Store at +4°C short term (1-2 weeks). Aliquot and store at -20°C long term. Avoid repeated freezethaw cycles.
COL9A1 (Collagen Type IX Alpha 1 Chain) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with COL9A1 include Epiphyseal Dysplasia, Multiple, 6 and Stickler Syndrome, Type Iv. Among its related pathways are Integrin Pathway and ERK Signaling. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include extracellular matrix structural constituent conferring tensile strength.
An important paralog of this gene is COL9A2.
Collagen Type IX Alpha 1 Chain; Collagen, Type IX, Alpha 1; Cartilage-Specific Short Collagen; Collagen IX, Alpha-1 Polypeptide; Alpha-1(IX) Collagen Chain; Collagen Alpha-1(IX) Chain;