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Aliases for ABHD1 Gene

Aliases for ABHD1 Gene

  • Abhydrolase Domain Containing 1 2 3 5
  • Alpha/Beta Hydrolase Domain-Containing Protein 1 3 4
  • Abhydrolase Domain-Containing Protein 1 3 4
  • Lung Alpha/Beta Hydrolase 1 3 4
  • LABH1 3 4
  • Testicular Tissue Protein Li 5 3
  • Protein ABHD1 3
  • EC 3.1.1.- 4
  • EC 3.1.1 61

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ABHD1 Gene

  • GC02P027268
  • GC02P027439
  • GC02P027321
  • GC02P027258
  • GC02P027349
  • GC02P027088

Summaries for ABHD1 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for ABHD1 Gene

  • This gene is a member of the AB hydrolase superfamily and encodes a protein with an alpha/beta hydrolase fold. This domain is common to a number of hydrolytic enzymes of widely differing phylogenetic origins and catalytic functions. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for ABHD1 Gene

ABHD1 (Abhydrolase Domain Containing 1) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include carboxylic ester hydrolase activity. An important paralog of this gene is ABHD3.

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for ABHD1 Gene

Genomics for ABHD1 Gene

Regulatory Elements for ABHD1 Gene

Enhancers for ABHD1 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
GH02F027085 1.4 Ensembl ENCODE 11 -36.3 -36294 4.8 HDGF CREB3L1 MLX ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF143 KHK SLC5A6 ATRAID ABHD1 CGREF1 PREB TRIM54 UCN MPV17 LOC100129724
GH02F027169 1.3 Ensembl ENCODE 11.2 +47.5 47489 2.9 ATF1 MLX ARID4B DMAP1 ZNF48 YY1 ZNF143 ZNF263 SP5 ZHX2 ATRAID GTF3C2 TCF23 PRR30 PREB SLC5A6 ABHD1 CAD DNAJC5G SLC30A3
GH02F027091 1.3 Ensembl ENCODE 11.1 -29.7 -29666 7.0 CREB3L1 MLX ZFP64 ARID4B DMAP1 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF143 PAF1 SP5 KHK EMILIN1 ABHD1 CGREF1 ATRAID SLC5A6 CAD PRR30 TCF23 PREB
GH02F027090 0.2 Ensembl 11 -33.7 -33680 0.2 KHK ATRAID SLC5A6 ABHD1 CGREF1 PREB TRIM54 UCN MPV17 LOC100129724
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around ABHD1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for ABHD1 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00000587050 20 801 ATF1 PKNOX1 MLX ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF48 YY1 ZNF121 SP3

Genomic Location for ABHD1 Gene

27,123,780 bp from pter
27,130,991 bp from pter
7,212 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for ABHD1 Gene

Genes around ABHD1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
ABHD1 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for ABHD1 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for ABHD1 Gene

Proteins for ABHD1 Gene

  • Protein details for ABHD1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein ABHD1
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B3KSF6
    • E9PDR9
    • Q05BY3
    • Q53SZ1
    • Q8IXQ7

    Protein attributes for ABHD1 Gene

    405 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    45207 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for ABHD1 Gene


neXtProt entry for ABHD1 Gene

Selected DME Specific Peptides for ABHD1 Gene


Post-translational modifications for ABHD1 Gene

  • Glycosylation at Asn 10
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Domains & Families for ABHD1 Gene

Gene Families for ABHD1 Gene

Protein Domains for ABHD1 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 AB hydrolase-1 (Alpha/Beta hydrolase fold 1) domain.
  • Belongs to the AB hydrolase superfamily. AB hydrolase 4 family.
  • Contains 1 AB hydrolase-1 (Alpha/Beta hydrolase fold 1) domain.
  • Belongs to the AB hydrolase superfamily. AB hydrolase 4 family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with ABHD1: view

Function for ABHD1 Gene

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for ABHD1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for ABHD1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003674 molecular_function ND --
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 25416956
GO:0016298 lipase activity IBA --
GO:0016787 hydrolase activity IEA --
GO:0052689 carboxylic ester hydrolase activity IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ABHD1: view
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No data available for Molecular function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for ABHD1 Gene

Localization for ABHD1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ABHD1 Gene

Membrane; Single-pass type II membrane protein.

