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Agrp Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Agrp
  • Name
    agouti related neuropeptide
  • Synonyms
    agouti related protein, Agrt
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:892013
    NCBI Gene: 11604
  • Gene Overview
    MyGene.info: AGRP
Location & Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr8:105566698-105637393 bp, - strand
  • From VEGA annotation of GRCm38

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    Sequence
      70696 bp   ±  kb flank

  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 8, 53.04 cM, cytoband D1-D2
  • Mapping Data
    3 experiments
Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    AGRP, agouti related neuropeptide
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    9
  • Human Ortholog
    AGRP, agouti related neuropeptide
    Orthology source: HomoloGene, HGNC
  • Synonyms
    AGRT, ART, ASIP2
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 181
    neXtProt AC: NX_O00253

  • Chr Location
    16q22.1; chr16:67482571-67484083 (-)  GRCh38.p2

Human Diseases
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  • Diseases
    1 with human AGRP associations

Human Disease Mouse Models
       Obesity   OMIM: 601665
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Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    33 phenotypes from 4 alleles in 8 genetic backgrounds
    25 phenotypes from multigenic genotypes
    66 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
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
neoplasm
vision/eye

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  • All Mutations and Alleles
    44
  • Gene trapped
    35
  • Targeted
    9
  • Genomic Mutations
    1 involving Agrp
  • Incidental Mutations
    APF
Mice homozygous for a null mutation do not exhibit any detectable abnormalities.
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 OTTMUSG00000050255 VEGA Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 70696 C57BL/6J ±  kb
transcript OTTMUST00000127664 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 661 Not Applicable  
polypeptide OTTMUSP00000068840 VEGA | MGI Sequence Detail 131 Not Applicable  
For the selected sequence
Polymorphisms
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    109 from dbSNP Build 142
Protein
Information
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Molecular
Reagents
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  • All nucleic 9
    Genomic 1
    cDNA 7
    Primer pair 1

    Microarray probesets 4
References
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  • Summaries
    All 116
    Developmental Gene Expression 10
    Gene Ontology 6
    Phenotypes 66
  • Earliest
    J:39234 Shutter JR, et al., Hypothalamic expression of ART, a novel gene related to agouti, is up-regulated in obese and diabetic mutant mice. Genes Dev. 1997 Mar 1;11(5):593-602
  • Latest
    J:235396 Liu Y, et al., Lipopolysacharide Rapidly and Completely Suppresses AgRP Neuron-Mediated Food Intake in Male Mice. Endocrinology. 2016 Jun;157(6):2380-92

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last database update
11/22/2016
MGI 6.06
The Jackson Laboratory