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B4galt2
Gene Detail
 Symbol
Name
ID
B4galt2
UDP-Gal:betaGlcNAc beta 1,4- galactosyltransferase, polypeptide 2
MGI:1858493
Feature Type protein coding gene
Genetic Map
Chromosome 4
53.70 cM, cytoband D1
Detailed Genetic Map ± 1 cM


Mapping data(2)
Sequence Map
Chr4:117869260-117883487 bp, - strand
From VEGA annotation of GRCm38

  14228 bp   ±  kb flank

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Vertebrate
homology
HomoloGene:2804  Vertebrate Homology Class
1 human; 1 mouse; 1 rat; 1 chimpanzee; 1 rhesus macaque; 1 cattle; 1 dog; 1 chicken; 1 zebrafish

Protein SuperFamily: beta-1,4-galactosyltransferase, B4GalT1-6 types
Gene Tree: B4galt2

Human
homologs
Human Homolog B4GALT2, UDP-Gal:betaGlcNAc beta 1,4- galactosyltransferase, polypeptide 2
NCBI Gene ID 8704
neXtProt AC  NX_O60909
Human Synonyms  B4Gal-T2, B4Gal-T3, beta4Gal-T2
Human Chr (Location)  1p34-p33; chr1:43979202-43991171 (+)  GRCh38
Alleles
and
phenotypes
All alleles(1) : Targeted(1)
 
Mice homozygous for a null allele exhibit decreased brain weight, ectopic Purkinje cells in the cerebellum, and impaired spatial learning and coordination.
 
Gene Ontology
(GO)
classifications
All GO classifications: (11 annotations)
Process carbohydrate metabolic process
Component Golgi apparatus, integral component of membrane, ...
Function beta-N-acetylglucosaminylglycopeptide beta-1,4-galactosyltransferase activity, lactose synthase activity, ...
External Resources: FuncBase
Expression
Literature Summary: (3 records)
Data Summary: Results (142)    Tissues (130)    Images (11)
Theiler Stages: 1, 2, 3, 5, 19, 22, 25, 28
Assay TypeResults
RNA in situ 115
Northern blot 18
RT-PCR 9
cDNA source data(45)
External Resources: Allen Institute   GEO   ArrayExpress
Molecular
reagents
All nucleic(48) Genomic(1) cDNA(45) Primer pair(2)
Microarray probesets(5)
Other database
links
VEGA Gene ModelOTTMUSG00000008664 (Evidence)
Ensembl Gene ModelENSMUSG00000028541 (Evidence)
Entrez Gene53418 (Evidence)
UniGene123843
DFCITC1579894
EC2.4.1.-, 2.4.1.22, 2.4.1.38, 2.4.1.90
Consensus CDS ProjectCCDS18539.1
International Mouse Knockout Project StatusB4galt2
Sequences
Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
genomic OTTMUSG00000008664 VEGA Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 14228 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript OTTMUST00000090020 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 4093 Not Applicable 
polypeptide OTTMUSP00000049282 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 369 Not Applicable 

For the selected sequences
All sequences(59) RefSeq(11) UniProt(5)
Polymorphisms SNPs within 2kb(68 from dbSNP Build 137)
Protein-related
information
ResourceIDDescription
InterPro IPR003859 Galactosyltransferase, metazoa
Protein Ontology PR:000004606 beta-1,4-galactosyltransferase 2
References (Earliest) J:67774 Nakamura N, et al., Differential gene expression of beta-1,4-galactosyltransferases I, II and V during mouse brain development. J Neurochem. 2001 Jan;76(1):29-38
(Latest) J:150715 Malcuit C, et al., Identification of novel oocyte and granulosa cell markers. Gene Expr Patterns. 2009 Jun 16;
All references(30)

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last database update
04/15/2014
MGI 5.17
The Jackson Laboratory