Gene Summary

Name:
growth hormone secretagogue receptor
Synonyms:
Ghsr1a,  C530020I22Rik

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.

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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
Brain  Section images heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Brainstem  Section images heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Cerebellum  Section images heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Hippocampus  Section images heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Hypothalamus  Section images heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Kidney  Section images heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Midbrain  Section images heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Ovary  Section images heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Oviduct  Section images heterozygote Not available
Pituitary gland  Section images heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Spinal cord  Section images heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Spleen  Section images heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Testis  Section images heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Thymus  Section images heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Trachea  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)
Brown adipose tissue N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Cartilage tissue 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)
Large intestine N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
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 0.0% (0 of 2)
Mammary gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Olfactory lobe 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)
Prostate gland N/A heterozygote Not available
Skeletal muscle N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Skin N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Small intestine 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)
Submandibular gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Thalamus N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Thyroid gland 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
Embryo N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Embryo N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Brain N/A heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Brain N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Dorsal root ganglion N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Dorsal root ganglion N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Ear N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Ear N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Eye N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Eye N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Footplate N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Footplate N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Forebrain N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Forebrain N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Forelimb N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Forelimb N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Fronto-nasal process N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Fronto-nasal process N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Handplate N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Handplate N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Head N/A heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Head N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Heart N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Heart N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Hindbrain N/A heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Hindbrain N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Hindlimb N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Hindlimb N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Liver N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Liver N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Lung N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Lung N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Mandibular process N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Mandibular process N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Maxillary process N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Maxillary process N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Midbrain N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Midbrain N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Nose N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Nose N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Oral cavity N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Oral cavity N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Skin N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Skin N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Spinal cord N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Spinal cord N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Tail somite N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Tail somite N/A homozygote Ambiguous
Tail N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Tail N/A homozygote Ambiguous

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

Anatomy Background staining in controls (WT)
adrenal gland 0.67% (4 of 598)
aorta 0.17% (1 of 598)
brain 0.84% (5 of 598)
brainstem 0.33% (2 of 598)
brown adipose tissue 0.0%
cartilage tissue 0.17% (1 of 598)
cerebellum 0.5% (3 of 598)
cerebral cortex 0.33% (2 of 598)
epididymis 14.29% (21 of 147)
esophagus 1.66% (7 of 422)
eye 0.0%
heart 0.33% (2 of 598)
hippocampus 0.5% (3 of 598)
hypothalamus 0.33% (2 of 598)
kidney 4.52% (27 of 598)
large intestine 5.35% (32 of 598)
liver 0.0%
lower urinary tract 0.17% (1 of 598)
lung 0.33% (2 of 598)
lymph node 0.17% (1 of 598)
mammary gland 0.0%
midbrain 0.0%
olfactory lobe 0.33% (2 of 598)
ovary 0.17% (1 of 598)
oviduct 0.0%
pancreas 0.84% (5 of 598)
peripheral nervous system 0.33% (2 of 598)
peyers patch 0.0%
pituitary gland 0.17% (1 of 598)
prostate gland 2.17% (13 of 598)
skeletal muscle 0.0%
skin 0.17% (1 of 598)
small intestine 5.35% (32 of 598)
spinal cord 0.5% (3 of 598)
spleen 0.5% (3 of 598)
stomach 3.68% (22 of 598)
striatum 0.5% (3 of 598)
submandibular gland 1.38% (2 of 145)
testis 1% (6 of 598)
thalamus 0.0%
thymus 0.17% (1 of 598)
thyroid gland 3.01% (18 of 598)
trachea 0.5% (3 of 598)
urinary bladder 0.0%
uterus 0.33% (2 of 598)
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 510)
dorsal root ganglion 1.67% (1 of 60)
ear 0.2% (1 of 510)
embryo 0.39% (2 of 511)
eye 0.2% (1 of 510)
footplate 0.2% (1 of 510)
forebrain 0.2% (1 of 510)
forelimb 0.2% (1 of 510)
fronto-nasal process 1.64% (1 of 61)
handplate 0.2% (1 of 510)
head 0.98% (5 of 510)
heart 0.2% (1 of 510)
hindbrain 1.18% (6 of 510)
hindlimb 0.2% (1 of 510)
liver 0.2% (1 of 505)
lung 0.2% (1 of 505)
mandibular process 0.2% (1 of 510)
maxillary process 0.2% (1 of 510)
midbrain 0.2% (1 of 510)
nose 1.28% (1 of 78)
oral cavity 0.2% (1 of 505)
skin 0.2% (1 of 510)
spinal cord 1.39% (1 of 72)
tail 0.2% (1 of 510)
tail somite group 0.2% (1 of 510)

