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Aliases for FAHD1 Gene

Aliases for FAHD1 Gene

  • Fumarylacetoacetate Hydrolase Domain Containing 1 2 3
  • Fumarylacetoacetate Hydrolase Domain-Containing Protein 1 3 4
  • Acylpyruvate Hydrolase 2 3
  • YisK-Like Protein 3 4
  • C16orf36 3 4
  • YISKL 3 4
  • Chromosome 16 Open Reading Frame 36 2
  • Acylpyruvase FAHD1, Mitochondrial 3
  • Oxaloacetate Decarboxylase 4
  • OAA Decarboxylase 4
  • YISK Like/RJD15 3
  • EC 4
  • EC 4

External Ids for FAHD1 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for FAHD1 Gene

  • C16orf36

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FAHD1 Gene

  • GC16P001818

Summaries for FAHD1 Gene

GeneCards Summary for FAHD1 Gene

FAHD1 (Fumarylacetoacetate Hydrolase Domain Containing 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Metabolism and Phenylalanine metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include acetylpyruvate hydrolase activity and acylpyruvate hydrolase activity. An important paralog of this gene is FAHD2B.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FAHD1 Gene

  • Probable mitochondrial acylpyruvase which is able to hydrolyze acetylpyruvate and fumarylpyruvate in vitro (PubMed:15551868, PubMed:21878618). Also has oxaloacetate decarboxylase activity (PubMed:25575590).

Gene Wiki entry for FAHD1 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for FAHD1 Gene

Genomics for FAHD1 Gene

Regulatory Elements for FAHD1 Gene

Epigenetics Products

  • DNA Methylation CpG Assay Predesigned for Pyrosequencing in human,mouse,rat

Genomic Location for FAHD1 Gene

1,826,941 bp from pter
1,840,207 bp from pter
13,267 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for FAHD1 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for FAHD1 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for FAHD1 Gene

Proteins for FAHD1 Gene

  • Protein details for FAHD1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Acylpyruvase FAHD1, mitochondrial
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B1AK40
    • B1AK41
    • Q6FIC7
    • Q96RY1
    • Q9H0N6

    Protein attributes for FAHD1 Gene

    224 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    24843 Da
    Name=Mg(2+); Xref=ChEBI:CHEBI:18420; Name=Mn(2+); Xref=ChEBI:CHEBI:29035;
    Quaternary structure:
    • Homodimer.
    • Sequence=AAK61295.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for FAHD1 Gene

    Alternative splice isoforms for FAHD1 Gene


neXtProt entry for FAHD1 Gene

Proteomics data for FAHD1 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for FAHD1 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for FAHD1 Gene

Antibody Products

  • Santa Cruz Biotechnology (SCBT) Antibodies for FAHD1

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for FAHD1 Gene

Domains for FAHD1 Gene

Protein Domains for FAHD1 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for FAHD1 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q6P587
  • Belongs to the FAH family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with FAHD1: view

No data available for Gene Families for FAHD1 Gene

Function for FAHD1 Gene

Molecular function for FAHD1 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot BiophysicochemicalProperties:
Kinetic parameters: KM=4.6 uM for acetylpyruvate {ECO:0000269 PubMed:21878618}; KM=32 uM for oxaloacetate {ECO:0000269 PubMed:25575590}; Vmax=0.135 umol/min/mg enzyme toward acetylpyruvate {ECO:0000269 PubMed:21878618}; Vmax=0.21 umol/min/mg enzyme with oxaloacetate as substrate {ECO:0000269 PubMed:25575590};
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
A 3-acylpyruvate + H(2)O = a carboxylate + pyruvate.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Oxaloacetate = pyruvate + CO(2).
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Probable mitochondrial acylpyruvase which is able to hydrolyze acetylpyruvate and fumarylpyruvate in vitro (PubMed:15551868, PubMed:21878618). Also has oxaloacetate decarboxylase activity (PubMed:25575590).

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for FAHD1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for FAHD1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003824 catalytic activity --
GO:0008948 oxaloacetate decarboxylase activity IDA 25575590
GO:0018773 acetylpyruvate hydrolase activity IDA 21878618
GO:0034545 fumarylpyruvate hydrolase activity IDA 21878618
GO:0046872 metal ion binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with FAHD1: view

Animal Model Products

miRNA for FAHD1 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target FAHD1

miRNA Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for FAHD1

In Situ Assay Products

Flow Cytometry Products

No data available for Phenotypes , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for FAHD1 Gene

Localization for FAHD1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FAHD1 Gene

Mitochondrion. Cytoplasm, cytosol.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for FAHD1 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for FAHD1 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 5
mitochondrion 5
nucleus 3
extracellular 1
plasma membrane 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for FAHD1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus --
GO:0005654 nucleoplasm IDA --
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IDA --
GO:0005739 mitochondrion IDA --
GO:0005743 mitochondrial inner membrane IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with FAHD1: view

Pathways for FAHD1 Gene

SuperPathways for FAHD1 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with FAHD1: view

Pathways by source for FAHD1 Gene

2 KEGG pathways for FAHD1 Gene

Interacting Proteins for FAHD1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for FAHD1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0008152 metabolic process IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with FAHD1: view

Compounds for FAHD1 Gene

(2) HMDB Compounds for FAHD1 Gene

Compound Synonyms Cas Number PubMed IDs
  • Ca
  • Magnesium
genes like me logo Genes that share compounds with FAHD1: view

