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Defb4 Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Defb4
  • Name
    defensin beta 4
  • Synonyms
    2310001F05Rik, MBD-4
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:1927667
    NCBI Gene: 56519
  • Alliance
  • Transcription Start Sites
    1 TSS
Location &
Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr8:19198706-19201545 bp, + strand
  • From Ensembl annotation of GRCm38

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  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 8, 10.35 cM, cytoband A3
  • Mapping Data
    5 experiments
Strain
Comparison
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    13 from dbSNP Build 142
  • Strain Annotations
    18
For selected strains:
Strain Gene Model ID Feature Type Coordinates Select Strains
C57BL/6J MGI_C57BL6J_1927667
protein coding gene Chr8:19198704-19201547 (+)
129S1/SvImJ MGP_129S1SvImJ_G0033416
protein coding gene Chr8:16675662-16678435 (+)
A/J MGP_AJ_G0033397
protein coding gene Chr8:16109625-16113766 (+)
AKR/J MGP_AKRJ_G0033327
protein coding gene Chr8:16598266-16601065 (+)
BALB/cJ MGP_BALBcJ_G0033397
protein coding gene Chr8:16227008-16229789 (+)
C3H/HeJ MGP_C3HHeJ_G0033109
protein coding gene Chr8:16788421-16791210 (+)
C57BL/6NJ MGP_C57BL6NJ_G0033910
protein coding gene Chr8:17214800-17217929 (+)
CAROLI/EiJ MGP_CAROLIEiJ_G0030877
protein coding gene Chr8:15388083-15388450 (+)
CAST/EiJ MGP_CASTEiJ_G0032432
protein coding gene Chr8:16618084-16620532 (+)
CBA/J MGP_CBAJ_G0033083
protein coding gene Chr8:17985047-17987832 (+)
DBA/2J MGP_DBA2J_G0033237
protein coding gene Chr8:16057043-16059800 (+)
FVB/NJ MGP_FVBNJ_G0033185
protein coding gene Chr8:16060646-16063421 (+)
LP/J MGP_LPJ_G0033330
protein coding gene Chr8:16730947-16733431 (+)
NOD/ShiLtJ MGP_NODShiLtJ_G0033222
protein coding gene Chr8:18119915-18120283 (+)
NZO/HlLtJ MGP_NZOHlLtJ_G0033927
protein coding gene Chr8:16592231-16596326 (+)
PWK/PhJ MGP_PWKPhJ_G0032145
protein coding gene Chr8:16076901-16079639 (+)
SPRET/EiJ MGP_SPRETEiJ_G0031986
protein coding gene Chr8:16519492-16521846 (+)
WSB/EiJ MGP_WSBEiJ_G0032549
protein coding gene Chr8:16689903-16693656 (+)



Homology
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Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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Gene Ontology
(GO)
Classifications
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  • 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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  • cDNA Data
Interactions
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Sequences &
Gene Models
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Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
genomic ENSMUSG00000059230 Ensembl Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 2840 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript ENSMUST00000081017 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 454 Not Applicable  
polypeptide ENSMUSP00000079808 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 63 Not Applicable  
For the selected sequence
Protein
Information
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Molecular
Reagents
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  • All nucleic 8
    cDNA 7
    Primer pair 1

    Microarray probesets 3
Other
Accession IDs
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MGI:1913598
References
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  • Summaries
    All 28
    Gene Ontology 6
  • Earliest
    J:65459 Jia HP, et al., A novel murine beta -defensin expressed in tongue, esophagus, and trachea. J Biol Chem. 2000 Oct 27;275(43):33314-20
  • Latest
    J:277277 Zieman AG, et al., Altered keratinocyte differentiation is an early driver of keratin mutation-based palmoplantar keratoderma. Hum Mol Genet. 2019 Jul 1;28(13):2255-2270

Contributing Projects:
Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Models of Human Cancer database (MMHCdb) (formerly Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO)
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last database update
02/18/2020
MGI 6.14
The Jackson Laboratory