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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. GDF15, growth differentiation factor 15
Sequence ID:NM_004864
Entrez Gene ID:9518
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000130513

Database Links

UniGeneEntrez GeneOMIMEnsembl GeneHPRDSNPSNP: GeneViewSNP: VarViewAssembliesRNAi

Gene Expression Data

Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:19p13.11Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:19: 18496967 - 18499987

NM_004864 exon info from UCSC:

Transcript StartTranscript EndChromosomal Start Chromosomal End

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
2961614Full LengthBC000529growth differentiation factor 15
3009858Full LengthBC008962growth differentiation factor 15

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_004855  

Protein Infomation

NM_004864 NP_004855 Q99988 TGF_beta

Related Sequences

AF019770 AAB88673 Q99988
U88323 AAB88913 Q99988
AF003934 AAC24456 Q99988
AF173860 AAF89834 Q99988
BC000529 AAH00529 Q99988
BC008962 AAH08962 Q99988
BT019465 AAV38272 Q99988
AB000584 BAA19151 Q99988
AK291530 BAF84219 Q99988

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 GDF15 NP_004855 M.musculus Gdf15 23886 Gene Info NP_035949 63
R.norvegicus Gdf15 29455   NP_062089 62

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