Gene Summary

Name:
carboxylesterase 4A
Synonyms:
Ces8

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.

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
Kidney  Section images heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Liver  Section images heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Mammary gland  Section images heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Ovary  Section images heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Skin  Section images heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Submandibular gland  Section images heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Testis  Section images heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Thyroid gland  Section images heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Uterus  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)
Brain N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Brainstem N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Brown adipose tissue N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Cartilage tissue N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Cerebellum N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Cerebral cortex N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Epididymis 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)
Heart N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Hippocampus N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Hypothalamus N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Large intestine 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 0.0% (0 of 2)
Midbrain N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Olfactory lobe 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)
Peripheral nervous system N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Peyer's patch N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Pituitary gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Prostate gland N/A heterozygote Not available
Skeletal muscle N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Small intestine N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Spinal cord N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Spleen N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Stomach N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Striatum N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Thalamus N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Thymus N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Trachea N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Urinary bladder N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Vascular system N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Vesicular gland N/A heterozygote Not available
White adipose tissue N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)

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

Anatomy Images Zygosity Mutant Expr
Brain N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Brain N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Dorsal root ganglion N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Dorsal root ganglion N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Ear N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Ear N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Embryo N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Embryo N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Eye N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Eye N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Footplate N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Footplate N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Forebrain N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Forebrain N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Forelimb N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Forelimb N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Fronto-nasal process N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Fronto-nasal process N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Handplate N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Handplate N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Head N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Head N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Heart N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Heart N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Hindbrain N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Hindbrain N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Hindlimb N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Hindlimb N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Liver N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Liver N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Lung N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Lung N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Mandibular process N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Mandibular process N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Maxillary process N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Maxillary process N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Midbrain N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Midbrain N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Nose N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Nose N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Oral cavity N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Oral cavity N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Skin N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Skin N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Spinal cord N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Spinal cord N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Tail somite N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Tail somite N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)
Tail N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Tail N/A homozygote 0.0% (0 of 1)

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 584)
aorta 0.17% (1 of 584)
brain 0.68% (4 of 584)
brainstem 0.34% (2 of 584)
brown adipose tissue 0.0%
cartilage tissue 0.17% (1 of 584)
cerebellum 0.51% (3 of 584)
cerebral cortex 0.34% (2 of 584)
epididymis 12.78% (17 of 133)
esophagus 1.72% (7 of 408)
eye 0.0%
heart 0.34% (2 of 584)
hippocampus 0.51% (3 of 584)
hypothalamus 0.34% (2 of 584)
kidney 3.6% (21 of 584)
large intestine 1.71% (10 of 584)
liver 0.0%
lower urinary tract 0.17% (1 of 584)
lung 0.34% (2 of 584)
lymph node 0.17% (1 of 584)
mammary gland 0.0%
midbrain 0.0%
olfactory lobe 0.34% (2 of 584)
ovary 0.17% (1 of 584)
oviduct 0.0%
pancreas 0.86% (5 of 584)
peripheral nervous system 0.34% (2 of 584)
peyers patch 0.0%
pituitary gland 0.17% (1 of 584)
prostate gland 2.05% (12 of 584)
skeletal muscle 0.0%
skin 0.17% (1 of 584)
small intestine 1.54% (9 of 584)
spinal cord 0.51% (3 of 584)
spleen 0.51% (3 of 584)
stomach 2.05% (12 of 584)
striatum 0.51% (3 of 584)
submandibular gland 1.53% (2 of 131)
testis 1.03% (6 of 584)
thalamus 0.0%
thymus 0.17% (1 of 584)
thyroid gland 2.74% (16 of 584)
trachea 0.51% (3 of 584)
urinary bladder 0.0%
uterus 0.0%
vascular system 0.0%
vesicular gland 0.0%
white adipose tissue 0.0%

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

Background staining occurs in wild type embryos at a measurable rate.

Anatomy Background staining in controls(WT)
brain 1.18% (6 of 507)
dorsal root ganglion 1.69% (1 of 59)
ear 0.2% (1 of 507)
embryo 0.2% (1 of 508)
eye 0.2% (1 of 507)
footplate 0.2% (1 of 507)
forebrain 0.2% (1 of 507)
forelimb 0.2% (1 of 507)
fronto-nasal process 1.67% (1 of 60)
handplate 0.2% (1 of 507)
head 0.99% (5 of 507)
heart 0.2% (1 of 507)
hindbrain 1.18% (6 of 507)
hindlimb 0.2% (1 of 507)
liver 0.2% (1 of 502)
lung 0.2% (1 of 502)
mandibular process 0.2% (1 of 507)
maxillary process 0.2% (1 of 507)
midbrain 0.2% (1 of 507)
nose 1.3% (1 of 77)
oral cavity 0.2% (1 of 502)
skin 0.2% (1 of 507)
spinal cord 1.41% (1 of 71)
tail 0.2% (1 of 507)
tail somite group 0.2% (1 of 507)

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 Skull Lateral Orientation

10 Images

X-ray

XRay Images Whole Body Dorso Ventral

10 Images

Sleep Wake

Wake state (bmp file)

14 Images

X-ray

XRay Images Whole Body Lateral Orientation

10 Images

Eye Morphology

Images Slit Lamp

2 Images

X-ray

XRay Images Skull Dorso Ventral Orientation

10 Images

Eye Morphology

Images Ophthalmoscopy

4 Images

Combined SHIRPA and Dysmorphology

Images

2 Images

Adult LacZ

LacZ Images Section

9 Images

X-ray

XRay Images Forepaw

10 Images

Human diseases caused by Ces4a 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.
No human diseases associated to this gene 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 Ces4a

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 Ces4a.

No publications found that use IMPC mice or data for Ces4a.

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
Ces4atm1a(EUCOMM)Wtsi KO first allele (reporter-tagged insertion with conditional potential) Targeting vectors, ES Cells
Ces4atm1(KOMP)Vlcg Reporter-tagged deletion allele (with selection cassette) Mice, Targeting vectors, ES Cells
Ces4atm1.1(KOMP)Vlcg Reporter-tagged deletion allele (post Cre, with no selection cassette) Mice

The IMPC Newsletter

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

Subscribe to newsletter