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Aliases for CWH43 Gene

Aliases for CWH43 Gene

  • Cell Wall Biogenesis 43 C-Terminal Homolog (S. Cerevisiae) 2 3
  • Cell Wall Biogenesis Protein 43 C-Terminal Homolog 3 4
  • PGAP2-Interacting Protein 3
  • CWH43-C 3
  • PGAP2IP 4

External Ids for CWH43 Gene

Summaries for CWH43 Gene

GeneCards Summary for CWH43 Gene

CWH43 (Cell Wall Biogenesis 43 C-Terminal Homolog (S. Cerevisiae)) is a Protein Coding gene.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CWH43 Gene

  • Involved in lipid remodeling during GPI-anchor maturation.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for CWH43 Gene

Genomics for CWH43 Gene

Genomic Location for CWH43 Gene

48,986,247 bp from pter
49,062,081 bp from pter
75,835 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for CWH43 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for CWH43 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for CWH43 Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for CWH43 Gene

Proteins for CWH43 Gene

  • Protein details for CWH43 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    PGAP2-interacting protein
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B2RPD7

    Protein attributes for CWH43 Gene

    699 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    78584 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with PGAP2/FRAG1.

neXtProt entry for CWH43 Gene

Proteomics data for CWH43 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for CWH43 Gene

Other Protein References for CWH43 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for CWH43 Gene

Domains for CWH43 Gene

Protein Domains for CWH43 Gene


  • Belongs to the PGAP2IP family.:
    • Q9H720
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with CWH43: view

No data available for Gene Families for CWH43 Gene

Function for CWH43 Gene

Molecular function for CWH43 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: Involved in lipid remodeling during GPI-anchor maturation.

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for CWH43 Gene

Localization for CWH43 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CWH43 Gene

Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for CWH43 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for CWH43 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 3
nucleus 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for CWH43 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
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Pathways for CWH43 Gene

SuperPathways for CWH43 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for CWH43 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006506 GPI anchor biosynthetic process IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with CWH43: view

No data available for Pathways by source for CWH43 Gene

Transcripts for CWH43 Gene

Unigene Clusters for CWH43 Gene

Cell wall biogenesis 43 C-terminal homolog (S. cerevisiae):
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for CWH43 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for CWH43 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for CWH43 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for CWH43 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for CWH43 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Skin - Sun Exposed (Lower leg) (10.1), Esophagus - Mucosa (9.2), Skin - Not Sun Exposed (Suprapubic) (9.1), and Colon - Transverse (5.5).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for CWH43 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for CWH43 Gene Hs.479703

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Orthologs for CWH43 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals and fungi.

Orthologs for CWH43 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia CWH43 36
  • 99.67 (n)
  • 99.43 (a)
CWH43 37
  • 99 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia CWH43 36
  • 87.32 (n)
  • 85.41 (a)
CWH43 37
  • 85 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia CWH43 36
  • 87.5 (n)
  • 87.21 (a)
CWH43 37
  • 87 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Cwh43 36
  • 82.4 (n)
  • 82.98 (a)
Cwh43 16
Cwh43 37
  • 83 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Cwh43 36
  • 82.16 (n)
  • 82.98 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves CWH43 36
  • 70.73 (n)
  • 67.86 (a)
CWH43 37
  • 67 (a)
A. gosspyii yeast
(Ashbya gossypii)
Saccharomycetes AGOS_AEL043W 36
  • 41.37 (n)
  • 30.99 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes CWH43 36
  • 44.1 (n)
  • 32.92 (a)
CWH43 37
  • 22 (a)
CWH43 39
K. lactis yeast
(Kluyveromyces lactis)
Saccharomycetes KLLA0A11132g 36
  • 44.13 (n)
  • 33.02 (a)
bread mold
(Neurospora crassa)
Ascomycetes NCU05895 36
  • 42.32 (n)
  • 33.68 (a)
fission yeast
(Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
Schizosaccharomycetes SPAC589.12 36
  • 42.81 (n)
  • 30.53 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona intestinalis)
Ascidiacea Cin.9941 36
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 37
  • 46 (a)
Species with no ortholog for CWH43:
  • 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)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for CWH43 Gene

Gene Tree for CWH43 (if available)
Gene Tree for CWH43 (if available)

Paralogs for CWH43 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for CWH43 Gene

Variants for CWH43 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for CWH43 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 04 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs936134 -- 49,000,204(-) CTTCT(A/T)TTACT intron-variant
rs936135 -- 48,989,523(-) ACATC(C/T)TAGTG intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs1051447 - 49,061,855(+) ACCAT(A/C)ATTTT missense, reference
rs1350121 -- 48,999,790(-) GCTCC(A/C)CTGTT intron-variant
rs1350122 -- 48,997,946(-) AGGAG(A/G)AAAAA intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for CWH43 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv879010 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv441875 CNV CNV 18776908
dgv1618e1 CNV Complex 17122850
nsv428442 CNV Loss 18775914

Relevant External Links for CWH43 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

Disorders for CWH43 Gene

Relevant External Links for CWH43

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with CWH43: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CWH43 Gene

Publications for CWH43 Gene

  1. CWH43 is required for the introduction of ceramides into GPI anchors in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. (PMID: 17714445) Ghugtyal V. … Conzelmann A. (Mol. Microbiol. 2007) 2 3
  2. Saccharomyces cerevisiae CWH43 is involved in the remodeling of the lipid moiety of GPI anchors to ceramides. (PMID: 17761529) Umemura M. … Jigami Y. (Mol. Biol. Cell 2007) 2 3
  3. Serum ferritin levels are associated with a distinct phenotype of chronic hepatitis C poorly responding to pegylated interferon-alpha and ribavirin therapy. (PMID: 22095909) Lange C.M. … Bochud P.Y. (Hepatology 2012) 3 49
  4. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 4
  5. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard D.S. … Malek J. (Genome Res. 2004) 4

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