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Symbol GJA9 contributors: mct - updated : 20-01-2009
HGNC name gap junction protein, alpha 9, 59kDa
HGNC id 19155
DNA
TYPE functioning gene
STRUCTURE 7.55 kb     2 Exon(s)
MAPPING cloned Y linked N status provisional
Map pter - D1S3165 - D1S1388 - GJA9 - D1S1289 - D1S1335 - cen
RNA
TRANSCRIPTS type messenger
identificationnb exonstypebpproduct
ProteinkDaAAspecific expressionYearPubmed
2 - 2331 58.7 515 - 2003 12881038
EXPRESSION
Type
   expressed in (based on citations)
organ(s)
SystemOrgan level 1Organ level 2Organ level 3Organ level 4LevelPubmedSpeciesStageRna symbol
Cardiovascularheart     Homo sapiens
tissue
SystemTissueTissue level 1Tissue level 2LevelPubmedSpeciesStageRna symbol
Muscularstriatumskeletal   Homo sapiens
cell lineage
cell lines
fluid/secretion
at STAGE
PROTEIN
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
STRUCTURE
motifs/domains
HOMOLOGY
Homologene
FAMILY
  • connexin family
  • alpha-type (group II) subfamily
  • CATEGORY structural protein
    SUBCELLULAR LOCALIZATION     plasma membrane
    basic FUNCTION
  • involved in the formation of gap junctions, intercellular conduits that directly connect the cytoplasms of contacting cells
  • CELLULAR PROCESS
    PHYSIOLOGICAL PROCESS
    PATHWAY
    metabolism
    signaling
    a component
    INTERACTION
    DNA
    RNA
    small molecule
    protein
    cell & other
    REGULATION
    ASSOCIATED DISORDERS
    ANIMAL & CELL MODELS