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Aliases for CMAHP Gene

Aliases for CMAHP Gene

  • Cytidine Monophospho-N-Acetylneuraminic Acid Hydroxylase, Pseudogene 2 3
  • Cytidine Monophosphate-N-Acetylneuraminic Acid Hydroxylase (CMP-N-Acetylneuraminate Monooxygenase)(Pseudogene) 2 3
  • CMAH 3 4
  • Cytidine Monophosphate-N-Acetylneuraminic Acid Hydroxylase (CMP-N-Acetylneuraminate Monooxygenase) Pseudogene 3
  • Cytidine Monophosphate-N-Acetylneuraminic Acid Hydroxylase Pseudogene 4
  • CMP-N-Acetylneuraminic Acid Hydroxylase 3
  • CMP-NeuAc Hydroxylase-Like Protein 4
  • CMP-Sialic Acid Hydroxylase 3
  • CMP-Neu5Ac Hydroxylase 3
  • CMP-NeuAc Hydroxylase 3
  • EC 1.14.18.2 63
  • CSAH 3

External Ids for CMAHP Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for CMAHP Gene

  • CMAH

Summaries for CMAHP Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for CMAHP Gene

  • Sialic acids are terminal components of the carbohydrate chains of glycoconjugates involved in ligand-receptor, cell-cell, and cell-pathogen interactions. The two most common forms of sialic acid found in mammalian cells are N-acetylneuraminic acid (Neu5Ac) and its hydroxylated derivative, N-glycolylneuraminic acid (Neu5Gc). Studies of sialic acid distribution show that Neu5Gc is not detectable in normal human tissues although it was an abundant sialic acid in other mammals. Neu5Gc is, in actuality, immunogenic in humans. The absense of Neu5Gc in humans is due to a deletion within the human gene CMAH encoding cytidine monophosphate-N-acetylneuraminic acid hydroxylase, an enzyme responsible for Neu5Gc biosynthesis. Sequences encoding the mouse, pig, and chimpanzee hydroxylase enzymes were obtained by cDNA cloning and found to be highly homologous. However, the homologous human cDNA differs from these cDNAs by a 92-bp deletion in the 5' region. This deletion, corresponding to exon 6 of the mouse hydroxylase gene, causes a frameshift mutation and premature termination of the polypeptide chain in human. It seems unlikely that the truncated human hydroxylase mRNA encodes for an active enzyme explaining why Neu5Gc is undetectable in normal human tissues. Human genomic DNA also shows evidence of this deletion which does not occur in the genomes of African great apes. Nonetheless, the CMAH gene maps to 6p21.32 in humans and great apes indicating that mutation of the CMAH gene occurred following human divergence from chimpanzees and bonobos. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for CMAHP Gene

CMAHP (Cytidine Monophospho-N-Acetylneuraminic Acid Hydroxylase, Pseudogene) is a Pseudogene. Diseases associated with CMAHP include charge syndrome. GO annotations related to this gene include 2 iron, 2 sulfur cluster binding and CMP-N-acetylneuraminate monooxygenase activity.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CMAHP Gene

  • Sialic acids are components of carbohydrate chains of glycoconjugates and are involved in cell-cell recognition and cell-pathogen interactions. That protein has no CMP-N-acetylneuraminate monooxygenase activity and is not able to convert CMP-N-acetylneuraminic acid (CMP-Neu5Ac) into its hydroxylated derivative CMP-N-glycolylneuraminic acid (CMP-Neu5Gc), a sialic acid abundantly expressed at the surface of many cells in vertebrates (PubMed:9624188). However, it may play a role in Wnt signaling (PubMed:19890979).