Transcripts for FAHD1 Gene

Unigene Clusters for FAHD1 Gene

Fumarylacetoacetate hydrolase domain containing 1:
Representative Sequences:

miRNA Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for FAHD1

Primer Products

Flow Cytometry Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for FAHD1 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for FAHD1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for FAHD1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for FAHD1 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for FAHD1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Liver, secretome (16.3) and Gallbladder (8.3).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for FAHD1 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for FAHD1 Gene Hs.513265

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for FAHD1 Gene

Tissue specificity: Ubiquitous (at protein level).
genes like me logo Genes that share expressions with FAHD1: view

Expression partners for FAHD1 Gene

In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues for FAHD1 Gene

Orthologs for FAHD1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for FAHD1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia FAHD1 35
  • 90.05 (n)
  • 93.21 (a)
FAHD1 36
  • 90 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia FAHD1 35
  • 89.35 (n)
  • 90.41 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Fahd1 35
  • 83.86 (n)
  • 87.78 (a)
Fahd1 16
Fahd1 36
  • 82 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia FAHD1 35
  • 99.26 (n)
  • 99.11 (a)
FAHD1 36
  • 95 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Fahd1 35
  • 84.46 (n)
  • 88.24 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia FAHD1 36
  • 77 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 35 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves FAHD1 35
  • 74.16 (n)
  • 74.31 (a)
FAHD1 36
  • 70 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia FAHD1 36
  • 70 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia fahd1 35
  • 67.28 (n)
  • 67.13 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii fahd1 35
  • 66.82 (n)
  • 67.13 (a)
fahd1 36
  • 64 (a)
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.10415 35
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP001942 35
  • 53.27 (n)
  • 43.06 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG5793 35
  • 56.03 (n)
  • 49.52 (a)
CG5793 36
  • 45 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea ZK688.3 35
  • 50.08 (n)
  • 46.92 (a)
fahd-1 36
  • 45 (a)
K. lactis yeast
(Kluyveromyces lactis)
Saccharomycetes KLLA0D08052g 35
  • 51.2 (n)
  • 44.5 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes FMP41 35
  • 51.12 (n)
  • 42.79 (a)
FMP41 36
  • 31 (a)
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons AT4G15940 35
  • 55.5 (n)
  • 53.49 (a)
(Oryza sativa)
Liliopsida Os03g0829000 35
  • 58.25 (n)
  • 53.81 (a)
bread mold
(Neurospora crassa)
Ascomycetes NCU03283 35
  • 58.95 (n)
  • 51.58 (a)
fission yeast
(Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
Schizosaccharomycetes SPBC21C3.09c 35
  • 49.65 (n)
  • 44.15 (a)
Species with no ortholog for FAHD1:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona intestinalis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona savignyi)
  • sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • soybean (Glycine max)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for FAHD1 Gene

Gene Tree for FAHD1 (if available)
Gene Tree for FAHD1 (if available)

Paralogs for FAHD1 Gene

Paralogs for FAHD1 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for FAHD1 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins: Pseudogenes for FAHD1 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with FAHD1: view

Variants for FAHD1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for FAHD1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 16 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs238677 -- 1,833,278(-) TGAGC(A/G)TGCCT intron-variant
rs238681 -- 1,830,154(-) TGGGC(A/G)CGGTG intron-variant
rs1742413 -- 1,830,945(+) cacac(A/C)cCCAT intron-variant
rs3895165 -- 1,831,899(-) ggggc(A/G)gggat intron-variant
rs3903205 -- 1,831,703(-) GCTCC(A/G)TTTGT intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for FAHD1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2422427 CNV Duplication 17116639
nsv904954 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv905017 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv518641 CNV Loss 19592680
nsv517196 CNV Gain+Loss 19592680
nsv905023 CNV Gain 21882294
dgv2539n71 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv2540n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv905034 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv905042 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv457337 CNV Loss 19166990
nsv905043 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv335n27 CNV Gain 19166990
esv33055 CNV Loss 17666407
nsv833119 CNV Loss 17160897
esv2671641 CNV Deletion 23128226
nsv905044 CNV Loss 21882294

Relevant External Links for FAHD1 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FAHD1 Gene

Disorders for FAHD1 Gene

Relevant External Links for FAHD1

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator

No disorders were found for FAHD1 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships and Genatlas for FAHD1 Gene

Publications for FAHD1 Gene

  1. Identification of human fumarylacetoacetate hydrolase domain containing protein 1 (FAHD1) as a novel mitochondrial acylpyruvase. (PMID: 21878618) Pircher H. … Jansen-Durr P. (J. Biol. Chem. 2011) 2 3 4
  2. X-ray structure of fumarylacetoacetate hydrolase family member Homo sapiens FLJ36880. (PMID: 15551868) Manjasetty B.A. … Heinemann U. (Biol. Chem. 2004) 3 4
  3. Sequence, structure and pathology of the fully annotated terminal 2 Mb of the short arm of human chromosome 16. (PMID: 11157797) Daniels R.J. … Higgs D.R. (Hum. Mol. Genet. 2001) 3 4
  4. Towards a catalog of human genes and proteins: sequencing and analysis of 500 novel complete protein coding human cDNAs. (PMID: 11230166) Wiemann S. … Poustka A. (Genome Res. 2001) 3 4
  5. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4

Products for FAHD1 Gene

  • Addgene plasmids for FAHD1

Sources for FAHD1 Gene

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