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Aliases for GRWD1 Gene

Aliases for GRWD1 Gene

  • Glutamate-Rich WD Repeat Containing 1 2 3 5
  • WDR28 3 4
  • GRWD 3 4
  • Regulator Of Ribosome Biogenesis 1 Homolog (S. Cerevisiae) 2
  • Regulator Of Ribosome Biogenesis 1 Homolog 3
  • CUL4- And DDB1-Associated WDR Protein 4 3
  • Glutamate Rich WD Repeat Protein GRWD 3
  • WD Repeat Domain 28 3
  • KIAA1942 4
  • CDW4 3
  • RRB1 3

External Ids for GRWD1 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for GRWD1 Gene

  • GC19P053640
  • GC19P048949
  • GC19P045329

Summaries for GRWD1 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for GRWD1 Gene

  • This gene encodes a glutamate-rich protein that contains five WD-repeat motifs. The encoded protein may play a critical role in ribosome biogenesis and may also play a role in histone methylation through interactions with CUL4-DDB1 ubiquitin E3 ligase. [provided by RefSeq, Feb 2012]

GeneCards Summary for GRWD1 Gene

GRWD1 (Glutamate-Rich WD Repeat Containing 1) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include poly(A) RNA binding.

Gene Wiki entry for GRWD1 Gene

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for GRWD1 Gene

Genomics for GRWD1 Gene

Regulatory Elements for GRWD1 Gene

Enhancers for GRWD1 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 GRWD1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for GRWD1 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around GRWD1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for GRWD1 Gene

48,445,773 bp from pter
48,457,022 bp from pter
11,250 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for GRWD1 Gene

Genes around GRWD1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
GRWD1 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for GRWD1 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for GRWD1 Gene

Proteins for GRWD1 Gene

  • Protein details for GRWD1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Glutamate-rich WD repeat-containing protein 1
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q8TF59

    Protein attributes for GRWD1 Gene

    446 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    49419 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with METTL18.

neXtProt entry for GRWD1 Gene

Proteomics data for GRWD1 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for GRWD1 Gene

  • Ubiquitination at Lys 172, Lys 237, Lys 297, and Lys 333
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for GRWD1 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for GRWD1 Gene

Domains & Families for GRWD1 Gene

Gene Families for GRWD1 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for GRWD1 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 7 WD repeats.
  • Contains 7 WD repeats.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with GRWD1: view

Function for GRWD1 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with GRWD1: view

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miRNA for GRWD1 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target GRWD1

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for GRWD1 Gene

Localization for GRWD1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for GRWD1 Gene

Nucleus, nucleolus.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for GRWD1 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for GRWD1 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 5
cytosol 3
golgi apparatus 1
mitochondrion 1
plasma membrane 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for GRWD1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IDA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with GRWD1: view

Pathways & Interactions for GRWD1 Gene

SuperPathways for GRWD1 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for GRWD1 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for GRWD1 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for GRWD1 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for GRWD1 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for GRWD1 Gene

Unigene Clusters for GRWD1 Gene

Glutamate-rich WD repeat containing 1:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for GRWD1 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for GRWD1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for GRWD1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for GRWD1 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for GRWD1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Pancreas (11.5), Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (10.4), and Lung (10.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for GRWD1 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for GRWD1 Gene Hs.400625

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Protein tissue co-expression partners for GRWD1 Gene

