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Aliases for FAM117A Gene

Aliases for FAM117A Gene

  • Family With Sequence Similarity 117 Member A 2 3 5
  • Family With Sequence Similarity 117, Member A 2
  • C/EBP Induced Protein 2
  • C/EBP-Induced Protein 4

External Ids for FAM117A Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FAM117A Gene

  • GC17M045143
  • GC17M047787
  • GC17M043152

Summaries for FAM117A Gene

GeneCards Summary for FAM117A Gene

FAM117A (Family With Sequence Similarity 117 Member A) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is FAM117B.

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 FAM117A Gene

Genomics for FAM117A Gene

Regulatory Elements for FAM117A Gene

Enhancers for FAM117A 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 FAM117A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for FAM117A Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around FAM117A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for FAM117A Gene

49,710,325 bp from pter
49,789,180 bp from pter
78,856 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for FAM117A Gene

Genes around FAM117A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
FAM117A Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for FAM117A Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for FAM117A Gene

Proteins for FAM117A Gene

  • Protein details for FAM117A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein FAM117A
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B7Z7Q3

    Protein attributes for FAM117A Gene

    453 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    48319 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for FAM117A Gene


neXtProt entry for FAM117A Gene

Proteomics data for FAM117A Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for FAM117A Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for FAM117A Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for FAM117A Gene

Domains & Families for FAM117A Gene

Protein Domains for FAM117A Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for FAM117A Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the FAM117 family.
  • Belongs to the FAM117 family.
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No data available for Gene Families for FAM117A Gene

Function for FAM117A Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with FAM117A: view

Animal Model Products

CRISPR Products

miRNA for FAM117A Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target FAM117A

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for FAM117A Gene

Localization for FAM117A Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for FAM117A Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for FAM117A gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 3
cytosol 2
mitochondrion 2
extracellular 1
peroxisome 1

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for FAM117A Gene

Pathways & Interactions for FAM117A Gene

SuperPathways for FAM117A Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for FAM117A Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 2 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: ENSP00000240364 Q9C073-F117A_HUMAN for FAM117A Gene via STRING I2D

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for FAM117A Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for FAM117A Gene

Drugs & Compounds for FAM117A Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for FAM117A Gene

Unigene Clusters for FAM117A Gene

Family with sequence similarity 117, member A:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for FAM117A Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11a · 11b ^ 12a · 12b
SP1: - - - -
SP2: -
SP3: - -
SP5: -
SP6: - - -

Relevant External Links for FAM117A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for FAM117A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for FAM117A Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for FAM117A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Whole Blood (x6.0).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for FAM117A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (31.3), CD8 Tcells (25.1), and Blymphocyte (12.7).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for FAM117A Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for FAM117A Gene Hs.514308

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Protein tissue co-expression partners for FAM117A Gene

- Elite partner

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for FAM117A Gene

Orthologs for FAM117A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for FAM117A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia FAM117A 35
  • 91.53 (n)
  • 92.97 (a)
FAM117A 36
  • 93 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia FAM117A 35
  • 90.61 (n)
  • 92.96 (a)
FAM117A 36
  • 93 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Fam117a 35
  • 86.64 (n)
  • 86.32 (a)
Fam117a 16
Fam117a 36
  • 88 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia FAM117A 35
  • 99.31 (n)
  • 99.23 (a)
FAM117A 36
  • 95 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Fam117a 35
  • 85.62 (n)
  • 86.58 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia FAM117A 36
  • 40 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves FAM117A 36
  • 57 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia FAM117A 36
  • 53 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii cdh1 35
LOC101887152 35
  • 64.2 (n)
  • 60.49 (a)
FAM117A (1 of 2) 36
  • 41 (a)
FAM117A (2 of 2) 36
  • 33 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.5186 36
  • 23 (a)
Species with no ortholog for FAM117A:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for FAM117A Gene

Gene Tree for FAM117A (if available)
Gene Tree for FAM117A (if available)

Paralogs for FAM117A Gene

Paralogs for FAM117A Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for FAM117A Gene using alignment to 5 proteins:

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Variants for FAM117A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for FAM117A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 17 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1822349 -- 49,742,657(+) TATCT(C/T)TAAAA intron-variant
rs2120106 -- 49,747,243(+) ACCAC(A/G)CAGGA intron-variant
rs878829 -- 49,749,005(+) TTCAC(C/T)GACTA intron-variant
rs1947001 -- 49,742,900(+) ACCAT(A/G)ATTGA intron-variant
rs1443109 -- 49,741,689(+) AACAG(A/G)AATTC intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for FAM117A Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv525469 CNV Gain 19592680
esv23674 CNV Loss 19812545
esv2660684 CNV Deletion 23128226
nsv111821 CNV Loss 16902084

Variation tolerance for FAM117A Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 20.2% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 1.93; 35.85% 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 FAM117A Gene

Disorders for FAM117A Gene

Relevant External Links for FAM117A

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for FAM117A Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for FAM117A Gene

Publications for FAM117A Gene

  1. 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 67
  2. 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
  3. The BioPlex Network: A Systematic Exploration of the Human Interactome. (PMID: 26186194) Huttlin E.L. … Gygi S.P. (Cell 2015) 3
  4. The protein interaction landscape of the human CMGC kinase group. (PMID: 23602568) Varjosalo M. … Gstaiger M. (Cell Rep 2013) 3

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