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Aliases for DMWD Gene

Aliases for DMWD Gene

  • Dystrophia Myotonica, WD Repeat Containing 2 3
  • Dystrophia Myotonica-Containing WD Repeat Motif Protein 3 4
  • Protein 59 3 4
  • DMRN9 3 6
  • Dystrophia Myotonica WD Repeat-Containing Protein 3
  • Dystrophia Myotonica-Containing WD Repeat Motif 2
  • Protein DMR-N9 4
  • D19S593E 3
  • DMR-N9 3
  • Gene59 3
  • DM9 4

External Ids for DMWD Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for DMWD Gene

  • GC19M046917
  • GC19M046664
  • GC19M050962
  • GC19M050979
  • GC19M050978
  • GC19M046286
  • GC19M042714

Summaries for DMWD Gene

GeneCards Summary for DMWD Gene

DMWD (Dystrophia Myotonica, WD Repeat Containing) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with DMWD include myotonic dystrophy 1. An important paralog of this gene is WDR20.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DMWD Gene

  • Could have a regulatory function in meiosis.

Gene Wiki entry for DMWD Gene

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

Genomics for DMWD Gene

Regulatory Elements for DMWD Gene

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Genomic Location for DMWD Gene

45,782,947 bp from pter
45,792,802 bp from pter
9,856 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for DMWD Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for DMWD Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for DMWD Gene

Proteins for DMWD Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Dystrophia myotonica WD repeat-containing protein
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:

    Protein attributes for DMWD Gene

    674 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    70438 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • May have a role in the development of mental symptoms in severe cases of myotonic dystrophy

neXtProt entry for DMWD Gene

Proteomics data for DMWD Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for DMWD Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for DMWD Gene

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No data available for DME Specific Peptides for DMWD Gene

Domains for DMWD Gene

Gene Families for DMWD Gene

Protein Domains for DMWD Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for DMWD Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 5 WD repeats.
  • Contains 5 WD repeats.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with DMWD: view

Function for DMWD Gene

Molecular function for DMWD Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry:
myotonin-protein kinase related (DMR-N9 homolog),including a locus control region (see LCR-DMWD)
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Could have a regulatory function in meiosis.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for DMWD Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003674 molecular_function ND --
GO:0005515 protein binding --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with DMWD: view

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miRNA for DMWD Gene

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In Situ Assay Products

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for DMWD Gene

Localization for DMWD Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for DMWD Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for DMWD gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 3
nucleus 2
cytoskeleton 1
endoplasmic reticulum 1
extracellular 1
golgi apparatus 1
lysosome 1
mitochondrion 1
peroxisome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for DMWD Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005575 cellular_component ND --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with DMWD: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DMWD Gene

Pathways for DMWD Gene

SuperPathways for DMWD Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for DMWD Gene


No data available for Pathways by source for DMWD Gene

Transcripts for DMWD Gene

Unigene Clusters for DMWD Gene

Dystrophia myotonica, WD repeat containing:
Representative Sequences:

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

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2a · 2b ^ 3a · 3b ^ 4 ^ 5a · 5b
SP1: -
SP3: -

Relevant External Links for DMWD Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for DMWD Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for DMWD Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for DMWD Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Heart (23.9), Platelet (12.4), Brain (9.8), Frontal cortex (8.1), and Fetal Brain (7.5).

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

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for DMWD Gene Hs.515474

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for DMWD Gene

Tissue specificity: Strongest expression in brain, liver, and testis. Also expressed in kidney and spleen
genes like me logo Genes that share expressions with DMWD: view

Expression partners for DMWD Gene

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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 DMWD Gene

Orthologs for DMWD Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for DMWD Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia DMWD 35
  • 89.99 (n)
  • 94.82 (a)
  • 94 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia DMWD 35
  • 90.45 (n)
  • 95.43 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Dmwd 35
  • 84.82 (n)
  • 90.77 (a)
Dmwd 16
Dmwd 36
  • 89 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia DMWD 35
  • 99.21 (n)
  • 99.55 (a)
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Dmwd 35
  • 84.99 (n)
  • 90.04 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia -- 36
  • 67 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii LOC571996 35
  • 64.06 (n)
  • 64.38 (a)
CABZ01113899.1 36
  • 57 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG6420 36
  • 30 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea wdr-20 36
  • 30 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 34 (a)
Species with no ortholog for DMWD:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)

Evolution for DMWD Gene

Gene Tree for DMWD (if available)
Gene Tree for DMWD (if available)

Paralogs for DMWD Gene

Paralogs for DMWD Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for DMWD Gene using alignment to 8 proteins:

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Variants for DMWD Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for DMWD Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 19 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs965373 -- 45,793,110(+) TTTTT(C/T)CCCCC upstream-variant-2KB
rs7246377 -- 45,789,001(+) TTTCA(A/G)TATCA intron-variant
rs8100208 -- 45,787,357(+) tgcga(C/G)ggatc intron-variant
rs8109951 -- 45,786,245(+) GAGAG(C/T)GGGGC synonymous-codon, reference
rs11545326 -- 45,786,251(-) GGGGG(C/T)GCCCC reference, synonymous-codon

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv3954n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv912166 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv3956n71 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv3957n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv912170 CNV Loss 21882294

Relevant External Links for DMWD Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

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

Disorders for DMWD Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

MalaCards: The human disease database.

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(1) Disease for DMWD Gene

(1) University of Copenhagen DISEASES for DMWD Gene

Relevant External Links for DMWD

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

No data available for OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Novoseek inferred disease relationships and Genatlas for DMWD Gene

Publications for DMWD Gene

  1. The DNA sequence and biology of human chromosome 19. (PMID: 15057824) Grimwood J. … Lucas S.M. (Nature 2004) 3 4
  2. Characterization of the myotonic dystrophy region predicts multiple protein isoform-encoding mRNAs. (PMID: 1302022) Jansen G. … Wieringa B. (Nat. Genet. 1992) 2 3
  3. Genomic organization and transcriptional units at the myotonic dystrophy locus. (PMID: 7905855) Shaw D.J. … Brook J.D. (Genomics 1993) 3 4
  4. Structure and genomic sequence of the myotonic dystrophy (DM kinase) gene. (PMID: 8499920) Mahadevan M.S. … Korneluk R.G. (Hum. Mol. Genet. 1993) 3 4
  5. Myotonic dystrophy is associated with a reduced level of RNA from the DMWD allele adjacent to the expanded repeat. (PMID: 10400997) Alwazzan M. … Brook J.D. (Hum. Mol. Genet. 1999) 3 48

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