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Aliases for FAM229A Gene

Aliases for FAM229A Gene

  • Family With Sequence Similarity 229 Member A 2 3 5
  • Family With Sequence Similarity 229, Member A 2

External Ids for FAM229A Gene

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. An important paralog of this gene is FAM229B.

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 FAM229A Gene

Genomics for FAM229A Gene

Regulatory Elements for FAM229A Gene

Enhancers for FAM229A 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
GH01G032390 1.4 Ensembl ENCODE 11.9 -28.7 -28722 5.2 CREB3L1 YBX1 DMAP1 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF143 ZNF263 SP3 NFYC NBN EIF3I LOC105378629 MARCKSL1 KPNA6 HDAC1 FAM229A TSSK3 BSDC1
GH01G031470 1.4 Ensembl ENCODE 6.1 +892.2 892185 2.3 CREB3L1 AGO1 YBX1 DMAP1 YY1 SP3 TBX21 MEF2D ZNF610 GLIS1 LOC105378626 SNRNP40 SERINC2 TSSK3 RNU6-40P KPNA6 EIF3I FABP3 TINAGL1 HDAC1
GH01G032012 1.1 ENCODE 5.2 +349.6 349646 4.2 HDGF PKNOX1 MLX CREB3L1 ARNT AGO1 WRNIP1 ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 FAM229A CCDC28B KHDRBS1 GC01P032045
GH01G032350 1.5 ENCODE dbSUPER 0.4 +11.5 11548 4.4 CREB3L1 MLX AGO1 ZFP64 DMAP1 FEZF1 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF143 ZNF548 TSSK3 EIF3I KPNA6 ENSG00000224066 DCDC2B IQCC ENSG00000235790 LOC105378629 FAM229A
GH01G032362 0.7 ENCODE 0.7 +1.8 1751 1.0 CTCF PKNOX1 AGO1 CEBPG RBBP5 RAD21 CCNT2 POLR2A SMC3 RFX1 FAM229A LOC105378629
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around FAM229A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

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

Genes around FAM229A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
FAM229A Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for FAM229A Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence 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

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

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Human Phenotype Ontology , 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:

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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 from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for FAM229A Gene

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

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

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of FAM229A Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for FAM229A Gene:

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

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , Protein tissue co-expression partners , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt , Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer 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
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia FAM229A 35
  • 93 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia LOC614396 34
  • 92.91 (n)
FAM229A 35
  • 88 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia FAM229A 34
  • 91.33 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Fam229a 34
  • 89.16 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Fam229a 34 16 35
  • 88.62 (n)
Species where no ortholog for FAM229A 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)
  • 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

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

Variants for FAM229A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for FAM229A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1000068694 -- 32,362,322(+) CGCGC(A/G)TTCCC upstream-variant-2KB, utr-variant-5-prime
rs1000652777 -- 32,361,200(+) GGAAG(A/G)GAAAG intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs1000982482 -- 32,360,986(+) TGTTC(C/T)CCGCT intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs1002459355 -- 32,361,849(+) TCCTG(A/G)GCGCT upstream-variant-2KB, reference, synonymous-codon
rs1002472014 -- 32,360,794(+) TGAAC(A/G)GAGAT intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB

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

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

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

No disorders were found for FAM229A Gene.

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) 4 64
  2. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 64
  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) 3 64
  4. Normalization and subtraction: two approaches to facilitate gene discovery. (PMID: 8889548) Bonaldo M.F. … Soares M.B. (Genome Res. 1996) 3 64

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