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Mapt Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    Mapt
  • Name
    microtubule-associated protein tau
  • Synonyms
    Mtapt, Tau
  • Feature Type
    protein coding gene
  • IDs
    MGI:97180
    NCBI Gene: 17762
  • Gene Overview
    MyGene.info: MAPT
  • Alliance
  • Transcription Start Sites
    10 TSS
Location &
Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Chr11:104231390-104332090 bp, + strand
  • From Ensembl annotation of GRCm38

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  • Genome Browsers
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 11, 67.79 cM, cytoband E1
  • Mapping Data
    7 experiments
Strain
Comparison
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  • SNPs within 2kb
    545 from dbSNP Build 142
  • Strain Annotations
    18
For selected strains:
Strain Gene Model ID Feature Type Coordinates Select Strains
C57BL/6J MGI_C57BL6J_97180
protein coding gene Chr11:104231273-104332090 (.)
129S1/SvImJ MGP_129S1SvImJ_G0019274
protein coding gene Chr11:107376860-107479744 (+)
A/J MGP_AJ_G0019242
protein coding gene Chr11:102807634-102905862 (+)
AKR/J MGP_AKRJ_G0019211
protein coding gene Chr11:105949314-106051521 (+)
BALB/cJ MGP_BALBcJ_G0019216
protein coding gene Chr11:103240093-103339811 (+)
C3H/HeJ MGP_C3HHeJ_G0019025
protein coding gene Chr11:106185510-106289290 (+)
C57BL/6NJ MGP_C57BL6NJ_G0019666
protein coding gene Chr11:110695767-110800246 (+)
CAROLI/EiJ MGP_CAROLIEiJ_G0017291
protein coding gene Chr11:100209588-100313372 (+)
CAST/EiJ MGP_CASTEiJ_G0018579
protein coding gene Chr11:107232469-107342480 (+)
CBA/J MGP_CBAJ_G0018994
protein coding gene Chr11:115285922-115401940 (+)
DBA/2J MGP_DBA2J_G0019106
protein coding gene Chr11:102297742-102397739 (+)
FVB/NJ MGP_FVBNJ_G0019097
protein coding gene Chr11:101830995-101936029 (+)
LP/J MGP_LPJ_G0019175
protein coding gene Chr11:107844931-107951562 (+)
NOD/ShiLtJ MGP_NODShiLtJ_G0019127
protein coding gene Chr11:114606546-114706026 (+)
NZO/HlLtJ MGP_NZOHlLtJ_G0019703
protein coding gene Chr11:106348404-106447811 (+)
PWK/PhJ MGP_PWKPhJ_G0018343
protein coding gene Chr11:103391842-103497595 (+)
SPRET/EiJ MGP_SPRETEiJ_G0018134
protein coding gene Chr11:106115662-106227459 (+)
WSB/EiJ MGP_WSBEiJ_G0018628
protein coding gene Chr11:106351470-106460115 (+)



Homology
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  • Human Ortholog
    MAPT, microtubule associated protein tau
  • Vertebrate Orthologs
    9
  • Human Ortholog
    MAPT, microtubule associated protein tau
    Orthology source: HomoloGene, HGNC
  • Synonyms
    DDPAC, FTDP-17, MAPTL, MSTD, MTBT1, MTBT2, PPND, PPP1R103, TAU
  • Links
    NCBI Gene ID: 4137
    neXtProt AC: NX_P10636
    UniProt: P10636

  • Chr Location
    17q21.31; chr17:45894382-46028334 (+)  GRCh38.p7

  • HomoloGene
    Vertebrate Homology Class 74962
    1 human;1 mouse;1 rat;1 chimpanzee;1 cattle;1 dog;1 chicken;1 frog, western clawed;1 macaque, rhesus
  • HCOP
    human homology predictions: MAPT
  • Gene Tree
Human Diseases
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  • Diseases
    4 with human MAPT associations

Human Disease Mouse Models
      
IDs
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IDs
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IDs
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  • Mutations/Alleles
    33 with disease annotations
  • References
    42 with disease annotations
Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    40 phenotypes from 16 alleles in 15 genetic backgrounds
    221 phenotypes from multigenic genotypes
    1 images
    794 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

Click cells to view annotations.
Homozygous mutants exhibit altered performance in behavioral tests and show mircotubule changes in small-calibre axons. Embryonic hippocampal cultures from mutants exhibit delayed axonal and neuritic maturation.
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 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 ENSMUSG00000018411 Ensembl Gene Model | MGI Sequence Detail 100701 C57BL/6J ±  kb
    transcript ENSMUST00000106989 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 2250 Not Applicable  
    polypeptide ENSMUSP00000102602 Ensembl | MGI Sequence Detail 749 Not Applicable  
    For the selected sequence
    Protein
    Information
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    • UniProt
      10 Sequences
    • PDB
    • InterPro Domains
      IPR002955 Microtubule-associated protein Tau
      IPR001084 Microtubule associated protein, tubulin-binding repeat
    Molecular
    Reagents
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    • All nucleic 33
      Genomic 3
      cDNA 27
      Primer pair 3

      Microarray probesets 9
    Other
    Accession IDs
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    MGD-MRK-12590, MGD-MRK-14720, MGI:2144146, MGI:2144478
    References
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    • Summaries
      All 981
      Developmental Gene Expression 60
      Diseases 42
      Gene Ontology 33
      Phenotypes 794
    • Earliest
      J:17288 Drubin DG, et al., Studies on the expression of the microtubule-associated protein, tau, during mouse brain development, with newly isolated complementary DNA probes. J Cell Biol. 1984 Mar;98(3):1090-7
    • Latest
      J:264919 Piquet J, et al., Supragranular Pyramidal Cells Exhibit Early Metabolic Alterations in the 3xTg-AD Mouse Model of Alzheimer's Disease. Front Cell Neurosci. 2018;12:216

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    last database update
    11/13/2018
    MGI 6.13
    The Jackson Laboratory