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Kars
Gene Detail
Symbol

Name
ID
Kars
lysyl-tRNA synthetase
MGI:1934754
Synonyms
D8Ertd698e, D8Wsu108e, LysRS, mKIAA0070
Feature Type
protein coding gene
Genetic Map
Chromosome 8
58.27 cM, cytoband D3
Detailed Genetic Map ± 1 cM


Mapping data(6)
Sequence Map
Chr8:111993440-112011323 bp, - strand
From Ensembl annotation of GRCm38

  17884 bp   ±  kb flank

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Vertebrate
homology
HomoloGene:4053  Vertebrate Homology Class
1 human; 1 mouse; 1 rat; 1 chimpanzee; 1 rhesus macaque; 1 cattle; 1 dog; 1 chicken; 1 western clawed frog; 1 zebrafish

Protein SuperFamily: lysine--tRNA ligase, class II
Gene Tree: Kars

Human
homologs
Human Homolog KARS, lysyl-tRNA synthetase
NCBI Gene ID 3735
neXtProt AC  NX_Q15046
Human Synonyms  CMTRIB, DFNB89, KARS1, KARS2, KRS
Human Chr (Location)  16q23.1; chr16:75627724-75647687 (-)  GRCh38
Disease Associations  (2) Diseases Associated with Human KARS
Mutations,
alleles, and
phenotypes
All mutations/alleles(29) : Gene trapped(26) Targeted(3)
Incidental mutations (data from Mutagenetix , APF )
Interactions
Kars interacts with 37 markers (Mir17, Mir20b, Mir22, ...)
Gene Ontology
(GO)
classifications
Expression
Literature Summary: (3 records)
Data Summary: Results (109)    Tissues (97)    Images (22)    Tissue x Stage Matrix (view)
Assay TypeResults
RNA in situ 103
RT-PCR 6
cDNA source data(13)
External Resources: Allen Institute   GEO   Expression Atlas
Molecular
reagents
All nucleic(16) cDNA(14) Primer pair(2)
Microarray probesets(3)
Other database
links
Ensembl Gene ModelENSMUSG00000031948 (Evidence)
Entrez Gene85305 (Evidence)
DFCITC1571983, TC1729826
DoTSDT.496447, DT.55137285, DT.97362532, DT.101385429, DT.101385426, DT.110876008, DT.101385419
EC6.1.1.6
Consensus CDS ProjectCCDS40481.1, CCDS52677.1
International Mouse Knockout Project StatusKars
Sequences
Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
genomic ENSMUSG00000031948 Ensembl Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 17884 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript ENSMUST00000164470 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 2188 Not Applicable 
polypeptide ENSMUSP00000126268 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 624 Not Applicable 

For the selected sequences
All sequences(69) RefSeq(8) UniProt(11)
Polymorphisms
SNPs within 2kb(256 from dbSNP Build 137)
Protein-related
information
ResourceIDDescription
InterPro IPR006195 Aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase, class II
InterPro IPR004364 Aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase, class II (D/K/N)
InterPro IPR018150 Aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase, class II (D/K/N)-like
InterPro IPR002313 Lysine-tRNA ligase, class II
InterPro IPR018149 Lysyl-tRNA synthetase, class II, C-terminal
InterPro IPR012340 Nucleic acid-binding, OB-fold
InterPro IPR004365 Nucleic acid binding, OB-fold, tRNA/helicase-type
Protein Ontology PR:000009241 lysyl-tRNA synthetase
References
(Earliest) J:50869 Ko MSH, et al., Genome-wide mapping of unselected transcripts from extraembryonic tissue of 7.5-day mouse embryos reveals enrichment in the t-complex and under-representation on the X chromosome. Hum Mol Genet. 1998 Nov;7(12):1967-78
(Latest) J:153498 Diez-Roux G, et al., A high-resolution anatomical atlas of the transcriptome in the mouse embryo. PLoS Biol. 2011;9(1):e1000582
All references(42)
Other
accession IDs
MGD-MRK-34116, MGI:106422, MGI:1277111, MGI:2142434, MGI:2142665, MGI:2142669, MGI:2142671

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Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO), MouseCyc
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last database update
12/09/2014
MGI 5.20
The Jackson Laboratory