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Aliases for C9orf172 Gene

Aliases for C9orf172 Gene

  • Chromosome 9 Open Reading Frame 172 2 3

External Ids for C9orf172 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for C9orf172 Gene

  • GC09P138859
  • GC09P139738
  • GC09P109200

Summaries for C9orf172 Gene

GeneCards Summary for C9orf172 Gene

C9orf172 (Chromosome 9 Open Reading Frame 172) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with C9orf172 include malaria.

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 C9orf172 Gene

Genomics for C9orf172 Gene

Genomic Location for C9orf172 Gene

136,844,415 bp from pter
136,848,801 bp from pter
4,387 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for C9orf172 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for C9orf172 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for C9orf172 Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for C9orf172 Gene

Proteins for C9orf172 Gene

  • Protein details for C9orf172 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Uncharacterized protein C9orf172
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:

    Protein attributes for C9orf172 Gene

    976 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    106650 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for C9orf172 Gene

Proteomics data for C9orf172 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for C9orf172 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for C9orf172 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for C9orf172 Gene

Domains for C9orf172 Gene

Protein Domains for C9orf172 Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

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No data available for Gene Families , Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for C9orf172 Gene

Function for C9orf172 Gene

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for C9orf172 Gene

Localization for C9orf172 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for C9orf172 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for C9orf172 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 3
cytosol 2

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for C9orf172 Gene

Pathways for C9orf172 Gene

SuperPathways for C9orf172 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for C9orf172 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for C9orf172 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source for C9orf172 Gene

Transcripts for C9orf172 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for C9orf172 Gene

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

Unigene Clusters for C9orf172 Gene

Chromosome 9 open reading frame 172:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for C9orf172 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for C9orf172 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for C9orf172 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for C9orf172 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for C9orf172 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Cerebellum (5.6) and Brain - Cerebellar Hemisphere (5.1).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for C9orf172 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Liver, secretome (44.9), Frontal cortex (13.3), and Brain (8.1).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for C9orf172 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for C9orf172 Gene Hs.495485

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Expression partners for C9orf172 Gene

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In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for C9orf172 Gene

Orthologs for C9orf172 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for C9orf172 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia C11H9orf172 35
  • 86.67 (n)
  • 88.72 (a)
C9orf172 36
  • 89 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia C9H9orf172 35
  • 87.66 (n)
  • 89.95 (a)
C9orf172 36
  • 90 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Gm996 35
  • 81.57 (n)
  • 87.15 (a)
Gm996 16
Gm996 36
  • 87 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia RGD1560470 35
  • 81.5 (n)
  • 86.74 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia C9orf172 36
  • 71 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves C17H9ORF172 35
  • 68.91 (n)
  • 62.72 (a)
C9orf172 36
  • 55 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia LOC100495930 35
  • 61.09 (n)
  • 59.53 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii C5H9orf172 (1 of 2) 36
  • 47 (a)
C5H9orf172 (2 of 2) 36
  • 40 (a)
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP012545 35
  • 55.08 (n)
  • 41.53 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG42748 36
  • 10 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea ajm-1 36
  • 10 (a)
Species with no ortholog for C9orf172:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • 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)
  • chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes)
  • 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)
  • K. lactis yeast (Kluyveromyces lactis)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for C9orf172 Gene

Gene Tree for C9orf172 (if available)
Gene Tree for C9orf172 (if available)

Paralogs for C9orf172 Gene Pseudogenes for C9orf172 Gene

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No data available for Paralogs for C9orf172 Gene

Variants for C9orf172 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for C9orf172 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 09 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs10870132 -- 136,845,191(+) CTGCC(C/T)GGGCC synonymous-codon, reference
rs11793414 -- 136,842,490(+) CCTGG(A/G)AGCTT upstream-variant-2KB
rs12554208 -- 136,843,352(+) GGGGC(C/T)TAAGA upstream-variant-2KB
rs34084058 -- 136,843,283(+) CCCCA(-/G)CTGGC upstream-variant-2KB
rs35272240 -- 136,843,272(+) CTGAC(-/A/TGAC)GCACC upstream-variant-2KB

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for C9orf172 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv2426e1 CNV Complex 17122850
nsv469918 CNV Loss 18288195
nsv894387 CNV Gain 21882294
dgv2427e1 CNV Complex 17122850
esv2422220 CNV Deletion 17116639
dgv8408n71 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv8412n71 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv8414n71 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv8415n71 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv8416n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv818738 CNV Gain 17921354
dgv8417n71 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv8418n71 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv8419n71 CNV Loss 21882294
esv29973 CNV Loss 17803354
nsv524322 CNV Loss 19592680
nsv894469 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv8420n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv894483 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv894488 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv894489 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv8421n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv894491 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv8582 CNV Gain 18304495

Relevant External Links for C9orf172 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for C9orf172 Gene

Disorders for C9orf172 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

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(1) Disease for C9orf172 Gene

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No data available for OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships , Genatlas and External Links for C9orf172 Gene

Publications for C9orf172 Gene

  1. DNA sequence and analysis of human chromosome 9. (PMID: 15164053) Humphray S.J. … Dunham I. (Nature 2004) 4

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