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Gene: CRYGB (crystallin gamma B) Homo sapiens
Symbol: CRYGB
Name: crystallin gamma B
Description: Predicted to be a structural constituent of eye lens. Predicted to be involved in lens development in camera-type eye and visual perception. Predicted to localize to cytoplasm and nucleus. Implicated in cataract 39 multiple types.
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: REVIEWED
Also known as: CRYG2; crystallin, gamma 1-2; crystallin, gamma B; CTRCT39; gamma-B-crystallin; gamma-crystallin 1-2; gamma-crystallin B
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Crygb (crystallin, gamma B)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Crygb (crystallin, gamma B)  Alliance
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : CRYGB (crystallin gamma B)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : CRYGB (crystallin gamma B)
Sus scrofa (pig) : LOC100156107 (gamma-crystallin B)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : CRYGB (crystallin gamma B)
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Allele / Splice: See ClinVar data
Latest Assembly: GRCh38 - Human Genome Assembly GRCh38
Human AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
GRCh38 Ensembl2208,142,573 - 208,146,158 (-)EnsemblGRCh38hg38GRCh38
GRCh382208,142,573 - 208,146,327 (-)NCBIGRCh38GRCh38hg38GRCh38
GRCh372209,007,297 - 209,010,877 (-)NCBIGRCh37GRCh37hg19GRCh37
Build 362208,715,542 - 208,719,122 (-)NCBINCBI36hg18NCBI36
Build 342208,832,802 - 208,836,386NCBI
Celera2202,775,571 - 202,779,097 (-)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map2q33.3NCBI
HuRef2200,855,757 - 200,859,294 (-)NCBIHuRef
CHM1_12209,013,085 - 209,016,704 (-)NCBICHM1_1
JBrowse: View Region in Genome Browser (JBrowse)

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Nomenclature History
More on CRYGB
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: hg19 hg38
HGNC Report
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 1347974
Created: 2005-03-08
Species: Homo sapiens
Last Modified: 2020-06-18
Status: ACTIVE


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