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Summary Expression Gene Literature (87) GO Terms (16) Nucleotides (459) Proteins (39) Interactants (638) Wiki
Gene Symbol: myh4

Gene Name: myosin, heavy chain 4, skeletal muscle

Synonyms: myh2b , myhc-2b , myhc-iib , myhc E3 , mhc , myhe3 , MHC E3 , MHC A7 ( Add synonyms , Nomenclature history )

Gene Function: Myosin class II heavy chain

Protein Function :

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Diseases:  External Disease Links: ClinVar, MalaCards, KEGG Disease, DECIPHER
Xenbase Gene ID XB-GENE-989283 XB-GENE-6468938 XB-GENE-17345202
Gene Symbol myh4 myh4.L myh4.S
Chromosome Chr08 chr8L
Molecules tropicalis laevis.L laevis.S
Genomic Sequence Version 9.1 Version 9.2
CDS Gene model Gene model
Entrez Gene 407946
mRNA RefSeq NCBI Nucleotide
Protein RefSeq TrEMBL TrEMBL NCBI Protein
Genomic tropicalis laevis.L laevis.S
Genome Browser
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:
Data Mining tropicalis laevis.L laevis.S
XenMine myh4 myh4.L myh4.S
MOD Entrez Gene Genetic Phenotypes Gene Expression
OMIM:Gene, HGNC, GeneCards MYH4 OMIM Ensembl, Protein Atlas, Allen Brain Atlas
MGI, AGR Myh4 MGI, IMPC Ensembl, Eurexpress, MGI, Allen Brain Atlas
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First Impaired rejection of minor-histocompatibility-antigen-disparate skin grafts and acquisition of tolerance to thymus donor antigens in allothymus-implanted, thymectomized Xenopus., Transplantation 1986  
Most Recent A Glimpse of the Peptide Profile Presentation by Xenopus laevis MHC Class I: Crystal Structure of pXela-UAA Reveals a Distinct Peptide-Binding Groove., J Immunol 2020  
All View All Papers 19 paper(s) referencing morpholinos 2 paper(s) referencing Disease Ontology
Functional Ontologies tropicalis laevis.L laevis.S
GO 16 terms 0 term 0 term
KEGG Pathways K10352
KOG [Z] Myosin class II heavy chain
Reagents tropicalis laevis.L laevis.S
CRISPRscan Tracks myh4
Morpholinos myh4 MO1 myh4 MO1 myh4 MO1
Clones Horizon Source BioScience Horizon Source BioScience

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