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Aliases for CCDC120 Gene

Aliases for CCDC120 Gene

  • Coiled-Coil Domain Containing 120 2 3 5
  • JM11 3

External Ids for CCDC120 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CCDC120 Gene

  • GC0XP048803
  • GC0XP048916
  • GC0XP046573

Summaries for CCDC120 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for CCDC120 Gene

  • This gene encodes a protein that contains a coiled-coil domain. Several alternatively spliced transcript variants encoding multiple isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Nov 2012]

GeneCards Summary for CCDC120 Gene

CCDC120 (Coiled-Coil Domain Containing 120) is a Protein Coding gene.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CCDC120 Gene

  • Required for neurite growth. Localizes CYTH2 to vesicles to allow its transport along neurites, and subsequent ARF6 activation and neurite growth.

No data available for Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for CCDC120 Gene

Genomics for CCDC120 Gene

Regulatory Elements for CCDC120 Gene

Enhancers for CCDC120 Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Score Enhancer Sources TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Other Gene Targets for Enhancer

Enhancers around CCDC120 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for CCDC120 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around CCDC120 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for CCDC120 Gene

49,053,432 bp from pter
49,069,858 bp from pter
16,427 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for CCDC120 Gene

Genes around CCDC120 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
CCDC120 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for CCDC120 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for CCDC120 Gene

Proteins for CCDC120 Gene

  • Protein details for CCDC120 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Coiled-coil domain-containing protein 120
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A8K5Q5
    • B4DF24
    • B4DFC1
    • B4DTU2
    • F5GZU4

    Protein attributes for CCDC120 Gene

    630 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    67567 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Directly interacts with CYTH2; this interaction stabilizes CCDC120, possibly by preventing ubiquitination.

    Alternative splice isoforms for CCDC120 Gene


neXtProt entry for CCDC120 Gene

Proteomics data for CCDC120 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for CCDC120 Gene

  • Ubiquitinated; interaction with CYTH2 may prevent ubiquitination.
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for CCDC120 Gene

Domains & Families for CCDC120 Gene

Protein Domains for CCDC120 Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with CCDC120: view

No data available for Gene Families and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CCDC120 Gene

Function for CCDC120 Gene

Molecular function for CCDC120 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Required for neurite growth. Localizes CYTH2 to vesicles to allow its transport along neurites, and subsequent ARF6 activation and neurite growth.
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with CCDC120: view

Animal Models for CCDC120 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for CCDC120:

Animal Model Products

CRISPR Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for CCDC120 Gene

Localization for CCDC120 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CCDC120 Gene

Cytoplasm. Cell projection. Cell projection, growth cone. Endosome. Note=In differentiating neuroblastoma cells, colocalizes with CYTH2 in both neurite shaft and growth cone areas. Partially colocalizes with endosomes along neurites in differentiating neuroblastoma cells. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:25326380}.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for CCDC120 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for CCDC120 gene
Compartment Confidence
endosome 3
nucleus 3
mitochondrion 2
cytosol 1

No data available for Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for CCDC120 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for CCDC120 Gene

SuperPathways for CCDC120 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for CCDC120 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for CCDC120 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for CCDC120 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for CCDC120 Gene

Unigene Clusters for CCDC120 Gene

Coiled-coil domain containing 120:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for CCDC120 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c · 1d ^ 2 ^ 3a · 3b ^ 4 ^ 5a · 5b ^ 6a · 6b ^ 7a · 7b ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10a · 10b ^ 11
SP1: - - - -
SP2: - -
SP3: -

Relevant External Links for CCDC120 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for CCDC120 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for CCDC120 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for CCDC120 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Esophagus - Mucosa (x5.3) and Skin - Sun Exposed (Lower leg) (x4.3).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for CCDC120 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (34.3), Heart (24.8), and Placenta (8.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for CCDC120 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for CCDC120 Gene Hs.522643

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with CCDC120: view

Protein tissue co-expression partners for CCDC120 Gene

- Elite partner

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for CCDC120 Gene

Orthologs for CCDC120 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for CCDC120 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia CCDC120 35
  • 89.67 (n)
  • 91.49 (a)
CCDC120 36
  • 87 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia CCDC120 35
  • 91.03 (n)
  • 93.24 (a)
CCDC120 36
  • 89 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Ccdc120 35
  • 85.78 (n)
  • 88.98 (a)
Ccdc120 16
Ccdc120 36
  • 90 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia CCDC120 35
  • 99.7 (n)
  • 99.54 (a)
CCDC120 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Ccdc120 35
  • 86.47 (n)
  • 89.36 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia CCDC120 36
  • 58 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia CCDC120 36
  • 72 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia CCDC120 36
  • 49 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii ccdc120 35
  • 55.01 (n)
  • 47.56 (a)
ccdc120 36
  • 30 (a)
CCDC120 (1 of 2) 36
  • 32 (a)
Species with no ortholog for CCDC120:
  • 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 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)

Evolution for CCDC120 Gene

Gene Tree for CCDC120 (if available)
Gene Tree for CCDC120 (if available)

Paralogs for CCDC120 Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for CCDC120 Gene using alignment to 3 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with CCDC120: view

No data available for Paralogs for CCDC120 Gene

Variants for CCDC120 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for CCDC120 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 0X pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1132413 -- 49,069,601(+) ACCTC(A/G)TGATC utr-variant-3-prime
rs2293944 -- 49,064,029(+) CAAGA(A/G)GGTGG intron-variant
rs4824459 -- 49,056,720(-) AAACA(A/C/G/T)CTGTT intron-variant
rs5905718 -- 49,056,431(+) agccc(A/C)ccctg intron-variant
rs5905719 -- 49,056,500(+) cacgc(A/C)cctgt intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for CCDC120 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv32909 CNV Gain+Loss 17666407
nsv528292 CNV Gain 19592680

Variation tolerance for CCDC120 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 70.1% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 2.02; 37.25% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Relevant External Links for CCDC120 Gene

Disorders for CCDC120 Gene

Relevant External Links for CCDC120

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for CCDC120 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for CCDC120 Gene

Publications for CCDC120 Gene

  1. Arf6 guanine nucleotide exchange factor cytohesin-2 binds to CCDC120 and is transported along neurites to mediate neurite growth. (PMID: 25326380) Torii T. … Yamauchi J. (J. Biol. Chem. 2014) 2 3 4 67
  2. The palmitoyl acyltransferase HIP14 shares a high proportion of interactors with huntingtin: implications for a role in the pathogenesis of Huntington's disease. (PMID: 24705354) Butland S.L. … Hayden M.R. (Hum. Mol. Genet. 2014) 3
  3. Systematic screening reveals a role for BRCA1 in the response to transcription-associated DNA damage. (PMID: 25184681) Hill S.J. … Livingston D.M. (Genes Dev. 2014) 3
  4. A proteome-scale map of the human interactome network. (PMID: 25416956) Rolland T. … Vidal M. (Cell 2014) 3
  5. Next-generation sequencing to generate interactome datasets. (PMID: 21516116) Yu H. … Vidal M. (Nat. Methods 2011) 3

Products for CCDC120 Gene

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