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Aliases for FAM228B Gene

Aliases for FAM228B Gene

  • Family With Sequence Similarity 228 Member B 2 3 5
  • Family With Sequence Similarity 228, Member B 2

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FAM228B Gene

  • GC02P024302

Summaries for FAM228B Gene

GeneCards Summary for FAM228B Gene

FAM228B (Family With Sequence Similarity 228 Member B) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is ENSG00000276087.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for FAM228B Gene

Genomics for FAM228B Gene

Regulatory Elements for FAM228B Gene

Enhancers for FAM228B 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
GH02G024082 1.4 ENCODE dbSUPER 38 +7.5 7464 3.6 HDGF MLX CREB3L1 ARNT AGO1 ZFP64 ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 FAM228B TP53I3 PFN4 FAM228A
GH02G024075 1.4 ENCODE dbSUPER 37.3 +0.5 450 3.5 MLX CREB3L1 AGO1 ZFP64 FEZF1 DMAP1 YY1 ZNF143 ZNF263 SP3 FAM228B TP53I3 PFN4
GH02G024121 1.1 ENCODE 43 +46.5 46506 3.8 HDGF PKNOX1 FOXA2 CREB3L1 ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 ZNF766 ZNF143 FAM228B PFN4 TP53I3 GC02M024111 PIR36243
GH02G024048 0.9 ENCODE 46.6 -26.7 -26725 1.6 AGO1 ARID4B ZNF2 ZNF48 ZNF121 GLIS2 GATA2 FOS SP3 SP5 FAM228B SF3B6 MFSD2B TP53I3 ATAD2B UBXN2A PFN4 FKBP1B PIR43014 GC02M024079
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around FAM228B on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for FAM228B Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00000114011 -26 2201 MLX CREB3L1 AGO1 ZFP64 FEZF1 DMAP1 YY1 ZNF143 ZNF263 SP3

Genomic Location for FAM228B Gene

24,076,526 bp from pter
24,169,640 bp from pter
93,115 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for FAM228B Gene

Genes around FAM228B on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
FAM228B Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for FAM228B Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for FAM228B Gene

Proteins for FAM228B Gene

  • Protein details for FAM228B Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein FAM228B
    Protein Accession:

    Protein attributes for FAM228B Gene

    321 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    37405 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=AK055413; Type=Frameshift; Positions=267; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for FAM228B Gene


neXtProt entry for FAM228B Gene

Post-translational modifications for FAM228B Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for FAM228B Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for FAM228B Gene

Domains & Families for FAM228B Gene

Protein Domains for FAM228B Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the FAM228 family.
  • Belongs to the FAM228 family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with FAM228B: view

No data available for Gene Families and Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for FAM228B Gene

Function for FAM228B Gene

Phenotypes for FAM228B Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for FAM228B:
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with FAM228B: view

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miRNA for FAM228B Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target FAM228B

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

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 FAM228B Gene

Localization for FAM228B Gene

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for FAM228B Gene

Pathways & Interactions for FAM228B Gene

SuperPathways for FAM228B Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for FAM228B Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for FAM228B Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for FAM228B Gene

Drugs & Compounds for FAM228B Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for FAM228B Gene

Unigene Clusters for FAM228B Gene

Family with sequence similarity 228, member B:
Representative Sequences:

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for FAM228B Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for FAM228B Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for FAM228B Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for FAM228B Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for FAM228B Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Heart (69.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for FAM228B Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for FAM228B Gene

- Elite partner

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of FAM228B Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for FAM228B Gene:

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with FAM228B: view

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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 , Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for FAM228B Gene

Orthologs for FAM228B Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for FAM228B Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia FAM228B 34
  • 99.38 (n)
-- 35
  • 94 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia FAM228B 34 35
  • 86.18 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Fam228b 34 16 35
  • 84.13 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia FAM228B 34
  • 84.03 (n)
-- 35
  • 71 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Fam228b 34
  • 79.11 (n)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 35
  • 39 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia -- 35
  • 32 (a)
-- 35
  • 17 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves LOC421978 34
  • 57 (n)
-- 35
  • 32 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia fam228b 34
  • 51.52 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii fam228a 34 35
  • 48.28 (n)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 35
  • 19 (a)
Species where no ortholog for FAM228B 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)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for FAM228B Gene

Gene Tree for FAM228B (if available)
Gene Tree for FAM228B (if available)

Paralogs for FAM228B Gene

Paralogs for FAM228B Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for FAM228B Gene using alignment to 6 proteins:

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Variants for FAM228B Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for FAM228B Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 02 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1000012539 -- 24,081,068(+) TTGCA(A/G)CTGCT intron-variant
rs1000118848 -- 24,087,158(+) TGTAA(C/T)AAGAA intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs1000149442 -- 24,164,450(+) AGGCA(G/T)TGGGG intron-variant
rs1000201539 -- 24,106,398(+) CACTG(C/T)AACCT intron-variant
rs1000205395 -- 24,084,410(+) ACAGG(A/G)CAGGG intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB, utr-variant-5-prime

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for FAM228B Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2719814 CNV deletion 23290073
esv32848 CNV gain 17666407
nsv1072930 CNV deletion 25765185
nsv1138759 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv2641 CNV deletion 18451855
nsv455897 CNV gain 19166990
nsv581179 CNV gain 21841781
nsv997445 CNV gain 25217958
nsv997725 CNV gain 25217958

Variation tolerance for FAM228B Gene

Gene Damage Index Score: 5.98; 74.78% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for FAM228B Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FAM228B Gene

Disorders for FAM228B Gene

Relevant External Links for FAM228B

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for FAM228B Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for FAM228B Gene

Publications for FAM228B Gene

  1. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4 64
  2. Identification of host proteins required for HIV infection through a functional genomic screen. (PMID: 18187620) Brass A.L. … Elledge S.J. (Science 2008) 3 64
  3. 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 64
  4. Generation and annotation of the DNA sequences of human chromosomes 2 and 4. (PMID: 15815621) Hillier L.W. … Wilson R.K. (Nature 2005) 4 64
  5. Transcriptome characterization elucidates signaling networks that control human ES cell growth and differentiation. (PMID: 15146197) Brandenberger R. … Stanton L.W. (Nat. Biotechnol. 2004) 3 64

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