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IMGT gene name IMGT allele name Fct Chromosomal localization T Pr Allotypes Isoallotypes Positions in the locus IMGT/LIGM-DB reference sequences IMGT/LIGM-DB sequences from the literature
Clone names Exons Accession numbers Positions in the sequence Secondary accession numbers Clone names Accession numbers Positions in the sequence
IGHA1 IGHA1*01 F 14q32.33 cosmid Ig13; Ig-gamma3-122 CH1 J00220 [13] AF067420 [33] c
H+CH2 (1) J00220 [13]
CH3(including CHS) J00220 [13]
Hualphac (GMA5-alpha) M M60193 [21]
IGHA1*02 F 14q32.33 CH1
H+CH2 (1) AL928768 [42] (26)
CH3(including CHS) AL928768 [42] (26)
M AL928768 [42] (26)
IGHA1*03 F 14q32.33 CH1 IMGT000035 1171181..1171486
H+CH2 IMGT000035 1171701..1172060
CH3(including CHS) IMGT000035 1172283..1172674
M IMGT000035 1175243..1175454
IGHA2 IGHA2*01 [14] F 14q32.33 A2m1 CH1 J00221 [13] (29)
H+CH2 (1) J00221 [13] (29)
CH3(including CHS) J00221 [13] (29)
M
IGHA2*02 [14] F 14q32.33 A2m2,3 lambda-TOU-alpha-2 CH1 M60192 [21] R-731F5 AL928742 [41] (17)
IMGT000035 1291451..1291756
H+CH2 (1) M60192 [21] (2) R-731F5 AL928742 [41] (17)
IMGT000035 1291971..1292291
Tou II-5 H+CH2 (1) AJ012264 [13] (3) R-731F5 AL928742 [41] (17)
CH3(including CHS) AJ012264 [13] R-731F5 AL928742 [41] (17)
IMGT000035 1292514..1292905
lambda-TOU-epsilon-alpha M M60194 [21] R-731F5 AL928742 [41] (17)
IMGT000035
IGHA2*03 (17) F 14q32.33 A2m2 nA2m3 CH1 S71043 [26]
H+CH2 (1) S71043 [26]
CH3(including CHS) S71043 [26]
M
IGHD IGHD*01 F 14q32.33 CH1 K02875 [15]
H1 K02876 [15]
H2 K02877 [15]
CH2 K02878 [15]
CH3 K02879 [15]
CHS K02880 [15]
M1 K02881 [15]
M2 K02882 [15]
IGHD*02 F 14q32.33 CH1 X57331 [22] IMGT000035 1034168..1034470
H1 X57331 [22] IMGT000035 1034919..1035020
H2 X57331 [22] IMGT000035 1037813..1037884
CH2 X57331 [22] IMGT000035 1038621..1038944
CH3 X57331 [22] IMGT000035 1039155..1039478
CHS X57331 [22] IMGT000035 1041416..1041441
M1 X57331 [22] IMGT000035 1042244..1042401
M2 X57331 [22] IMGT000035 1042686..1042691
IGHE IGHE*01 F 14q32.33 CH1 J00222 [11] (29)
CH2 J00222 [11] (29)
CH3 J00222 [11] (29)
CH4(including CHS) J00222 [11] (29)
cosIg10 M1 X63693 [24]
M2 X63693 [24]
IGHE*02 F 14q32.33 CH1 L00022 [7]
CH2 L00022 [7]
CH3 L00022 [7]
CH4(including CHS) L00022 [7]
M1
M2
IGHE*03 F 14q32.33 CH1 IMGT000025 [9]
CH2 IMGT000025 [9]
CH3 IMGT000025 [9]
CH4(including CHS) IMGT000025 [9]
38A M1 M55420 [38]
M2 M55420 [38]
IGHE*04 F 14q32.33 R-731F5 CH1 AL928742 IMGT000035 1278118..1278426
CH2 AL928742 IMGT000035 1278634..1278954
CH3 AL928742 IMGT000035 1279041..1279364
CH4(including CHS) AL928742 IMGT000035 1279448..1279776
M1 AL928742 IMGT000035 1281865..1281986
M2 AL928742 IMGT000035 1282071..1282151
IGHEP1 IGHEP1*01 P (12) 14q32.33 cosmid Ig13; Ig-gamma3-122 CH3 J00223 [12] (9)
CH4(including CHS) J00223 [12]
M1
M2
IGHEP1*02 P (12) 14q32.33 CH3 X84668 [32]
CH4(including CHS)
M1
M2
IGHEP1*03 P (12) 14q32.33 CH3 X84669 [32]
CH4(including CHS)
M1
M2
IGHEP1*04 P (12) 14q32.33 C-2194O15_PCR1 CH3 AL901608 [42] (9) IMGT000035 <1157299..1157636
CH4(including CHS) AL901608 [42] IMGT000035 1157720..1158048
M1 AL901608 [42] IMGT000035 1160134..1160255
