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Aliases for AARD Gene

Aliases for AARD Gene

  • Alanine And Arginine Rich Domain Containing Protein 2 3 5
  • Alanine And Arginine-Rich Domain-Containing Protein 2 3
  • C8orf85 3 4
  • Chromosome 8 Open Reading Frame 85 2

External Ids for AARD Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for AARD Gene

  • C8orf85

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for AARD Gene

  • GC08P117951

Summaries for AARD Gene

GeneCards Summary for AARD Gene

AARD (Alanine And Arginine Rich Domain Containing Protein) is a Protein Coding gene.

Additional gene information for AARD Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for AARD Gene

Genomics for AARD Gene

Regulatory Elements for AARD Gene

Enhancers for AARD Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Enhancer Score Enhancer Sources Gene-Enhancer Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Gene Targets for Enhancer
GH08H116937 0.8 ENCODE 26.7 +0.2 166 1.1 CTCF SIN3A RFX5 E2F1 ZFHX2 CTBP1 GLIS2 POLR2A EGR1 PATZ1 AARD GC08M116935
GH08H116516 2.2 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 7.3 -420.6 -420643 1.5 JUN CEBPB CEBPG EP300 JUND POLR2A GATA2 CREB1 FOXP2 FOS AARD LOC105375711 GC08M116592
GH08H116889 1.1 Ensembl ENCODE 11.2 -47.7 -47670 2 ELF3 TBP FOXA2 ATF1 BRCA1 RARA RFX5 SLC30A9 ZNF766 FOS RAD21 AARD SLC30A8 PIR55072
GH08H116454 1 FANTOM5 Ensembl dbSUPER 11.4 -483.6 -483627 0.7 RNF2 FOXP2 AARD LOC105375711 GC08M116592
GH08H117044 0.9 Ensembl ENCODE 10.5 +106.6 106574 0.7 CTCF ZNF654 TRIM22 REST RAD21 RFX5 TEAD3 GATA3 ZNF143 SMC3 SLC30A8 AARD ENSG00000253271 RN7SL228P
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around AARD on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for AARD Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

Genomic Locations for AARD Gene

Genomic Locations for AARD Gene
6,289 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for AARD Gene

Genes around AARD on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
AARD Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for AARD Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for AARD Gene

Proteins for AARD Gene

  • Protein details for AARD Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Alanine and arginine-rich domain-containing protein
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A5PKU8

    Protein attributes for AARD Gene

    155 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    17575 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for AARD Gene

Post-translational modifications for AARD Gene

No Post-translational modifications

Other Protein References for AARD Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for AARD Gene

Domains & Families for AARD Gene

Gene Families for AARD Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted intracellular proteins

Protein Domains for AARD Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for AARD Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with AARD: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for AARD Gene

Function for AARD Gene

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for AARD Gene

Phenotypes for AARD Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for AARD:
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with AARD: view

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for AARD Gene

Localization for AARD Gene

Subcellular locations from

Extracellular space Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi Apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion 0 1 2 3 4 5 Confidence
COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for AARD gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 2
cytosol 2
extracellular 1

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)
  • Lipid droplets (2)
See all subcellular structures

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for AARD Gene

Pathways & Interactions for AARD Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for AARD Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for AARD Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0030324 lung development IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with AARD: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for AARD Gene

Drugs & Compounds for AARD Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for AARD Gene

mRNA/cDNA for AARD Gene

(2) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(3) Additional mRNA sequences :
(2) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for AARD Gene

Alanine and arginine rich domain containing protein:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for AARD Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for AARD Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for AARD Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for AARD Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for AARD Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Esophagus - Muscularis (x9.6), Testis (x9.1), Esophagus - Gastroesophageal Junction (x7.2), Colon - Sigmoid (x4.5), and Bladder (x4.5).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for AARD Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Adipocyte (66.8).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for AARD Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for AARD Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of AARD Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for AARD Gene:

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with AARD: view

No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt , Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for AARD Gene

Orthologs for AARD Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of mammals.

Orthologs for AARD Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia AARD 33 34
  • 98.7 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia AARD 34
  • 77 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia AARD 33 34
  • 75 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Aard 33 16 34
  • 71.02 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Aard 33
  • 70.97 (n)
Species where no ortholog for AARD was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • African malaria mosquito (Anopheles gambiae)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • chicken (Gallus gallus)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
  • fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • K. lactis yeast (Kluyveromyces lactis)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona intestinalis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona savignyi)
  • sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • soybean (Glycine max)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • thale cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for AARD Gene

Gene Tree for AARD (if available)
Gene Tree for AARD (if available)

Paralogs for AARD Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for AARD Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with AARD: view

No data available for Paralogs for AARD Gene

Variants for AARD Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for AARD Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 08 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1000126988 -- 116,939,771(+) CTAAG(A/C)AGTGA intron-variant
rs1001196148 -- 116,936,394(+) ATATA(C/T)AATGG upstream-variant-2KB
rs1001199565 -- 116,939,710(+) ACTAC(A/C/T)AGATT intron-variant
rs1001273251 -- 116,939,467(+) TCTCT(A/G)CTAAA intron-variant
rs1001978966 -- 116,944,310(+) CGCCT(A/T)TAGTA downstream-variant-500B

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for AARD Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv831434 CNV gain 17160897

Variation tolerance for AARD Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 34.3% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 7.89; 83.76% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for AARD Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for AARD Gene

Disorders for AARD Gene

Relevant External Links for AARD

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for AARD Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for AARD Gene

Publications for AARD Gene

  1. Alanine and arginine rich domain containing protein, Aard, is directly regulated by androgen receptor in mouse Sertoli cells. (PMID: 27959439) Geng Q … Guo J (Molecular medicine reports 2017) 2 3 60
  2. Genome-wide searching of rare genetic variants in WTCCC data. (PMID: 20549515) Feng T … Zhu X (Human genetics 2010) 3 60
  3. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard DS … MGC Project Team (Genome research 2004) 4 60
  4. Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences. (PMID: 12477932) Strausberg RL … Mammalian Gene Collection Program Team (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2002) 3 60

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