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UGID:221471     UniGene Hs.410037     Homo sapiens (human)   CTGF
Connective tissue growth factor (CTGF)

Human protein-coding gene CTGF. Represented by 1904 ESTs from 293 cDNA libraries. Corresponds to reference sequence NM_001901.2. [UniGene 221471 - Hs.410037]

SELECTED PROTEIN SIMILARITIES
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_001892.1 CTGF gene product H. sapiens 100.0 348
NP_001162405.1 connective tissue growth factor precursor P. anubis 99.7 348
XP_518744.2 PREDICTED: connective tissue growth factor P. troglodytes 99.7 348
NP_034347.2 Ctgf gene product M. musculus 96.0 347
NP_001081697.1 connective tissue growth factor precursor X. laevis 90.7 342
NP_001015041.1 ctgfa gene product D. rerio 84.2 341
Other hits (2 of 22) [Show all]SpeciesId(%)Len(aa)
XP_003638817.1 PREDICTED: connective tissue growth factor-like C. lupus familiaris 98.3 348
XP_001503366.2 PREDICTED: connective tissue growth factor-like, partial E. caballus 97.5 277

GENE EXPRESSION
Tissues and development stages from this gene's sequences survey gene expression. Links to other NCBI expression resources.
EST Profile: Approximate expression patterns inferred from EST sources.
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GEO Profiles: Experimental gene expression data (Gene Expression Omnibus).
cDNA Sources: connective tissue; vascular; brain; kidney; bone; uterus; skin; lung; pancreas; embryonic tissue; eye; intestine; stomach; bone marrow; trachea; testis; spleen; uncharacterized tissue; mouth; ear; prostate; liver; mixed; placenta; thyroid; ovary; ascites; muscle; ganglia; umbilical cord; mammary gland; adipose tissue; lymph node; bladder; heart; nerve; thymus; larynx; amniotic fluid; blood; esophagus; pharynx; adrenal gland; cervix
MAPPING POSITION
Genomic location specified by transcript mapping, radiation hybrid mapping, genetic mapping or cytogenetic mapping.
Chromosome: 6
Map position: 6q23.1
UniSTS entry: Chr 6 STS-X78947 [Map Viewer]
UniSTS entry: Chr 6 RH18002 [Map Viewer]
UniSTS entry: Chr 6 REN29377
UniSTS entry: Chr 6 RH35874
UniSTS entry: Chr 6 REN29378
UniSTS entry: Chr 6 D6S2424
UniSTS entry: Chr 6 SHGC-12753 [Map Viewer]
UniSTS entry: Chr 6 REN29379
UniSTS entry: Chr 6 REN29380
UniSTS entry: Chr 6 REN29381
SEQUENCES
Sequences representing this gene; mRNAs, ESTs, and gene predictions supported by transcribed sequences.

mRNA sequences (14)

AK125220.1 Homo sapiens cDNA FLJ43230 fis, clone HCHON2001269, highly similar to Connective tissue growth factor precursor P
NM_001901.2 Homo sapiens connective tissue growth factor (CTGF), mRNA P
CR541759.1 Homo sapiens full open reading frame cDNA clone RZPDo834G1037D for gene CTGF, connective tissue growth factor; complete cds, without stopcodon P
CR541734.1 Homo sapiens full open reading frame cDNA clone RZPDo834D1229D for gene CTGF, connective tissue growth factor; complete cds, incl. stopcodon P
BT019795.1 Homo sapiens connective tissue growth factor mRNA, complete cds P
BT019794.1 Homo sapiens connective tissue growth factor mRNA, complete cds P
BC087839.1 Homo sapiens connective tissue growth factor, mRNA (cDNA clone MGC:102839 IMAGE:6181580), complete cds PA
U14750.1 Human connective tissue growth factor mRNA, partial cds P
AK290884.1 Homo sapiens cDNA FLJ77666 complete cds, highly similar to Homo sapiens connective tissue growth factor (CTGF), mRNA P
AK315207.1 Homo sapiens cDNA, FLJ96197, highly similar to Homo sapiens connective tissue growth factor (CTGF), mRNA P
X78947.1 H.sapiens mRNA for connective tissue growth factor P
AK092280.1 Homo sapiens cDNA FLJ34961 fis, clone NTONG2003839, highly similar to CONNECTIVE TISSUE GROWTH FACTOR PRECURSOR P
AF127918.1 Homo sapiens connective tissue growth factor mRNA, 3' untranslated region
M92934.1 Homo sapiens connective tissue growth factor mRNA, complete cds P

EST sequences (10 of 1904) [Show all sequences]

AA970988.1 Clone IMAGE:1575279 kidney 3' read A
AA985128.1 Clone IMAGE:1616264 brain 3' read
AA987690.1 Clone IMAGE:1593387 kidney 3' read
AA989173.1 Clone IMAGE:1594076 kidney 3' read A
AA922850.1 Clone IMAGE:1457378 intestine 3' read A
AI002933.1 Clone IMAGE:1698751 kidney 3' read A
AI003074.1 Clone IMAGE:1699590 kidney 3' read A
AI003835.1 Clone IMAGE:1621718 testis 3' read A
AI014649.1 Clone IMAGE:1639231 testis 3' read A
AI022940.1 Clone IMAGE:1651745 skin 3' read A


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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