M2 AL901608 [42] IMGT000035 1160340..1160420
IGHG1 IGHG1*01 F 14q32.33 G1m17,1 cosmid Ig13; Ig-gamma3-122 CH1 J00228 [5] (20,21)
H J00228 [5] (20,21)
CH2 J00228 [5] (19)
CH3(including CHS) J00228 [5] (19)
M1 X52847 [23] c
M2 X52847 [23] c
IGHG1*02 F 14q32.33 G1m17,1 CH1 Z17370 [25] (20)
H Z17370 [25] (20)
CH2 Z17370 [25]
CH3(including CHS) Z17370 [25]
M1
M2
IGHG1*03 (F) 14q32.33 G1m3 nG1m1 nG1m17 CH1 Y14737 [37] c (s)
H Y14737 [37] c (s)
CH2 Y14737 [37] c (s)
CH3(including CHS) Y14737 [37] c (s)
IGHG1*04 (F) 14q32.33 G1m17,1,27 CH1 JN582178 [41] c
H JN582178 [41] c
CH2 JN582178 [41] c
CH3(including CHS) JN582178 [41] c
IGHG1*05 F 14q32.33 R-417P24 CH1 AL122127 [42] IMGT000035 1136775..1137068
H AL122127 [42] IMGT000035 1137460..1137504
CH2 AL122127 [42] IMGT000035 1137623..1137952
CH3(including CHS) AL122127 [42] IMGT000035 1138050..1138369
M1 AL122127 [42] IMGT000035 1139652..1139782
M2 AL122127 [42] IMGT000035 1142000..1142080
IGHG1*06 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920252 [45]
H MG920252 [45]
CH2 MG920252 [45]
CH3(including CHS) MG920252 [45]
CH1 MG920252 [44]
H MG920252 [44]
CH2 MG920252 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920252 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG1*07 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920245 [44]
H MG920245 [44]
CH2 MG920245 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920245 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG1*08 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920246 [44]
H MG920246 [44]
CH2 MG920246 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920246 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG1*09 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920247 [44]
H MG920247 [44]
CH2 MG920247 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920247 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG1*10 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920248 [44]
H MG920248 [44]
CH2 MG920248 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920248 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG1*11 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920249 [44]
H MG920249 [44]
CH2 MG920249 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920249 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG1*12 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920250 [44]
H MG920250 [44]
CH2 MG920250 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920250 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG1*13 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920251 [44]
H MG920251 [44]
CH2 MG920251 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920251 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG1*14 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920253 [44]
H MG920253 [44]
CH2 MG920253 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920253 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG2 IGHG2*01 F 14q32.33 G2m.. CH1 J00230 [6] (29)
H J00230 [6] (29) pIgG2-2, pIgG2-13, pIgG2-14 Z49802 [27] (21)
CH2 J00230 [6] (29) pIgG2-2, pIgG2-13, pIgG2-14 Z49802 [27] (21)
