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Gene: VPS13A (vacuolar protein sorting 13 homolog A) Homo sapiens
Symbol: VPS13A
Name: vacuolar protein sorting 13 homolog A
Description: Involved in autophagy. Predicted to localize to the extrinsic component of membrane. Implicated in choreaacanthocytosis and choreatic disease.
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: REVIEWED
Also known as: CHAC; chorea-acanthocytosis protein; CHOREIN; FLJ42030; KIAA0986; vacuolar protein sorting 13 homolog A (S. cerevisiae); vacuolar protein sorting 13A; vacuolar protein sorting-associated protein 13A
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Vps13a (vacuolar protein sorting 13A)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Vps13a (vacuolar protein sorting 13 homolog A)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Vps13a (vacuolar protein sorting 13 homolog A)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : VPS13A (vacuolar protein sorting 13 homolog A)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : VPS13A (vacuolar protein sorting 13 homolog A)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Vps13a (vacuolar protein sorting 13 homolog A)
Sus scrofa (pig) : VPS13A (vacuolar protein sorting 13 homolog A)
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Allele / Splice: See ClinVar data
Latest Assembly: GRCh38 - Human Genome Assembly GRCh38
Human AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
GRCh38977,177,353 - 77,421,537 (+)NCBIGRCh38GRCh38hg38GRCh38
GRCh37979,792,269 - 80,032,399 (+)NCBIGRCh37GRCh37hg19GRCh37
Build 36978,982,181 - 79,222,219 (+)NCBINCBI36hg18NCBI36
Celera950,369,484 - 50,609,533 (+)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map9q21.2NCBI
HuRef949,623,817 - 49,863,840 (+)NCBIHuRef
CHM1_1979,938,844 - 80,179,199 (+)NCBICHM1_1
JBrowse: View Region in Genome Browser (JBrowse)

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Nomenclature History
More on VPS13A
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: hg19 hg38
HGNC Report
NCBI Genome Data Viewer

CRRD Object Information
CRRD ID: 1312307
Created: 2005-01-12
Species: Homo sapiens
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.