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Cenpa
Gene Detail
 Symbol
Name
ID
Cenpa
centromere protein A
MGI:88375
Synonyms Cenp-A, centrosomin A
Feature Type protein coding gene
Genetic Map
Chromosome 5
16.76 cM
Detailed Genetic Map ± 1 cM


Mapping data(4)
Sequence Map
Chr5:30666777-30674827 bp, + strand
From VEGA annotation of GRCm38

  8051 bp   ±  kb flank

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Vertebrate
homology
HomoloGene:1369  Vertebrate Homology Class
1 human; 1 mouse; 1 rat; 1 chimpanzee; 1 rhesus macaque; 2 cattle; 1 dog; 1 chicken; 1 western clawed frog

Protein SuperFamily: histone H3
Gene Tree: Cenpa

Human
homologs
Human Homolog CENPA, centromere protein A
NCBI Gene ID 1058
neXtProt AC  NX_P49450
Human Synonyms  CenH3, CENP-A
Human Chr (Location)  2p23.3; chr2:26786014-26794589 (+)  GRCh38
Mutations,
alleles, and
phenotypes
All mutations/alleles(13) : Gene trapped(6) Radiation induced(2) Targeted(5)
Genomic Mutations involving Cenpa (2)
Incidental mutations (data from Mutagenetix , APF )
 
Homozygous mutation of this gene results in embryonic lethality between E3.5 and E10.5. Embryogenesis is impaired due to chromosomal missegregation, aneuploidy, and apoptosis.
 
Alleles Annotated to Human Diseases(1)   
Interactions
Cenpa interacts with 93 markers (Mir9-1, Mir9-2, Mir9-3, ...)
Gene Ontology
(GO)
classifications
All GO classifications: (16 annotations)
Process establishment of mitotic spindle orientation, kinetochore assembly, ...
Component chromosome, chromosome, centromeric region, ...
Function DNA binding, protein heterodimerization activity
External Resources: FuncBase
Expression
cDNA source data(129)
External Resources: Allen Institute   GEO   Expression Atlas
Molecular
reagents
All nucleic(131) Genomic(2) cDNA(129)
Microarray probesets(4)
Other database
links
VEGA Gene ModelOTTMUSG00000022264 (Evidence)
Ensembl Gene ModelENSMUSG00000029177 (Evidence)
Entrez Gene12615 (Evidence)
UniGene290563
DFCITC1572956, TC1599554, TC1631490, TC1714523, TC1766872
DoTSDT.110689853, DT.535717, DT.94167840, DT.94168464
NIA Mouse Gene IndexU005423
Consensus CDS ProjectCCDS19162.1
International Mouse Knockout Project StatusCenpa
Sequences
Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
genomic OTTMUSG00000022264 VEGA Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 8051 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript OTTMUST00000053011 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 1354 Not Applicable 
polypeptide OTTMUSP00000025185 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 134 Not Applicable 

For the selected sequences
All sequences(63) RefSeq(5) UniProt(3)
Polymorphisms RFLP(2) : SNPs within 2kb(40 from dbSNP Build 137)
Protein-related
information
ResourceIDDescription
InterPro IPR007125 Histone core
InterPro IPR009072 Histone-fold
InterPro IPR000164 Histone H3
Protein Ontology PR:000005323 histone H3-like centromeric protein A
References (Earliest) J:30521 Clarke L, et al., The structure and function of yeast centromeres. Annu Rev Genet. 1985;19:29-55
(Latest) J:188023 Kim IS, et al., Roles of Mis18alpha in epigenetic regulation of centromeric chromatin and CENP-A loading. Mol Cell. 2012 May 11;46(3):260-73
All references(42)
Other
accession IDs
MGD-MRK-1939

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last database update
08/19/2014
MGI 5.19
The Jackson Laboratory