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Aliases for FAM229A Gene

Aliases for FAM229A Gene

  • Family With Sequence Similarity 229, Member A 2 3

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FAM229A Gene

  • GC01M032827
  • GC01M032832

Summaries for FAM229A Gene

GeneCards Summary for FAM229A Gene

FAM229A (Family With Sequence Similarity 229, Member A) is a Protein Coding gene.

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 FAM229A Gene

Genomics for FAM229A Gene

Genomic Location for FAM229A Gene

32,361,270 bp from pter
32,364,278 bp from pter
3,009 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for FAM229A Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for FAM229A Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for FAM229A Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for FAM229A Gene

Proteins for FAM229A Gene

  • Protein details for FAM229A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein FAM229A
    Protein Accession:

    Protein attributes for FAM229A Gene

    127 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    12972 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for FAM229A Gene

Proteomics data for FAM229A Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for FAM229A Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for FAM229A Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for FAM229A Gene

Domains & Families for FAM229A Gene

Protein Domains for FAM229A Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the FAM229 family.
  • Belongs to the FAM229 family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with FAM229A: view

No data available for Gene Families and Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for FAM229A Gene

Function for FAM229A Gene

Animal Model Products

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for FAM229A Gene

Localization for FAM229A Gene

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for FAM229A Gene

Pathways & Interactions for FAM229A Gene

SuperPathways for FAM229A Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for FAM229A Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for FAM229A Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for FAM229A Gene

Drugs & Compounds for FAM229A Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for FAM229A Gene

mRNA/cDNA for FAM229A Gene

(1) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(4) Additional mRNA sequences :
(4) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for FAM229A Gene

Family with sequence similarity 229, member A:
Representative Sequences:

miRNA Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for FAM229A

Flow Cytometry Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for FAM229A Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for FAM229A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for FAM229A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for FAM229A Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for FAM229A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (x16.9).

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for FAM229A Gene Hs.660539

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with FAM229A: view

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

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Protein tissue co-expression partners for FAM229A Gene

Orthologs for FAM229A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of mammals.

Orthologs for FAM229A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia LOC614396 35
  • 92.91 (n)
  • 89.76 (a)
FAM229A 36
  • 88 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia FAM229A 35
  • 91.33 (n)
  • 85.25 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Fam229a 35
  • 88.62 (n)
  • 84.55 (a)
Fam229a 16
Fam229a 36
  • 83 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Fam229a 35
  • 89.16 (n)
  • 85.37 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia FAM229A 36
  • 93 (a)
Species with no ortholog for FAM229A:
  • 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)
  • chicken (Gallus gallus)
  • chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes)
  • 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)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for FAM229A Gene

Gene Tree for FAM229A (if available)
Gene Tree for FAM229A (if available)

Paralogs for FAM229A Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for FAM229A Gene using alignment to 2 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with FAM229A: view

No data available for Paralogs for FAM229A Gene

Variants for FAM229A Gene

Variation tolerance for FAM229A Gene

Gene Damage Index Score: 4.04; 60.57% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for FAM229A Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar and Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for FAM229A Gene

Disorders for FAM229A Gene

Relevant External Links for FAM229A

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with FAM229A: view

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for FAM229A Gene

Publications for FAM229A Gene

  1. The DNA sequence and biological annotation of human chromosome 1. (PMID: 16710414) Gregory S.G. … Bentley D.R. (Nature 2006) 67
  2. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 67
  3. 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) 67
  4. Normalization and subtraction: two approaches to facilitate gene discovery. (PMID: 8889548) Bonaldo M.F. … Soares M.B. (Genome Res. 1996) 67

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