CH3(including CHS) J00230 [6] (29) pIgG2-2, pIgG2-13, pIgG2-14 Z49802 [27] (21)
M1 AB006775 [30] (4)
M2 AB006776 [30] (4)
IGHG2*02 F 14q32.33 G2m23 pIgG2n+1,pIgG2n+9,pIgG2n+12 CH1 AJ250170 [35]
H AJ250170 [35] pIgG2-1, pIgG2-3, pIgG2-4 Z49801 [27]
CH2 AJ250170 [35] pIgG2-1, pIgG2-3, pIgG2-4 Z49801 [27]
CH3(including CHS) AJ250170 [35] pIgG2-1, pIgG2-3, pIgG2-4 Z49801 [27]
M1
M2
IGHG2*03 F 14q32.33 G2m.. CH1 AF449616 [40]
H AF449616 [40]
CH2 AF449616 [40]
CH3(including CHS) AF449616 [40]
M1
M2
IGHG2*04 F 14q32.33 G2m.. CH1 AF449617 [40]
H AF449617 [40]
CH2 AF449617 [40]
CH3(including CHS) AF449617 [40]
M1
M2
IGHG2*05 F 14q32.33 G2m.. CH1 AF449618 [40]
H AF449618 [40]
CH2 AF449618 [40]
CH3(including CHS) AF449618 [40]
M1
M2
IGHG2*06 F 14q32.33 G2m.. R-731F5 CH1 AL928742 IMGT000035 1235056..1235349
H AL928742 IMGT000035 1235742..1235777
CH2 AL928742 IMGT000035 1235896..1236222
CH3(including CHS) AL928742 IMGT000035 1236320..1236639
M1 AL928742 IMGT000035 1237936..1238066
M2 AL928742 IMGT000035 1238797..1238877
IGHG2*07 F 14q32.33 CH1 MH025828 [44]
H MH025828 [44]
CH2 MH025828 [44] IGHG2*08i KX670550 [45]
IGHG2*08i KX670550 [45]
CH3(including CHS) MH025828 [44] IGHG2*08i KX670551 [45]
IGHG2*08i KX670551 [45]
M1
M2
IGHG2*08 F 14q32.33 CH1 MH025829 [44]
H MH025829 [44]
CH2 MH025829 [44] IGHG2*09i KX670552 [45]
CH3(including CHS) MH025829 [44] IGHG2*09i KX670552 [45]
M1
M2
IGHG2*09 F 14q32.33 CH1 MH025830 [44]
H MH025830 [44]
CH2 MH025830 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MH025830 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG2*10 F 14q32.33 CH1 MH025831 [44]
H MH025831 [44]
CH2 MH025831 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MH025831 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG2*11 F 14q32.33 CH1 MH025832 [44]
H MH025832 [44]
CH2 MH025832 [44] IGHG2*07i KX670549 [45]
CH3(including CHS) MH025832 [44] IGHG2*07i KX670549 [45]
M1
M2
IGHG2*12 F 14q32.33 CH1 MH025833 [44]
H MH025833 [44]
CH2 MH025833 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MH025833 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG2*13 F 14q32.33 CH1 MH025834 [44]
H MH025834 [44]
CH2 MH025834 [44] IGHG2*09i KX670552 [45]
CH3(including CHS) MH025834 [44] IGHG2*09i KX670552 [45]
M1
M2
IGHG2*14 F 14q32.33 CH1 MH025835 [44]
H MH025835 [44]
CH2 MH025835 [44]
514q32.33 CH3(including CHS) MH025835 [44]
14q32.33 M1
M2
IGHG2*15 F 14q32.33 CH1 MH025836 [44]
H MH025836 [44]
CH2 MH025836 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MH025836 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG2*16 F 14q32.33 CH1
H
CH2 KX670553 [45]
CH3(including CHS) KX670553 [45]
M1
M2
IGHG2*17 F 14q32.33 CH1
H
CH2 KX670554 [45]
CH3(including CHS) KX670554 [45]
M1
M2
IGHG3 (18) IGHG3*01 (15) F 14q32.33 G3m5* (G3m5,10,11,13,14,26,27) nG3m21 CH1 X03604 [17] X04646 [16] (5)
XN-6 D78345 [28]
AJ390235 [36]
H1 X03604 [17] pSgamma3h X04646 [16] (5)
XN-6 D78345 [28]
AJ390235 [36]
H2 X03604 [17] pSgamma3h X04646 [16] (5)
XN-6 D78345 [28]
AJ390235 [36]
H3 X03604 [17] pSgamma3h X04646 [16] (5)
XN-6 D78345 [28]
AJ390235 [36]
H4 X03604 [17] pSgamma3h X04646 [16] (5)
XN-6 D78345 [28]
AJ390235 [36]
