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Aliases for FAM231B Gene

Aliases for FAM231B Gene

  • Family With Sequence Similarity 231, Member B 2 3

External Ids for FAM231B Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FAM231B Gene

  • GC01P016865

Summaries for FAM231B Gene

GeneCards Summary for FAM231B Gene

FAM231B (Family With Sequence Similarity 231, Member B) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is FAM231A.

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 FAM231B Gene

Genomics for FAM231B Gene

Genomic Location for FAM231B Gene

16,539,066 bp from pter
16,539,703 bp from pter
638 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for FAM231B Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for FAM231B Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for FAM231B Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for FAM231B Gene

Proteins for FAM231B Gene

  • Protein details for FAM231B Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein FAM231B
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:

    Protein attributes for FAM231B Gene

    169 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    18250 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for FAM231B Gene

Proteomics data for FAM231B Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for FAM231B Gene

No Post-translational modifications

Other Protein References for FAM231B Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for FAM231B Gene

Domains for FAM231B Gene

Protein Domains for FAM231B 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 FAM231B: view

No data available for Gene Families and Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for FAM231B Gene

Function for FAM231B Gene

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 FAM231B Gene

Localization for FAM231B Gene

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for FAM231B Gene

Pathways for FAM231B Gene

SuperPathways for FAM231B Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for FAM231B Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for FAM231B Gene


No data available for Pathways by source for FAM231B Gene

Transcripts for FAM231B Gene

mRNA/cDNA for FAM231B Gene

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

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for FAM231B Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for FAM231B Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for FAM231B Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for FAM231B Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Cerebellar Hemisphere (22.7) and Brain - Cerebellum (15.7).

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 normal human tissues , 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 Expression partners for FAM231B Gene

Orthologs for FAM231B Gene

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

Orthologs for FAM231B Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia LOC745889 35
  • 98.62 (n)
  • 97.04 (a)
-- 36
  • 99 (a)
Species with no ortholog for FAM231B:
  • 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 FAM231B Gene

Gene Tree for FAM231B (if available)
Gene Tree for FAM231B (if available)

Paralogs for FAM231B Gene

Paralogs for FAM231B Gene

(3) SIMAP similar genes for FAM231B Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with FAM231B: view

Variants for FAM231B Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for FAM231B Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs138467024 -- 16,539,407(+) AAGAG(C/T)AGCAC reference, synonymous-codon
rs115164646 -- 16,537,760(+) ATAAA(C/T)CCAGC upstream-variant-2KB
rs113656190 -- 16,538,321(+) GGATA(C/G)TTTGT upstream-variant-2KB
rs113223441 -- 16,540,062(+) AAACT(A/G)AAACG downstream-variant-500B
rs113037491 -- 16,538,370(+) GGACA(C/G)AAAAA upstream-variant-2KB

Relevant External Links for FAM231B 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 FAM231B Gene

Disorders for FAM231B Gene

No disorders were found for FAM231B Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships , Genatlas and External Links for FAM231B Gene

Publications for FAM231B Gene

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

Products for FAM231B Gene

Sources for FAM231B Gene

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