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This is the community wiki page for the gene cspg4b please feel free to add any information that is relevant to this gene that is not already captured elsewhere in Xenbase

nomenclature changes


XB-GENEPAGE-5893459 name changed from cspg4, chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan 4. to cspg4b, chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan 4b, following approval from HGNC and MGI. (for discussion see https://ncbijira.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/browse/RSCOM-55)

Background:David Webb identifies these Xenopus genes as the TRUE cspg4-like genes, and changed was agreed to be cspg4b

X.tropicalis XB-GENE-5893460, X. laevis.L XB-GENE-17337147, X. laevis.S - no S homeolog

In Xenopus, these genes are all on Chromosome 1, in this order:

cdc20b, gzmak, (prov. gzma.2), esm1, gzma, cspg4b, snx18, hspb3, arl15