CH2 X03604 [17] pSgamma3h X04646 [16] (5)
XN-6 D78345 [28]
AJ390235 [36]
CH3(including CHS) X03604 [17] D78345 [28]
XN-6 M1 D78345 [28]
M2 D78345 [28]
IGHG3*02 F 14q32.33 cosmid Ig13; Ig-gamma3-122 CH1 K01313 [10] (5)
H1 K01313 [10]
H2 K01313 [10]
H3 K01313 [10]
H4 K01313 [10]
F5 14q32.33 cosmid Ig13; Ig-gamma3-122 CH2 K01313 [10] (5)
F 14q32.33 cosmid Ig13; Ig-gamma3-122 CH3(including CHS) K01314 [10] (13)
M1
M2
IGHG3*03 (16) F 14q32.33 G3m24* (G3m5,6,11,24,26) nG3m21 lambda gamma 3LAT CH1 X16110 [18] AJ390264 [36]
AJ390265 [36]
AJ390266 [36]
AJ390267 [36]
AJ390268 [36]
AJ390269 [36]
AJ390270 [36]
AJ390271 [36]
H1 X16110 [18] AJ390264 [36]
AJ390265 [36]
AJ390266 [36]
AJ390267 [36]
AJ390268 [36]
AJ390269 [36]
AJ390270 [36]
AJ390271 [36]
H3 X16110 [18] AJ390264 [36]
AJ390265 [36]
AJ390266 [36]
AJ390267 [36]
AJ390268 [36]
AJ390269 [36]
AJ390270 [36]
AJ390271 [36]
H4 X16110 [18] AJ390264 [36]
AJ390265 [36]
AJ390266 [36]
AJ390267 [36]
AJ390268 [36]
AJ390269 [36]
AJ390270 [36]
AJ390271 [36]
CH2 X16110 [18] AJ390264 [36]
AJ390265 [36]
AJ390266 [36]
AJ390267 [36]
AJ390268 [36]
AJ390269 [36]
AJ390270 [36]
AJ390271 [36]
CH3(including CHS) X16110 [18] AJ390264 [36]
AJ390265 [36]
AJ390266 [36]
AJ390267 [36]
AJ390268 [36]
AJ390269 [36]
AJ390270 [36]
AJ390271 [36]
lambda-gamma-3-LAT M1 M60195 [21]
M2 M60196 [21]
IGHG3*04 F 14q32.33 CH1 X99549 [29]
H1 X99549 [29]
H4 X99549 [29]
CH2 X99549 [29]
CH3(including CHS) X99549 [29]
M1
M2
IGHG3*05 F 14q32.33 G3m5* (G3m5,10,11,13,14,26,27) nG3m21 (22) AJ390236 [36]
IGHG3*06 F 14q32.33 G3m5* (G3m5,10,11,13,14,26,27) nG3m21 (22) AJ390237 [36]
IGHG3*07 F 14q32.33 G3m5* (G3m5,10,11,13,14,26,27) nG3m21 (22) AJ390238 [36] AJ390239 [36]
AJ390240 [36]
IGHG3*08 F 14q32.33 (22) AJ390241 [36]
IGHG3*09 F 14q32.33 G3m5* (G3m5,10,11,13,14,26,27) nG3m21 (22) AJ390242 [36] AJ390243 [36]
IGHG3*10 (15) F 14q32.33 R-417P24 CH1 AL122127 [42] AJ390246 [36]
IMGT000035 1108440..1108733
H1 AL122127 [42] AJ390246 [36]
IMGT000035 1109126..1109176
H2 AL122127 [42] AJ390246 [36]
IMGT000035 1109320..1109364
H3 AL122127 [42] AJ390246 [36]
IMGT000035 1109508..1109552
H4 AL122127 [42] AJ390246 [36]
IMGT000035 1109696..1109740
CH2 AL122127 [42] AJ390246 [36]
IMGT000035 1109859..1110188
CH3(including CHS) AL122127 [42] AJ390246 [36]
IMGT000035 1110286..1110605
M1 AL122127 [42] IMGT000035 1111902..1112032
M2 AL122127 [42] IMGT000035 1113848..1113928
IGHG3*11 F 14q32.33 G3m5* (G3m5,10,11,13,14,26,27) nG3m21 (22) AJ390247 [36] AJ390248 [36]
AJ390249 [36]
AJ390250 [36]
AJ390251 [36]
X74165 [36] (8)
IGHG3*12 F 14q32.33 G3m5* (G3m5,10,11,13,14,26,27) nG3m21 CH1 AJ390252 [36] AJ390253 [36]
H1 AJ390252 [36] AJ390253 [36]
H2 AJ390252 [36] AJ390253 [36]
H4 AJ390252 [36] AJ390253 [36]
CH2 AJ390252 [36] AJ390253 [36]
CH3(including CHS) AJ390252 [36] AJ390253 [36]
M1
M2
IGHG3*13 F 14q32.33 G3m6* (G3m5,6,10,11,14,26,27) nG3m21 (22) AJ390244 [36] AJ390245 [36]
IGHG3*14 F 14q32.33 G3m21* (G3m21,26,27,28) nG3m11 (22) AJ390254 [36] AJ390255 [36]
AJ390256 [36]
AJ390257 [36]
AJ390258 [36]
X74166 [34] (8)
AJ390259 [36]
IGHG3*15 F 14q32.33 G3m21* (G3m21,26,27,28) nG3m11 (22) AJ390260 [36] AJ390261 [36]
