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Aliases for FMN1 Gene

Aliases for FMN1 Gene

  • Formin 1 2 3
  • FMN 3 4 6
  • LD 3 4 6
  • Limb Deformity Protein Homolog 3 4
  • Formin (Limb Deformity) 2 3
  • Limb Deformity Protein 2
  • Formin-1 3

External Ids for FMN1 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for FMN1 Gene

  • LD
  • FMN

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FMN1 Gene

  • GC15M030854
  • GC15M033066
  • GC15M009919
  • GC15M033059

Summaries for FMN1 Gene

GeneCards Summary for FMN1 Gene

FMN1 (Formin 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with FMN1 include renal hypoplasia. Among its related pathways are Cell adhesion_Cadherin-mediated cell adhesion and E-cadherin signaling in keratinocytes. GO annotations related to this gene include actin binding and SH3 domain binding. An important paralog of this gene is FMN2.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FMN1 Gene

  • Plays a role in the formation of adherens junction and the polymerization of linear actin cables.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for FMN1 Gene

Genomics for FMN1 Gene

Regulatory Elements for FMN1 Gene

Genomic Location for FMN1 Gene

32,765,544 bp from pter
33,194,733 bp from pter
429,190 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for FMN1 Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for FMN1 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for FMN1 Gene

Proteins for FMN1 Gene

  • Protein details for FMN1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q3B7I6
    • Q3ZAR4
    • Q6ZSY1

    Protein attributes for FMN1 Gene

    1419 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    157578 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with alpha-catenin and may interact with tubulin.

    Alternative splice isoforms for FMN1 Gene


neXtProt entry for FMN1 Gene

Proteomics data for FMN1 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for FMN1 Gene

  • Phosphorylated on serine and possibly threonine residues.
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for FMN1 Gene

Domains for FMN1 Gene

Protein Domains for FMN1 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for FMN1 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q68DA7
  • Contains 1 FH1 (formin homology 1) domain.
  • Contains 1 FH2 (formin homology 2) domain.
  • Belongs to the formin homology family. Cappuccino subfamily.
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No data available for Gene Families for FMN1 Gene

Function for FMN1 Gene

Molecular function for FMN1 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: Plays a role in the formation of adherens junction and the polymerization of linear actin cables.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for FMN1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003779 actin binding IEA --
GO:0008017 microtubule binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with FMN1: view
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Animal Models for FMN1 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for FMN1:

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for FMN1 Gene

Localization for FMN1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FMN1 Gene

Nucleus. Cytoplasm. Cell junction, adherens junction. Cell membrane; Peripheral membrane protein; Cytoplasmic side. Note=Localization to the adherens junctions is alpha-catenin-dependent. Also localizes to F-actin bundles originating from adherens junctions and to microtubules (By similarity). {ECO:0000250}.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for FMN1 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for FMN1 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 5
cytoskeleton 3
cytosol 2
nucleus 2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for FMN1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IEA --
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IEA --
GO:0005884 actin filament IEA --
GO:0005886 plasma membrane IEA --
GO:0005912 adherens junction IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with FMN1: view

Pathways for FMN1 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with FMN1: view

Pathways by source for FMN1 Gene

1 BioSystems pathway for FMN1 Gene
1 GeneGo (Thomson Reuters) pathway for FMN1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for FMN1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0045010 actin nucleation IEA --
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Compounds for FMN1 Gene

(9) Novoseek inferred chemical compound relationships for FMN1 Gene

Compound -log(P) Hits PubMed IDs
mdi-a 95 9
spir 62.9 3
actomyosin 52.9 1
atp 6.63 4
proline 4.84 3
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Transcripts for FMN1 Gene