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 ABHD1 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 2
extracellular 1
endoplasmic reticulum 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ABHD1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane NAS 12735795
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ABHD1: view

Pathways & Interactions for ABHD1 Gene

SuperPathways for ABHD1 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ABHD1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0008150 biological_process ND --
GO:0044255 cellular lipid metabolic process IBA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ABHD1: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for ABHD1 Gene

Transcripts for ABHD1 Gene

Unigene Clusters for ABHD1 Gene

Abhydrolase domain containing 1:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for ABHD1 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2 ^ 3a · 3b ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6a · 6b ^ 7a · 7b · 7c ^ 8
SP1: -
SP2: - - - -
SP3: - -

Relevant External Links for ABHD1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for ABHD1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for ABHD1 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for ABHD1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (x30.0).

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of ABHD1 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ABHD1 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for ABHD1 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Ubiquitously expressed.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with ABHD1: view

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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression and Protein tissue co-expression partners for ABHD1 Gene

Orthologs for ABHD1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for ABHD1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ABHD1 34 35
  • 99.26 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ABHD1 34 35
  • 84.77 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia ABHD1 34 35
  • 82.59 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Abhd1 34
  • 81.19 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia ABHD1 35
  • 69 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 35
  • 43 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia ABHD1 35
  • 59 (a)
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia abhd1-prov 34
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii si:dkey-230a20.2 35
  • 22 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta Hydr1 35
  • 30 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea C44C1.5 35
  • 32 (a)
Y60A3A.7 35
  • 32 (a)
K. lactis yeast
(Kluyveromyces lactis)
Saccharomycetes KLLA0D06039g 34
  • 43.19 (n)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes YMR210W 34
  • 42.37 (n)
-- 35
  • 21 (a)
EEB1 35
  • 21 (a)
EHT1 35
  • 21 (a)
MGL2 37
A. gosspyii yeast
(Ashbya gossypii)
Saccharomycetes AGOS_ACR149C 34
  • 42.32 (n)
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons AT1G34340 34
  • 42.14 (n)
(Oryza sativa)
Liliopsida Os05g0432600 34
  • 44.06 (n)
bread mold
(Neurospora crassa)
Ascomycetes NCU01302 34
  • 43.96 (n)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.2629 35
  • 32 (a)
Species where no ortholog for ABHD1 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African malaria mosquito (Anopheles gambiae)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • 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)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • mouse (Mus musculus)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • soybean (Glycine max)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for ABHD1 Gene

Gene Tree for ABHD1 (if available)
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Paralogs for ABHD1 Gene

Paralogs for ABHD1 Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for ABHD1 Gene using alignment to 5 proteins:

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Variants for ABHD1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for ABHD1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 02 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs11126874 -- 27,131,305(+) GTCAG(A/C)GGCAA nc-transcript-variant, downstream-variant-500B, utr-variant-3-prime
rs111320072 -- 27,122,530(+) GTCCC(A/G)GGGAT upstream-variant-2KB
rs111731037 -- 27,129,002(+) CAGCC(C/T)GACAG reference, synonymous-codon
rs111733951 -- 27,130,583(+) TCATC(A/C)CAGCC intron-variant, downstream-variant-500B, reference, missense, utr-variant-3-prime
rs112037986 -- 27,127,381(+) AACCC(C/T)GTCTC intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for ABHD1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv6744n54 CNV loss 21841781
nsv833603 CNV loss 17160897
nsv817673 CNV gain 17921354
nsv455974 CNV loss 19166990

Variation tolerance for ABHD1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 43.6% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 6.68; 78.50% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for ABHD1 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ABHD1 Gene

Disorders for ABHD1 Gene

Relevant External Links for ABHD1

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for ABHD1 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for ABHD1 Gene

Publications for ABHD1 Gene

  1. Generation and annotation of the DNA sequences of human chromosomes 2 and 4. (PMID: 15815621) Hillier L.W. … Wilson R.K. (Nature 2005) 3 4 64
  2. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4 64
  3. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard D.S. … Malek J. (Genome Res. 2004) 3 4 64
  4. The gene structure and expression of human ABHD1: overlapping polyadenylation signal sequence with Sec12. (PMID: 12735795) Edgar A.J. (BMC Genomics 2003) 3 4 64
  5. Cloning and tissue distribution of three murine alpha/beta hydrolase fold protein cDNAs. (PMID: 11922611) Edgar A.J. … Polak J.M. (Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 2002) 2 3 64

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