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Aliases for C15orf53 Gene

Aliases for C15orf53 Gene

  • Chromosome 15 Open Reading Frame 53 2 3 5

External Ids for C15orf53 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for C15orf53 Gene

  • GC15P036777
  • GC15P038988
  • GC15P015833

Summaries for C15orf53 Gene

GeneCards Summary for C15orf53 Gene

C15orf53 (Chromosome 15 Open Reading Frame 53) is a Protein Coding gene.

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 C15orf53 Gene

Genomics for C15orf53 Gene

Regulatory Elements for C15orf53 Gene

Enhancers for C15orf53 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
GH15F038736 0.3 FANTOM5 18 +40.3 40267 0.1 C15orf53 RASGRP1 LOC105370776 LOC102724253
GH15F038474 0.2 ENCODE 12.4 -222.2 -222244 0.2 CTCF PKNOX1 ZNF654 HLF CEBPB TRIM22 CEBPG REST PPARG RAD21 C15orf53 FAM98B LOC100422645 LOC105370774
GH15F038669 1.3 Ensembl ENCODE 11.8 -24.5 -24529 5.9 HDGF TBP PKNOX1 TBL1XR1 WRNIP1 ZNF143 ZNF207 CREM USF2 CEBPB RASGRP1 C15orf53 FAM98B LOC105370775
GH15F038666 1.1 Ensembl ENCODE 11.6 -28.8 -28821 2.0 RAD51 PBX2 TAL1 ZBTB11 HMBOX1 GABPA RASGRP1 C15orf53 FAM98B LOC105370775
GH15F038491 1.2 FANTOM5 11.1 -204.6 -204606 0.3 C15orf53 FAM98B RASGRP1 LOC105370774 LOC100422645
- Elite enhancer/Elite enhancer-gene association Download Table
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Enhancers around C15orf53 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for C15orf53 Gene

38,696,598 bp from pter
38,700,038 bp from pter
3,441 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for C15orf53 Gene

Genes around C15orf53 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
C15orf53 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for C15orf53 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for C15orf53 Gene

Proteins for C15orf53 Gene

  • Protein details for C15orf53 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Uncharacterized protein C15orf53
    Protein Accession:

    Protein attributes for C15orf53 Gene

    179 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    19737 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for C15orf53 Gene

Post-translational modifications for C15orf53 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for C15orf53 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for C15orf53 Gene

Domains & Families for C15orf53 Gene

Protein Domains for C15orf53 Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with C15orf53: view

No data available for Gene Families , Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for C15orf53 Gene

Function for C15orf53 Gene

Phenotypes for C15orf53 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with C15orf53: 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 C15orf53 Gene

Localization for C15orf53 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for C15orf53 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for C15orf53 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 2
extracellular 2
nucleus 2

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for C15orf53 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for C15orf53 Gene

SuperPathways for C15orf53 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for C15orf53 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for C15orf53 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for C15orf53 Gene

Transcripts for C15orf53 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for C15orf53 Gene

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

Unigene Clusters for C15orf53 Gene

Chromosome 15 open reading frame 53:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for C15orf53 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for C15orf53 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for C15orf53 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for C15orf53 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for C15orf53 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Whole Blood (x9.8).

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of C15orf53 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for C15orf53 Gene:

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with C15orf53: 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 , Protein tissue co-expression partners and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for C15orf53 Gene

Orthologs for C15orf53 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of human and chimp.

Orthologs for C15orf53 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia C15orf53 35
  • 98 (a)
C15H15orf53 34
  • 97.95 (n)
Species where no ortholog for C15orf53 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)
  • cow (Bos Taurus)
  • dog (Canis familiaris)
  • 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)
  • mouse (Mus musculus)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • 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 C15orf53 Gene

Gene Tree for C15orf53 (if available)
Gene Tree for C15orf53 (if available)

Paralogs for C15orf53 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for C15orf53 Gene

Variants for C15orf53 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for C15orf53 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 15 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs111493707 -- 38,696,774(+) GCTAT(A/G)GCTGA intron-variant
rs111634175 -- 38,697,612(+) CTGCC(A/G)AGACG intron-variant
rs112577198 -- 38,696,178(+) GTTTG(G/T)CCTAG upstream-variant-2KB
rs113054096 -- 38,696,329(+) TGGGT(A/G)TGCGA upstream-variant-2KB
rs113475517 -- 38,694,884(+) AACCA(A/G)TGAGC upstream-variant-2KB

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for C15orf53 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv1046994 CNV gain 25217958
nsv525770 CNV gain 19592680

Variation tolerance for C15orf53 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 54.4% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 3.49; 55.25% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for C15orf53 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for C15orf53 Gene

Disorders for C15orf53 Gene

Relevant External Links for C15orf53

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for C15orf53 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for C15orf53 Gene

Publications for C15orf53 Gene

  1. Collaborative genome-wide association analysis supports a role for ANK3 and CACNA1C in bipolar disorder. (PMID: 18711365) Ferreira M.A. … Craddock N. (Nat. Genet. 2008) 3 46 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. A genome-wide association study of alcohol-dependence symptom counts in extended pedigrees identifies C15orf53. (PMID: 23089632) Wang J.C. … Goate A.M. (Mol. Psychiatry 2013) 3 64
  4. Meta-analysis of genome-wide association data of bipolar disorder and major depressive disorder. (PMID: 20351715) Liu Y. … Sullivan P.F. (Mol. Psychiatry 2011) 3 64
  5. Large-scale genome-wide association analysis of bipolar disorder identifies a new susceptibility locus near ODZ4. (PMID: 21926972) (Nat. Genet. 2011) 3 64

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