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Nphs2 Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Nphs2
  • Name
    nephrosis 2, podocin
  • Synonyms
    podocin
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:2157018
    NCBI Gene: 170484
Location & Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr1:156310727-156328035 bp, + strand
  • From VEGA annotation of GRCm38

    Mouse Genome Browser

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    Sequence
      17309 bp   ±  kb flank

  • Genome Browsers
Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    NPHS2, nephrosis 2, idiopathic, steroid-resistant (podocin)
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    10
  • Human Ortholog
    NPHS2, nephrosis 2, idiopathic, steroid-resistant (podocin)
    Orthology source: HomoloGene
  • Synonyms
    PDCN, SRN1
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 7827
    neXtProt AC: NX_Q9NP85

  • Chr Location
    1q25.2; chr1:179550539-179575976 (-)  GRCh38.p2

  • HomoloGene
    Vertebrate Homology Class 22826
    1 human;1 mouse;1 rat;1 chimpanzee;1 rhesus macaque;1 cattle;1 dog;1 chicken;1 western clawed frog;1 zebrafish
  • HCOP
    human homology predictions: NPHS2
  • Gene Tree
Human Diseases
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  • Diseases
    1 with Nphs2 mouse models; 1 with human NPHS2 associations

Human Disease Mouse Models
       Nephrotic Syndrome, Type 2; NPHS2   OMIM: 600995 View 3 models
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  • Mutations/Alleles
    2 with disease annotations
  • References
    2 with disease annotations
Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    46 phenotypes from 3 alleles in 4 genetic backgrounds
    10 phenotype references
Phenotype Overview

adipose tissue
behavior/neurological
cardiovascular system
cellular
craniofacial
digestive/alimentary system
embryogenesis
endocrine/exocrine glands
growth/size/body
hearing/vestibular/ear
hematopoietic system
homeostasis/metabolism
integument
immune system
limbs/digits/tail
liver/biliary system
mortality/aging
muscle
nervous system
pigmentation
renal/urinary system
reproductive system
respiratory system
skeleton
taste/olfaction
tumorigenesis
vision/eye

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  • All Mutations and Alleles
    10
  • Chemically induced (other)
    2
  • Targeted
    8
  • Genomic Mutations
    2 involving Nphs2
  • Incidental Mutations
Mice homozygous for disruptions in this gene display kidney glomerular defects leading to blood and urine chemistry abnormalities. Death usually occurs before 5 weeks of age.
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
receptor
receptor binding
RNA binding
transcription
transferase
transporter
Biological Process

nucleic acid-templated transcription
carbohydrate derivative metabolism
cell death
cell differentiation
cell proliferation
cellular component organization
establishment of localization
homeostatic process
immune system process
lipid metabolic process
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
Interactions
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Sequences &
Gene Models
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Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
genomic OTTMUSG00000050345 VEGA Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 17309 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript OTTMUST00000127804 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 3116 Not Applicable  
polypeptide OTTMUSP00000068877 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 385 Not Applicable  
For the selected sequence
Polymorphisms
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    281 from dbSNP Build 137
Protein
Information
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Molecular
Reagents
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  • All nucleic 17
    cDNA 15
    Primer pair 1
    Other 1

    Microarray probesets 4
Other
Accession IDs
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MGI:2138323
References
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  • Summaries
    All 58
    Developmental Gene Expression 20
    Diseases 2
    Gene Ontology 6
    Phenotypes 10
  • Earliest
    J:73142 Schwarz K, et al., Podocin, a raft-associated component of the glomerular slit diaphragm, interacts with CD2AP and nephrin. J Clin Invest. 2001 Dec;108(11):1621-9
  • Latest
    J:198192 Huang J, et al., The transcription factor Sry-related HMG box-4 (SOX4) is required for normal renal development in vivo. Dev Dyn. 2013 Jun;242(6):790-9

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last database update
02/02/2016
MGI 6.02
The Jackson Laboratory