Identification of C15orf5, a heart-enriched transcript on chromosome 15q23-q24

Laura Carim-Todd, Lauro Sumoy, Nuria Andreu, Xavier Estivill And, Monica Escarceller

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Abstract

We have isolated C15orf5, a novel human gene lacking homology to any known protein. The C15orf5 gene encodes a transcript of 1, 519 nt with an ORF of 94 amino acids and a predicted protein size of 11.5 kDa. Northern blot analysis showed enhanced expression of C15orf5 in heart. C15orf5 was mapped to chromosome 15q23-q24 using the Stanford TNG4 Radiation Hybrid panel.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)67-69
Number of pages3
JournalMitochondrial DNA
Volume12
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2001

Keywords

  • 15q23-q24
  • C15orf5
  • EUROIMAGE

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Biology
  • Genetics

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    Carim-Todd, L., Sumoy, L., Andreu, N., And, X. E., & Escarceller, M. (2001). Identification of C15orf5, a heart-enriched transcript on chromosome 15q23-q24. Mitochondrial DNA, 12(1), 67-69. https://doi.org/10.3109/10425170109042052