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UGID:136476     UniGene Hs.36975     Homo sapiens (human)   FSHB
Follicle stimulating hormone, beta polypeptide (FSHB)

Human protein-coding gene FSHB. Represented by 15 ESTs from 7 cDNA libraries. EST representation biased toward pituitary gland; head and neck tumor; adult. Corresponds to 2 reference sequences (different isoforms). [UniGene 136476 - Hs.36975]

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_000501.1 FSHB gene product H. sapiens 100.0 128
NP_032071.1 Fshb gene product M. musculus 89.9 128
NP_001084494.1 follicle stimulating hormone, beta polypeptide precursor X. laevis 56.6 129
Other hits (2 of 16) [Show all]SpeciesId(%)Len(aa)
NP_001065282.1 follitropin subunit beta precursor P. troglodytes 98.5 128
XP_001087914.1 PREDICTED: follitropin subunit beta isoform 2 M. mulatta 97.7 128

Tissues and development stages from this gene's sequences survey gene expression. Links to other NCBI expression resources.
Restricted Expression: pituitary gland [show more like this]
head and neck tumor [show more like this]
adult [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: pituitary gland; testis; brain
Genomic location specified by transcript mapping, radiation hybrid mapping, genetic mapping or cytogenetic mapping.
Chromosome: 11
Map position: 11p13
UniSTS entry: Chr 11 FSHB
UniSTS entry: Chr 11 GDB:197841
UniSTS entry: Chr 11 SHGC-35592 [Map Viewer]
UniSTS entry: Chr 11 STS-M54914
Sequences representing this gene; mRNAs, ESTs, and gene predictions supported by transcribed sequences.

mRNA sequences (5)

NM_000510.2 Homo sapiens follicle stimulating hormone, beta polypeptide (FSHB), transcript variant 1, mRNA P
NM_001018080.1 Homo sapiens follicle stimulating hormone, beta polypeptide (FSHB), transcript variant 2, mRNA P
BC113490.1 Homo sapiens follicle stimulating hormone, beta polypeptide, mRNA (cDNA clone MGC:142050 IMAGE:8322542), complete cds P
BC113488.1 Homo sapiens follicle stimulating hormone, beta polypeptide, mRNA (cDNA clone MGC:142048 IMAGE:8322540), complete cds P
EF585489.1 Homo sapiens clone pPIC9-F2-336 follicle-stimulating hormone beta subunit precursor (FSHB) mRNA, partial cds P

EST sequences (15)

CD105280.1 Clone IMAGE:30365319 pituitary gland 5' read
CD107377.1 Clone IMAGE:30368234 pituitary gland 5' read
CD108062.1 Clone IMAGE:30367622 pituitary gland 5' read P
CD556357.1 Clone IMAGE:30393370 pituitary gland 5' read
AV754057.1 Clone TPAAKE08 pituitary gland 5' read P
AV754300.1 Clone TPAALF12 pituitary gland 5' read
AV754501.1 Clone TPAAEH04 pituitary gland 5' read P
AV755146.1 Clone TPAAID07 pituitary gland 5' read P
BF949342.1 brain
BF887621.1 testis
BF888861.1 testis
BF888895.1 testis
BF889003.1 testis
BI033915.1 brain P
BQ340349.1 brain

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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