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UGID:165092     UniGene Hs.219140     Homo sapiens (human)   NPPB
Natriuretic peptide B (NPPB)

Human protein-coding gene NPPB. Represented by 48 ESTs from 12 cDNA libraries. EST representation biased toward heart; embryoid body. Corresponds to reference sequence NM_002521.2. [UniGene 165092 - Hs.219140]

Comparison of cluster transcripts with RefSeq proteins. The alignments can suggest function of the cluster.
Best Hits and Hits from model organismsSpeciesId(%)Len(aa)
NP_002512.1 NPPB gene product H. sapiens 100.0 133
Other hits (2 of 3) [Show all]SpeciesId(%)Len(aa)
XP_525186.2 PREDICTED: natriuretic peptides B P. troglodytes 97.8 133
XP_003891172.1 PREDICTED: natriuretic peptides B P. anubis 93.2 131

Tissues and development stages from this gene's sequences survey gene expression. Links to other NCBI expression resources.
Restricted Expression: heart [show more like this]
embryoid body [show more like this]
EST Profile: Approximate expression patterns inferred from EST sources.
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GEO Profiles: Experimental gene expression data (Gene Expression Omnibus).
cDNA Sources: heart; uncharacterized tissue; embryonic tissue; kidney; mixed; pancreas; lung; liver
Genomic location specified by transcript mapping, radiation hybrid mapping, genetic mapping or cytogenetic mapping.
Chromosome: 1
Map position: 1p36.2
Sequences representing this gene; mRNAs, ESTs, and gene predictions supported by transcribed sequences.

mRNA sequences (5)

M25296.1 Human natriuretic peptide precursor mRNA, complete cds P
NM_002521.2 Homo sapiens natriuretic peptide B (NPPB), mRNA PA
CR542003.1 Homo sapiens full open reading frame cDNA clone RZPDo834E0135D for gene NPPB, natriuretic peptide precursor B; complete cds, without stopcodon P
CR541976.1 Homo sapiens full open reading frame cDNA clone RZPDo834B0135D for gene NPPB, natriuretic peptide precursor B; complete cds, incl. stopcodon P
BC025785.1 Homo sapiens natriuretic peptide precursor B, mRNA (cDNA clone MGC:34579 IMAGE:5229356), complete cds PA

EST sequences (10 of 48) [Show all sequences]

BX099547.1 Clone IMAGp998P034427_;_IMAGE:1742450 lung A
AI186050.1 Clone IMAGE:1742450 lung 3' read A
AI634108.1 Clone IMAGE:2303214 uncharacterized tissue 3' read A
AI656014.1 Clone IMAGE:2243470 uncharacterized tissue 3' read A
AI968649.1 Clone IMAGE:2514807 uncharacterized tissue 3' read A
AW197593.1 Clone IMAGE:2687100 uncharacterized tissue 3' read
AW236964.1 Clone IMAGE:2687740 uncharacterized tissue 3' read A
CK905792.1 Clone IMAGE:5777983 pancreas 3' read A
CN267260.1 embryonic tissue 5' read
CN267261.1 embryonic tissue 5' read PA

Key to Symbols

P Has similarity to known Proteins (after translation)
A Contains a poly-Adenylation signal
S Sequence is a Suboptimal member of this cluster
M Clone is putatively CDS-complete by MGC criteria

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