Gene PRNP : prion protein in Capra hircus

See the equivalent entry at NCBI

In other species: Norway rat , taurine cattle , sheep , horse , water buffalo , white-tailed deer , Bank vole

Symbol: PRNP

Synonyms: PrP

Description: prion protein

Type of gene: protein-coding

NCBI gene id: 102169975

Other designations: major prion protein

Links: Homologene , Ensembl

Genomic location: 13:46453052..46473740 [Chromosome accession NC_030820.1]

Related phenes:

OMIA:000944-9925 : Spongiform encephalopathy, susceptibility/resistance to in Capra hircus


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.
2016 Allais-Bonnet, A., Castille, J., Pannetier, M., Passet, B., Elzaïat, M., André, M., Montazer-Torbati, F., Moazami-Goudarzi, K., Vilotte, J.L., Pailhoux, E. :
A specific role for PRND in goat foetal Leydig cells is suggested by prion family gene expression during gonad development in goats and mice. FEBS Open Bio 6:4-15, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27047737. DOI: 10.1002/2211-5463.12002.
2012 Lan, X.Y., Zhao, H.Y., Li, Z.J., Li, A.M., Lei, C.Z., Chen, H., Pan, C.Y. :
A novel 28-bp insertion-deletion polymorphism within goat PRNP gene and its association with production traits in Chinese native breeds. Genome 55:547-52, 2012. Pubmed reference: 22794197. DOI: 10.1139/g2012-040.
1998 Iannuzzi, L., Palomba, R., Dimeo, G.P., Perucatti, A., Ferrara, L. :
Comparative FISH-mapping of the prion protein gene (PrnP) on cattle, river buffalo, sheep and goat chromosomes Cytogenetics & Cell Genetics 81:202-204, 1998.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 23 Nov 2012
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