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Gene name mei-218
Flybase description The gene meiotic 218 is referred to in FlyBase by the symbol Dmel\mei-218 (CG8923, FBgn0002709).
Expression data along the gut
    Crop Cardia/R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 Hindgut Full gut
    Ratio gene/RPL42 -44.0804 -31.548 -44.829951 -57.8013 -73.180016 -54.8515 -62.94329 -55.198343
    Affimetrix absolute value 2.962 2.65 2.708 2.571 2.57 2.787 2.607 2.515
    Affymetric present call in "x" number of chips 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0
Intestinal gene expression in different physiological conditions There is not condition-dependent expression data available for this gene.
Gene details (from Flybase) It is a protein_coding_gene from Drosophila melanogaster.
An electronic pipeline based on InterPro domains suggests that it has the molecular function: DNA binding; ATP binding.
There is experimental evidence that it is involved in the biological process: female meiosis chromosome segregation; reciprocal meiotic recombination.
21 alleles are reported.
The phenotypes of these alleles are annotated with: oocyte; cell cycle.
It has 4 annotated transcripts and 4 annotated polypeptides.
Protein features are: Mini-chromosome maintenance, DNA-dependent ATPase.
Summary of modENCODE Temporal Expression Profile: Temporal profile ranges from a peak of moderately high expression to a trough of very low expression.
Peak expression observed in adult male stages.
This gene is annotated by FlyBase as a dicistronic gene, meaning that some or all of its transcripts encode two or more polypeptide-coding open reading frames (ORFs) , with each ORF assigned to a different gene.
The distribution of RNA-Seq coverage data amongst the different encoded genes cannot be determined.
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