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Aliases for FUNDC1 Gene

Aliases for FUNDC1 Gene

  • FUN14 Domain Containing 1 2 3 5

External Ids for FUNDC1 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FUNDC1 Gene

  • GC0XM043429
  • GC0XM044139
  • GC0XM044267
  • GC0XM044382
  • GC0XM042105

Summaries for FUNDC1 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for FUNDC1 Gene

  • This gene encodes a protein with a FUN14 superfamily domain. The function of the encoded protein is not known. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2011]

GeneCards Summary for FUNDC1 Gene

FUNDC1 (FUN14 Domain Containing 1) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is FUNDC2.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FUNDC1 Gene

  • Acts as an activator of hypoxia-induced mitophagy, an important mechanism for mitochondrial quality control.

Gene Wiki entry for FUNDC1 Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for FUNDC1 Gene

Genomics for FUNDC1 Gene

Regulatory Elements for FUNDC1 Gene

Enhancers for FUNDC1 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 FUNDC1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for FUNDC1 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around FUNDC1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for FUNDC1 Gene

44,523,639 bp from pter
44,543,001 bp from pter
19,363 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for FUNDC1 Gene

Genes around FUNDC1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
FUNDC1 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for FUNDC1 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for FUNDC1 Gene

Proteins for FUNDC1 Gene

  • Protein details for FUNDC1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    FUN14 domain-containing protein 1
    Protein Accession:

    Protein attributes for FUNDC1 Gene

    155 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    17178 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts (via YXXL motif) with MAP1 LC3 family proteins MAP1LC3A, MAP1LC3B and GABARAP.

neXtProt entry for FUNDC1 Gene

Proteomics data for FUNDC1 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for FUNDC1 Gene

  • Phosphorylation at Tyr-18 by SRC inhibits activation of mitophagy. Following hypoxia, dephosphorylated at Tyr-18, leading to interaction with MAP1 LC3 family proteins and triggering mitophagy.
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for FUNDC1 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for FUNDC1 Gene

Domains & Families for FUNDC1 Gene

Protein Domains for FUNDC1 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for FUNDC1 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • The YXXL motif mediates the interaction with MAP1 LC3 family proteins MAP1LC3A, MAP1LC3B and GABARAP.
  • Belongs to the FUN14 family.
  • The YXXL motif mediates the interaction with MAP1 LC3 family proteins MAP1LC3A, MAP1LC3B and GABARAP.
  • Belongs to the FUN14 family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with FUNDC1: view

No data available for Gene Families for FUNDC1 Gene

Function for FUNDC1 Gene

Molecular function for FUNDC1 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Acts as an activator of hypoxia-induced mitophagy, an important mechanism for mitochondrial quality control.

Phenotypes for FUNDC1 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with FUNDC1: view

Animal Model Products

miRNA for FUNDC1 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target FUNDC1

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for FUNDC1 Gene

Localization for FUNDC1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FUNDC1 Gene

Mitochondrion outer membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for FUNDC1 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for FUNDC1 gene
Compartment Confidence
mitochondrion 5
cytosol 2
nucleus 1
peroxisome 1
plasma membrane 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for FUNDC1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0031307 integral component of mitochondrial outer membrane IDA 22267086
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with FUNDC1: view

Pathways & Interactions for FUNDC1 Gene

SuperPathways for FUNDC1 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for FUNDC1 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for FUNDC1 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for FUNDC1 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for FUNDC1 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for FUNDC1 Gene

(1) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(2) Additional mRNA sequences :
(34) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(2) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for FUNDC1 Gene

FUN14 domain containing 1:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for FUNDC1 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for FUNDC1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for FUNDC1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for FUNDC1 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for FUNDC1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain (28.8) and Frontal cortex (10.2).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for FUNDC1 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for FUNDC1 Gene Hs.7549

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for FUNDC1 Gene

Tissue specificity: Widely expressed.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with FUNDC1: view

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and Protein tissue co-expression partners for FUNDC1 Gene

Orthologs for FUNDC1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for FUNDC1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia FUNDC1 35
  • 92.9 (n)
  • 96.13 (a)
  • 97 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia LOC491842 35
  • 94.84 (n)
  • 97.42 (a)
  • 97 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Fundc1 35
  • 92.04 (n)
  • 96.13 (a)
Fundc1 16
Fundc1 36
  • 96 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia FUNDC1 35
  • 100 (n)
  • 100 (a)
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Fundc1 35
  • 92.47 (n)
  • 96.13 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia FUNDC1 36
  • 92 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia FUNDC1 36
  • 89 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves FUNDC1 35
  • 84.3 (n)
  • 88.39 (a)
  • 82 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia FUNDC1 36
  • 85 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia fundc1 35
  • 77.26 (n)
  • 84.11 (a)
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Xl.25994 35
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii fundc1 35
  • 73.03 (n)
  • 74.34 (a)
fundc1 36
  • 72 (a)
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.5416 35
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.7326 36
  • 41 (a)
Species with no ortholog for FUNDC1:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • 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)
  • 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 FUNDC1 Gene

Gene Tree for FUNDC1 (if available)
Gene Tree for FUNDC1 (if available)

Paralogs for FUNDC1 Gene

Paralogs for FUNDC1 Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for FUNDC1 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins: Pseudogenes for FUNDC1 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with FUNDC1: view

Variants for FUNDC1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for FUNDC1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 0X pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
VAR_074638 -
rs747683512 -- 44,529,072(+) TTTAA(A/G)TTACA intron-variant
rs747694509 -- 44,532,020(+) ATTTA(G/T)GTAGC intron-variant
rs747732490 -- 44,528,271(+) TCTGA(C/T)TTTGC intron-variant
rs747733799 -- 44,534,361(+) ATAAA(G/T)AAAGA intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for FUNDC1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2740114 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv2192771 CNV Deletion 18987734
esv2740115 CNV Deletion 23290073
dgv513n21 CNV Gain 19592680

Variation tolerance for FUNDC1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 59.6% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 0.48; 10.53% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Relevant External Links for FUNDC1 Gene

Disorders for FUNDC1 Gene

Relevant External Links for FUNDC1

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for FUNDC1 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for FUNDC1 Gene

Publications for FUNDC1 Gene

  1. Mitochondrial outer-membrane protein FUNDC1 mediates hypoxia-induced mitophagy in mammalian cells. (PMID: 22267086) Liu L. … Chen Q. (Nat. Cell Biol. 2012) 3 4 67
  2. 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) 2 3
  3. The BioPlex Network: A Systematic Exploration of the Human Interactome. (PMID: 26186194) Huttlin E.L. … Gygi S.P. (Cell 2015) 3
  4. ULK1 translocates to mitochondria and phosphorylates FUNDC1 to regulate mitophagy. (PMID: 24671035) Wu W. … Feng D. (EMBO Rep. 2014) 3
  5. Protein interaction network of alternatively spliced isoforms from brain links genetic risk factors for autism. (PMID: 24722188) Corominas R. … Iakoucheva L.M. (Nat. Commun. 2014) 3

Products for FUNDC1 Gene

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