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Dsht Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Dsht
  • Name
    dominant short tail
  • Feature Type
    heritable phenotypic marker
  • IDs
    MGI:4437596
  • Alliance
Location &
Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Genome coordinates not available
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 1, Syntenic
Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    15 phenotypes from 1 allele in 3 genetic backgrounds
    2 images
    1 phenotype reference
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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Mice heterozygous for this spontaneous mutation, which has variable penetrance on different genetic backgrounds, have abnormal tail length and morphology, and some, but not all, have a white belly spot or eye defects.
References
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  • Summaries
    All 1
    Phenotypes 1
  • Earliest
    J:196944 Harris BS, et al., Dominant short tail: A new dominant skeletal mutation. MGI Direct Data Submission. 2013;

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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
11/23/2021
MGI 6.17
The Jackson Laboratory