Gene HEXB : hexosaminidase B (beta polypeptide) in Felis catus

See the equivalent entry at NCBI

In other species: dog

Symbol: HEXB

Description: hexosaminidase B (beta polypeptide)

Type of gene: protein-coding

NCBI gene id: 493928

Other designations: beta-hexosaminidase subunit beta|N-acetyl-beta-glucosaminidase subunit beta|beta-N-acetylhexosaminidase beta subunit|beta-N-acetylhexosaminidase subunit beta|beta-hexosaminidase beta subunit|hexosaminidase subunit B

Links: Homologene , Ensembl

Genomic location: A1:139009018..139055740 [Chromosome accession NC_058368.1]

Related phenes:

OMIA:001462-9685 : Gangliosidosis, GM2, type II (Sandhoff or variant 0) in Felis catus


1994 Muldoon, L.L., Neuwelt, E.A., Page, M.A., Weiss, D.L. :
Characterization of the molecular defect in a feline model for type II G(M2)-gangliosidosis (Sandhoff disease) American Journal of Pathology 144:1109-1118, 1994. Pubmed reference: 8178934.