Taxon:

Human

Gene:

CPA4

Chromosome:

07

Location:

7q32.2, (129.7 Mb Build 36.1)

Description:

CPA4 (carboxypeptidase A4) was preferentially expressed from the maternal allele in several fetal tissues, but not in fetal brain (Kayashima T et al, 2003). Bentley et al showed allelic imbalance in 6 to 7 of nine fetuses, and in three cases the preferentially expressed allele could be identified as maternal (Bentley L et al 2003).

Category:

Imprinted genes

Record:

396

Last Modified 11/28/2007

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