Gene

gcga

ID
ZDB-GENE-010219-1
Name
glucagon a
Symbol
gcga Nomenclature History
Previous Names
  • gcg (1)
  • GLP-1 (1)
  • glu
  • zgc:103616
Type
protein_coding_gene
Location
Chr: 22 Mapping Details/Browsers
Description
Enables glucagon receptor binding activity. Acts upstream of or within response to starvation and type B pancreatic cell development. Predicted to be located in extracellular region. Is expressed in digestive system; endocrine system; and endoderm. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Alzheimer's disease and prediabetes syndrome. Orthologous to human GCG (glucagon).
Genome Resources
Note
None
Comparative Information
Expression
All Expression Data
90 figures from 48 publications
Cross-Species Comparison
High Throughput Data
Thisse Expression Data
Wild Type Expression Summary
Phenotype
All Phenotype Data
No data available
Cross-Species Comparison
Alliance
Phenotype Summary
Mutations
Mutants
Sequence Targeting Reagents
Human Disease
Associated With gcga Human Ortholog
No data available
Associated With gcga Via Experimental Models
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Gene Ontology
Protein Domains
Domain, Family, and Site Summary
Type InterPro ID Name
Domain IPR000532 Glucagon/GIP/secretin/VIP
Family IPR015550 Glucagon
Domain Details Per Protein
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Genome Browsers
Interactions and Pathways
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Antibodies
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Plasmids
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Orthology
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