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Hhex Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Hhex
  • Name
    hematopoietically expressed homeobox
  • Synonyms
    Hex, Hex1, Hhex-rs2, Prhx
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:96086
    NCBI Gene: 15242
  • Gene Overview
    MyGene.info: HHEX
  • Alliance
  • Transcription Start Sites
    5 TSS
Location &
Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr19:37434841-37440731 bp, + strand
  • From NCBI annotation of GRCm38

    View this region in JBrowse

  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 19, 32.28 cM, cytoband D1
  • Mapping Data
    8 experiments
Strain
Comparison
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    41 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_96086
protein coding gene Chr19:37434810-37440731 (+)
129S1/SvImJ MGP_129S1SvImJ_G0025081
protein coding gene Chr19:36408965-36415148 (+)
A/J MGP_AJ_G0025057
protein coding gene Chr19:34651052-34655974 (+)
AKR/J MGP_AKRJ_G0025025
protein coding gene Chr19:35843135-35848054 (+)
BALB/cJ MGP_BALBcJ_G0025055
protein coding gene Chr19:34739614-34744532 (+)
C3H/HeJ MGP_C3HHeJ_G0024814
protein coding gene Chr19:35893508-35899077 (+)
C57BL/6NJ MGP_C57BL6NJ_G0025496
protein coding gene Chr19:37473920-37479922 (+)
CAROLI/EiJ MGP_CAROLIEiJ_G0022915
protein coding gene Chr19:34015555-34020514 (+)
CAST/EiJ MGP_CASTEiJ_G0024281
protein coding gene Chr19:35738787-35749313 (+)
CBA/J MGP_CBAJ_G0024791
protein coding gene Chr19:39209670-39214554 (+)
DBA/2J MGP_DBA2J_G0024923
protein coding gene Chr19:34504731-34509659 (+)
FVB/NJ MGP_FVBNJ_G0024884
protein coding gene Chr19:34315379-34320983 (+)
LP/J MGP_LPJ_G0025009
protein coding gene Chr19:36506451-36513177 (+)
NOD/ShiLtJ MGP_NODShiLtJ_G0024915
protein coding gene Chr19:39017895-39023508 (+)
NZO/HlLtJ MGP_NZOHlLtJ_G0025554
protein coding gene Chr19:35919168-35924087 (+)
PWK/PhJ MGP_PWKPhJ_G0024033
protein coding gene Chr19:34355596-34361562 (+)
SPRET/EiJ MGP_SPRETEiJ_G0023833
protein coding gene Chr19:34757315-34766734 (+)
WSB/EiJ MGP_WSBEiJ_G0024348
protein coding gene Chr19:36005429-36010323 (+)



Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    HHEX, hematopoietically expressed homeobox
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    10
  • Human Ortholog
    HHEX, hematopoietically expressed homeobox
    Orthology source: HomoloGene, HGNC
  • Synonyms
    HEX, HMPH, HOX11L-PEN, PRH, PRHX
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 3087
    neXtProt AC: NX_Q03014
    UniProt: Q03014

  • Chr Location
    10q23.33; chr10:92689924-92695651 (+)  GRCh38.p7

  • HomoloGene
    Vertebrate Homology Class 31110
    1 human;1 mouse;1 rat;1 chimpanzee;1 cattle;1 dog;1 chicken;1 zebrafish;1 frog, western clawed;1 macaque, rhesus
  • HCOP
    human homology predictions: HHEX
  • Gene Tree
Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    79 phenotypes from 8 alleles in 10 genetic backgrounds
    2 images
    26 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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Mice homozygous for a knock-out allele exhibit embryonic lethality associated with abnormal embryogenesis and cardiac development. Mice homozygous for another knock-out allele exhibit embryonic lethality, fetal lethality and abnormal nervous system development.
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 15242 NCBI Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 5891 C57BL/6J ±  kb
    transcript NM_008245 RefSeq | MGI Sequence Detail 1771 C57BL/6  
    polypeptide P43120 UniProt | EBI | MGI Sequence Detail 271 Not Applicable  
    For the selected sequence
    Protein
    Information
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    Molecular
    Reagents
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    • All nucleic 47
      Genomic 5
      cDNA 30
      Primer pair 5
      Other 7

      Microarray probesets 3
    Other
    Accession IDs
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    MGD-MRK-10715, MGI:1201390, MGI:1277985
    References
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    • Summaries
      All 218
      Developmental Gene Expression 156
      Gene Ontology 26
      Phenotypes 26
    • Earliest
      J:4210 Bedford FK, et al., HEX: a novel homeobox gene expressed during haematopoiesis and conserved between mouse and human. Nucleic Acids Res. 1993 Mar 11;21(5):1245-9
    • Latest
      J:267596 Escot S, et al., Robo signalling controls pancreatic progenitor identity by regulating Tead transcription factors. Nat Commun. 2018 Nov 30;9(1):5082

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    last database update
    09/10/2019
    MGI 6.14
    The Jackson Laboratory