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He Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    He
  • Name
    helicopter ears
  • Feature Type
    heritable phenotypic marker
  • IDs
    MGI:3757588
  • Alliance
Location &
Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Genome coordinates not available
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 4, Syntenic
  • Mapping Data
    1 experiment
Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    8 phenotypes from 1 allele in 1 genetic background
    1 images
    2 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

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Heterozygotes for this spontaneous mutation have abnormal ear rotation and shape, with ear pinna angled outward from the head rather than upward, short mandibles and small body size. Cranium height is decreased in females.
References
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  • Summaries
    All 2
    Phenotypes 2
  • Earliest
    J:223062 Palmer K, et al., Discovery and characterization of spontaneous mouse models of craniofacial dysmorphology. Dev Biol. 2016 Jul 15;415(2):216-27

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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
07/07/2020
MGI 6.15
The Jackson Laboratory