Gene Summary

Name:
nephrocan
Synonyms:
periolin,  5730521E12Rik,  Npn

IMPC Data Collections

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
decreased circulating triglyceride level Nepntm1b(KOMP)Wtsi HOM   Early adult 5.19×10-05

Download data as:  TSV  XLS

Select physiological systems to view:
Viewing: all phenotypes
Select physiological systems to view:
Viewing: all phenotypes

lacZ Expression

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

Anatomy Images Zygosity Mutant Expr
Duodenum  Section images heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Epididymis  Section images heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Ileum  Section images heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Prostate gland  Section images heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Stomach  Section images heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Testis  Section images heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Vas deferens  Section images heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Adrenal gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Aorta N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Blood N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Bone marrow N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Brain N/A heterozygote Not available
Brainstem N/A heterozygote Not available
Brown adipose tissue N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Cartilage tissue N/A heterozygote Not available
Cecum N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Cerebellum N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Cerebral cortex N/A heterozygote Not available
Chest bone N/A heterozygote Not available
Colon N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Diaphragm N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Esophagus N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Eye N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Gall bladder N/A heterozygote Not available
Gonadal fat pad N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Harderian gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Heart N/A heterozygote Not available
Hindlimb N/A heterozygote Not available
Hippocampus N/A heterozygote Not available
Hypothalamus N/A heterozygote Not available
Jejunum N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Kidney N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Large intestine N/A heterozygote Not available
Liver N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Lower urinary tract N/A heterozygote Not available
Lung N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Lymph node N/A heterozygote Not available
Mammary gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Mesenteric adipose tissue N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Mesenteric lymph node N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Midbrain N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Olfactory lobe N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Ovary N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Oviduct N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Pancreas N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Parathyroid gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Parotid gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Penis N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Peripheral nervous system N/A heterozygote Not available
Peyer's patch N/A heterozygote Not available
Pituitary gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Quadriceps N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Sciatic nerve N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Skeletal muscle N/A heterozygote Not available
Skin N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Small intestine N/A heterozygote Not available
Spinal cord N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Spleen N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Stomach pyloric region N/A heterozygote Not available
Striatum N/A heterozygote Not available
Sublingual gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Submandibular gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Thymus N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Thyroid gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Tongue N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Trachea N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Trigeminal V nerve N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Urinary bladder N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Uterus N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Vagina N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Vascular system N/A heterozygote Not available
Vesicular gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
White adipose tissue N/A heterozygote Not available
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 0.0%
bone marrow 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)
cecum 3.23% (12 of 371)
cerebellum 0.51% (3 of 585)
cerebral cortex 0.34% (2 of 585)
chest bone Unavailable
colon 9.45% (12 of 127)
diaphragm 0.0%
duodenum 1.57% (2 of 127)
epididymis 13.43% (18 of 134)
esophagus 1.71% (7 of 409)
eye 0.0%
gall bladder 0.0%
gonadal fat pad 0.0%
harderian gland 0.0%
heart 0.34% (2 of 585)
hindlimb 0.0%
hippocampus 0.51% (3 of 585)
hypothalamus 0.34% (2 of 585)
ileum 11.02% (14 of 127)
jejunum 4.72% (6 of 127)
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%
mesenteric adipose tissue 0.0%
mesenteric lymph node 0.0%
midbrain 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)
parotid gland 0.0%
penis 0.0%
peripheral nervous system 0.34% (2 of 585)
peyers patch 0.0%
pituitary gland 0.17% (1 of 585)
prostate gland 2.05% (12 of 585)
quadriceps 0.0%
sciatic nerve 0.0%
skeletal muscle 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)
stomach pyloric region 0.0%
striatum 0.51% (3 of 585)
sublingual gland 0.0%
submandibular gland 1.52% (2 of 132)
testis 1.03% (6 of 585)
thymus 0.17% (1 of 585)
thyroid gland 2.91% (17 of 585)
tongue 3.94% (5 of 127)
trachea 0.51% (3 of 585)
trigeminal v nerve 0.0%
urinary bladder 0.0%
uterus 0.0%
vagina 0.0%
vas deferens 3.93% (15 of 382)
vascular system 0.0%
vesicular gland 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 Whole Body Lateral Orientation

11 Images

X-ray

XRay Images Whole Body Dorso Ventral

11 Images

Adult LacZ

LacZ Images Section

8 Images

Human diseases caused by Nepn 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 Nepn by phenotypic similarity.

Disease Similarity of
phenotypes
Matching phenotypes Source
Hypertriglyceridemia 2
Hypercholesterolemia, Hypertriglyceridemia OMIM:619324

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 Nepn

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 Nepn.

There are 2 publications which use IMPC produced mice or data.

Title Journal IMPC Allele PubMed ID
Pancreatic Progenitor Commitment Is Marked by an Increase in Ink4a/Arf Expression. Biomolecules (July 2021) Nepntm1a(KOMP)Wtsi PMC8392192
Insight into Nephrocan Function in Mouse Endoderm Patterning. International journal of molecular sciences (December 2019) Nepntm1a(KOMP)Wtsi PMC6981620

Order Mouse and ES Cells

All available products are supplied via our member's centres or partnerships. When ordering a product from the IMPC you will be redirected to one of their websites or prompted to start an email.

This service may be affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. See how

MGI Allele Allele Type Produced
Nepntm1a(KOMP)Wtsi KO first allele (reporter-tagged insertion with conditional potential) Mice, Targeting vectors, ES Cells
Nepntm1b(KOMP)Wtsi Reporter-tagged deletion allele (with selection cassette) Mice, Tissue
Nepntm1e(KOMP)Wtsi Targeted, non-conditional allele ES Cells
Nepntm46063(L1L2_Bact_P) KO first allele (reporter-tagged insertion with conditional potential) Targeting vectors

The IMPC Newsletter

Get highlights of the most important data releases, news and events, delivered straight to your email inbox

Subscribe to newsletter