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Gene: CRYBA1 (crystallin beta A1) Homo sapiens
Symbol: CRYBA1
Name: crystallin beta A1
Description: Predicted to have identical protein binding activity. Involved in visual perception. Predicted to localize to cytoplasm and nucleus. Implicated in cataract and cataract 10 multiple types. Biomarker of cataract.
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: REVIEWED
Also known as: beta crystallin A3 chain transcript CN; beta crystallin A3 chain transcript LAM; beta crystallin A3 chain transcript PS; beta crystallin A3 chain transcript TC; beta-crystallin A3; CRYB1; crystallin beta A3; crystallin beta A3/A1; crystallin, beta A1; crystallin, beta A3; CTRCT10; eye lens structural protein; truncated beta crystallin A3/A1 chain; truncated beta-crystallin A3
Mus musculus (house mouse) : Cryba1 (crystallin, beta A1)  MGI  Alliance
Rattus norvegicus (Norway rat) : Cryba1 (crystallin, beta A1)  Alliance
Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla) : Cryba1 (crystallin beta A1)
Pan paniscus (bonobo/pygmy chimpanzee) : CRYBA1 (crystallin beta A1)
Canis lupus familiaris (dog) : CRYBA1 (crystallin beta A1)
Ictidomys tridecemlineatus (thirteen-lined ground squirrel) : Cryba1 (crystallin beta A1)
Sus scrofa (pig) : CRYBA1 (crystallin beta A1)
Chlorocebus sabaeus (African green monkey) : CRYBA1 (crystallin beta A1)
Heterocephalus glaber (naked mole-rat) : Cryba1 (crystallin beta A1)
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Allele / Splice: See ClinVar data
Latest Assembly: GRCh38 - Human Genome Assembly GRCh38
Human AssemblyChrPosition (strand)SourceGenome Browsers
GRCh38.p13 Ensembl1729,246,863 - 29,254,494 (+)EnsemblGRCh38hg38GRCh38
GRCh38.p13 Ensembl1729,246,859 - 29,254,494 (+)EnsemblGRCh38hg38GRCh38
GRCh381729,246,859 - 29,254,494 (+)NCBIGRCh38GRCh38hg38GRCh38
GRCh371727,573,875 - 27,581,512 (+)NCBIGRCh37GRCh37hg19GRCh37
Build 361724,598,001 - 24,605,638 (+)NCBINCBI36hg18NCBI36
Build 341724,598,000 - 24,605,626NCBI
Celera1724,433,393 - 24,441,030 (+)NCBI
Cytogenetic Map17q11.2NCBI
HuRef1723,782,531 - 23,790,168 (+)NCBIHuRef
CHM1_11727,636,586 - 27,644,223 (+)NCBICHM1_1
JBrowse: View Region in Genome Browser (JBrowse)

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RNA-SEQ Expression


Nucleotide Sequences
Protein Sequences
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Additional Information

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Nomenclature History
More on CRYBA1
Alliance Gene
Ensembl Gene
JBrowse: hg19 hg38
HGNC Report
NCBI Genome Data Viewer

CRRD Object Information
CRRD ID: 736650
Created: 2004-02-06
Species: Homo sapiens
Last Modified: 2020-09-08
Status: ACTIVE


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