Mar 27, 2001

Characterization of human FSD1, a novel brain specific gene on chromosome 19 with paralogy to 9q31

Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta
Laura Carim-ToddLauro Sumoy

Abstract

We have characterized a novel human gene, FSD1, on chromosome 19. FSD1 has a BBC, FN3 and SPRY domain, it is distantly related to the midline 1 gene and is expressed only in the brain. We have established its exon-intron structure and we have identified the corresponding orthologous genes in other species. In addition, the identification of FSD1 has led us to identify a homologous counterpart sequence on chromosome 9.

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Exons
FSD1
Brain
Homologous Sequences, Amino Acid
Fsd1 protein, mouse
Human gene
Chromosomes, Human, Pair 19
9q31
FSD1 gene

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