, Chromosomal inversions in studies of mammalian mutagenesis. Genetics. 1979 May;92(1 Pt 1 Suppl):s121-6
    • Latest
      J:261070 Tong H, et al., Apaf1 plays a negative regulatory role in T cell responses by suppressing activation of antigen-stimulated T cells. PLoS One. 2018;13(3):e0195119

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    last database update
    10/16/2018
    MGI 6.12
    The Jackson Laboratory