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Aliases for FAM231A Gene

Aliases for FAM231A Gene

  • Family With Sequence Similarity 231 Member A 2 3 5
  • Family With Sequence Similarity 231, Member A 2 3
  • UPF0627 Protein ENSP00000341061/ENSP00000339743 3
  • Protein FAM231A/C 3
  • FAM231C 3

External Ids for FAM231A Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FAM231A Gene

  • GC01P017001

Summaries for FAM231A Gene

GeneCards Summary for FAM231A Gene

FAM231A (Family With Sequence Similarity 231 Member A) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is LOC102723383.

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 FAM231A Gene

Genomics for FAM231A Gene

Regulatory Elements for FAM231A Gene

Enhancers for FAM231A Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Score Enhancer Sources TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Other Gene Targets for Enhancer

Enhancers around FAM231A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for FAM231A Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around FAM231A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for FAM231A Gene

16,673,003 bp from pter
16,673,512 bp from pter
510 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for FAM231A Gene

Genes around FAM231A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
FAM231A Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for FAM231A Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for FAM231A Gene

Proteins for FAM231A Gene

  • Protein details for FAM231A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein FAM231A
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A6NEA5

    Protein attributes for FAM231A Gene

    169 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    18266 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for FAM231A Gene

Proteomics data for FAM231A Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for FAM231A Gene

No Post-translational modifications

Other Protein References for FAM231A Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for FAM231A Gene

Domains & Families for FAM231A Gene

Protein Domains for FAM231A Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the FAM231 family.
  • Belongs to the FAM231 family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with FAM231A: view

No data available for Gene Families and Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for FAM231A Gene

Function for FAM231A Gene

Phenotypes for FAM231A Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for FAM231A:
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with FAM231A: view

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for FAM231A Gene

Localization for FAM231A Gene

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for FAM231A Gene

Pathways & Interactions for FAM231A Gene

SuperPathways for FAM231A Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for FAM231A Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for FAM231A Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for FAM231A Gene

Drugs & Compounds for FAM231A Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for FAM231A Gene

mRNA/cDNA for FAM231A Gene

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

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for FAM231A Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for FAM231A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for FAM231A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for FAM231A Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for FAM231A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (x11.0), Brain - Cerebellar Hemisphere (x8.5), Brain - Cerebellum (x6.8), Liver (x4.4), and Pancreas (x4.0).
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with FAM231A: view

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 FAM231A Gene

Orthologs for FAM231A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of human and chimp.

Orthologs for FAM231A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia LOC745683 35
  • 99.8 (n)
  • 99.41 (a)
-- 36
  • 99 (a)
Species with no ortholog for FAM231A:
  • 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)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • cow (Bos Taurus)
  • dog (Canis familiaris)
  • 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)
  • mouse (Mus musculus)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • 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 FAM231A Gene

Gene Tree for FAM231A (if available)
Gene Tree for FAM231A (if available)

Paralogs for FAM231A Gene

Paralogs for FAM231A Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for FAM231A Gene using alignment to 1 proteins: Pseudogenes for FAM231A Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with FAM231A: view

Variants for FAM231A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for FAM231A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs2779477 -- 16,672,300(+) CAAGC(A/G)GGACA upstream-variant-2KB
rs2419159 -- 16,673,972(+) GACAA(A/C)TGAGC downstream-variant-500B
rs2419513 -- 16,673,527(+) AGGCA(C/G)GTGTG downstream-variant-500B
rs2446546 -- 16,672,181(+) CTCAC(A/G)TTACA upstream-variant-2KB
rs2900832 -- 16,673,662(-) caggc(A/G)tgagc downstream-variant-500B

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) , Variation tolerance and Relevant External Links for FAM231A Gene

Disorders for FAM231A Gene

Relevant External Links for FAM231A

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for FAM231A Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for FAM231A Gene

Publications for FAM231A Gene

  1. The DNA sequence and biological annotation of human chromosome 1. (PMID: 16710414) Gregory S.G. … Bentley D.R. (Nature 2006) 3 4 67

Products for FAM231A Gene

Sources for FAM231A Gene