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Aliases for HFM1 Gene

Aliases for HFM1 Gene

  • HFM1, ATP-Dependent DNA Helicase Homolog 2 3 5
  • SEC63 Domain-Containing Protein 1 3 4
  • HFM1, ATP-Dependent DNA Helicase Homolog (S. Cerevisiae) 2
  • Helicase-Like Protein HFM1 3
  • SEC63 Domain Containing 1 2
  • EC 4
  • Helicase 3
  • EC 3.6.1 63
  • Si-11-6 3
  • SEC63D1 3
  • SEC3D1 4
  • Si-11 3
  • MER3 3
  • POF9 3

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Previous HGNC Symbols for HFM1 Gene

  • SEC63D1

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for HFM1 Gene

  • GC01M091556
  • GC01M091499
  • GC01M091726
  • GC01M089845

Summaries for HFM1 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for HFM1 Gene

  • The protein encoded by this gene is thought to be an ATP-dependent DNA helicase and is expressed mainly in germ-line cells. Defects in this gene are a cause of premature ovarian failure 9 (POF9). [provided by RefSeq, Apr 2014]

GeneCards Summary for HFM1 Gene

HFM1 (HFM1, ATP-Dependent DNA Helicase Homolog) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with HFM1 include Premature Ovarian Failure 9 and Periarthritis. GO annotations related to this gene include nucleic acid binding and helicase activity.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for HFM1 Gene

  • Required for crossover formation and complete synapsis of homologous chromosomes during meiosis.

No data available for Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for HFM1 Gene

Genomics for HFM1 Gene

Regulatory Elements for HFM1 Gene

Enhancers for HFM1 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 HFM1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for HFM1 Gene

91,260,766 bp from pter
91,408,007 bp from pter
147,242 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for HFM1 Gene

Genes around HFM1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
HFM1 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for HFM1 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for HFM1 Gene

Proteins for HFM1 Gene

  • Protein details for HFM1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Probable ATP-dependent DNA helicase HFM1
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B1B0B6
    • Q8N9Q0

    Protein attributes for HFM1 Gene

    1435 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    162610 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for HFM1 Gene


neXtProt entry for HFM1 Gene

Proteomics data for HFM1 Gene at MOPED

Selected DME Specific Peptides for HFM1 Gene

Post-translational modifications for HFM1 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for HFM1 Gene

Domains & Families for HFM1 Gene

Gene Families for HFM1 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 helicase ATP-binding domain.
  • Belongs to the helicase family. SKI2 subfamily.
  • Contains 1 helicase ATP-binding domain.
  • Contains 1 helicase C-terminal domain.
  • Contains 1 SEC63 domain.
  • Belongs to the helicase family. SKI2 subfamily.
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Function for HFM1 Gene

Molecular function for HFM1 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
ATP + H(2)O = ADP + phosphate.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Required for crossover formation and complete synapsis of homologous chromosomes during meiosis.

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for HFM1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for HFM1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005524 ATP binding IEA --
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Human Phenotype Ontology for HFM1 Gene

HPO Id HPO Name Alternative Ids Definition Synonyms

Animal Model Products

No data available for Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for HFM1 Gene

Localization for HFM1 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for HFM1 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for HFM1 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 4
cytosol 2

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for HFM1 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for HFM1 Gene

SuperPathways for HFM1 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for HFM1 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for HFM1 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for HFM1 Gene

(1) Drugs for HFM1 Gene - From: HMDB

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
Adenosine triphosphate Approved Nutra 0

(3) Additional Compounds for HFM1 Gene - From: HMDB

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
  • Adenosindiphosphorsaeure
  • Adenosine 5'-pyrophosphate
  • Adenosine diphosphate
  • Adenosine pyrophosphate
  • Adenosine-5'-diphosphate
Full agonist, Agonist 58-64-0
phosphoric acid
  • Acide phosphorique (FRENCH)
  • Acido fosforico [Italian]
  • Acidum phosphoricum
  • Diphosphate tetrasodium
  • Fosforzuuroplossingen [Dutch]
  • Dihydrogen oxide
  • Steam
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Transcripts for HFM1 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for HFM1 Gene

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

Unigene Clusters for HFM1 Gene

HFM1, ATP-dependent DNA helicase homolog (S. cerevisiae):
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for HFM1 Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12a · 12b ^ 13 ^ 14 ^ 15 ^ 16 ^ 17 ^ 18 ^ 19 ^ 20
SP1: -

