Progressive rod-cone degeneration is a protein in humans that is encoded by the PRCD gene. [3]

PRCD
Identifiers
AliasesPRCD, RP36, progressive rod-cone degeneration, photoreceptor disc component
External IDsOMIM: 610598 HomoloGene: 135617 GeneCards: PRCD
Gene location (Human)
Chromosome 17 (human)
Chr.Chromosome 17 (human)[1]
Chromosome 17 (human)
Genomic location for PRCD
Genomic location for PRCD
Band17q25.1Start76,527,586 bp[1]
End76,553,578 bp[1]
Orthologs
SpeciesHumanMouse
Entrez
Ensembl
UniProt
RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_001077620

n/a

RefSeq (protein)

NP_001071088

n/a

Location (UCSC)Chr 17: 76.53 – 76.55 Mbn/a
PubMed search[2]n/a
Wikidata
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This gene is predominantly expressed in the retina, and mutations in this gene are the cause of autosomal recessive retinal degeneration in both humans and dogs. Alternatively spliced transcript variants have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Mar 2010].

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c GRCh38: Ensembl release 89: ENSG00000214140 - Ensembl, May 2017
  2. ^ "Human PubMed Reference:". National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  3. ^ "Entrez Gene: Progressive rod-cone degeneration". Retrieved 2012-11-28.

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