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Aliases for KC6 Gene

Subcategory (RNA class) for KC6 Gene


Quality Score for this RNA gene is


Aliases for KC6 Gene

  • Keratoconus Gene 6 3

External Ids for KC6 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for KC6 Gene

  • GC18U900241
  • GC18M037314
  • GC18M039060

Summaries for KC6 Gene

GeneCards Summary for KC6 Gene

KC6 (Keratoconus Gene 6) is an RNA Gene, and is affiliated with the ncRNA class. Diseases associated with KC6 include keratoconus.

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 KC6 Gene

Genomics for KC6 Gene

Regulatory Elements for KC6 Gene

Genomic Location for KC6 Gene

41,465,783 bp from pter
41,632,185 bp from pter
166,403 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for KC6 Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for KC6 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for KC6 Gene

Proteins for KC6 Gene

Post-translational modifications for KC6 Gene

No Post-translational modifications

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for KC6 Gene

Domains & Families for KC6 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

No data available for Gene Families , Protein Domains , Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for KC6 Gene

Function for KC6 Gene

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for KC6 Gene

Localization for KC6 Gene

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for KC6 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for KC6 Gene

SuperPathways for KC6 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for KC6 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for KC6 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for KC6 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for KC6 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for KC6 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for KC6 Gene

(2) Additional mRNA sequences :
(10) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for KC6 Gene

Keratoconus gene 6:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for KC6 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for KC6 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for

Expression for KC6 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for KC6 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for KC6 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Cervix - Ectocervix (x5.8) and Vagina (x4.8).

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for KC6 Gene Hs.116612

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with KC6: view

Primer Products

  • QuantiTect SYBR Green Assays in human,mouse,rat
  • Pre-validated RT² qPCR Primer Assay in human,mouse,rat
  • QuantiFast Probe-based Assays in human,mouse,rat

In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Protein tissue co-expression partners for KC6 Gene

Orthologs for KC6 Gene

Evolution for KC6 Gene

Gene Tree for KC6 (if available)
Gene Tree for KC6 (if available)

No data available for Orthologs for KC6 Gene

Paralogs for KC6 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for KC6 Gene

Variants for KC6 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for KC6 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 18 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs1893398 -- 41,519,877(+) TTTTT(A/T)AACCG intron-variant
rs1942071 -- 41,518,048(+) CAGTT(C/T)AAAGA intron-variant
rs1942072 -- 41,519,709(+) GAATT(C/T)AATCA intron-variant
rs1942073 -- 41,519,884(+) ACCGA(C/T)ATTTT intron-variant
rs2587642 -- 41,509,241(+) ACACG(C/T)CTACA intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for KC6 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv909564 CNV Gain 21882294
esv2674906 CNV Deletion 23128226
esv1002655 CNV Insertion 20482838
esv1042508 CNV Insertion 17803354
nsv130773 CNV Insertion 16902084

Relevant External Links for KC6 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Variation tolerance for KC6 Gene

Disorders for KC6 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(1) MalaCards diseases for KC6 Gene - From: DISEASES and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
  • keratoconjunctivitis sicca
- elite association
Search KC6 in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

Relevant External Links for KC6

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with KC6: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for KC6 Gene

Publications for KC6 Gene

  1. Genome-wide association study combining pathway analysis for typical sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in Chinese Han populations. (PMID: 24529757) Xie T. … Xu R. (Neurobiol. Aging 2014) 67
  2. Genome-wide association study of a heart failure related metabolomic profile among African Americans in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study. (PMID: 23934736) Yu B. … Boerwinkle E. (Genet. Epidemiol. 2013) 67
  3. A genome-wide association meta-analysis identifies new childhood obesity loci. (PMID: 22484627) Bradfield J.P. … Grant S.F. (Nat. Genet. 2012) 67
  4. Genome-wide association with bone mass and geometry in the Framingham Heart Study. (PMID: 17903296) Kiel D.P. … Karasik D. (BMC Med. Genet. 2007) 67
  5. Gene expression profile studies of human keratoconus cornea for NEIBank: a novel cornea-expressed gene and the absence of transcripts for aquaporin 5. (PMID: 15790884) Rabinowitz Y.S. … Wistow G. (Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2005) 67

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