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Epo Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Epo
  • Name
    erythropoietin
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:95407
    NCBI Gene: 13856
  • Gene Overview
    MyGene.info: EPO
  • Alliance
Location &
Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr5:137483020-137485816 bp, - strand
  • From NCBI annotation of GRCm38

    View this region in JBrowse

  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 5, 76.50 cM, cytoband G
  • Mapping Data
    36 experiments
  • Sequence Tag
Strain
Comparison
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    6 from dbSNP Build 142
  • Strain Annotations
    18
  • PCR
  • RFLP
For selected strains:
Strain Gene Model ID Feature Type Coordinates Select Strains
C57BL/6J MGI_C57BL6J_95407
protein coding gene Chr5:137483020-137533242 (-)
129S1/SvImJ MGP_129S1SvImJ_G0030227
protein coding gene Chr5:142242174-142301324 (-)
A/J MGP_AJ_G0030195
protein coding gene Chr5:136044113-136094272 (-)
AKR/J MGP_AKRJ_G0030128
protein coding gene Chr5:140462208-140515648 (-)
BALB/cJ MGP_BALBcJ_G0030205
protein coding gene Chr5:137413163-137463870 (-)
C3H/HeJ MGP_C3HHeJ_G0029921
protein coding gene Chr5:141110855-141165021 (-)
C57BL/6NJ MGP_C57BL6NJ_G0030657
protein coding gene Chr5:147505631-147558821 (-)
CAROLI/EiJ MGP_CAROLIEiJ_G0027875
protein coding gene Chr5:130287697-130336637 (-)
CAST/EiJ MGP_CASTEiJ_G0029331
protein coding gene Chr5:140519835-140570976 (-)
CBA/J MGP_CBAJ_G0029891
protein coding gene Chr5:153364072-153426773 (-)
DBA/2J MGP_DBA2J_G0030042
protein coding gene Chr5:135946904-135997718 (-)
FVB/NJ MGP_FVBNJ_G0029997
protein coding gene Chr5:135153895-135206844 (-)
LP/J MGP_LPJ_G0030131
protein coding gene Chr5:142704744-142758956 (-)
NOD/ShiLtJ MGP_NODShiLtJ_G0030029
protein coding gene Chr5:156195512-156252084 (-)
NZO/HlLtJ MGP_NZOHlLtJ_G0030698
protein coding gene Chr5:140316897-140368862 (-)
PWK/PhJ MGP_PWKPhJ_G0029044
protein coding gene Chr5:135031306-135084876 (-)
SPRET/EiJ MGP_SPRETEiJ_G0028880
protein coding gene Chr5:137873150-137931283 (-)
WSB/EiJ MGP_WSBEiJ_G0029404
protein coding gene Chr5:141039237-141095646 (-)



Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    EPO, erythropoietin
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    10
  • Human Ortholog
    EPO, erythropoietin
    Orthology source: HGNC, HomoloGene
  • Synonyms
    DBAL, ECYT5, EP, MVCD2
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 2056
    neXtProt AC: NX_P01588
    UniProt: P01588

  • Chr Location
    7q22.1; chr7:100720800-100723700 (+)  GRCh38.p7

Human Diseases
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  • Diseases
    1 with human EPO associations

Human Disease Mouse Models
      
IDs
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Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    45 phenotypes from 6 alleles in 8 genetic backgrounds
    7 phenotypes from multigenic genotypes
    3 images
    56 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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Homozygotes for a targeted null mutation exhibit reduced primitive erythropoiesis and die around embryonic day 13 due to impaired fetal liver erythropoiesis.
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
RNA binding
signaling receptor activity
signaling receptor binding
transcription
transferase
transporter
Biological Process

carbohydrate derivative metabolism
cell death
cell differentiation
cell population proliferation
cellular component organization
establishment of localization
homeostatic process
immune system process
lipid metabolic process
nucleic acid-templated transcription
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
  • Comparison Matrix
  • Interactions
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    Sequences &
    Gene Models
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    Representative SequencesLengthStrain/SpeciesFlank
    genomic 13856 NCBI Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 2797 C57BL/6J ±  kb
    transcript NM_007942 RefSeq | MGI Sequence Detail 715 Not Specified  
    polypeptide P07321 UniProt | EBI | MGI Sequence Detail 192 Not Applicable  
    For the selected sequence
    Protein
    Information
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    Molecular
    Reagents
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    • All nucleic 32
      Genomic 9
      cDNA 10
      Primer pair 11
      Other 2

      Microarray probesets 1
    Other
    Accession IDs
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    MGD-MRK-9566
    References
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    • Summaries
      All 239
      Developmental Gene Expression 51
      Gene Ontology 12
      Phenotypes 56
    • Earliest
      J:8454 McDonald JD, et al., Cloning, sequencing, and evolutionary analysis of the mouse erythropoietin gene. Mol Cell Biol. 1986 Mar;6(3):842-8
    • Latest
      J:266611 Hong T, et al., Erythropoietin alleviates hepatic steatosis by activating SIRT1-mediated autophagy. Biochim Biophys Acta Mol Cell Biol Lipids. 2018 Jun;1863(6):595-603

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    last database update
    12/04/2018
    MGI 6.13
    The Jackson Laboratory