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Gene: Mvd (mevalonate diphosphate decarboxylase) Chinchilla lanigera
Symbol: Mvd
Name: mevalonate diphosphate decarboxylase
RGD ID: 8741917
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits diphosphomevalonate decarboxylase activity (ortholog); Hsp70 protein binding (ortholog); protein homodimerization activity (ortholog); INVOLVED IN isopentenyl diphosphate biosynthetic process, mevalonate pathway (ortholog); isoprenoid biosynthetic process (ortholog); positive regulation of cell population proliferation (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN alendronate pharmacodynamics pathway; cholesterol biosynthetic pathway; cholesterol ester storage disease pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH 16Q24.3 Microdeletion Syndrome (ortholog); autosomal recessive chronic granulomatous disease cytochrome b-negative (ortholog); Hypercholesterolemia (ortholog); FOUND IN cytosol (ortholog); peroxisomal matrix (ortholog); peroxisome (ortholog)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: diphosphomevalonate decarboxylase; mevalonate (diphospho) decarboxylase
Homo sapiens (human) : MVD (mevalonate diphosphate decarboxylase)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Mvd (mevalonate (diphospho) decarboxylase)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Mvd (mevalonate diphosphate decarboxylase)  Alliance
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : MVD (mevalonate diphosphate decarboxylase)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : MVD (mevalonate diphosphate decarboxylase)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Mvd (mevalonate diphosphate decarboxylase)
Sus scrofa (pig) : MVD (mevalonate diphosphate decarboxylase)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : MVD (mevalonate diphosphate decarboxylase)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Mvd (mevalonate diphosphate decarboxylase)
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Latest Assembly: ChiLan1.0 - Chinchilla ChiLan1.0 Assembly
NCBI Annotation Information: Annotation category: partial on reference assembly
Chinchilla AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
ChiLan1.0 EnsemblNW_0049555412,579,074 - 2,581,821 (-)EnsemblChiLan1.0
ChiLan1.0NW_0049555412,578,584 - 2,581,823 (-)NCBIChiLan1.0ChiLan1.0
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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 8741917
Created: 2014-08-14
Species: Chinchilla lanigera
Last Modified: 2019-11-26
Status: ACTIVE


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