Gene Wiki entry for CMAHP Gene

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

Genomics for CMAHP Gene

Genomic Location for CMAHP Gene

Chromosome:
6
Start:
25,081,067 bp from pter
End:
25,166,555 bp from pter
Size:
85,489 bases
Orientation:
Minus strand

Genomic View for CMAHP Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
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RefSeq DNA sequence for CMAHP Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for CMAHP Gene

Proteins for CMAHP Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    Q9Y471-CMAH_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Inactive cytidine monophosphate-N-acetylneuraminic acid hydroxylase
    Protein Accession:
    Q9Y471
    Secondary Accessions:
    • C1K3L2
    • O95250
    • Q5TD41
    • Q5TD42
    • Q5TD43
    • Q5TD44
    • Q68DC3
    • Q9UEE7

    Protein attributes for CMAHP Gene

    Size:
    501 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    58380 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    SequenceCaution:
    • Sequence=AAC68881.1; Type=Erroneous translation; Note=Wrong choice of CDS.; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for CMAHP Gene

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

neXtProt entry for CMAHP Gene

Proteomics data for CMAHP Gene at MOPED

Selected DME Specific Peptides for CMAHP Gene

Post-translational modifications for CMAHP Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Domains & Families for CMAHP Gene

Protein Domains for CMAHP Gene

InterPro:
ProtoNet:

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for CMAHP Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q9Y471

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

CMAH_HUMAN :
  • Belongs to the CMP-Neu5Ac hydroxylase family.
Family:
  • Belongs to the CMP-Neu5Ac hydroxylase family.
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No data available for Gene Families for CMAHP Gene

Function for CMAHP Gene

Molecular function for CMAHP Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Sialic acids are components of carbohydrate chains of glycoconjugates and are involved in cell-cell recognition and cell-pathogen interactions. That protein has no CMP-N-acetylneuraminate monooxygenase activity and is not able to convert CMP-N-acetylneuraminic acid (CMP-Neu5Ac) into its hydroxylated derivative CMP-N-glycolylneuraminic acid (CMP-Neu5Gc), a sialic acid abundantly expressed at the surface of many cells in vertebrates (PubMed:9624188). However, it may play a role in Wnt signaling (PubMed:19890979).

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for CMAHP Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for CMAHP Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0030338 NOT CMP-N-acetylneuraminate monooxygenase activity NAS 9751737
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Animal Models for CMAHP Gene

MGI Knock Outs for CMAHP:

Animal Model Products

No data available for miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for CMAHP Gene

Localization for CMAHP Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CMAHP Gene

Cytoplasm. Note=May localize to membranes, nucleus and cytoskeleton. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:19890979}.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for CMAHP Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for CMAHP gene
Compartment Confidence
cytoskeleton 5
nucleus 5

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for CMAHP Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IDA 19890979
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IDA 19890979
GO:0005856 cytoskeleton IDA 19890979
GO:0016020 membrane IDA 19890979
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Pathways & Interactions for CMAHP Gene

SuperPathways for CMAHP Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for CMAHP Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for CMAHP Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0030111 regulation of Wnt signaling pathway IMP 19890979
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No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for CMAHP Gene

Drugs & Compounds for CMAHP Gene

(2) Additional Compounds for CMAHP Gene - From: NovoSeek

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
N-glycolylneuraminic acid
  • 3,5-Dideoxy-5-((hydroxyacetyl)amino)-D-glycero-D-galacto-2-Nonulosonate
  • 3,5-Dideoxy-5-((hydroxyacetyl)amino)-D-glycero-D-galacto-2-Nonulosonic acid
  • GcNeu
  • N-Glycoloyl-neuraminate
  • N-Glycoloylneuraminate
1113-83-3
sialic acid
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Transcripts for CMAHP Gene

Unigene Clusters for CMAHP Gene

Cytidine monophospho-N-acetylneuraminic acid hydroxylase, pseudogene:
Representative Sequences:

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

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2a · 2b · 2c · 2d · 2e ^ 3a · 3b · 3c ^ 4 ^ 5a · 5b · 5c ^ 6a · 6b ^ 7a · 7b ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10a · 10b ^ 11a · 11b · 11c · 11d ·
SP1: - - - - - - -
SP2: - - - - - - -
SP3: - - - - - - - -
SP4: -
SP5: - - - - - - - - - -
SP6: -
SP7: - - - -
SP8: - - -
SP9: - - -
SP10: - -
SP11: - - -
SP12: - - - - -
SP13:
SP14: -
SP15: -