IGHG3*16 F 14q32.33 G3m21* (G3m21,26,27,28) nG3m11 (22) AJ390262 [36] AJ390263 [36]
IGHG3*17 F 14q32.33 G3m15* (G3m10,11,13,15,27) nG3m5 nG3m21 (23) AJ390272 [36] AJ390273 [36]
AJ390274 [36]
AJ390275 [36]
IGHG3*18 F 14q32.33 G3m16* (G3m10,11,13,15,16,27) nG3m5 nG3m21 (23) AJ390276 [36] AJ390277 [36]
AJ390278 [36]
IGHG3*19 F 14q32.33 G3m16* (G3m10,11,13,15,16,27) nG3m5 nG3m21 (23) AJ390279 [36] AJ390280 [36]
AJ390281 [36]
AJ390282 [36]
AJ390283 [36]
AJ390284 [36]
IGHG3*20 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920256 [44]
H1 MG920256 [44]
H2 MG920256 [44]
H3 MG920256 [44]
H4 MG920256 [44]
CH2 MG920256 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920256 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG3*21 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920255 [44]
H1 MG920255 [44]
H2 MG920255 [44]
H3 MG920255 [44]
H4 MG920255 [44]
CH2 MG920255 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920255 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG3*22 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920254 [44]
H1 MG920254 [44]
H2 MG920254 [44]
H3 MG920254 [44]
H4 MG920254 [44]
CH2 MG920254 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920254 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG3*23 F 14q32.33 CH1 MH025837 [44]
H1 MH025837 [44]
H2 MH025837 [44]
H4 MH025837 [44]
CH2 MH025837 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MH025837 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG3*24 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920257 [44]
H1 MG920257 [44]
H2 MG920257 [44]
H3 MG920257 [44]
H4 MG920257 [44]
CH2 MG920257 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920257 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG3*25 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920258 [44]
H1 MG920258 [44]
H2 MG920258 [44]
H3 MG920258 [44]
H4 MG920258 [44]
CH2 MG920258 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920258 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG3*26 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920259 [44]
H1 MG920259 [44]
H2 MG920259 [44]
H3 MG920259 [44]
H4 MG920259 [44]
CH2 MG920259 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920259 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG3*27 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920260 [44]
H1 MG920260 [44]
H2 MG920260 [44]
H3 MG920260 [44]
H4 MG920260 [44]
CH2 MG920260 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920260 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG3*28 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG786813 [44]
H1 MG786813 [44]
H2 MG786813 [44]
H3 MG786813 [44]
H4 MG786813 [44]
CH2 MG786813 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG786813 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG3*29 F 14q32.33 CH1 MG920261 [44]
H1 MG920261 [44]
H2 MG920261 [44]
H3 MG920261 [44]
H4 MG920261 [44]
CH2 MG920261 [44]
CH3(including CHS) MG920261 [44]
M1
M2
IGHG4 IGHG4*01 F 14q32.33 nG4m(a) CH1 K01316 [2] (29)
H K01316 [2] (29)
CH2 K01316 [2] (29)
CH3(including CHS) K01316 [2] (29)
M1
M2
IGHG4*02 F 14q32.33 nG4m(b) CH1
H AJ001563 [31]
