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Aliases for FAHD1 Gene

Aliases for FAHD1 Gene

  • Fumarylacetoacetate Hydrolase Domain Containing 1 2 3 5
  • Fumarylacetoacetate Hydrolase Domain-Containing Protein 1 3 4
  • FAH Domain-Containing Protein 1 3 4
  • Oxaloacetate Decarboxylase 3 4
  • Acylpyruvate Hydrolase 2 3
  • YisK-Like Protein 3 4
  • OAA Decarboxylase 3 4
  • C16orf36 3 4
  • YISKL 3 4
  • Chromosome 16 Open Reading Frame 36 2
  • 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
  • GC16P001876

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 Tyrosine metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include oxaloacetate decarboxylase activity and fumarylpyruvate 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

Enhancers for FAHD1 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 FAHD1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for FAHD1 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around FAHD1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

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

Genes around FAHD1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
FAHD1 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
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

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for FAHD1 Gene

Domains & Families 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



  • Belongs to the FAH family.
  • 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:0008948 oxaloacetate decarboxylase activity IDA 25575590
GO:0018773 acetylpyruvate hydrolase activity IDA 21878618
GO:0047621 acylpyruvate hydrolase activity IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with FAHD1: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with FAHD1: view

Animal Model Products

miRNA for FAHD1 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target FAHD1

No data available for Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets 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 5
extracellular 1
plasma membrane 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for FAHD1 Gene

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

Pathways & Interactions for FAHD1 Gene

SuperPathways for FAHD1 Gene

Superpath Contained pathways
1 Metabolism
2 Tyrosine metabolism
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


No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for FAHD1 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for FAHD1 Gene

(4) Drugs for FAHD1 Gene - From: HMDB

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
Pyruvic acid Approved Nutra 0
SB-649868 Experimental Pharma Antagonist 0
calcium Nutra 0
Magnesium Nutra 0

(2) Additional Compounds for FAHD1 Gene - From: HMDB

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
  • Dihydrogen oxide
  • Steam
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:

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 from HIPED for FAHD1 Gene

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

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines 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 expression patterns with FAHD1: view

Protein tissue co-expression partners for FAHD1 Gene

- Elite partner

Primer 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

(2) 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
VAR_049014 -
rs3895165 -- 1,831,899(-) ggggc(A/G)gggat intron-variant
rs3903205 -- 1,831,703(-) GCTCC(A/G)TTTGT intron-variant
rs3903206 -- 1,831,700(-) CCGTT(C/T)GTAAC intron-variant
rs4017981 -- 1,832,761(-) GGAGA(-/GA)NAGTG 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

Variation tolerance for FAHD1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 53.3% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 6.92; 79.65% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Relevant External Links for FAHD1 Gene

Disorders for FAHD1 Gene

Relevant External Links for FAHD1

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

No disorders were found for FAHD1 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot 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 67
  2. Identification of FAH domain-containing protein 1 (FAHD1) as oxaloacetate decarboxylase. (PMID: 25575590) Pircher H. … Jansen-DA1rr P. (J. Biol. Chem. 2015) 3
  3. The BioPlex Network: A Systematic Exploration of the Human Interactome. (PMID: 26186194) Huttlin E.L. … Gygi S.P. (Cell 2015) 3
  4. Panorama of ancient metazoan macromolecular complexes. (PMID: 26344197) Wan C. … Emili A. (Nature 2015) 3
  5. Charting the landscape of tandem BRCT domain-mediated protein interactions. (PMID: 22990118) Woods N.T. … Monteiro A.N. (Sci Signal 2012) 3

Products for FAHD1 Gene

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