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Aliases for ANKAR Gene

Aliases for ANKAR Gene

  • Ankyrin And Armadillo Repeat Containing 2 3 5

External Ids for ANKAR Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ANKAR Gene

  • GC02P190249
  • GC02P190539
  • GC02P182400

Summaries for ANKAR Gene

GeneCards Summary for ANKAR Gene

ANKAR (Ankyrin And Armadillo Repeat Containing) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include binding and nuclear hormone receptor binding.

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

Genomics for ANKAR Gene

Regulatory Elements for ANKAR Gene

Enhancers for ANKAR 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
- Elite enhancer/Elite enhancer-gene association

Enhancers around ANKAR on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

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

Genomic Location for ANKAR Gene

189,674,290 bp from pter
189,763,058 bp from pter
88,769 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for ANKAR Gene

Genes around ANKAR on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

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

RefSeq DNA sequence for ANKAR Gene

Proteins for ANKAR Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Ankyrin and armadillo repeat-containing protein
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q3ZCS6
    • Q4G0M2
    • Q6ZU02

    Protein attributes for ANKAR Gene

    1434 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    162026 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for ANKAR Gene


neXtProt entry for ANKAR Gene

Post-translational modifications for ANKAR Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for ANKAR Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for ANKAR Gene

Domains & Families for ANKAR Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for ANKAR Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 5 ANK repeats.
  • Contains 5 ANK repeats.
  • Contains 6 ARM repeats.
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Function for ANKAR Gene

Phenotypes for ANKAR Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for ANKAR:
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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 ANKAR Gene

Localization for ANKAR Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ANKAR Gene

Membrane; Single-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for ANKAR Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for ANKAR gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 3
cytoskeleton 2
cytosol 1
endoplasmic reticulum 1
peroxisome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ANKAR Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IBA --
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IBA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
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Pathways & Interactions for ANKAR Gene

SuperPathways for ANKAR Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for ANKAR Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 1 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: ENSP00000313513 Q7Z5J8-ANKAR_HUMAN for ANKAR Gene via STRING IID

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ANKAR Gene


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

Drugs & Compounds for ANKAR Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for ANKAR Gene

Unigene Clusters for ANKAR Gene

Ankyrin and armadillo repeat containing:
Representative Sequences:

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

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c ^ 2 ^ 3a · 3b · 3c ^ 4 ^ 5a · 5b ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12 ^ 13 ^ 14a · 14b · 14c ^ 15a · 15b ^ 16 ^ 17 ^
SP1: - - -
SP2: - - - -
SP3: - - - - - - - -
SP4: - - - - - - - - - - -
SP5: - - - - - - - -

ExUns: 18 ^ 19 ^ 20 ^ 21 ^ 22 ^ 23 ^ 24a · 24b
SP2: - -
SP3: -
SP4: - -

Relevant External Links for ANKAR Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for ANKAR Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for ANKAR Gene

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

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (x4.6).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for ANKAR Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Pancreatic juice (44.5) and Heart (24.5).

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

Protein tissue co-expression partners for ANKAR Gene

- Elite partner

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of ANKAR Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ANKAR Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for ANKAR Gene:

Tissue specificity: Ubiquitously expressed with highest level in pancreas and lowest in skeletal muscle.
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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery for ANKAR Gene

Orthologs for ANKAR Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for ANKAR Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia ANKAR 34
  • 90.16 (n)
  • 88.9 (a)
  • 88 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ANKAR 34
  • 84.9 (n)
  • 86.24 (a)
  • 85 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Ankar 34
  • 83.22 (n)
  • 81.68 (a)
Ankar 16
Ankar 35
  • 80 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ANKAR 34
  • 99.49 (n)
  • 99.65 (a)
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Ankar 34
  • 84.72 (n)
  • 85.93 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia ANKAR 35
  • 72 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia ANKAR 35
  • 65 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia ANKAR 35
  • 60 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia ankar 34
  • 62.88 (n)
  • 55.8 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii ankar 34
  • 56.5 (n)
  • 49.3 (a)
ankar 35
  • 48 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 35
  • 35 (a)
Species where no ortholog for ANKAR 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)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • 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)
  • thale cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for ANKAR Gene

Gene Tree for ANKAR (if available)
Gene Tree for ANKAR (if available)

Paralogs for ANKAR Gene Pseudogenes for ANKAR Gene

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No data available for Paralogs for ANKAR Gene

Variants for ANKAR Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for ANKAR Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 02 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs16831887 - 189,707,050(+) ATAAT(A/G)TAATC nc-transcript-variant, reference, missense
rs1225090 - 189,730,532(+) CAATT(G/T)GTTGT intron-variant, nc-transcript-variant, reference, missense
rs2164830 -- 189,725,251(+) TATAT(A/G)TATAC intron-variant
rs2164831 -- 189,734,667(+) TTTTA(C/T)TCTAC intron-variant
rs2164832 -- 189,745,061(+) TGGCG(C/T)GTGCC intron-variant, downstream-variant-500B

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2721260 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2721261 CNV deletion 23290073
esv3593747 CNV loss 21293372
nsv1114156 CNV deletion 24896259

Variation tolerance for ANKAR Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 89.1% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 6.32; 76.66% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for ANKAR Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

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

Disorders for ANKAR Gene

Relevant External Links for ANKAR

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for ANKAR Gene.

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

Publications for ANKAR Gene

  1. Characterization of a novel human gene containing ANK repeats and ARM domains. (PMID: 15110750) Occhi G. … Danieli G.A. (Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 2004) 2 3 4 65
  2. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4 65
  3. Genome-wide association study identifies variants in PMS1 associated with serum ferritin in a Chinese population. (PMID: 25162662) Liao M. … Zhang H. (PLoS ONE 2014) 3 65
  4. Novel genetic loci identified for the pathophysiology of childhood obesity in the Hispanic population. (PMID: 23251661) Comuzzie A.G. … Butte N.F. (PLoS ONE 2012) 3 65
  5. Mapping the NPHP-JBTS-MKS protein network reveals ciliopathy disease genes and pathways. (PMID: 21565611) Sang L. … Jackson P.K. (Cell 2011) 3 65

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