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Summary Expression Gene Literature (2) GO Terms (17) Nucleotides (315) Proteins (53) Interactants (245) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name:
ELOVL fatty acid elongase 7

( Add synonyms , Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
Fatty acyl-CoA elongase/Polyunsaturated fatty acid specific elongation enzyme

Protein Function :
Catalyzes the first and rate-limiting reaction of the four reactions that constitute the long-chain fatty acids elongation cycle. This endoplasmic reticulum-bound enzymatic process allows the addition ...[+]

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Xenbase Gene ID XB-GENE-942805 XB-GENE-942811 XB-GENE-17343377
Gene Symbol elovl7 elovl7.L elovl7.S
Chromosome Chr01 chr1L Scaffold33
Molecules X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
Genomic Sequence Version 9.1 Version 9.2 Version 9.2
CDS Gene model Gene model Gene model
Entrez Gene 448054
mRNA RefSeq RefSeq RefSeq
Protein NCBI Protein RefSeq  More.. NCBI Protein RefSeq  More.. NCBI Protein RefSeq  More..
X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
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Genomic Synteny Genomicus PANTHER
Expression                  Development Stages    Embryonic TissuesAdult Tissues
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Xenbase Expression Details In situ images Single cell data at SPRING Ensembl In situ: Single cell: RNA-Seq:
Proteomics X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
Embryonic Protein Expression Stage profile: Stage profile:
Data Mining X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
XenMine elovl7 elovl7.L elovl7.S
Knowledgebases Entrez Gene Genetic Phenotypes Gene Expression
HGNC AGR, OMIM:Gene, GeneCards ELOVL7 OMIM Ensembl, Allen Brain Atlas, Protein Atlas
MGI, AGR Elovl7 MGI, IMPC Ensembl, Allen Brain Atlas, Eurexpress, MGI
RGD, AGR Elovl7 Ensembl
ZFIN, AGR ZFIN, AGR elovl7b elovl7a ZFIN Ensembl
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First An atlas of differential gene expression during early Xenopus embryogenesis., Mech Dev 2005                                                                                                                                                          
Most Recent Identification of novel ciliogenesis factors using a new in vivo model for mucociliary epithelial development., Dev Biol 2007                                            
All View All Papers 1 paper(s) referencing morpholinos
Functional Ontologies X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
GO 17 terms 13 terms 13 terms
PANTHER elovl7
KEGG Pathways K10250 K10250 K10250
KOG [I] Fatty acyl-CoA elongase/Polyunsaturated fatty acid specific elongation enzyme
Reagents X. tropicalis X. laevis.L X. laevis.S
CRISPRscan Tracks elovl7
ORFs elovl7 ORF1 elovl7.L ORF1 elovl7.S ORF1
Clones Horizon Source BioScience Horizon Source BioScience Horizon
Plasmids Addgene Addgene

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