Gene Summary

Name:
lectin, galactose binding, soluble 7
Synonyms:
Galectin-7,  Pig1

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IMPC Phenotype Summary

Significant
Not Significant
Not tested

Phenotypes

The IMPC applies a panel of phenotyping screens to characterise single-gene knockout mice by comparison to wild types. Click on the different tabs to visualise significant phenotypes identified by the IMPC, as well as all data that was measured.

Phenotype System Allele Zyg Sex Life Stage P Value
increased circulating glycerol level Lgals7tm1a(EUCOMM)Wtsi HOM Early adult 1.44×10-07
increased circulating free fatty acids level Lgals7tm1a(EUCOMM)Wtsi HOM Early adult 1.49×10-09

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lacZ Expression

An assay measuring the expression of lacZ shows the tissue where the gene is expressed.

Anatomy Images Zygosity Mutant Expr
Adrenal gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Aorta N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Blood vessel N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Bone N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Brain N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Brainstem N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Brown adipose tissue N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Cartilage tissue N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Cerebellum N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Cerebral cortex N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Eye N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Gall bladder N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Heart N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Hippocampus N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Hypothalamus N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Kidney N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Large intestine N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Liver N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Lower urinary tract N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Lung N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Lymph node N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Mammary gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Esophagus N/A heterozygote 75% (3 of 4)
Olfactory lobe N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Ovary N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Oviduct N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Pancreas N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Parathyroid gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Peripheral nervous system N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Peyer's patch N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Pituitary gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Prostate gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Skeletal muscle tissue N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Skin N/A heterozygote 75% (3 of 4)
Small intestine N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Spinal cord N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Spleen N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Stomach N/A heterozygote 100% (4 of 4)
Striatum N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Testis N/A heterozygote 50% (2 of 4)
Thymus N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Thyroid gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Trachea N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
Uterus N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
White adipose tissue N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 4)
No Embryo expression data was found for this gene.

Background staining occurs in wild type mice and embryos at an incidental rate.

Anatomy Background staining in controls (WT)
adrenal gland 0.68% (4 of 585)
aorta 0.17% (1 of 585)
blood vessel 0.0%
bone 0.0%
brain 0.68% (4 of 585)
brainstem 0.34% (2 of 585)
brown adipose tissue 0.0%
cartilage tissue 0.17% (1 of 585)
cerebellum 0.51% (3 of 585)
cerebral cortex 0.34% (2 of 585)
eye 0.0%
gall bladder 0.0%
heart 0.34% (2 of 585)
hippocampus 0.51% (3 of 585)
hypothalamus 0.34% (2 of 585)
kidney 3.59% (21 of 585)
large intestine 1.71% (10 of 585)
liver 0.0%
lower urinary tract 0.17% (1 of 585)
lung 0.34% (2 of 585)
lymph node 0.17% (1 of 585)
mammary gland 0.0%
oesophagus 0.0%
olfactory lobe 0.34% (2 of 585)
ovary 0.17% (1 of 585)
oviduct 0.0%
pancreas 0.85% (5 of 585)
parathyroid gland 0.18% (1 of 563)
peripheral nervous system 0.34% (2 of 585)
peyer's patch 0.57% (1 of 176)
pituitary gland 0.17% (1 of 585)
prostate gland 2.05% (12 of 585)
skeletal muscle tissue 0.0%
skin 0.17% (1 of 585)
small intestine 1.54% (9 of 585)
spinal cord 0.51% (3 of 585)
spleen 0.51% (3 of 585)
stomach 2.22% (13 of 585)
striatum 0.51% (3 of 585)
testis 1.03% (6 of 585)
thymus 0.17% (1 of 585)
thyroid gland 2.91% (17 of 585)
trachea 0.51% (3 of 585)
uterus 0.0%
white adipose tissue 0.0%
No Embryo expression data was found for this gene.

Associated Images

Images submitted by IMPC centres for a selection of procedures. Each set of images is available to view in our image comparator.

X-ray

XRay Images Forepaw

27 Images

X-ray

XRay Images Skull Lateral Orientation

28 Images

X-ray

XRay Images Skull Dorso Ventral Orientation

29 Images

X-ray

XRay Images Whole Body Lateral Orientation

28 Images

X-ray

XRay Images Whole Body Dorso Ventral

28 Images

Legacy Phenotype Associated Images

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Human diseases caused by Lgals7 mutations

The analysis uses data from IMPC, along with published data on other mouse mutants, in comparison to human disease reports in OMIM, Orphanet, and DECIPHER.

Phenotype comparisons summarize the similarity of mouse phenotypes with human disease phenotypes.

No human diseases associated to this gene by orthology or annotation.

The table below shows human diseases predicted to be associated to Lgals7 by phenotypic similarity.

Histopathology

Summary table of phenotypes displayed during the Histopathology procedure which are considered significant. Full histopathology data table, including submitted images, can be accessed by clicking any row in this table.

There is no histopathology data for Lgals7

IMPC related publications

The table below lists publications which used either products generated by the IMPC or data produced by the phenotyping efforts of the IMPC. These publications have also been associated to Lgals7.

There are 5 publications which use IMPC produced mice or data.

Title Journal IMPC Allele PubMed ID
Galectin-7 downregulation in lesional keratinocytes contributes to enhanced IL-17A signaling and skin pathology in psoriasis. The Journal of clinical investigation (January 2021) Lgals7tm1a(EUCOMM)Wtsi 33055419
A Genome-Wide Screen in Mice To Identify Cell-Extrinsic Regulators of Pulmonary Metastatic Colonisation. G3 (Bethesda, Md.) (June 2020) Lgals7tm1a(EUCOMM)Wtsi Lgals7tm1b(EUCOMM)Wtsi PMC7263671
Large-scale neuroanatomical study uncovers 198 gene associations in mouse brain morphogenesis. Nature communications (August 2019) Lgals7tm1a(EUCOMM)Wtsi Lgals7tm1b(EUCOMM)Wtsi PMC6671969
Mouse screen reveals multiple new genes underlying mouse and human hearing loss. PLoS biology (April 2019) Lgals7tm1a(EUCOMM)Wtsi Lgals7tm1b(EUCOMM)Wtsi PMC6459510
Genome wide in vivo mouse screen data from studies to assess host regulation of metastatic colonisation. Scientific data (September 2017) Lgals7tm1a(EUCOMM)Wtsi Lgals7tm1b(EUCOMM)Wtsi PMC5827107

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