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Aliases for ARHGEF38 Gene

Aliases for ARHGEF38 Gene

  • Rho Guanine Nucleotide Exchange Factor (GEF) 38 2 3

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ARHGEF38 Gene

  • GC04P106474
  • GC04P102208

Summaries for ARHGEF38 Gene

GeneCards Summary for ARHGEF38 Gene

ARHGEF38 (Rho Guanine Nucleotide Exchange Factor (GEF) 38) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include Rho guanyl-nucleotide exchange factor activity. An important paralog of this gene is DNMBP.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ARHGEF38 Gene

  • May act as a guanine-nucleotide releasing factor.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for ARHGEF38 Gene

Genomics for ARHGEF38 Gene

Genomic Location for ARHGEF38 Gene

105,552,554 bp from pter
105,708,093 bp from pter
155,540 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for ARHGEF38 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for ARHGEF38 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for ARHGEF38 Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for ARHGEF38 Gene

Proteins for ARHGEF38 Gene

  • Protein details for ARHGEF38 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Rho guanine nucleotide exchange factor 38
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • C9JIB4

    Protein attributes for ARHGEF38 Gene

    777 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    89078 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for ARHGEF38 Gene


neXtProt entry for ARHGEF38 Gene

Proteomics data for ARHGEF38 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for ARHGEF38 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for ARHGEF38 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for ARHGEF38 Gene

Domains for ARHGEF38 Gene

Gene Families for ARHGEF38 Gene

  • ARHGEF :Rho guanine nucleotide exchange factors

Protein Domains for ARHGEF38 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for ARHGEF38 Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q9NXL2
  • Contains 1 BAR domain.
  • Contains 1 DH (DBL-homology) domain.
  • Contains 1 SH3 domain.
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Function for ARHGEF38 Gene

Molecular function for ARHGEF38 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
May act as a guanine-nucleotide releasing factor.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for ARHGEF38 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005089 Rho guanyl-nucleotide exchange factor activity IEA --
GO:0005515 protein binding --
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  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for ARHGEF38

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for ARHGEF38 Gene

Localization for ARHGEF38 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for ARHGEF38 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for ARHGEF38 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 2
mitochondrion 2
nucleus 2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ARHGEF38 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ARHGEF38: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ARHGEF38 Gene

Pathways for ARHGEF38 Gene

SuperPathways for ARHGEF38 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for ARHGEF38 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ARHGEF38 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0035023 regulation of Rho protein signal transduction --
GO:0043547 positive regulation of GTPase activity IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ARHGEF38: view

No data available for Pathways by source for ARHGEF38 Gene

Transcripts for ARHGEF38 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for ARHGEF38 Gene

(3) Additional mRNA sequences :
(5) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(7) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(7) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for ARHGEF38 Gene

Rho guanine nucleotide exchange factor (GEF) 38:
Representative Sequences:

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  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for ARHGEF38

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  • QuantiTect SYBR Green Assays in human,mouse,rat
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  • QuantiFast Probe-based Assays in human,mouse,rat

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for ARHGEF38 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for ARHGEF38 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for ARHGEF38 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for ARHGEF38 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for ARHGEF38 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Pancreas (9.5), Prostate (6.2), Breast - Mammary Tissue (6.1), and Minor Salivary Gland (5.5).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for ARHGEF38 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (69.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for ARHGEF38 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ARHGEF38 Gene Hs.585224

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Expression partners for ARHGEF38 Gene

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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for ARHGEF38 Gene

Orthologs for ARHGEF38 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for ARHGEF38 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia ARHGEF38 35
  • 88.76 (n)
  • 87.9 (a)
-- 36
  • 69 (a)
-- 36
  • 90 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ARHGEF38 35
  • 87.59 (n)
  • 87.11 (a)
  • 64 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ARHGEF38 35
  • 99.61 (n)
  • 99.49 (a)
  • 99 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Arhgef38 35
  • 81.61 (n)
  • 83.69 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia ARHGEF38 36
  • 79 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Arhgef38 36
  • 87 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 73 (a)
-- 36
  • 72 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves ARHGEF38 35
  • 72.11 (n)
  • 71.28 (a)
  • 67 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia ARHGEF38 36
  • 57 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia arhgef38 35
  • 66.88 (n)
  • 65.07 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii arhgef38 35
  • 59.36 (n)
  • 55.75 (a)
  • 44 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea Y37A1B.17 36
  • 11 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 35 (a)
Species with no ortholog for ARHGEF38:
  • 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)
  • 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)

Evolution for ARHGEF38 Gene

Gene Tree for ARHGEF38 (if available)
Gene Tree for ARHGEF38 (if available)

Paralogs for ARHGEF38 Gene

Paralogs for ARHGEF38 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for ARHGEF38 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

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Variants for ARHGEF38 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for ARHGEF38 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 04 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs169191 -- 105,580,544(+) tggtc(A/G)ttaat intron-variant
rs172020 -- 105,580,816(+) caagc(A/G)attct intron-variant
rs183873 -- 105,586,876(+) AGGAC(C/G)TCCCT intron-variant
rs199314 -- 105,574,761(+) aagtc(G/T)ttttt intron-variant
rs199315 -- 105,574,999(+) acaca(C/G/T)acaca intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for ARHGEF38 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv879699 CNV Gain 21882294
nsv461610 CNV Loss 19166990
nsv524424 CNV Loss 19592680
nsv517837 CNV Loss 19592680
esv2728101 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv2728102 CNV Deletion 23290073
nsv291273 CNV Loss 16902084
esv2728103 CNV Deletion 23290073
nsv290938 CNV Loss 16902084
nsv518958 CNV Gain 19592680
esv2662994 CNV Deletion 23128226
esv271243 CNV Insertion 20981092
esv273489 CNV Insertion 20981092
esv267409 CNV Insertion 20981092
esv22942 CNV Loss 19812545

Relevant External Links for ARHGEF38 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ARHGEF38 Gene

Disorders for ARHGEF38 Gene

Relevant External Links for ARHGEF38

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator

No disorders were found for ARHGEF38 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships and Genatlas for ARHGEF38 Gene

Publications for ARHGEF38 Gene

  1. Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences. (PMID: 12477932) Strausberg R.L. … Marra M.A. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2002) 3
  2. Molecular genetics of successful smoking cessation: convergent genome-wide association study results. (PMID: 18519826) Uhl G.R. … Lerman C. (Arch. Gen. Psychiatry 2008) 3
  3. Mutation of ARHGAP9 in patients with coronary spastic angina. (PMID: 19911011) Takefuji M. … Kaibuchi K. (J. Hum. Genet. 2010) 3
  4. Meta-analyses of genome-wide association studies identify multiple loci associated with pulmonary function. (PMID: 20010835) Hancock D.B. … London S.J. (Nat. Genet. 2010) 3
  5. A systematic gene-based screen of chr4q22-q32 identifies association of a novel susceptibility gene, DKK2, with the quantitative trait of alcohol dependence symptom counts. (PMID: 20332099) Kalsi G. … Riley B.P. (Hum. Mol. Genet. 2010) 3

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