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skt Gene Detail
Summary
  • Symbol
    skt
  • Name
    small with kinky tail
  • Feature Type
    heritable phenotypic marker
  • IDs
    MGI:98314
    NCBI Gene: 20486
  • Alliance
Location &
Maps
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  • Sequence Map
    Genome coordinates not available
  • Genetic Map
    Chromosome 7, Syntenic
  • Mapping Data
    1 experiment
Mutations,
Alleles, and
Phenotypes
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  • Phenotype Summary
    2 phenotypes from 1 allele in 1 genetic background
    1 phenotype reference
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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This recessive mutation affects development of caudal vertebrae and body growth. Homozygotes have kinky tails and are smaller than wild-type siblings but have normal proportions.
Sequences &
Gene Models
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Other
Accession IDs
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MGD-MRK-14434
References
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  • Summaries
    All 3
    Phenotypes 1
  • Earliest
    J:169263 Suda H, et al., The Skt gene, required for anorectal development, is a candidate for a molecular marker of the cloacal plate. Pediatr Surg Int. 2011 Mar;27(3):269-73

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Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO), MouseCyc
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last database update
12/04/2018
MGI 6.13
The Jackson Laboratory