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Gene

oxt

ID
ZDB-GENE-030407-1
Name
oxytocin
Symbol
oxt Nomenclature History
Previous Names
  • fj33a01
  • isotocin neurophysin (1)
  • IT-NP (1)
  • itnp
  • oxtl (1)
  • wu:fj33a01 (1)
  • wu:fq40d10
Type
protein_coding_gene
Location
Chr: 5 Mapping Details/Browsers
Description
Predicted to enable neuropeptide hormone activity. Acts upstream of or within ion homeostasis. Predicted to be located in extracellular region. Predicted to be active in extracellular space and secretory granule. Is expressed in several structures, including heart; liver; male organism; nervous system; and pleuroperitoneal region. Orthologous to human OXT (oxytocin/neurophysin I prepropeptide).
Genome Resources
Note
None
Comparative Information
Expression
All Expression Data
57 figures from 37 publications
Cross-Species Comparison
High Throughput Data
Thisse Expression Data
No data available
Wild Type Expression Summary
Phenotype
All Phenotype Data
5 figures from 3 publications
Cross-Species Comparison
Alliance
Phenotype Summary
Mutations
Mutants
Sequence Targeting Reagents
Human Disease
Associated With oxt Human Ortholog
No data available
Associated With oxt Via Experimental Models
No data available
Gene Ontology
Protein Domains
Domain, Family, and Site Summary
Type InterPro ID Name
Conserved_site IPR022423 Neurohypophysial hormone, conserved site
Family IPR000981 Neurohypophysial hormone
Homologous_superfamily IPR036387 Neurohypophysial hormone domain superfamily
Domain Details Per Protein
Protein Length Neurohypophysial hormone Neurohypophysial hormone, conserved site Neurohypophysial hormone domain superfamily
UniProtKB:Q8UUT8 154
UniProtKB:F1QC27 154
Transcripts
Genome Browsers
No data available
Interactions and Pathways
No data available
Antibodies
Name Type Antigen Genes Isotype Host Organism Assay Source Citations
Ab2-oxt polyclonal Guinea pig
  • IHC
Bachem
4
Ab3-oxt polyclonal Rabbit
  • IHC
4
Plasmids
No data available
Constructs
Marker Relationships
Sequences
Orthology
Comparative Orthology
Alliance
Gene Tree
Ensembl
Citations