Unigene Clusters for FMN1 Gene

Formin 1:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for FMN1 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for FMN1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for FMN1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for FMN1 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for FMN1 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for FMN1 Gene Hs.657649

genes like me logo Genes that share expressions with FMN1: view

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for FMN1 Gene

Orthologs for FMN1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for FMN1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia FMN1 35
  • 98.67 (n)
  • 97.61 (a)
FMN1 36
  • 98 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 89 (a)
-- 36
  • 95 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia FMN1 36
  • 53 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Fmn1 35
  • 82.15 (n)
  • 76.77 (a)
Fmn1 16
Fmn1 36
  • 49 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia FMN1 36
  • 74 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia FMN1 36
  • 82 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Fmn1 35
  • 81.37 (n)
  • 76.01 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves FMN1 36
  • 54 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia fmn1 35
  • 58.63 (n)
  • 52.41 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii fmn1 36
  • 34 (a)
FMN1 (2 of 4) 36
  • 67 (a)
FMN1 (3 of 4) 36
  • 35 (a)
FMN1 (4 of 4) 36
  • 73 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta capu 36
  • 21 (a)
Species with no ortholog for FMN1:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for FMN1 Gene

Gene Tree for FMN1 (if available)
Gene Tree for FMN1 (if available)

Paralogs for FMN1 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for FMN1 Gene using alignment to 6 proteins:

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Variants for FMN1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for FMN1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 15 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs43768 -- 32,926,012(+) ggggc(A/G)ttttc intron-variant
rs76725 -- 32,998,069(-) TTACT(A/G)TCATC intron-variant
rs163835 -- 32,993,204(+) TGGTA(C/T)GAATA intron-variant
rs168291 -- 33,095,213(+) tgtgg(C/T)gggtg intron-variant
rs168292 -- 33,035,580(+) ctctc(C/T)ctctt intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for FMN1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv33337 CNV Gain+Loss 17666407
esv2422296 CNV Duplication 17116639
nsv456785 CNV Gain 19166990
nsv832961 CNV Gain 17160897
nsv903977 CNV Gain 21882294
esv1210728 CNV Insertion 17803354
esv1647338 CNV Deletion 17803354
esv2749543 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv1533512 CNV Deletion 17803354
nsv1482 CNV Loss 18451855
nsv832962 CNV Loss 17160897
esv268415 CNV Insertion 20981092
dgv2336n71 CNV Gain 21882294
dgv2337n71 CNV Gain 21882294
esv2749544 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv1089006 CNV Deletion 17803354
nsv903982 CNV Gain 21882294
nsv521903 CNV Loss 19592680
nsv524708 CNV Loss 19592680

Relevant External Links for FMN1 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FMN1 Gene

Disorders for FMN1 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

MalaCards: The human disease database. (1) Diseases for FMN1 Gene including...

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(1) University of Copenhagen DISEASES for FMN1 Gene

(3) Novoseek inferred disease relationships for FMN1 Gene

Disease -log(P) Hits PubMed IDs
wiskott-aldrich syndrome 63.1 1
tumors 0.43 2
cancer 0 1

Relevant External Links for FMN1

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with FMN1: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FMN1 Gene

Publications for FMN1 Gene

  1. A human gene homologous to the formin gene residing at the murine limb deformity locus: chromosomal location and RFLPs. (PMID: 1673046) Maas R.L. … Leder P. (Am. J. Hum. Genet. 1991) 2 3 4 23
  2. Identification and characterization of the human FMN1 gene in silico. (PMID: 15202026) Katoh M. … Katoh M. (Int. J. Mol. Med. 2004) 3 4 23
  3. Mammalian formin-1 participates in adherens junctions and polymerization of linear actin cables. (PMID: 14647292) Kobielak A. … Fuchs E. (Nat. Cell Biol. 2004) 3 23
  4. Identification of a short Spir interaction sequence at the C-terminal end of formin subgroup proteins. (PMID: 19605360) Pechlivanis M. … Kerkhoff E. (J. Biol. Chem. 2009) 3 23
  5. Personalized smoking cessation: interactions between nicotine dose, dependence and quit-success genotype score. (PMID: 20379614) Rose J.E. … Uhl G.R. (Mol. Med. 2010) 3 48

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