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Wfs1 Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Wfs1
  • Name
    wolframin ER transmembrane glycoprotein
  • Synonyms
    wolframin, Wolfram syndrome 1 homolog (human)
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:1328355
    NCBI Gene: 22393
  • Gene Overview
    MyGene.info: WFS1
  • Alliance
  • Transcription Start Sites
    1 TSS
Location &
Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr5:36966104-36988982 bp, - strand
  • From NCBI annotation of GRCm38

    View this region in JBrowse

  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 5, 19.46 cM
  • Mapping Data
    3 experiments
  • Sequence Tag
Strain
Comparison
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    196 from dbSNP Build 142
  • Strain Annotations
    18
For selected strains:
Strain Gene Model ID Feature Type Coordinates Select Strains
C57BL/6J MGI_C57BL6J_1328355
protein coding gene Chr5:36966104-36989205 (-)
129S1/SvImJ MGP_129S1SvImJ_G0029497
protein coding gene Chr5:35299777-35322703 (-)
A/J MGP_AJ_G0029463
protein coding gene Chr5:34146147-34171141 (-)
AKR/J MGP_AKRJ_G0029413
protein coding gene Chr5:35442306-35465451 (-)
BALB/cJ MGP_BALBcJ_G0029474
protein coding gene Chr5:34646615-34670306 (-)
C3H/HeJ MGP_C3HHeJ_G0029197
protein coding gene Chr5:35435452-35462418 (-)
C57BL/6NJ MGP_C57BL6NJ_G0029928
protein coding gene Chr5:37221477-37244545 (-)
CAROLI/EiJ MGP_CAROLIEiJ_G0027166
protein coding gene Chr5:31871910-31896432 (-)
CAST/EiJ MGP_CASTEiJ_G0028605
protein coding gene Chr5:34587453-34610565 (-)
CBA/J MGP_CBAJ_G0029164
protein coding gene Chr5:38129664-38152905 (-)
DBA/2J MGP_DBA2J_G0029311
protein coding gene Chr5:34274114-34297033 (-)
FVB/NJ MGP_FVBNJ_G0029270
protein coding gene Chr5:33754618-33777892 (-)
LP/J MGP_LPJ_G0029397
protein coding gene Chr5:35759574-35784075 (-)
NOD/ShiLtJ MGP_NODShiLtJ_G0029300
protein coding gene Chr5:38865014-38890571 (-)
NZO/HlLtJ MGP_NZOHlLtJ_G0029961
protein coding gene Chr5:34927140-34950068 (-)
PWK/PhJ MGP_PWKPhJ_G0028329
protein coding gene Chr5:33458358-33481232 (-)
SPRET/EiJ MGP_SPRETEiJ_G0028162
protein coding gene Chr5:34395132-34461073 (-)
WSB/EiJ MGP_WSBEiJ_G0028686
protein coding gene Chr5:35013568-35036551 (-)



Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    WFS1, wolframin ER transmembrane glycoprotein
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    10
  • Human Ortholog
    WFS1, wolframin ER transmembrane glycoprotein
    Orthology source: HomoloGene, HGNC
  • Synonyms
    CTRCT41, WFRS, WFS, WFSL
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 7466
    neXtProt AC: NX_O76024
    UniProt: O76024

  • Chr Location
    4p16.1; chr4:6260368-6303265 (+)  GRCh38.p7

  • HomoloGene
    Vertebrate Homology Class 4380
    1 human;1 mouse;1 rat;1 chimpanzee;1 cattle;1 dog;1 chicken;1 zebrafish;1 frog, western clawed;1 macaque, rhesus
  • HCOP
    human homology predictions: WFS1
  • Gene Tree
Human Diseases
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  • Diseases
    1 with Wfs1 mouse models; 4 with human WFS1 associations

Human Disease Mouse Models
      
IDs
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IDs
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IDs
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  • Mutations/Alleles
    3 with disease annotations
  • References
    6 with disease annotations
Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    49 phenotypes from 3 alleles in 6 genetic backgrounds
    61 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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Mice homozygous for a null allele exhibit decreased pancreatic beta cells and impaired glucose tolerance. Mice homozygous for a knock-out allele exhibit impaired glucose tolerance, decreased body weight, and abnormal behavior associated with increased sensitivity to stress.
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 22393 NCBI Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 22879 C57BL/6J ±  kb
    transcript NM_011716 RefSeq | MGI Sequence Detail 3564 C57BL/6  
    polypeptide P56695 UniProt | EBI | MGI Sequence Detail 890 Not Applicable  
    For the selected sequence
    Protein
    Information
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    Molecular
    Reagents
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    • All nucleic 54
      cDNA 52
      Primer pair 2

      Microarray probesets 3
    Other
    Accession IDs
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    MGI:2140914
    References
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    • Summaries
      All 98
      Developmental Gene Expression 5
      Diseases 6
      Gene Ontology 10
      Phenotypes 61
    • Earliest
      J:5021 Batchelor AL, et al., A comparison of the mutagenic effectiveness of chronic neutron- and gamma-irradiation of mouse spermatogonia. Mutat Res. 1966 Jun;3(3):218-29
    • Latest
      J:260105 Ivask M, et al., Hippocampus and Hypothalamus RNA-sequencing of WFS1-deficient Mice. Neuroscience. 2018 Mar 15;374:91-103

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    last database update
    11/06/2018
    MGI 6.13
    The Jackson Laboratory