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Aliases for FAM78B Gene

Aliases for FAM78B Gene

  • Family With Sequence Similarity 78, Member B 2 3

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FAM78B Gene

  • GC01M162772
  • GC01M164293
  • GC01M164305
  • GC01M166027
  • GC01M137286

Summaries for FAM78B Gene

GeneCards Summary for FAM78B Gene

FAM78B (Family With Sequence Similarity 78, Member B) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is FAM78A.

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 FAM78B Gene

Genomics for FAM78B Gene

Regulatory Elements for FAM78B Gene

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Genomic Location for FAM78B Gene

166,057,426 bp from pter
166,166,969 bp from pter
109,544 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for FAM78B Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for FAM78B Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for FAM78B Gene

Proteins for FAM78B Gene

  • Protein details for FAM78B Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein FAM78B
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B7Z693

    Protein attributes for FAM78B Gene

    261 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    29835 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for FAM78B Gene

Proteomics data for FAM78B Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for FAM78B Gene

No Post-translational modifications

Other Protein References for FAM78B Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for FAM78B Gene

Domains & Families for FAM78B Gene

Protein Domains for FAM78B Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for FAM78B Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the FAM78 family.
  • Belongs to the FAM78 family.
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No data available for Gene Families for FAM78B Gene

Function for FAM78B Gene

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for FAM78B Gene

Localization for FAM78B Gene

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for FAM78B Gene

Pathways & Interactions for FAM78B Gene

SuperPathways for FAM78B Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for FAM78B Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for FAM78B Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for FAM78B Gene

Drugs & Compounds for FAM78B Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for FAM78B Gene

Unigene Clusters for FAM78B Gene

Family with sequence similarity 78, member B:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for FAM78B Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for FAM78B Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for FAM78B Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for FAM78B Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for FAM78B Gene Hs.133029

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In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Protein tissue co-expression partners for FAM78B Gene

Orthologs for FAM78B Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for FAM78B Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia FAM78B 35
  • 96.68 (n)
  • 100 (a)
FAM78B 36
  • 93 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia FAM78B 35
  • 97.32 (n)
  • 100 (a)
FAM78B 36
  • 100 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Fam78b 35
  • 96.04 (n)
  • 100 (a)
Fam78b 16
Fam78b 36
  • 100 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia FAM78B 35
  • 99.74 (n)
  • 100 (a)
FAM78B 36
  • 100 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia FAM78B 36
  • 97 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia FAM78B 36
  • 78 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves FAM78B 35
  • 83.14 (n)
  • 89.66 (a)
FAM78B 36
  • 89 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia FAM78B 36
  • 90 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia fam78b 35
  • 82.38 (n)
  • 92.72 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii fam78bb 35
  • 75.35 (n)
  • 82.76 (a)
FAM78B (1 of 2) 36
  • 82 (a)
FP102157.1 36
  • 74 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 40 (a)
Species with no ortholog for FAM78B:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • 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 FAM78B Gene

Gene Tree for FAM78B (if available)
Gene Tree for FAM78B (if available)

Paralogs for FAM78B Gene

Paralogs for FAM78B Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for FAM78B Gene using alignment to 4 proteins:

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Variants for FAM78B Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for FAM78B Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs919675 -- 166,123,467(-) ATTAG(G/T)TTGGA intron-variant
rs930721 -- 166,148,344(-) AAGAG(A/G)AAAAG intron-variant
rs973380 -- 166,152,166(-) CAGAG(A/T)GGGGA intron-variant
rs973381 -- 166,152,081(-) GGATT(C/G)TAAAA intron-variant
rs987131 -- 166,167,237(-) GCTAC(C/T)GGGTT upstream-variant-2KB

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for FAM78B Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2719162 CNV Deletion 23290073

Variation tolerance for FAM78B Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 50.86% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 0.62; 13.36% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for FAM78B Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FAM78B Gene

Disorders for FAM78B Gene

Relevant External Links for FAM78B

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with FAM78B: view

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for FAM78B Gene

Publications for FAM78B Gene

  1. Full-length transcriptome analysis of human retina-derived cell lines ARPE-19 and Y79 using the vector-capping method. (PMID: 21697133) Oshikawa M. … Kato S. (Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2011) 67
  2. Follow-up of a major linkage peak on chromosome 1 reveals suggestive QTLs associated with essential hypertension: GenNet study. (PMID: 19536175) Ehret G.B. … Chakravarti A. (Eur. J. Hum. Genet. 2009) 67
  3. Pre-B-cell leukemia homeobox 1 (PBX1) shows functional and possible genetic association with bone mineral density variation. (PMID: 19064610) Cheung C.L. … Kung A.W. (Hum. Mol. Genet. 2009) 67
  4. Chromosome 6p22 locus associated with clinically aggressive neuroblastoma. (PMID: 18463370) Maris J.M. … Hakonarson H. (N. Engl. J. Med. 2008) 67
  5. A genome-wide association study for blood lipid phenotypes in the Framingham Heart Study. (PMID: 17903299) Kathiresan S. … Cupples L.A. (BMC Med. Genet. 2007) 67

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