Relevant External Links for HFM1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for HFM1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for HFM1 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for HFM1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Pituitary (x12.1) and Testis (x6.9).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for HFM1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Bone marrow mesenchymal stem cell (60.3) and Pancreatic juice (6.5).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for HFM1 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for HFM1 Gene Hs.454818

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for HFM1 Gene

Tissue specificity: Preferentially expressed in testis and ovary.
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Protein tissue co-expression partners for HFM1 Gene

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Orthologs for HFM1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for HFM1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia HFM1 35
  • 90.39 (n)
  • 85.75 (a)
HFM1 36
  • 85 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia HFM1 35
  • 90.72 (n)
  • 86.39 (a)
HFM1 36
  • 86 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Hfm1 35
  • 83.16 (n)
  • 77.15 (a)
Hfm1 16
Hfm1 36
  • 77 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia HFM1 35
  • 99.54 (n)
  • 99.37 (a)
HFM1 36
  • 99 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Hfm1 35
  • 81.74 (n)
  • 76.73 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia HFM1 36
  • 70 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 83 (a)
-- 36
  • 69 (a)
-- 36
  • 49 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves HFM1 35
  • 70.06 (n)
  • 63.7 (a)
-- 36
  • 66 (a)
-- 36
  • 56 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia HFM1 36
  • 62 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia hfm1 35
  • 64.71 (n)
  • 59.11 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii hfm1 35
  • 62.56 (n)
  • 58.92 (a)
hfm1 36
  • 56 (a)
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP009060 35
  • 45 (n)
  • 38.21 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes HFM1 36
  • 28 (a)
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons RCK 35
  • 50.79 (n)
  • 43.03 (a)
(Oryza sativa)
Liliopsida Os02g0617500 35
  • 52.29 (n)
  • 45.77 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 56 (a)
Species with no ortholog for HFM1:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for HFM1 Gene

Gene Tree for HFM1 (if available)
Gene Tree for HFM1 (if available)

Paralogs for HFM1 Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for HFM1 Gene using alignment to 8 proteins:

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No data available for Paralogs for HFM1 Gene

Variants for HFM1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for HFM1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs11165778 - 91,394,244(+) ATGTG(A/G)TAAGT intron-variant, nc-transcript-variant, reference, missense
rs282009 - 91,394,238(-) CACAT(A/G)TTGCT intron-variant, nc-transcript-variant, reference, missense
rs11584478 - 91,316,474(+) TGTTA(C/T)ACCTG intron-variant, reference, missense
VAR_071262 Premature ovarian failure 9 (POF9)
VAR_071263 Premature ovarian failure 9 (POF9)

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for HFM1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2714684 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv5793 CNV Gain 19470904
nsv871685 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv437904 CNV Loss 16468122
nsv519110 CNV Loss 19592680

Variation tolerance for HFM1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 6.16% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 5.84; 73.96% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for HFM1 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for HFM1 Gene

Disorders for HFM1 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(6) MalaCards diseases for HFM1 Gene - From: OMIM, ClinVar, Swiss-Prot, DISEASES, and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
premature ovarian failure 9
  • pof9
  • andrel epicondylitis
premature ovarian failure
  • premature menopause
spastic hemiplegia
  • congenital hemiplegia
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
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  • Premature ovarian failure 9 (POF9) [MIM:615724]: An ovarian disorder defined as the cessation of ovarian function under the age of 40 years. It is characterized by oligomenorrhea or amenorrhea, in the presence of elevated levels of serum gonadotropins and low estradiol. {ECO:0000303 PubMed:24597873}. Note=The disease may be caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.

Relevant External Links for HFM1

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
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No data available for Genatlas for HFM1 Gene

Publications for HFM1 Gene

  1. HFM1, the human homologue of yeast Mer3, encodes a putative DNA helicase expressed specifically in germ-line cells. (PMID: 17286053) Tanaka K. … Ikeda J.E. (DNA Seq. 2006) 2 3 4 23 67
  2. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 2 3
  3. Mutations in HFM1 in recessive primary ovarian insufficiency. (PMID: 24597873) Wang J. … Wu B.L. (N. Engl. J. Med. 2014) 3
  4. 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
  5. Investigation of genetic susceptibility factors for human longevity - a targeted nonsynonymous SNP study. (PMID: 20800603) Flachsbart F. … Nebel A. (Mutat. Res. 2010) 3

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