Gene: Kcnq4 (potassium voltage-gated channel, subfamily Q, member 4) Mus musculus
Symbol: Kcnq4
Name: potassium voltage-gated channel, subfamily Q, member 4
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits voltage-gated potassium channel activity; potassium channel activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN inner ear morphogenesis; potassium ion transport; sensory perception of sound; ASSOCIATED WITH abnormal cochlear outer hair cell physiology; absent distortion product otoacoustic emissions; cochlear outer hair cell degeneration; ASSOCIATED WITH autosomal dominant nonsyndromic deafness 2A (ortholog); Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease dominant intermediate C (ortholog); Hearing Loss, Noise-Induced (ortholog); FOUND IN cytoplasm (ortholog); neuron projection (ortholog); plasma membrane (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH choline; folic acid; L-methionine
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: KQT-like 4; OTTMUSP00000009240; potassium channel subunit alpha KvLQT4; potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily KQT member 4; voltage-gated potassium channel subunit Kv7.4
Latest Assembly: GRCm38 - Mouse Genome Assembly GRCm38
Mouse AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
GRCm384120,696,134 - 120,747,491 (-)NCBIGRCm38GRCm38mm10GRCm38
MGSCv374120,370,078 - 120,419,781 (-)NCBIGRCm37mm9NCBIm37
MGSCv364120,193,773 - 120,246,247 (-)NCBImm8
Celera4119,415,703 - 119,465,579 (-)NCBICelera
Cytogenetic Map4 D2.2NCBI
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 62091
Created: 2001-04-11
Species: Mus musculus
Last Modified: 2019-02-05
Status: ACTIVE