CH2 AJ001563 [31]
CH3(including CHS) AJ001563 [31]
M1
M2
IGHG4*03 F 14q32.33 nG4m(a) CH1
H
CH2 AJ001564 [31]
CH3(including CHS) AJ001564 [31]
M1
M2
IGHG4*04 F 14q32.33 nG4m(a) R-731F5 CH1 AL928742 IMGT000035 1253780..1254073
H AL928742 1254466..1254501
CH2 AL928742 IMGT000035 1254620..1254949
CH3(including CHS) AL928742 IMGT000035 1255047..1255366
M1 AL928742 IMGT000035 1256647..1256777
M2 AL928742 IMGT000035 1257850..1257930
IGHG4*05 F 14q32.33 CH1
H
IGHG4*05i CH2 KX670555 [45]
CH3(including CHS) KX670555 [45]
M1
M2
IGHG4*06 F 14q32.33 CH1
H
IGHG4*06i CH2 KX670556 [45]
CH3(including CHS) KX670556 [45]
M1
M2
IGHG4*07 F 14q32.33 CH1
H
IGHG4*07i CH2 KX670557 [45]
CH3(including CHS) KX670557 [45]
M1
M2
IGHG4*08 F 14q32.33 CH1
H
IGHG4*08i CH2 KX670558 [45]
CH3(including CHS) KX670558 [45]
M1
M2
IGHGP IGHGP*01 ORF (11) 14q32.33 CH1 X06766 [19]
H X06766 [19]
CH2 X06766 [19]
CH3(including CHS) X06766 [19]
M1 X52849 [23]
M2 X52848 [23]
IGHGP*02 ORF (11) 14q32.33 CH1 AL928769 [42] (27)
H AL928769 [42] (27)
CH2 AL928769 [42] (27)
CH3(including CHS) AL928769 [42] (27)
M1
M2
IGHGP*03 P (28) 14q32.33 CH1 IMGT000035 1210001..1210294
H IMGT000035 1210684..1210734
CH2 IMGT000035 1210853..1211182
CH3(including CHS) IMGT000035 1211280..1211597
M1 IMGT000035 1212879..1213009
M2 IMGT000035 1215136..1215216
IGHM IGHM*01 F 14q32.33 CH1 X14940 [20]
CH2 X14940 [20]
CH3 X14940 [20]
CH4(including CHS) X14940 [20]
M1 X14939 [20]
M2 X14939 [20]
IGHM*02 F 14q32.33 CH1 K01307 [3] (6)
CH2 K01308 [3] (7)
K01309 [3] (8)
CH3 K01309 [3] (8) J00259 [1] (9)
V00561 [1] (9) J00259 [1] (9)
CH4(including CHS) J00260 [3] (10) V00562 [1] (14)
M1
M2
IGHM*03 F 14q32.33 CH1 X57331 [22]
CH2 X57331 [22]
CH3 X57331 [22]
CH4(including CHS) X57331 [22]
M1 X57331 [22]
M2 X57331 [22]
IGHM*04 F 14q32.33 CH17-387N18 CH1 AC254827 [43] IMGT000035 1023628..1023939
CH2 AC254827 [43] IMGT000035 1024030..1024365
CH3 AC254827 [43] IMGT000035 1024611..1024928
CH4(including CHS) AC254827 [43] IMGT000035 1025108..1025499
M1 AC254827 [43] IMGT000035 1027582..1027697
M2 AC254827 [43] IMGT000035 1027871..1027876

c: cDNA sequence.
(s): Transcript of a secreted chain.

IMGT notes:
  1. (1) In the IGHA gene, the hinge (H) and the CH2 are joined in a single exon.
  2. (2) Partial C-GENE: partial CH2 in 3'.
  3. (3) Partial C-GENE: partial H-CH2 in 5'.
  4. (4) Sequence assigned arbitrarily and temporarily to allele*01 in the absence of cDNA and complete genomic sequence.
  5. (5) Partial C-GENE: partial CH1 in 5' and partial CH2 in 3'.
  6. (6) Partial C-GENE: partial CH1 in 3'.
  7. (7) Partial C-GENE: partial CH2 in 3'.
  8. (8) Partial C-GENE: partial CH2 in 5' and partial CH3 in 3'.
  9. (9) Partial C-GENE: partial CH3 in 5'.
  10. (10) Partial C-GENE: partial CH4 in 5'.
  11. (11) DELETION of 3 bp in the CH3 which does not alter the open reading frame. The lack of SWITCH region seems to be the only defect responsible for the absence of protein.
  12. (12) DELETION of CH2 and CH3, DELETION of 3 bp in the ACCEPTOR-SPLICE of the CH3 leading to frameshifts.
  13. (13) Partial C-GENE: partial CH3 in 5' and 3'.
  14. (14) Partial C-GENE: partial CH4 in 5' and 3'.
