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Aliases for EFCAB1 Gene

Aliases for EFCAB1 Gene

  • EF-Hand Calcium Binding Domain 1 2 3 5

External Ids for EFCAB1 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for EFCAB1 Gene

  • GC08M049799
  • GC08M049627
  • GC08M045091

Summaries for EFCAB1 Gene

GeneCards Summary for EFCAB1 Gene

EFCAB1 (EF-Hand Calcium Binding Domain 1) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include calcium ion binding.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for EFCAB1 Gene

Genomics for EFCAB1 Gene

Regulatory Elements for EFCAB1 Gene

Enhancers for EFCAB1 Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Enhancer Score Enhancer Sources Gene-Enhancer Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Gene Targets for Enhancer
GH08F048734 0.4 ENCODE 37.6 -0.1 -74 1.1 ATF3 SMARCA4 MAX ZBTB33 ZBTB7A RAD21 ZBTB26 YY1 EFCAB1 LOC105375825
GH08F048695 1.1 Ensembl ENCODE 24.1 +39.2 39221 2.2 CTCF ZNF316 TEAD4 ZBTB33 NR3C1 MAFK RAD21 EFCAB1 LOC101929268 ENSG00000253892
GH08F048708 0.2 ENCODE 23.5 +25.9 25869 2.1 ZNF263 ZBTB33 EFCAB1 ENSG00000253892
GH08F048762 0.8 Ensembl ENCODE 20.2 -28.9 -28853 3.3 EFCAB1 LOC101929268 LOC105375825
GH08F048755 0.8 Ensembl ENCODE 17.4 -21.9 -21891 3.1 CTCF PKNOX1 MNT RAD21 EFCAB1 LOC105375825
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Enhancers around EFCAB1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for EFCAB1 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00001391471 11 601 CTCF ZBTB7A

Genomic Location for EFCAB1 Gene

48,710,789 bp from pter
48,735,311 bp from pter
24,523 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for EFCAB1 Gene

Genes around EFCAB1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
EFCAB1 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for EFCAB1 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for EFCAB1 Gene

Proteins for EFCAB1 Gene

  • Protein details for EFCAB1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    EF-hand calcium-binding domain-containing protein 1
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B4DSB4
    • E7EVN7

    Protein attributes for EFCAB1 Gene

    211 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    24488 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for EFCAB1 Gene


neXtProt entry for EFCAB1 Gene

Post-translational modifications for EFCAB1 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for EFCAB1 Gene

Domains & Families for EFCAB1 Gene

Gene Families for EFCAB1 Gene

Protein Domains for EFCAB1 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for EFCAB1 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 3 EF-hand domains.
  • Contains 3 EF-hand domains.
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Function for EFCAB1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for EFCAB1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005509 calcium ion binding IEA --
GO:0046872 metal ion binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with EFCAB1: view
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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for EFCAB1 Gene

Localization for EFCAB1 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for EFCAB1 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for EFCAB1 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 3
extracellular 2
plasma membrane 1

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for EFCAB1 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for EFCAB1 Gene

SuperPathways for EFCAB1 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for EFCAB1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for EFCAB1 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for EFCAB1 Gene

Transcripts for EFCAB1 Gene

Unigene Clusters for EFCAB1 Gene

EF-hand calcium binding domain 1:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for EFCAB1 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c · 1d ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b ^ 5a · 5b · 5c · 5d ^ 6a · 6b ^ 7a · 7b · 7c ^ 8
SP1: - -
SP2: - - -
SP3: - - - -
SP4: - -
SP5: - -
SP6: - - - - - - - -

Relevant External Links for EFCAB1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for EFCAB1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for EFCAB1 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for EFCAB1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Fallopian Tube (x6.2) and Testis (x5.3).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for EFCAB1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Heart (51.3) and Colon muscle (17.7).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for EFCAB1 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for EFCAB1 Gene

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NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of EFCAB1 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for EFCAB1 Gene:

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with EFCAB1: view

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No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for EFCAB1 Gene

Orthologs for EFCAB1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for EFCAB1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia EFCAB1 34 35
  • 99.53 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia EFCAB1 34 35
  • 91.31 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Efcab1 34 16 35
  • 89.42 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Efcab1 34
  • 88.73 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia EFCAB1 34 35
  • 85.62 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia EFCAB1 35
  • 78 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia EFCAB1 35
  • 59 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves EFCAB1 34 35
  • 68.43 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia EFCAB1 35
  • 68 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia efcab1 34
  • 67.95 (n)
Str.10083 34
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii efcab1 34 35
  • 65.85 (n)
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP000277 34
  • 53.01 (n)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG2256 34 35
  • 50.09 (n)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.1536 35
  • 60 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona intestinalis)
Ascidiacea Cin.5020 34
Species where no ortholog for EFCAB1 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for EFCAB1 Gene

Gene Tree for EFCAB1 (if available)
Gene Tree for EFCAB1 (if available)

Paralogs for EFCAB1 Gene

(4) SIMAP similar genes for EFCAB1 Gene using alignment to 4 proteins: Pseudogenes for EFCAB1 Gene

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No data available for Paralogs for EFCAB1 Gene

Variants for EFCAB1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for EFCAB1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 08 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs10089425 -- 48,714,488(+) TTTTT(A/G)TTGTT downstream-variant-500B
rs10090819 -- 48,715,566(+) GCCTT(C/T)GCCAC intron-variant, utr-variant-3-prime
rs10104901 -- 48,716,054(+) cagag(C/T)gggag intron-variant, utr-variant-3-prime
rs111205550 -- 48,726,290(+) ATCCA(C/T)CCACC intron-variant
rs111775638 -- 48,732,718(+) AGTCC(A/G)TCAAT intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for EFCAB1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2615769 CNV deletion 19546169
nsv1109969 CNV deletion 24896259

Variation tolerance for EFCAB1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 32.7% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 1.49; 29.12% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for EFCAB1 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for EFCAB1 Gene

Disorders for EFCAB1 Gene

Relevant External Links for EFCAB1

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for EFCAB1 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for EFCAB1 Gene

Publications for EFCAB1 Gene

  1. GWAS for discovery and replication of genetic loci associated with sudden cardiac arrest in patients with coronary artery disease. (PMID: 21658281) Aouizerat B.E. … Tseng Z.H. (BMC Cardiovasc Disord 2011) 3 46 64
  2. Blood pressure and hypertension are associated with 7 loci in the Japanese population. (PMID: 20479155) Takeuchi F. … Kato N. (Circulation 2010) 3 46 64
  3. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4 64
  4. 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) 3 4 64
  5. Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences. (PMID: 12477932) Strausberg R.L. … Marra M.A. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2002) 2 3 64

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