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Aliases for DERA Gene

Aliases for DERA Gene

  • Deoxyribose-Phosphate Aldolase (Putative) 2 3
  • 2-Deoxy-D-Ribose 5-Phosphate Aldolase 3 4
  • Phosphodeoxyriboaldolase 3 4
  • Deoxyriboaldolase 3 4
  • EC 4 63
  • 2-Deoxyribose-5-Phosphate Aldolase Homolog (C. Elegans) 2
  • 2-Deoxyribose-5-Phosphate Aldolase Homolog 3
  • Putative Deoxyribose-Phosphate Aldolase 3
  • Deoxyribose-Phosphate Aldolase 3
  • CGI-26 3
  • DEOC 3

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for DERA Gene

  • GC12P015956
  • GC12P016064
  • GC12P015833

Summaries for DERA Gene

GeneCards Summary for DERA Gene

DERA (Deoxyribose-Phosphate Aldolase (Putative)) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with DERA include phlebotomus fever and tick infestation. Among its related pathways are Pentose phosphate pathway (KEGG). GO annotations related to this gene include deoxyribose-phosphate aldolase activity.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DERA Gene

  • Catalyzes a reversible aldol reaction between acetaldehyde and D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate to generate 2-deoxy-D-ribose 5-phosphate. Participates in stress granule (SG) assembly. May allow ATP production from extracellular deoxyinosine in conditions of energy deprivation.

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

Genomics for DERA Gene

Regulatory Elements for DERA Gene

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Genomic Location for DERA Gene

15,911,172 bp from pter
16,037,381 bp from pter
126,210 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for DERA Gene

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

Proteins for DERA Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Deoxyribose-phosphate aldolase
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q53HN9
    • Q6PHW2

    Protein attributes for DERA Gene

    318 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    35231 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with YBX1.
    • Sequence=AAD27735.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=AAH56234.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=BAD96261.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for DERA Gene

Proteomics data for DERA Gene at MOPED

Selected DME Specific Peptides for DERA Gene

Post-translational modifications for DERA Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Domains for DERA Gene

Protein Domains for DERA Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for DERA Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q9Y315
  • Belongs to the DeoC/FbaB aldolase family. DeoC type 2 subfamily.
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No data available for Gene Families for DERA Gene

Function for DERA Gene

Molecular function for DERA Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity: 2-deoxy-D-ribose 5-phosphate = D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate + acetaldehyde.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: Catalyzes a reversible aldol reaction between acetaldehyde and D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate to generate 2-deoxy-D-ribose 5-phosphate. Participates in stress granule (SG) assembly. May allow ATP production from extracellular deoxyinosine in conditions of energy deprivation.

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for DERA Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for DERA Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0004139 deoxyribose-phosphate aldolase activity IDA 9226884
GO:0016829 lyase activity --
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Phenotypes for DERA Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for DERA:
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miRNA for DERA Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target DERA

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Localization for DERA Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DERA Gene

Cytoplasm. Cytoplasmic granule. Nucleus. Note=Recruited to stress granules but not to processing bodies upon arsenite or clotrimazole treatment or energy deprivation. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:25229427}.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for DERA Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for DERA gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 2
nucleus 2
plasma membrane 2
cytoskeleton 1
endoplasmic reticulum 1
lysosome 1
mitochondrion 1
peroxisome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for DERA Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IEA --
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IEA --
GO:0070062 extracellular exosome IDA 23376485
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Pathways for DERA Gene

SuperPathways for DERA Gene

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Pathways by source for DERA Gene

1 KEGG pathway for DERA Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Q9Y315-DEOC_HUMAN

  • Pathway: Carbohydrate degradation; 2-deoxy-D-ribose 1-phosphate degradation; D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate and acetaldehyde from 2-deoxy-alpha-D-ribose 1-phosphate: step 2/2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for DERA Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0009264 deoxyribonucleotide catabolic process IEA --
GO:0046121 deoxyribonucleoside catabolic process IDA 9226884
GO:0046386 deoxyribose phosphate catabolic process IEA --
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Compounds for DERA Gene

(3) HMDB Compounds for DERA Gene

Compound Synonyms Cas Number PubMed IDs
  • acetaldehyde
Deoxyribose 5-phosphate
  • 2-deoxy-alpha-D-ribose 5-phosphate
D-Glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate
  • 2-hydroxy-3-(phosphonooxy)-Propanal

