Taxon:

Human

Gene:

KCNQ1, KvLQT1

Chromosome:

11

Location:

11p15.5 (07)

Description:

KCNQ1, KvLQT1 (potassium channel involved in long QT syndrome) is maternally expressed in humans and in mouse embryos. Its expression is imprinted in several tissues but not in the heart (Lee MP et al, 1997). A paternally-expressed antisense transcript has been reported (see KCNQ1OT1/LIT1).

Category:

Imprinted genes

Record:

30

Last Modified 3/4/2006

Links:

  Detailed Entry


*To look at further records use the Back button on your browser to return to the Summary Table

New Search

Home