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Aliases for FAM160B2 Gene

Aliases for FAM160B2 Gene

  • Family With Sequence Similarity 160, Member B2 2 3
  • Retinoic Acid-Induced Protein 16 3 4
  • Retinoic Acid Induced 16 2 3
  • RAI16 3 4
  • Protein FAM160B2 3

External Ids for FAM160B2 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for FAM160B2 Gene

  • RAI16

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FAM160B2 Gene

  • GC08P022003
  • GC08P020466
  • GC08P021947

Summaries for FAM160B2 Gene

GeneCards Summary for FAM160B2 Gene

FAM160B2 (Family With Sequence Similarity 160, Member B2) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is FAM160B1.

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 FAM160B2 Gene

Genomics for FAM160B2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for FAM160B2 Gene

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Genomic Location for FAM160B2 Gene

22,089,159 bp from pter
22,104,898 bp from pter
15,740 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for FAM160B2 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for FAM160B2 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for FAM160B2 Gene

Proteins for FAM160B2 Gene

  • Protein details for FAM160B2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein FAM160B2
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B2RDQ5
    • B3KNX1
    • Q2M211
    • Q71JB5
    • Q7L3J6
    • Q969T0
    • Q9H6W4

    Protein attributes for FAM160B2 Gene

    743 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    82340 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=AAH52237.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=AAI12148.2; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally shortened.; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=AAI12148.2; Type=Frameshift; Positions=291; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=AAQ06676.1; Type=Frameshift; Positions=258, 727; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=BAB15137.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=BAG38002.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=BAG51483.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for FAM160B2 Gene

Proteomics data for FAM160B2 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for FAM160B2 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for FAM160B2 Gene

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No data available for DME Specific Peptides for FAM160B2 Gene

Domains for FAM160B2 Gene

Protein Domains for FAM160B2 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for FAM160B2 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q86V87
  • Belongs to the UPF0518 family.
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No data available for Gene Families for FAM160B2 Gene

Function for FAM160B2 Gene

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miRNA for FAM160B2 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target FAM160B2

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  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for FAM160B2

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for FAM160B2 Gene

Localization for FAM160B2 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for FAM160B2 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for FAM160B2 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 2
extracellular 1
mitochondrion 1
nucleus 1
peroxisome 1
plasma membrane 1

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for FAM160B2 Gene

Pathways for FAM160B2 Gene

SuperPathways for FAM160B2 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for FAM160B2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for FAM160B2 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source for FAM160B2 Gene

Transcripts for FAM160B2 Gene

Unigene Clusters for FAM160B2 Gene

Family with sequence similarity 160, member B2:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for FAM160B2 Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7a · 7b ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10a · 10b ^ 11a · 11b ^ 12a · 12b · 12c ^ 13 ^ 14 ^ 15a · 15b ^ 16a · 16b · 16c ^ 17a ·
SP1: - - -
SP6: -
SP9: -

ExUns: 17b · 17c · 17d

Relevant External Links for FAM160B2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for FAM160B2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for FAM160B2 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for FAM160B2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Bone (62.7).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, MOPED, and MaxQB for FAM160B2 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for FAM160B2 Gene Hs.491223

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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 , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Expression partners for FAM160B2 Gene

Orthologs for FAM160B2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for FAM160B2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia FAM160B2 35
  • 85.98 (n)
  • 84.53 (a)
FAM160B2 36
  • 84 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia FAM160B2 35
  • 84.93 (n)
  • 84.63 (a)
FAM160B2 36
  • 85 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Fam160b2 35
  • 83.89 (n)
  • 86.27 (a)
Fam160b2 16
Fam160b2 36
  • 86 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia FAM160B2 35
  • 99.46 (n)
  • 98.98 (a)
FAM160B2 36
  • 99 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Fam160b2 35
  • 83.49 (n)
  • 85.33 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia FAM160B2 36
  • 77 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia FAM160B2 36
  • 66 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves FAM160B2 36
  • 42 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia FAM160B2 36
  • 41 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia fam160b2 35
  • 58.36 (n)
  • 52.97 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii fam160b2 35
  • 55.9 (n)
  • 52.05 (a)
fam160b2 36
  • 49 (a)
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.5399 35
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 34 (a)
Species with no ortholog for FAM160B2:
  • 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)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • 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 FAM160B2 Gene

Gene Tree for FAM160B2 (if available)
Gene Tree for FAM160B2 (if available)

Paralogs for FAM160B2 Gene

Paralogs for FAM160B2 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for FAM160B2 Gene using alignment to 2 proteins:

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Variants for FAM160B2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for FAM160B2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 08 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs1456 -- 22,094,715(-) CCGGC(A/G)GCTAA intron-variant, utr-variant-5-prime, upstream-variant-2KB
rs7490 -- 22,104,323(+) ACTTT(A/C/G/T)GCATT utr-variant-3-prime, nc-transcript-variant
rs11352 -- 22,097,605(+) AGCGT(C/T)CACAG reference, synonymous-codon, nc-transcript-variant
rs716008 -- 22,095,339(-) AGCCC(C/T)GCGCA intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs1127961 -- 22,102,310(+) TGTTG(G/T)TGAGG reference, missense, downstream-variant-500B, nc-transcript-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for FAM160B2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
essv19243 CNV CNV 17122850
essv21913 CNV CNV 17122850
dgv7756n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv831263 CNV Loss 17160897
nsv528590 CNV Loss 19592680
dgv7757n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv890654 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv465613 CNV Loss 19166990
dgv7758n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv890657 CNV Loss 21882294
esv1008033 CNV Deletion 20482838
nsv831264 CNV Gain+Loss 17160897
dgv450n21 CNV Loss 19592680
dgv881n27 CNV Loss 19166990
nsv470204 CNV Loss 18288195
esv2736745 CNV Deletion 23290073

Relevant External Links for FAM160B2 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FAM160B2 Gene

Disorders for FAM160B2 Gene

No disorders were found for FAM160B2 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships , Genatlas and External Links for FAM160B2 Gene

Publications for FAM160B2 Gene

  1. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4
  2. Are gene expression microarray analyses reliable? A review of studies of retinoic acid responsive genes. (PMID: 15626329) van der Spek P.J. … Walker M.G. (Genomics Proteomics Bioinformatics 2003) 2 3
  3. Retinoic acid induced 16 enhances tumorigenesis and serves as a novel tumor marker for hepatocellular carcinoma. (PMID: 22971576) Wang W. … Qi Z.T. (Carcinogenesis 2012) 2 3
  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) 4
  5. Large-scale cDNA transfection screening for genes related to cancer development and progression. (PMID: 15498874) Wan D. … Gu J. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2004) 4

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