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Gene: GJA1 (gap junction protein alpha 1) Canis lupus familiaris
Symbol: GJA1
Name: gap junction protein alpha 1
CRRD ID: 12330954
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits alpha-tubulin binding (ortholog); beta-tubulin binding (ortholog); connexin binding (ortholog); INVOLVED IN adult heart development (ortholog); apoptotic process (ortholog); ATP transport (ortholog); PARTICIPATES IN connexin signaling pathway; N-cadherin signaling pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH Acute Lung Injury (ortholog); adenoma (ortholog); Alopecia Congenita Keratosis Palmoplantaris (ortholog); FOUND IN connexin complex; apical plasma membrane (ortholog); cell junction (ortholog); INTERACTS WITH N-nitrosodimethylamine
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: VALIDATED
Also known as: cx43; gap junction alpha-1 protein; gap junction protein, alpha 1, 43kDa (connexin 43)
Homo sapiens (human) : GJA1 (gap junction protein alpha 1)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Gja1 (gap junction protein, alpha 1)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Gja1 (gap junction protein, alpha 1)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Gja1 (gap junction protein alpha 1)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : GJA1 (gap junction protein alpha 1)
Sus scrofa (pig) : GJA1 (gap junction protein alpha 1)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : GJA1 (gap junction protein alpha 1)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Gja1 (gap junction protein alpha 1)
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Latest Assembly: CanFam3.1 - Dog CanFam3.1 Assembly
Dog AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
CanFam3.1 Ensembl160,929,097 - 60,942,936 (+)EnsemblCanFam3.1canFam3CanFam3.1
CanFam3.1160,941,772 - 60,944,694 (+)NCBICanFam3.1CanFam3.1canFam3CanFam3.1
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CRRD Object Information
CRRD ID: 12330954
Created: 2017-01-24
Species: Canis lupus familiaris
Last Modified: 2020-09-23
Status: ACTIVE


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