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Gene: MAFA (MAF bZIP transcription factor A) Sus scrofa
Symbol: MAFA
Name: MAF bZIP transcription factor A
Description: ENCODES a protein that exhibits DNA-binding transcription activator activity, RNA polymerase II-specific (inferred); RNA polymerase II cis-regulatory region sequence-specific DNA binding (inferred); INVOLVED IN insulin secretion (inferred); nitric oxide mediated signal transduction (inferred); positive regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II (inferred); PARTICIPATES IN maturity-onset diabetes of the young pathway; type 2 diabetes mellitus pathway; ASSOCIATED WITH diabetes mellitus (ortholog); Diabetes Mellitus, Experimental (ortholog); Islet Cell Adenomatosis (ortholog); FOUND IN nucleus (inferred)
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: MODEL
Also known as: LOW QUALITY PROTEIN: transcription factor MafA
Homo sapiens (human) : MAFA (MAF bZIP transcription factor A)  HGNC  Alliance
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Mafa (v-maf musculoaponeurotic fibrosarcoma oncogene family, protein A (avian))  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Mafa (MAF bZIP transcription factor A)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Mafa (MAF bZIP transcription factor A)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : MAFA (MAF bZIP transcription factor A)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Mafa (MAF bZIP transcription factor A)
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Latest Assembly: Sscrofa11.1 - Pig Sscrofa11.1 Assembly
Pig AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
Sscrofa11.141,090,018 - 1,093,600 (+)NCBISscrofa11.1Sscrofa11.1susScr11Sscrofa11.1
Sscrofa10.241,173,340 - 1,175,218 (-)NCBISscrofa10.2Sscrofa10.2susScr3
Pig Cytomap4 NCBI
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References - uncurated


Comparative Map Data



Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences

Additional Information

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CRRD Object Information
CRRD ID: 14128789
Created: 2019-01-29
Species: Sus scrofa
Last Modified: 2019-11-27
Status: ACTIVE


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