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Awat2 Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Awat2
  • Name
    acyl-CoA wax alcohol acyltransferase 2
  • Synonyms
    9430062J17Rik, Dgat2l4
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:3045345
    NCBI Gene: 245532
Location & Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    ChrX:100402221-100442717 bp, - strand
  • From VEGA annotation of GRCm38

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    Sequence
      40497 bp   ±  kb flank

  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome X, 43.71 cM
  • Mapping Data
    1 experiment
Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    AWAT2, acyl-CoA wax alcohol acyltransferase 2
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    7
  • Human Ortholog
    AWAT2, acyl-CoA wax alcohol acyltransferase 2
    Orthology source: HomoloGene, HGNC
  • Synonyms
    ARAT, DC4, DGAT2L4, MFAT, WS
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 158835
    neXtProt AC: NX_Q6E213

  • Chr Location
    Xq13.1; chrX:70040542-70049965 (-)  GRCh38.p2

Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    2 phenotype references
  • All Mutations and Alleles
    3
  • Targeted
    3
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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  • cDNA Data
Interactions
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Sequences &
Gene Models
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Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
genomic OTTMUSG00000018129 VEGA Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 40497 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript OTTMUST00000044095 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 1619 Not Applicable  
polypeptide OTTMUSP00000019820 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 333 Not Applicable  
For the selected sequence
Polymorphisms
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    231 from dbSNP Build 142
Protein
Information
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Molecular
Reagents
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  • All nucleic 4
    cDNA 4

    Microarray probesets 1
References
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  • Summaries
    All 21
    Gene Ontology 5
    Phenotypes 2
  • Earliest
    J:92651 Cheng JB, et al., Mammalian wax biosynthesis. II. Expression cloning of wax synthase cDNAs encoding a member of the acyltransferase enzyme family. J Biol Chem. 2004 Sep 3;279(36):37798-807
  • Latest
    J:173534 Skarnes WC, et al., A conditional knockout resource for the genome-wide study of mouse gene function. Nature. 2011 Jun 16;474(7351):337-42

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last database update
11/29/2016
MGI 6.06
The Jackson Laboratory