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Aliases for FAM156A Gene

Aliases for FAM156A Gene

  • Family With Sequence Similarity 156 Member A 2 3 5
  • Family With Sequence Similarity 156, Member A 2 3
  • Transmembrane Protein 29/29B 3 4
  • Transmembrane Protein 29 2 3
  • TMEM29 3 4
  • Protein FAM156A 3
  • FAM156A FAM156B 4
  • PRO0659 3
  • TMEM29B 4

External Ids for FAM156A Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for FAM156A Gene

  • TMEM29

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FAM156A Gene

  • GC0XM050038

Summaries for FAM156A Gene

GeneCards Summary for FAM156A Gene

FAM156A (Family With Sequence Similarity 156 Member A) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include methylated histone binding. An important paralog of this gene is FAM156B.

Gene Wiki entry for FAM156A Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for FAM156A Gene

Genomics for FAM156A Gene

Regulatory Elements for FAM156A Gene

Enhancers for FAM156A 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 FAM156A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for FAM156A Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around FAM156A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for FAM156A Gene

52,926,402 bp from pter
52,995,472 bp from pter
69,071 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for FAM156A Gene

Genes around FAM156A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
FAM156A Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for FAM156A Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for FAM156A Gene

Proteins for FAM156A Gene

  • Protein details for FAM156A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein FAM156A/FAM156B
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B3KQ92
    • Q5JPL2
    • Q5JPL3
    • Q5JPL4
    • Q5JPL5
    • Q5JPL6
    • Q68D17
    • Q6NVY3
    • Q9UI49

    Protein attributes for FAM156A Gene

    213 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    24412 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=AAF24055.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=AAH00867.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for FAM156A Gene

Proteomics data for FAM156A Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for FAM156A Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for FAM156A Gene

Domains & Families for FAM156A Gene

Protein Domains for FAM156A Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for FAM156A Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

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No data available for Gene Families and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FAM156A Gene

Function for FAM156A Gene

Phenotypes for FAM156A Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for FAM156A:
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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for FAM156A Gene

Localization for FAM156A Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FAM156A Gene

Membrane; Single-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for FAM156A Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for FAM156A gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 4

No data available for Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for FAM156A Gene

Pathways & Interactions for FAM156A Gene

SuperPathways for FAM156A Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for FAM156A Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for FAM156A Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for FAM156A Gene

Drugs & Compounds for FAM156A Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for FAM156A Gene

Unigene Clusters for FAM156A Gene

Family with sequence similarity 156, member A:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for FAM156A Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for FAM156A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for FAM156A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for FAM156A Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for FAM156A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Placenta (69.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for FAM156A Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for FAM156A Gene Hs.6451

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Protein tissue co-expression partners for FAM156A Gene

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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for FAM156A Gene

Orthologs for FAM156A Gene

Evolution for FAM156A Gene

Gene Tree for FAM156A (if available)
Gene Tree for FAM156A (if available)

No data available for Orthologs for FAM156A Gene

Paralogs for FAM156A Gene

Paralogs for FAM156A Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for FAM156A Gene using alignment to 5 proteins:

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Variants for FAM156A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for FAM156A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 0X pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs2269773 -- 52,947,705(+) GCAGC(A/G)TCCCT utr-variant-3-prime
rs4893655 -- 52,964,438(-) tttat(A/T)tttag intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB, utr-variant-5-prime
rs4986583 -- 52,983,853(+) AACAG(A/C)TAGCT intron-variant
rs4986585 -- 52,988,465(+) accca(A/G)gaagt intron-variant
rs4986586 -- 52,991,188(+) AGTCC(C/T)GCCAT intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for FAM156A Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv435891 CNV Deletion 17901297
esv2740175 CNV Deletion 23290073
nsv499358 OTHER Inversion 21111241
nsv7447 OTHER Inversion 18451855

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Variation tolerance and Relevant External Links for FAM156A Gene

Disorders for FAM156A Gene

Relevant External Links for FAM156A

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for FAM156A Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for FAM156A Gene

Publications for FAM156A Gene

  1. The DNA sequence of the human X chromosome. (PMID: 15772651) Ross M.T. … Bentley D.R. (Nature 2005) 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. A proteome-scale map of the human interactome network. (PMID: 25416956) Rolland T. … Vidal M. (Cell 2014) 3
  4. Diversification of transcriptional modulation: large-scale identification and characterization of putative alternative promoters of human genes. (PMID: 16344560) Kimura K. … Sugano S. (Genome Res. 2006) 3
  5. The LIFEdb database in 2006. (PMID: 16381901) Mehrle A. … Wiemann S. (Nucleic Acids Res. 2006) 3

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