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Aliases for FAM212A Gene

Aliases for FAM212A Gene

  • Family With Sequence Similarity 212, Member A 2 3
  • C3orf54 3 4
  • Chromosome 3 Open Reading Frame 54 2
  • Protein FAM212A 3
  • INKA1 3

External Ids for FAM212A Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for FAM212A Gene

  • C3orf54

Summaries for FAM212A Gene

GeneCards Summary for FAM212A Gene

FAM212A (Family With Sequence Similarity 212, Member A) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is FAM212B.

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 FAM212A Gene

Genomics for FAM212A Gene

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Genomic Location for FAM212A Gene

49,803,236 bp from pter
49,805,033 bp from pter
1,798 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for FAM212A Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for FAM212A Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for FAM212A Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for FAM212A Gene

Proteins for FAM212A Gene

  • Protein details for FAM212A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein FAM212A
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:

    Protein attributes for FAM212A Gene

    285 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    31328 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=AAH12170.2; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally shortened.; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for FAM212A Gene

Proteomics data for FAM212A Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for FAM212A Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for FAM212A Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for FAM212A Gene

Domains for FAM212A Gene

Protein Domains for FAM212A Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q96EL1
  • Belongs to the FAM212 family.
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No data available for Gene Families and Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for FAM212A Gene

Function for FAM212A Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for FAM212A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 25416956
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Phenotypes for FAM212A Gene

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for FAM212A Gene

Localization for FAM212A Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for FAM212A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0070062 extracellular exosome IDA 23376485
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No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS for FAM212A Gene

Pathways for FAM212A Gene

SuperPathways for FAM212A Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for FAM212A Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 1 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: ENSP00000329735 Q96EL1-F212A_HUMAN for FAM212A Gene via STRING UniProtKB

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for FAM212A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0021915 neural tube development IEA --
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No data available for Pathways by source for FAM212A Gene

Transcripts for FAM212A Gene

mRNA/cDNA for FAM212A Gene

(32) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(1) Additional mRNA sequences :
(2) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(1) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for FAM212A Gene

Family with sequence similarity 212, member A:
Representative Sequences:

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miRNA Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for FAM212A

Primer Products

  • QuantiTect SYBR Green Assays in human,mouse,rat
  • Pre-validated RT² qPCR Primer Assay in human,mouse,rat
  • QuantiFast Probe-based Assays in human,mouse,rat

Flow Cytometry Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for FAM212A Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for FAM212A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for FAM212A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for FAM212A Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for FAM212A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Skin - Sun Exposed (Lower leg) (4.3) and Skin - Not Sun Exposed (Suprapubic) (4.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for FAM212A Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for FAM212A Gene Hs.86674

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In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for FAM212A Gene

Orthologs for FAM212A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for FAM212A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia FAM212A 35
  • 99.65 (n)
  • 98.95 (a)
FAM212A 36
  • 99 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia FAM212A 35
  • 85.58 (n)
  • 83.33 (a)
FAM212A 36
  • 83 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia FAM212A 35
  • 85.29 (n)
  • 81.85 (a)
FAM212A 36
  • 83 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Fam212a 35
  • 83.1 (n)
  • 80.5 (a)
Fam212a 16
Fam212a 36
  • 79 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia FAM212A 36
  • 58 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Fam212a 35
  • 83.1 (n)
  • 81.21 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves FAM212A 35
  • 63.06 (n)
  • 56.76 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia FAM212A 36
  • 35 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia fam212a 35
  • 52.2 (n)
  • 43.8 (a)
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.4864 35
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii fam212aa 36
  • 31 (a)
fam212ab 35
  • 49.66 (n)
  • 46.46 (a)
fam212ab 36
  • 32 (a)
wufi03b07 35
Species with no ortholog for FAM212A:
  • 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)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • 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)
  • thale cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for FAM212A Gene

Gene Tree for FAM212A (if available)
Gene Tree for FAM212A (if available)

Paralogs for FAM212A Gene

Paralogs for FAM212A Gene

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Variants for FAM212A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for FAM212A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 03 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs6798339 -- 49,803,278(+) GAGTC(G/T)CGCAG utr-variant-5-prime
rs6807837 -- 49,803,490(+) GGATG(C/T)CAGGC intron-variant
rs9843677 -- 49,804,529(+) TCCCC(A/G)TGCCC reference, missense
rs35680489 -- 49,802,182(+) CTTTC(-/T)TTTTT upstream-variant-2KB
rs68177279 -- 49,803,094(+) CTCGG(-/A)GGGGT upstream-variant-2KB

Relevant External Links for FAM212A Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for FAM212A Gene

Disorders for FAM212A Gene

No disorders were found for FAM212A Gene.

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FAM212A Gene

Publications for FAM212A 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
  2. hORFeome v3.1: a resource of human open reading frames representing over 10,000 human genes. (PMID: 17207965) Lamesch P. … Vidal M. (Genomics 2007) 3
  3. Generation and characterization of a novel neural crest marker allele, Inka1-LacZ, reveals a role for Inka1 in mouse neural tube closure. (PMID: 20175189) Reid B.S. … Williams T. (Dev. Dyn. 2010) 3
  4. Interactions of pathological hallmark proteins: tubulin polymerization promoting protein/p25, beta-amyloid, and alpha-synuclein. (PMID: 21832049) OlA!h J. … OvA!di J. (J. Biol. Chem. 2011) 3
  5. Proteomic analysis of podocyte exosome-enriched fraction from normal human urine. (PMID: 23376485) Prunotto M. … Moll S. (J Proteomics 2013) 3

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