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Aliases for FAM167A Gene

Aliases for FAM167A Gene

  • Family With Sequence Similarity 167 Member A 2 3 5
  • C8orf13 3 4
  • Family With Sequence Similarity 167, Member A 2
  • Chromosome 8 Open Reading Frame 13 2
  • Protein FAM167A 3
  • D8S265 3

External Ids for FAM167A Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for FAM167A Gene

  • C8orf13

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FAM167A Gene

  • GC08M011317
  • GC08M010209
  • GC08M011278

Summaries for FAM167A Gene

GeneCards Summary for FAM167A Gene

FAM167A (Family With Sequence Similarity 167 Member A) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with FAM167A include Keratolytic Winter Erythema. An important paralog of this gene is FAM167B.

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 FAM167A Gene

Genomics for FAM167A Gene

Regulatory Elements for FAM167A Gene

Enhancers for FAM167A Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Enhancer Score Enhancer Sources Gene-Enhancer Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Gene Targets for Enhancer
GH08F011448 1.2 Ensembl ENCODE 38 +26.6 26613 2.2 BCOR KLF1 ZMYM3 KLF17 FEZF1 ZNF2 ZFHX2 POLR2A ZNF366 ZNF600 FAM167A BLK LOC105379241 SLC35G5 ENSG00000255310 PIR35143
GH08F011445 0.5 ENCODE 37.7 +30.5 30453 0.6 ZNF687 SCRT2 MNT FOS FAM167A RNU6-1084P FAM167A-AS1 BLK LOC105379241 ENSG00000255310 PIR35143
GH08F011429 0.8 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 33.2 +45.9 45893 1.3 CTCF ZFP64 ZIC2 RAD21 GLIS2 PATZ1 ZBTB20 TCF7L2 ZNF263 MTA2 FAM167A BLK LOC105379241 ENSG00000255310 PIR35143
GH08F011453 0.9 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 27.4 +19.2 19215 5.8 HDGF PKNOX1 SIN3A ZNF2 GLIS2 FOS KLF7 SP3 JUNB REST FAM167A BLK LOC105379241 ENSG00000255354 ENSG00000255518 ENSG00000255310 SLC35G5 XKR6 MTMR9 PIR35143
GH08F011535 1.3 Ensembl ENCODE 25.8 -62.4 -62387 5.7 HDGF TBP PKNOX1 TBL1XR1 WRNIP1 SIN3A YBX1 RAD21 ETV6 CREM FAM167A LOC105379241 BLK ENSG00000255354 ENSG00000269918 ENSG00000269954
- Elite enhancer/Elite enhancer-gene association Download Table
Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around FAM167A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for FAM167A Gene

11,421,463 bp from pter
11,475,915 bp from pter
54,453 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for FAM167A Gene

Genes around FAM167A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
FAM167A Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for FAM167A Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for FAM167A Gene

Proteins for FAM167A Gene

  • Protein details for FAM167A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein FAM167A
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A8K3T9
    • Q3SXY1
    • Q3SXY3
    • Q8N3M3
    • Q9NSR0

    Protein attributes for FAM167A Gene

    214 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    24182 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for FAM167A Gene

Post-translational modifications for FAM167A Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for FAM167A Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for FAM167A Gene

Domains & Families for FAM167A Gene

Protein Domains for FAM167A Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for FAM167A Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the FAM167 (SEC) family.
  • Belongs to the FAM167 (SEC) family.
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No data available for Gene Families for FAM167A Gene

Function for FAM167A Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for FAM167A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 25416956
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with FAM167A: view
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miRNA for FAM167A Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target FAM167A

Inhibitory RNA Products

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for FAM167A Gene

Localization for FAM167A Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for FAM167A Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for FAM167A gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 2
nucleus 2
extracellular 1

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for FAM167A Gene

Pathways & Interactions for FAM167A Gene

SuperPathways for FAM167A Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for FAM167A Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 1 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: ENSP00000284486 Q96KS9-F167A_HUMAN for FAM167A Gene via STRING UniProtKB IID

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for FAM167A Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for FAM167A Gene

Transcripts for FAM167A Gene

Unigene Clusters for FAM167A Gene

Family with sequence similarity 167, member A:
Representative Sequences:

