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Sost Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Sost
  • Name
    sclerostin
  • Synonyms
    5430411E23Rik
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:1921749
    NCBI Gene: 74499
  • Gene Overview
    MyGene.info: SOST
  • Alliance
Location & Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr11:101962458-101967015 bp, - strand
  • From VEGA annotation of GRCm38

    Mouse Genome Browser

  • Download
    Sequence
      4558 bp   ±  kb flank

  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 11, 65.48 cM, cytoband D
  • Mapping Data
    2 experiments
Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    SOST, sclerostin
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    9
  • Human Ortholog
    SOST, sclerostin
    Orthology source: HomoloGene, HGNC
  • Synonyms
    CDD, DAND6, SOST1, VBCH
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 50964
    neXtProt AC: NX_Q9BQB4
    UniProt: Q9BQB4

  • Chr Location
    17q21.31; chr17:43753731-43758788 (-)  GRCh38.p7

Human Diseases
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  • Diseases
    2 with Sost mouse models; 3 with human SOST 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
    3 with disease annotations
Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    30 phenotypes from 5 alleles in 5 genetic backgrounds
    19 phenotypes from multigenic genotypes
    1 images
    41 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

Click cells to view annotations.
Mice homozygous for a null allele exhibit an increase in trabecular and cortical bone volume, mineral density, and formation.
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 OTTMUSG00000002135 VEGA Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 4558 C57BL/6J ±  kb
    transcript OTTMUST00000004344 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 2066 Not Applicable  
    polypeptide OTTMUSP00000002060 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 211 Not Applicable  
    For the selected sequence
    Polymorphisms
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    • SNPs within 2kb
      45 from dbSNP Build 142
    Protein
    Information
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    • UniProt
      2 Sequences
    • PDB
    • InterPro Domains
      IPR029034 Cystine-knot cytokine
      IPR015665 Sclerostin
      IPR008835 Sclerostin/Sclerostin domain-containing protein 1
    Molecular
    Reagents
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    • All nucleic 9
      cDNA 7
      Other 2

      Microarray probesets 3
    References
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    • Summaries
      All 98
      Developmental Gene Expression 21
      Diseases 3
      Gene Ontology 9
      Phenotypes 41
    • Earliest
      J:56548 Zheng B, et al., Engineering a mouse balancer chromosome. Nat Genet. 1999 Aug;22(4):375-8
    • Latest
      J:261043 Chan WL, et al., Impaired proteoglycan glycosylation, elevated TGF-beta signaling, and abnormal osteoblast differentiation as the basis for bone fragility in a mouse model for gerodermia osteodysplastica. PLoS Genet. 2018 Mar;14(3):e1007242

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    last database update
    10/09/2018
    MGI 6.12
    The Jackson Laboratory