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Aliases for DENND6B Gene

Aliases for DENND6B Gene

  • DENN Domain Containing 6B 2 3
  • DENN/MADD Domain Containing 6B 2 3 5
  • Family With Sequence Similarity 116, Member B 2 3
  • DENN Domain-Containing Protein 6B 3 4
  • FAM116B 3 4
  • Protein FAM116B 3
  • AFI1B 3

External Ids for DENND6B Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for DENND6B Gene

  • FAM116B

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for DENND6B Gene

  • GC22M050751

Summaries for DENND6B Gene

GeneCards Summary for DENND6B Gene

DENND6B (DENN Domain Containing 6B) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include Rab guanyl-nucleotide exchange factor activity. An important paralog of this gene is DENND6A.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DENND6B Gene

  • Guanine nucleotide exchange factor (GEF) for RAB14. Also has some, lesser GEF activity towards RAB35.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for DENND6B Gene

Genomics for DENND6B Gene

Regulatory Elements for DENND6B Gene

Enhancers for DENND6B 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 DENND6B on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for DENND6B Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around DENND6B on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for DENND6B Gene

50,309,030 bp from pter
50,327,089 bp from pter
18,060 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for DENND6B Gene

Genes around DENND6B on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
DENND6B Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for DENND6B Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for DENND6B Gene

Proteins for DENND6B Gene

  • Protein details for DENND6B Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein DENND6B
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A6X8I5

    Protein attributes for DENND6B Gene

    585 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    66464 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for DENND6B Gene

Proteomics data for DENND6B Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for DENND6B Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for DENND6B Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for DENND6B Gene

Domains & Families for DENND6B Gene

Gene Families for DENND6B Gene

Protein Domains for DENND6B Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for DENND6B Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the DENND6 family.
  • Belongs to the DENND6 family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with DENND6B: view

Function for DENND6B Gene

Molecular function for DENND6B Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Guanine nucleotide exchange factor (GEF) for RAB14. Also has some, lesser GEF activity towards RAB35.

Animal Model Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for DENND6B Gene

Localization for DENND6B Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DENND6B Gene

Recycling endosome. Cytoplasm.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for DENND6B Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for DENND6B gene
Compartment Confidence
endosome 3
plasma membrane 3
mitochondrion 2
nucleus 2
cytosol 1
endoplasmic reticulum 1
golgi apparatus 1

No data available for Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for DENND6B Gene

Pathways & Interactions for DENND6B Gene

SuperPathways for DENND6B Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for DENND6B Gene

Selected Interacting proteins: Q8NEG7-DEN6B_HUMAN for DENND6B Gene via I2D

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for DENND6B Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for DENND6B Gene

Drugs & Compounds for DENND6B Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for DENND6B Gene

mRNA/cDNA for DENND6B Gene

(6) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(3) Additional mRNA sequences :
(5) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for DENND6B Gene

DENN/MADD domain containing 6B:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for DENND6B Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for DENND6B Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for DENND6B Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for DENND6B Gene

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for DENND6B Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for DENND6B Gene Hs.530380

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with DENND6B: view

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Protein tissue co-expression partners for DENND6B Gene

Orthologs for DENND6B Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for DENND6B Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia FAM116B 35
  • 88 (n)
  • 87.48 (a)
  • 86 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia FAM116B 35
  • 89.37 (n)
  • 91.9 (a)
  • 58 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Dennd6b 35
  • 86.15 (n)
  • 91.28 (a)
Dennd6b 16
Dennd6b 36
  • 91 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Dennd6b 35
  • 86.95 (n)
  • 91.28 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia DENND6B 36
  • 80 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia DENND6B 36
  • 73 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves FAM116B 35
  • 76.3 (n)
  • 81.12 (a)
  • 70 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia DENND6B 36
  • 52 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia dennd6b 35
  • 65.38 (n)
  • 64.61 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii dennd6b 35
  • 69.28 (n)
  • 72.01 (a)
dennd6b 36
  • 70 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG3309 36
  • 41 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea CELE_F53H1.3 35
  • 51.62 (n)
  • 48.38 (a)
F53H1.3 36
  • 41 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 47 (a)
Species with no ortholog for DENND6B:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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 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 DENND6B Gene

Gene Tree for DENND6B (if available)
Gene Tree for DENND6B (if available)

Paralogs for DENND6B Gene

Paralogs for DENND6B Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for DENND6B Gene using alignment to 2 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with DENND6B: view

Variants for DENND6B Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for DENND6B Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 22 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs34111840 -- 50,315,916(+) GACAA(-/C)CCCCG intron-variant
rs34244788 -- 50,311,789(+) AGGGG(C/G)GTCGG downstream-variant-500B
rs34878722 -- 50,322,047(+) ATATT(-/A)AAAAA intron-variant
rs4074135 -- 50,325,628(+) CCGCG(C/T)CCGGC intron-variant
rs35281253 -- 50,323,018(+) GCTAA(A/T)GCTTT intron-variant

Variation tolerance for DENND6B Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 31.2% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 8.46; 85.75% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) and Relevant External Links for DENND6B Gene

Disorders for DENND6B Gene

Relevant External Links for DENND6B

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for DENND6B Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for DENND6B Gene

Publications for DENND6B Gene

  1. DENN domain proteins: regulators of Rab GTPases. (PMID: 21330364) Marat A.L. … McPherson P.S. (J. Biol. Chem. 2011) 2 3 4 67
  2. Genome-wide association study identifies three novel susceptibility loci for severe Acne vulgaris. (PMID: 24927181) Navarini A.A. … Barker J.N. (Nat Commun 2014) 3
  3. The MEKK1 PHD ubiquitinates TAB1 to activate MAPKs in response to cytokines. (PMID: 25260751) Charlaftis N. … Gallagher E. (EMBO J. 2014) 3
  4. Rab14 and its exchange factor FAM116 link endocytic recycling and adherens junction stability in migrating cells. (PMID: 22595670) Linford A. … Barr F.A. (Dev. Cell 2012) 3
  5. Interactions of pathological hallmark proteins: tubulin polymerization promoting protein/p25, beta-amyloid, and alpha-synuclein. (PMID: 21832049) OlA!h J. … OvA!di J. (J. Biol. Chem. 2011) 3

Products for DENND6B Gene

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