Inhibitory RNA Products

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for FAM167A Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2a · 2b ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6a · 6b · 6c · 6d ^ 7
SP1: - - -
SP2: -
SP3: - - -

Relevant External Links for FAM167A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for FAM167A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for FAM167A Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for FAM167A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Thyroid (x4.6) and Pituitary (x4.1).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for FAM167A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Heart (37.8) and Rectum (27.8).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for FAM167A Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for FAM167A Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of FAM167A Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for FAM167A Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for FAM167A Gene:

Tissue specificity: Expressed in skin, including primary keratinocytes, spleen, kidney, leukocytes, testis, lung, small intestine and prostate.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with FAM167A: view

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Orthologs for FAM167A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for FAM167A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia FAM167A 34 35
  • 99.07 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia FAM167A 34 35
  • 84.62 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Fam167a 34 16 35
  • 83.49 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia FAM167A 34 35
  • 83.01 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Fam167a 34
  • 82.71 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia FAM167A 35
  • 68 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves FAM167A 34 35
  • 72.3 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia FAM167A 35
  • 63 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia fam167a 34
  • 67.31 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii fam167ab 34 35
  • 63.48 (n)
Dr.15778 34
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.10625 35
  • 38 (a)
-- 35
  • 23 (a)
Species where no ortholog for FAM167A was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • 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)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for FAM167A Gene

Gene Tree for FAM167A (if available)
Gene Tree for FAM167A (if available)

Paralogs for FAM167A Gene

Paralogs for FAM167A Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for FAM167A Gene using alignment to 4 proteins:

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Variants for FAM167A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for FAM167A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 08 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs10088323 -- 11,443,382(+) CTTTA(C/G)CTCAC intron-variant
rs10088521 -- 11,471,206(+) GGGAA(C/T)TGCAT intron-variant
rs10088942 -- 11,427,859(+) TTGCT(A/G)ATTAA intron-variant
rs10089185 -- 11,428,100(+) TTGAA(A/C)AACTA intron-variant
rs10099124 -- 11,446,179(+) CCTGG(A/G)ATTCC intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for FAM167A Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv1058919 CNV insertion 17803354
esv22493 CNV loss 19812545
esv2762725 CNV gain 21179565
esv3302913 CNV tandem duplication 20981092
esv34097 CNV loss 18971310
esv3572512 CNV loss 25503493
esv3628 CNV loss 18987735
nsv1030756 CNV gain 25217958
nsv1075110 CNV deletion 25765185
nsv465465 CNV loss 19166990
nsv470183 CNV loss 18288195
nsv475649 CNV novel sequence insertion 20440878
nsv509252 CNV insertion 20534489
nsv522860 CNV loss 19592680
nsv610275 CNV loss 21841781
nsv824538 CNV loss 20364138
nsv951100 CNV deletion 24416366

Variation tolerance for FAM167A Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 79.9% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 2.65; 45.72% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for FAM167A Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FAM167A Gene

Disorders for FAM167A Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(1) MalaCards diseases for FAM167A Gene - From: GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
keratolytic winter erythema
  • erythrokeratolysis hiemalis ichthyosis
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards

Relevant External Links for FAM167A

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with FAM167A: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for FAM167A Gene

Publications for FAM167A Gene

  1. A genome-wide association study identifies three new risk loci for Kawasaki disease. (PMID: 22446962) Onouchi Y. … . (Nat. Genet. 2012) 3 46 64
  2. Association of the FAM167A-BLK region with systemic sclerosis. (PMID: 20131239) Ito I. … Tsuchiya N. (Arthritis Rheum. 2010) 3 46 64
  3. Role of the C8orf13-BLK region in biopsy-proven giant cell arteritis. (PMID: 20156505) Torres O. … Gonzalez-Gay M.A. (Hum. Immunol. 2010) 3 46 64
  4. Personalized smoking cessation: interactions between nicotine dose, dependence and quit-success genotype score. (PMID: 20379614) Rose J.E. … Uhl G.R. (Mol. Med. 2010) 3 46 64
  5. Replication of association between FAM167A(C8orf13)-BLK region and rheumatoid arthritis in a Japanese population. (PMID: 19740902) Ito I. … Tsuchiya N. (Ann. Rheum. Dis. 2010) 3 46 64

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