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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. BMP6, bone morphogenetic protein 6
Sequence ID:NM_001718
Entrez Gene ID:654
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000153162

Database Links

UniGeneEntrez GeneOMIMEnsembl GeneHPRDVegaDTPSNPSNP: GeneViewSNP: VarViewAssembliesCancer AberrationsRNAi

Gene Expression Data

Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:6p24-p23Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:6: 7726331 - 7880740

NM_001718 exon info from UCSC:

Transcript StartTranscript EndChromosomal Start Chromosomal End

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
100064138Full LengthBC160106bone morphogenetic protein 6
40000780IncompleteBC099624bone morphogenetic protein 6
40000781IncompleteBC099625bone morphogenetic protein 6
40000785IncompleteBC096084bone morphogenetic protein 6
40000786IncompleteBC096085bone morphogenetic protein 6
40009968IncompleteBC113018bone morphogenetic protein 6
40009973IncompleteBC113019bone morphogenetic protein 6
40011133IncompleteBC112352bone morphogenetic protein 6
40011134IncompleteBC111763bone morphogenetic protein 6
40011136IncompleteBC128031bone morphogenetic protein 6

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_001709  

Protein Infomation

NM_001718 NP_001709 P22004 TGF_beta

Related Sequences

M60315 AAA36737 P22004
BC096084 AAH96084 Q4VBA3
BC096085 AAH96085 Q4VBA3
BC099624 AAH99624 Q4VBA3
BC099625 AAH99625 Q4JCQ2
BC111763 AAI11764 Q4JCQ2
BC112352 AAI12353 Q4JCQ2
BC113018 AAI13019 A4FU96
BC113019 AAI13020 A4FU97
BC128031 AAI28032 A1L1B5
BC160106 AAI60106  
AK300628 BAG62319 B4DUF7

Homologs (from HomoloGene)
Note: Both orthologs and paralogs are included.
Organism Symbol Protein Homolog Similarity
(% aa unchanged)
Organism Symbol Entrez
Gene Info Protein
H.sapiens BMP6 NP_001709 M.musculus Bmp6 12161 Gene Info NP_031582 92
R.norvegicus Bmp6 25644   NP_037239 92
A.gambiae AgaP_AGAP000824 1277335   XP_316789 39
D.melanogaster gbb 37778   NP_477340 39

Gene Ontology
Gene classification by the European Bioinformatics Institute, as recorded in GOA (GO Annotation@EBI)