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Chimpanzee

Pan troglodytes

e.g. FLOT1 or 6-MHC

Chimpanzee MHC

This region of the chimpanzee genome represents the Major Histocompatibility Complex (MHC) Class I region containing, amongst others, CLA (HLA), TRIM and MIC family genes. It was sequenced by Anzai et al. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 100, 7708-7713 (2003); PubMed ID 12799463) and re-annotated by the HAVANA group.

This Release

Release Date 12th Jan 2012
Datafreeze Date 1st Dec 2011
Gene Count 124
Annotated Sequence Length 1,750,851 bp

Comparative Analysis

Region Available species / haplotypes / strains Examples
MHC dog, chimpanzee, gorilla, human (ref. plus 7 haplotypes), mouse (ref. plus 2 NOD strains), pig (Duroc & Large White), tasmanian devil, wallaby example