Excitatory neurons, cerebral cortex


Likely locationCortex pyramidal layer 5, Cingulate/Retrosplenial area (superficial and deep)
Developmental compartmentTelencephalon
Marker genes Fezf2 RP24-134N2.1 Kcng1
CommentsFurther split possible based on VGLUT2
Taxon Neurons
CNS neurons
Telencephalon projecting neurons
Telencephalon projecting excitatory neurons

Enriched genes

Table shows genes that are highly enriched (but not necessarily unique) in this cluster, relative to all other clusters.

Score Gene Description
238.2 Fezf2 Fez family zinc finger protein 2
84.0 Nov nephroblastoma overexpressed
83.6 Coro6 Coronin-6
77.1 Kcng1 Potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily G member 1
75.8 Lamp5 Mus musculus lysosomal-associated membrane protein family, member 5 (Lamp5), transcript variant 2, mRNA.

Heatmap and tSNE plot

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Spatial distribution

Images show the correlation of gene expression for this cluster with each voxel in the Allen Mouse Brain Atlas. Click on the image for a high-resolution version.