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Prg4 Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Prg4
  • Name
    proteoglycan 4 (megakaryocyte stimulating factor, articular superficial zone protein)
  • Synonyms
    DOL54, lubricin, MSF, SZP
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:1891344
    NCBI Gene: 96875
  • Gene Overview
    MyGene.info: PRG4
  • Alliance
  • Transcription Start Sites
    6 TSS
Location &
Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr1:150449412-150466165 bp, - strand
  • From Ensembl annotation of GRCm38

    View this region in JBrowse

  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 1, 63.84 cM, cytoband G
  • Mapping Data
    2 experiments
Strain
Comparison
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    210 from dbSNP Build 142
  • Strain Annotations
    18
For selected strains:
Strain Gene Model ID Feature Type Coordinates Select Strains
C57BL/6J MGI_C57BL6J_1891344
protein coding gene Chr1:150449412-150466221 (-)
129S1/SvImJ MGP_129S1SvImJ_G0016577
protein coding gene Chr1:155097239-155114287 (-)
A/J MGP_AJ_G0016559
protein coding gene Chr1:148850889-148866982 (-)
AKR/J MGP_AKRJ_G0016524
protein coding gene Chr1:153399479-153415831 (-)
BALB/cJ MGP_BALBcJ_G0016519
protein coding gene Chr1:149378864-149394688 (-)
C3H/HeJ MGP_C3HHeJ_G0016344
protein coding gene Chr1:153580422-153596442 (-)
C57BL/6NJ MGP_C57BL6NJ_G0016980
protein coding gene Chr1:160474800-160491553 (-)
CAROLI/EiJ MGP_CAROLIEiJ_G0014689
protein coding gene Chr1:141207742-141224588 (-)
CAST/EiJ MGP_CASTEiJ_G0015923
protein coding gene Chr1:152976996-152993750 (-)
CBA/J MGP_CBAJ_G0016318
protein coding gene Chr1:166142032-166157954 (-)
DBA/2J MGP_DBA2J_G0016424
protein coding gene Chr1:147904570-147920987 (-)
FVB/NJ MGP_FVBNJ_G0016422
protein coding gene Chr1:146358609-146374646 (-)
LP/J MGP_LPJ_G0016495
protein coding gene Chr1:156131084-156147322 (-)
NOD/ShiLtJ MGP_NODShiLtJ_G0016448
protein coding gene Chr1:173836896-173854529 (-)
NZO/HlLtJ MGP_NZOHlLtJ_G0017016
protein coding gene Chr1:153211381-153227470 (-)
PWK/PhJ MGP_PWKPhJ_G0015709
protein coding gene Chr1:146820837-146837254 (-)
SPRET/EiJ MGP_SPRETEiJ_G0015496
protein coding gene Chr1:151997782-152013603 (-)
WSB/EiJ MGP_WSBEiJ_G0015986
protein coding gene Chr1:153286260-153303176 (-)



Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    PRG4, proteoglycan 4
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    2
  • Human Ortholog
    PRG4, proteoglycan 4
    Orthology source: HGNC
  • Synonyms
    CACP, HAPO, JCAP, MSF, SZP
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 10216
    neXtProt AC: NX_Q92954
    UniProt: Q92954

  • Chr Location
    1q31.1; chr1:186296273-186314562 (+)  GRCh38.p7

Human Diseases
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  • Diseases
    1 with human PRG4 associations

Human Disease Mouse Models
      
IDs
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Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    11 phenotypes from 3 alleles in 3 genetic backgrounds
    3 images
    30 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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Aging homozygous null mice develop a hopping gait, irregular endochondral growth plates, altered cartilage surface, camptodactyly, progressive synovial hyperplasia and, ultimately, joint failure.
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 population 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 ENSMUSG00000006014 Ensembl Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 16754 C57BL/6J ±  kb
    transcript ENSMUST00000161611 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 3821 Not Applicable  
    polypeptide ENSMUSP00000125677 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 1221 Not Applicable  
    For the selected sequence
    Protein
    Information
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    Molecular
    Reagents
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    • All nucleic 9
      cDNA 7
      Other 2

      Microarray probesets 3
    References
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    • Summaries
      All 67
      Developmental Gene Expression 19
      Gene Ontology 5
      Phenotypes 30
    • Earliest
      J:75732 Kuroda M, et al., Induction of a secreted protein by the myxoid liposarcoma oncogene. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1999 Apr 27;96(9):5025-30
    • Latest
      J:271296 Nahon JE, et al., Proteoglycan 4 deficiency protects against glucose intolerance and fatty liver disease in diet-induced obese mice. Biochim Biophys Acta Mol Basis Dis. 2019 Feb 1;1865(2):494-501

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    last database update
    10/08/2019
    MGI 6.14
    The Jackson Laboratory