Gene Summary

Name:
uridine-cytidine kinase 1
Synonyms:
URK1

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 blood urea nitrogen level Uck1tm2a(KOMP)Wtsi HOM Early adult 2.91×10-05

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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 50% (1 of 2)
Aorta N/A heterozygote Not available
Blood vessel N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Bone N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Brain N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Brainstem N/A heterozygote Not available
Brown adipose tissue N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Cartilage tissue N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Cerebellum N/A heterozygote Not available
Cerebral cortex N/A heterozygote Not available
Eye N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Gall bladder N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Heart N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Hippocampus N/A heterozygote Not available
Hypothalamus N/A heterozygote Not available
Kidney N/A heterozygote 100% (2 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 100% (2 of 2)
Lung N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Lymph node N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Mammary gland N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Esophagus N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Olfactory lobe N/A heterozygote Not available
Ovary N/A heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Oviduct N/A heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Pancreas N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Parathyroid gland N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Peripheral nervous system N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Peyer's patch N/A heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Pituitary gland N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Prostate gland N/A heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Skeletal muscle tissue N/A heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Skin N/A heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Small intestine N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Spinal cord N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Spleen N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Stomach N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
Striatum N/A heterozygote Not available
Testis N/A heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Thymus N/A heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
Thyroid gland N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Trachea N/A heterozygote 100% (2 of 2)
Uterus N/A heterozygote 50% (1 of 2)
White adipose tissue N/A heterozygote 0.0% (0 of 2)
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.

Legacy Phenotype Associated Images

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Human diseases caused by Uck1 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 Uck1

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 Uck1.

There are 3 publications which use IMPC produced mice or data.

Title Journal IMPC Allele PubMed ID
Large-scale neuroanatomical study uncovers 198 gene associations in mouse brain morphogenesis. Nature communications (August 2019) Uck1tm2a(KOMP)Wtsi PMC6671969
Mouse screen reveals multiple new genes underlying mouse and human hearing loss. PLoS biology (April 2019) Uck1tm2a(KOMP)Wtsi PMC6459510
A conditional knockout resource for the genome-wide study of mouse gene function. Nature (June 2011) Uck1tm1a(KOMP)Wtsi PMC3572410

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MGI Allele Allele Type Produced
Uck1tm2a(KOMP)Wtsi KO first allele (reporter-tagged insertion with conditional potential) Mice, Targeting vectors, ES Cells
Uck1tm1e(KOMP)Wtsi Targeted, non-conditional allele ES Cells
Uck1tm2e(KOMP)Wtsi Targeted, non-conditional allele ES Cells
Uck1tm1a(KOMP)Wtsi KO first allele (reporter-tagged insertion with conditional potential) Targeting vectors, ES Cells

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