|Institutional Source||Beutler Lab|
|Gene Name||DEAD (Asp-Glu-Ala-Asp) box polypeptide 50|
|Synonyms||GU2, RH-II/Gubeta, 8430408E17Rik, 4933429B04Rik|
|Is this an essential gene?||Probably non essential (E-score: 0.180)|
|Stock #||R8257 (G1)|
|Chromosomal Location||62615895-62651218 bp(-) (GRCm38)|
|Type of Mutation||splice site|
|DNA Base Change (assembly)||T to C at 62616520 bp (GRCm38)|
|Amino Acid Change|
|Ref Sequence||ENSEMBL: ENSMUSP00000020270 (fasta)|
|Gene Model||predicted gene model for transcript(s): [ENSMUST00000020270]|
|Coding Region Coverage||
|Validation Efficiency||100% (52/52)|
|MGI Phenotype||FUNCTION: [Summary is not available for the mouse gene. This summary is for the human ortholog.] DEAD box proteins, characterized by the conserved motif Asp-Glu-Ala-Asp (DEAD), are putative RNA helicases. They are implicated in a number of cellular processes involving alteration of RNA secondary structure such as translation initiation, nuclear and mitochondrial splicing, and ribosome and spliceosome assembly. Based on their distribution patterns, some members of this DEAD box protein family are believed to be involved in embryogenesis, spermatogenesis, and cellular growth and division. This gene encodes a DEAD box enzyme that may be involved in ribosomal RNA synthesis or processing. This gene and DDX21, also called RH-II/GuA, have similar genomic structures and are in tandem orientation on chromosome 10, suggesting that the two genes arose by gene duplication in evolution. This gene has pseudogenes on chromosomes 2, 3 and 4. Alternative splicing of this gene generates multiple transcript variants, but the full length nature of all the other variants but one has not been defined. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]|
|Allele List at MGI|
|Other mutations in this stock||
|Other mutations in Ddx50||
(F):5'- ACTCTGTCTACCTGATCGGC -3'
(R):5'- TGAGAATCTTGGAATGGATCTGAGG -3'
(F):5'- TGATCGGCCACCAGATCGAC -3'
(R):5'- CTTAGCCTGATGACTGAGAATCG -3'