ExUns: 11e ^ 12 ^ 13a · 13b ^ 14 ^ 15a · 15b ^ 16 ^ 17 ^ 18a · 18b · 18c · 18d
SP1: - - - -
SP2: - - -
SP3:
SP4: - - -
SP5:
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GeneLoc Exon Structure for
CMAHP
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
CMAHP

Expression for CMAHP Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for CMAHP Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for CMAHP Gene Hs.484918

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for CMAHP Gene

Q9Y471-CMAH_HUMAN
Tissue specificity: Widely expressed. Highly expressed in thymus. Not expressed in brain. May be expressed in adult stem cells (at protein level) (PubMed:19890979).
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Primer Products

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In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression and Protein tissue co-expression partners for CMAHP Gene

Orthologs for CMAHP Gene

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

Orthologs for CMAHP Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Cmah 16
Species with no ortholog for CMAHP:
  • 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)
  • chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes)
  • 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)
  • 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 CMAHP Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for CMAHP (if available)
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Gene Tree for CMAHP (if available)

Paralogs for CMAHP Gene

No data available for Paralogs for CMAHP Gene

Variants for CMAHP Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for CMAHP Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 06 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs2044553 -- 25,139,436(-) TGTGG(C/T)TGAGT upstream-variant-2KB
rs2028973 -- 25,138,399(-) GATTC(A/G)TTTCT upstream-variant-2KB
rs1972205 -- 25,111,011(+) ACAGT(A/G)AACTG intron-variant
rs1923195 -- 25,106,555(+) CACAT(A/G)TTCTA intron-variant
rs1923194 -- 25,106,450(+) GTTCA(A/G)GAGCT nc-transcript-variant

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv830610 CNV Loss 17160897
nsv830611 CNV Loss 17160897
nsv470806 CNV Loss 18288195
nsv462662 CNV Loss 19166990
nsv349859 CNV Insertion 16902084
esv273046 CNV Insertion 20981092
esv270043 CNV Insertion 20981092
esv2731720 CNV Deletion 23290073

Relevant External Links for CMAHP Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
CMAHP

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Variation tolerance for CMAHP Gene

Disorders for CMAHP Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(1) MalaCards diseases for CMAHP Gene - From: GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
charge syndrome
  • charge association
- elite association
Search CMAHP in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

Relevant External Links for CMAHP

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
CMAHP
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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for CMAHP Gene

Publications for CMAHP Gene

  1. The molecular basis for the absence of N-glycolylneuraminic acid in humans. (PMID: 9624188) Irie A. … Suzuki A. (J. Biol. Chem. 1998) 2 23 67
  2. Molecular cloning of cytidine monophospho-N-acetylneuraminic acid hydroxylase. Regulation of species- and tissue-specific expression of N-glycolylneuraminic acid. (PMID: 7608218) Kawano T. … Suzuki A. (J. Biol. Chem. 1995) 2 23 67
  3. Human CMP-N-acetylneuraminic acid hydroxylase is a novel stem cell marker linked to stem cell-specific mechanisms. (PMID: 19890979) Nystedt J. … Laine J. (Stem Cells 2010) 23 67
  4. Extensive enrichment of N-glycolylneuraminic acid in extracellular sialoglycoproteins abundantly synthesized and secreted by human cancer cells. (PMID: 20197272) Inoue S. … Kitajima K. (Glycobiology 2010) 23 67
  5. Immunological property of antibodies against N-glycolylneuraminic acid epitopes in cytidine monophospho-N-acetylneuraminic acid hydroxylase-deficient mice. (PMID: 20173026) Tahara H. … Ohdan H. (J. Immunol. 2010) 23 67

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