  15. (15) Complete serological G3m typing: G3m(5,10,11,13,14,26,27) or G3m(b0,b1,b3,b4,b5,u,v); 5*=5,10,11,13,14 and b*=b0,b1,b3,b4,b5.
  16. (16) LAT IV-5 is homozygous for Gm(6,24*;1,17;..) and Gm(27,28) -or homozygous for Gm(b0,b1,c3,c5,u) and Gm(g5,v)- by study of this family [Lefranc G. et al., Hum. Genet., 50, 199-211 (1979)]; 6,24*=5,6,11,24,26.
    In the LAT IV-5 haplotype, the allotypes Gm27 and 28 have been shown to be be carried by the constant region of the IGHG1 gene. This Gm distribution has been found in other individuals with the same haplotype from African populations [Van Loghem, E. et al., Vox Sanguinis, 43, 301-309 (1982)].
  17. (17) Although the serological typing has not be done, the sequence encodes the Ser 212 (TCC) which corresponds to the A2m(2) allotype[14]. The EcoRI site which allows A2m(2) allotype determination by restriction fragment length polymorphism[14] is present.
  18. (18) The number of IGHG3 hinge exons is:
    • four exons in the most frequent alleles (IGHG3*01[17] and IGHG3*02[10])
    • three exons in allele IGHG3*03[18]
    • two exons in allele IGHG3*04[29]
  19. (19) J00228 corresponds to [5] (and not to [10], as indicated in the J00228 flat files. The correction has been asked to EMBL in December 1999).
  20. (20) Note that Ala 126 (225) (GCA) in Kabat Entry number 013486 is probably a typing error. The corresponding codon in the IMGT IGHG1 allele alignment is Val 98 (GTT), which is the last codon of the CH1 exon (and not the first codon of the hinge as shown in Kabat 013486). The IGHG1 Chimpanzee CH1 3' end is therefore identical to the human one, and Figure 3 and Discussion in Ehrlich P.H. et al., Molecular Immunology, 28, 319-322 (1991) should be revised accordingly. Comments added by M.-P. Lefranc on the 16/12/1999, following a question asked by M. Cerutti (France).
  21. (21) Z49802 previously described as a IGHG2*03 allele due to a289>g, g291>a, T97>A in CH3 is now considered as a IGHG2*01 allele, following the EMBL update of 20 september 1999 (a289, g291, T97).
  22. (22) The IGHG3 exon genomic organization of this allele is similar to that of the IGHG3*01 allele. The sequence encompasses CH1, H1, H2, H3 H4, CH2 and CH3 exons. The M1 and M2 exons were not sequenced.
  23. (23) The IGHG3 exon genomic organization of this allele is similar to that of the IGHG3*03 allele. The sequence encompasses CH1, H1, H3 H4, CH2 and CH3 exons. The M1 and M2 exons were not sequenced.
  24. (24) The CH2 Met 45.1 (ATG) has been shown to correlate with IGHG2 gene encoding the G2m(23) allotype [27]. In this paper the CH1 was not sequenced. More recently CH1 Thr 92 (ACC) has also shown to correlate with IGHG2 gene encoding the G2m(23) allotype [35].
  25. (25) Although the serological typing has not been done, the sequence encodes the CH2 Val 45.1 (GTG) which correlates with the absence of the G2m(23) [39].
  26. (26) Partial C-GENE: No CH1.
  27. (27) Partial C-GENE: partial CH3 in 3'.
  28. (28) Frameshift in CH3-CHS.
  29. (29) GenBank AH005273.2 (12223 bp) is an artificial assembly replacing AH005273.1 (J00230, V00554), J00221.1, J00222.1, J00230.1 (V00554), K01316.1, K01317.1, K01318.1, K01319.1 and V00554 (Aug 1. 2016). AH005273.2 has been entered in IMGT/LIGM-DB for completeness but, to avoid redundancy, is not an ‘IMGT/LIGM-DB sequence from the literature’. Indeed, the seven individual accession numbers are in IMGT/LIGM-DB, and four of them are original IMGT reference sequences: J00230 (IGHG2*01), K01316 (IGHG4*01), J00222 (IGHE*01) and J00221 (IGHA2*01).
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Created:
08/01/1999
Last updated:
08/04/2019
Authors:
Saida Saljoqi, Christèle Martinez-Jean, Nathalie Bosc, Gèraldine Folch and Joumana Jabado-Michaloud
Editors:
Chantal Ginestoux