Gene ASIP : agouti signaling protein in Coturnix japonica

See the equivalent entry at NCBI

In other species: human , Norway rat , dog , domestic cat , taurine cattle , horse , rabbit , sheep , North American deer mouse , red fox , domestic guinea pig , goat , leopard , Asiatic golden cat , alpaca , water buffalo , leopard cat , Arabian camel , ass (donkey) , , impala , Colocolo , Kodkod , Western roe deer , indicine cattle (zebu) , Chestnut-bellied monarch , tassel-eared squirrel

Symbol: ASIP

Description: agouti signaling protein

Type of gene: protein-coding

NCBI gene id: 107322847

Other designations: agouti-signaling protein

Links: Homologene , Ensembl

Genomic location: 20:1441582..1422403 [Chromosome accession NC_029535.1]

Related phenes:

OMIA:001602-93934 : Feather colour, yellow in Coturnix japonica


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.
2019 Inaba, M., Jiang, T.X., Liang, Y.C., Tsai, S., Lai, Y.C., Widelitz, R.B., Chuong, C.M. :
Instructive role of melanocytes during pigment pattern formation of the avian skin. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A , 2019. Pubmed reference: 30886106. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1816107116.
2013 Zhang, X.H., Pang, Y.Z., Zhao, S.J., Xu, H.W., Li, Y.L., Xu, Y., Guo, Z., Wang, D.D. :
The relationship of plumage colours with MC1R (Melanocortin 1 Receptor) and ASIP (Agouti Signaling Protein) in Japanese quail (Coturnix coturnix japonica). Br Poult Sci 54:306-11, 2013. Pubmed reference: 23639082. DOI: 10.1080/00071668.2013.780122.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 21 Mar 2012
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