- Elite partner

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for GRWD1 Gene

Orthologs for GRWD1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for GRWD1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia GRWD1 35
  • 90.88 (n)
  • 93.05 (a)
GRWD1 36
  • 93 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia GRWD1 35
  • 88.71 (n)
  • 92.27 (a)
GRWD1 36
  • 93 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Grwd1 35
  • 87 (n)
  • 91.48 (a)
Grwd1 16
Grwd1 36
  • 91 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia GRWD1 35
  • 99.6 (n)
  • 99.76 (a)
GRWD1 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Grwd1 35
  • 86.82 (n)
  • 91.46 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia GRWD1 36
  • 29 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia GRWD1 36
  • 65 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia grwd1 35
  • 66.67 (n)
  • 69.77 (a)
MGC76117 35
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia grwd-pending-prov 35
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii Dr.16542 35
grwd1 35
  • 64.93 (n)
  • 64.54 (a)
grwd1 36
  • 59 (a)
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.5026 35
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP007125 35
  • 59.14 (n)
  • 53.65 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta l(2)09851 35
  • 56.75 (n)
  • 56.67 (a)
l(2)09851 36
  • 50 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea CELE_Y54H5A.1 35
  • 50.49 (n)
  • 46.34 (a)
Y54H5A.1 36
  • 41 (a)
A. gosspyii yeast
(Ashbya gossypii)
Saccharomycetes AGOS_ADR242C 35
  • 49.8 (n)
  • 38.5 (a)
K. lactis yeast
(Kluyveromyces lactis)
Saccharomycetes KLLA0F17237g 35
  • 46.27 (n)
  • 39.8 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes RRB1 35
  • 44.68 (n)
  • 38.77 (a)
RRB1 36
  • 31 (a)
RRB1 38
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons AT2G19540 35
  • 50.43 (n)
  • 45.24 (a)
(Oryza sativa)
Liliopsida Os11g0134500 35
  • 51.04 (n)
  • 48.5 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona intestinalis)
Ascidiacea Cin.2566 35
bread mold
(Neurospora crassa)
Ascomycetes NCU09521 35
  • 52.58 (n)
  • 43.48 (a)
fission yeast
(Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
Schizosaccharomycetes SPBC1711.07 35
  • 48.45 (n)
  • 42.11 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 57 (a)
Species with no ortholog for GRWD1:
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • chicken (Gallus gallus)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • 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)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for GRWD1 Gene

Gene Tree for GRWD1 (if available)
Gene Tree for GRWD1 (if available)

Paralogs for GRWD1 Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for GRWD1 Gene using alignment to 4 proteins:

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No data available for Paralogs for GRWD1 Gene

Variants for GRWD1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for GRWD1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 19 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs2302951 - 48,451,164(-) GCTCC(C/T)GGCGG reference, missense
rs13346687 -- 48,449,141(+) caggc(C/T)ggagc intron-variant
rs929743 -- 48,446,509(-) CTCGG(C/G)TCTTA intron-variant
rs139937408 -- 48,447,893(+) GCACC(C/T)GGTTG intron-variant
rs140220072 -- 48,451,160(+) GGAGC(C/T)GCCGG reference, missense

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for GRWD1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv9739 CNV Gain+Loss 18304495
nsv912219 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv828572 CNV Loss 20364138
nsv912220 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv912221 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv912222 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv912223 CNV Loss 21882294

Variation tolerance for GRWD1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 58.7% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 9.02; 87.47% 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 GRWD1 Gene

Disorders for GRWD1 Gene

Relevant External Links for GRWD1

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for GRWD1 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for GRWD1 Gene

Publications for GRWD1 Gene

  1. A newly uncovered group of distantly related lysine methyltransferases preferentially interact with molecular chaperones to regulate their activity. (PMID: 23349634) Cloutier P. … Coulombe B. (PLoS Genet. 2013) 3 4 67
  2. The WD-repeat protein GRWD1: potential roles in myeloid differentiation and ribosome biogenesis. (PMID: 15885502) Gratenstein K. … Fletcher B.S. (Genomics 2005) 2 3
  3. Interactions of the Antiviral Factor Interferon Gamma-Inducible Protein 16 (IFI16) Mediate Immune Signaling and Herpes Simplex Virus-1 Immunosuppression. (PMID: 25693804) Diner B.A. … Cristea I.M. (Mol. Cell Proteomics 2015) 3
  4. Panorama of ancient metazoan macromolecular complexes. (PMID: 26344197) Wan C. … Emili A. (Nature 2015) 3
  5. A deep proteomics perspective on CRM1-mediated nuclear export and nucleocytoplasmic partitioning. (PMID: 26673895) KA+rlA+ K. … GAPrlich D. (Elife 2015) 3

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