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Gene: Gja8m1Cub (gap junction protein, alpha 8; mutant 1 Cub) Rattus norvegicus
Symbol: Gja8m1Cub
Name: gap junction protein, alpha 8; mutant 1 Cub
RGD ID: 12791992
Description: This mutation is derived from SHR where a missense mutation is observed in the NH2-terminal cytosolic domain of Gja8(Cx50). A T to A transversion at codon 7, leading to a substitution of glutamine for leucin (L7Q) was identified.
ASSOCIATED WITH abnormal lens development; ASSOCIATED WITH cataract 1 multiple types; microphthalmia
Type: allele  of Gja8  
Also known as: Gja8m1Cub
Is Marker For: Strains:   SHR-Gja8m1Cub  
Latest Assembly: Rnor_6.0 - RGSC Genome Assembly v6.0
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 12791992
Created: 2017-03-07
Species: Rattus norvegicus
Last Modified: 2017-03-07
Status: ACTIVE


RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.