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Gene name Vmat
Flybase description The gene Vesicular monoamine transporter is referred to in FlyBase by the symbol Dmel\Vmat (CG33528, FBgn0260964).
Expression data along the gut
    Crop Cardia/R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 Hindgut Full gut
    Ratio gene/RPL42 -1.6664 -18.8266 -31.170052 -30.6776 -36.17336 -34.0775 -25.73845 -14.39733
    Affimetrix absolute value 7.696 3.438 3.288 3.448 3.592 3.476 3.885 4.429
    Affymetric present call in "x" number of chips 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 2
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.
There is experimental evidence that it has the molecular function: synaptic vesicle amine transmembrane transporter activity; monoamine transmembrane transporter activity.
There is experimental evidence that it is involved in the biological process: dopamine transport; monoamine transport; histamine transport; synaptic vesicle amine transport.
18 alleles are reported.
The phenotypes of these alleles are annotated with: oocyte; embryonic/larval neuromuscular junction.
It has 3 annotated transcripts and 3 annotated polypeptides.
Protein features are: Major facilitator superfamily; Major facilitator superfamily domain; Major facilitator superfamily domain, general substrate transporter; Multidrug resistance protein.
Summary of modENCODE Temporal Expression Profile: Temporal profile ranges from a peak of moderately high expression to a trough of extremely low expression.
Peak expression observed within 18-24 hour embryonic stages, during early larval stages, during early pupal stages.
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