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Citing this page: IMGT/LIGM-DB: IMGT000010 (149931 bp), sheep (Ovis aries) IGK locus on the chromosome 3.

Sheep (Ovis aries) IGK locus on chromosome 3

The orientation of the sheep (Ovis aries) IGK locus on the chromosome 3 is reverse (REV).

Locus representation sheep IGK

Legend:
Colors are according to IMGT color menu for genes.
The boxes representing the genes are not to scale. Exons are not shown.
A double slash // indicates a gap in genome assembly. Distances in bp (base pair) or in kb (kilobase) associated with a double slash are taken into account in the length of the lines and included in the numbers displayed at the right end of the lines.
A dotted line ... indicates the distance in kb (kilobase) between the locus and its bornes (5' borne and the most 5' gene in the locus and/or 3' borne and the most 3' gene in the locus) on the top and bottom lines, respectively. These distances are not represented at scale and are not included in the numbers displayed at the right ends of these two lines.

IGK gene names are according to the IMGT nomenclature [1].
Single arrows show genes whose polarity is opposite to that of the J-C-CLUSTER comprising IGKJ (J1 to J4)-IGKC.

IMGT references:
  1. [1] Lefranc M-P. Front Immunol. 2014 Feb 05;5:22. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2014.00022. Open access. . PMID: 24600447
Created:
29/01/2018
Last updated:
28/01/2019
Authors:
Viviane Nguefack Ngoune
Editor:
Chantal Ginestoux