(3) Novoseek inferred chemical compound relationships for DERA Gene

Compound -log(P) Hits PubMed IDs
deoxyribose-5-phosphate 97.3 2
deoxyribose 76.1 2
aldol 75 2
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Transcripts for DERA Gene

Unigene Clusters for DERA Gene

Deoxyribose-phosphate aldolase (putative):
Representative Sequences:

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

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for DERA Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for DERA Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for DERA Gene

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

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for DERA Gene Hs.39429

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for DERA Gene

Tissue specificity: Mainly expressed in liver, lung and colon.
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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery and mRNA differential expression in normal tissues for DERA Gene

Orthologs for DERA Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for DERA Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia DERA 35
  • 99.27 (n)
  • 99.06 (a)
  • 99 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia DERA 35
  • 90.67 (n)
  • 94.34 (a)
  • 94 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia DERA 36
  • 93 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Dera 35
  • 85.53 (n)
  • 92.45 (a)
Dera 16
Dera 36
  • 92 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia DERA 36
  • 91 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia DERA 36
  • 69 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Dera 35
  • 85.01 (n)
  • 91.51 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves DERA 35
  • 73.48 (n)
  • 76.73 (a)
  • 73 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia DERA 36
  • 83 (a)
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Xl.16254 35
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii dera 35
  • 69.72 (n)
  • 74.13 (a)
dera 36
  • 74 (a)
zgc56677 35
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP009161 35
  • 55.06 (n)
  • 58.97 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG8525 35
  • 56.24 (n)
  • 55.4 (a)
CG8525 36
  • 46 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea F09E5.3 35
  • 58.44 (n)
  • 55.65 (a)
F09E5.3 36
  • 46 (a)
(Hordeum vulgare)
Liliopsida Hv.1195 35
(Zea mays)
Liliopsida Zm.2750 35
(Oryza sativa)
Liliopsida Os.15810 35
(Triticum aestivum)
Liliopsida Ta.30529 35
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 68 (a)
Species with no ortholog for DERA:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • 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 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)

Evolution for DERA Gene

Gene Tree for DERA (if available)
Gene Tree for DERA (if available)

Paralogs for DERA Gene

No data available for Paralogs for DERA Gene

Variants for DERA Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for DERA Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 12 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs2948 -- 16,034,698(-) CCTCT(A/G)CTTCT intron-variant
rs963595 -- 16,018,359(+) ATAAC(A/C)ATTAT intron-variant
rs1077733 -- 16,008,520(+) TCCCC(C/G)CAGTA intron-variant
rs1376337 -- 15,994,972(-) CTTCA(A/G)GTTTT intron-variant
rs1450965 -- 15,978,096(-) AGCTG(A/G)CACTT intron-variant

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2647271 CNV Deletion 19546169
esv2659461 CNV Deletion 23128226

Relevant External Links for DERA Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

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

Disorders for DERA Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

MalaCards: The human disease database. (2) Diseases for DERA Gene including...

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(2) University of Copenhagen DISEASES for DERA Gene

Relevant External Links for DERA

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

Publications for DERA Gene

  1. Channelling of deoxyribose moiety of exogenous DNA into carbohydrate metabolism: role of deoxyriboaldolase. (PMID: 9226884) Sgarrella F. … Tozzi M.G. (Comp. Biochem. Physiol. B, Biochem. Mol. Biol. 1997) 3 23
  2. Identification of novel human genes evolutionarily conserved in Caenorhabditis elegans by comparative proteomics. (PMID: 10810093) Lai C.-H. … Lin W.-C. (Genome Res. 2000) 3 4
  3. Phylogenetic analyses of diplomonad genes reveal frequent lateral gene transfers affecting eukaryotes. (PMID: 12546782) Andersson J.O. … Roger A.J. (Curr. Biol. 2003) 2 3
  4. Personalized smoking cessation: interactions between nicotine dose, dependence and quit-success genotype score. (PMID: 20379614) Rose J.E. … Uhl G.R. (Mol. Med. 2010) 3 48
  5. Mass spectrometric analysis of lysine ubiquitylation reveals promiscuity at site level. (PMID: 21139048) Danielsen J.M. … Nielsen M.L. (Mol. Cell Proteomics 2011) 3

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