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 Dorso Ventral

10 Images

X-ray

XRay Images Skull Dorso Ventral Orientation

10 Images

Adult LacZ

LacZ Images Section

16 Images

X-ray

XRay Images Forepaw

10 Images

Embryo LacZ

LacZ images wholemount

12 Images

Eye Morphology

Images Slit Lamp

4 Images

X-ray

XRay Images Skull Lateral Orientation

10 Images

Sleep Wake

Wake state (bmp file)

14 Images

X-ray

XRay Images Whole Body Lateral Orientation

10 Images

Eye Morphology

Images Ophthalmoscopy

2 Images

Auditory Brain Stem Response

Click-evoked + 6 to 30kHz tone waveforms (pdf format)

8 Images

Human diseases caused by Ghsr 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.

The table below shows human diseases associated to Ghsr by orthology or direct annotation.

Disease Similarity of
phenotypes
Matching phenotypes Source
Short Stature Due To Ghsr Deficiency
Hypoglycemia, Decreased body weight, Abnormality of body weight ORPHA:314811
Growth Hormone Deficiency, Isolated Partial
Decreased response to growth hormone stimulation test, Small pituitary gland OMIM:615925

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

Disease Similarity of
phenotypes
Matching phenotypes Source
Specific Language Impairment 2
Deficit in phonologic short-term memory OMIM:606712
Specific Language Impairment 1
Deficit in phonologic short-term memory OMIM:606711
Presenile Dementia, Kraepelin Type
Dementia OMIM:176600
Schizophrenia 19
Cognitive impairment OMIM:617629
Monoamine Oxidase A Deficiency
Cognitive impairment ORPHA:3057
Microangiopathy And Leukoencephalopathy, Pontine, Autosomal Dominant
Dementia, Cognitive impairment OMIM:618564
Obesity
Increased waist to hip ratio, Obesity, Decreased resting energy expenditure OMIM:601665
Short Stature Due To Ghsr Deficiency
Hypoglycemia, Decreased body weight, Abnormality of body weight ORPHA:314811
Hyperinsulinism Due To Hnf1A Deficiency
Hyperinsulinemia, Hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia, Small for gestational age, Ketotic hypoglycemia,... ORPHA:324575
Body Mass Index Quantitative Trait Locus 20
Obesity, Polyphagia, Hyperinsulinemia OMIM:618406
Hyperinsulinemic Hypoglycemia, Familial, 2
Large for gestational age, Hypoglycemia, Hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia OMIM:601820
3-Methylglutaconic Aciduria Type 1
Hypoglycemia, Failure to thrive, Progressive cerebellar ataxia ORPHA:67046
Hyperinsulinism Due To Insr Deficiency
Hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia, Hypoglycemia, Fasting hyperinsulinemia, Insulin resistance, Recurr... ORPHA:263458
Hyperinsulinemic Hypoglycemia, Familial, 7
Hypoglycemia, Hyperinsulinemia, Hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia, Hypoglycemic seizures OMIM:610021
Homozygous 11P15-P14 Deletion Syndrome
Hypoglycemia, Failure to thrive, Hyperinsulinemia OMIM:606528
Pineal Hyperplasia, Insulin-Resistant Diabetes Mellitus, And Somatic Abnormalities
Postprandial hyperglycemia, Hyperinsulinemia, Small for gestational age, Diabetic ketoacidosis, H... OMIM:262190
Alacrimia-Choreoathetosis-Liver Dysfunction Syndrome
Corneal scarring, Failure to thrive, Inability to walk, Impaired oropharyngeal swallow response, ... ORPHA:404454
Growth Hormone Deficiency, Isolated Partial
Decreased response to growth hormone stimulation test, Small pituitary gland OMIM:615925

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 Ghsr

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 Ghsr.

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