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Aliases for KIF3C Gene

Aliases for KIF3C Gene

  • Kinesin Family Member 3C 2 3

External Ids for KIF3C Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for KIF3C Gene

  • GC02M026070
  • GC02M026242
  • GC02M026124
  • GC02M026061
  • GC02M026002
  • GC02M026149
  • GC02M025888

Summaries for KIF3C Gene

GeneCards Summary for KIF3C Gene

KIF3C (Kinesin Family Member 3C) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with KIF3C include benign glioma. Among its related pathways are Class I MHC mediated antigen processing and presentation and Hemostasis. GO annotations related to this gene include microtubule binding and motor activity. An important paralog of this gene is KIF5C.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for KIF3C Gene

  • Microtubule-based anterograde translocator for membranous organelles.

Gene Wiki entry for KIF3C Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for KIF3C Gene

Genomics for KIF3C Gene

Regulatory Elements for KIF3C Gene

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Genomic Location for KIF3C Gene

25,926,586 bp from pter
25,982,749 bp from pter
56,164 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for KIF3C Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for KIF3C Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for KIF3C Gene

Proteins for KIF3C Gene

  • Protein details for KIF3C Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Kinesin-like protein KIF3C
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • O43544
    • Q4ZG18
    • Q53SX5
    • Q562F7

    Protein attributes for KIF3C Gene

    793 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    89426 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Heterodimer of KIF3A and KIF3C.

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for KIF3C Gene

neXtProt entry for KIF3C Gene

Proteomics data for KIF3C Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for KIF3C Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for KIF3C Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
Reactome Protein details:
REFSEQ proteins:

Antibody Products

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for KIF3C Gene

Domains for KIF3C Gene

Gene Families for KIF3C Gene

  • KIF :Kinesins

Protein Domains for KIF3C Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for KIF3C Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • O14782
  • Contains 1 kinesin motor domain.
  • Belongs to the TRAFAC class myosin-kinesin ATPase superfamily. Kinesin family. Kinesin II subfamily.
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Function for KIF3C Gene

Molecular function for KIF3C Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry:
kinesin heavy chain member 3C,microtubule associated motor protein,ATP dependent superfamily,anterograde heterodimerizing motor,one transcript specifically expressed in brain,other ubiquitous
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Microtubule-based anterograde translocator for membranous organelles.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for KIF3C Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003774 motor activity TAS 9480755
GO:0003777 microtubule motor activity IBA --
GO:0005515 protein binding --
GO:0005524 ATP binding IEA --
GO:0008017 microtubule binding IEA --
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Animal Models for KIF3C Gene

MGI Knock Outs for KIF3C:

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miRNA for KIF3C Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target KIF3C

Inhibitory RNA Products

  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for KIF3C

In Situ Assay Products

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for KIF3C Gene

Localization for KIF3C Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for KIF3C Gene

Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for KIF3C Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for KIF3C gene
Compartment Confidence
cytoskeleton 4
cytosol 4
endoplasmic reticulum 1
golgi apparatus 1
mitochondrion 1
nucleus 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for KIF3C Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005829 cytosol TAS --
GO:0005871 kinesin complex IBA --
GO:0005874 microtubule IEA --
GO:0072372 primary cilium TAS --
GO:0097542 ciliary tip TAS --
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Pathways for KIF3C Gene

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Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for KIF3C Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006200 obsolete ATP catabolic process --
GO:0006996 organelle organization TAS --
GO:0007018 microtubule-based movement TAS --
GO:0007596 blood coagulation TAS --
GO:0008152 metabolic process TAS 9480755
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Transcripts for KIF3C Gene

Unigene Clusters for KIF3C Gene

Kinesin family member 3C:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for KIF3C Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7a · 7b ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10a · 10b
SP1: -
SP3: -

Relevant External Links for KIF3C Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for KIF3C Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for KIF3C Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for KIF3C Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Cortex (5.9), Brain - Frontal Cortex (BA9) (5.9), and Brain - Anterior cingulate cortex (BA24) (5.5).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for KIF3C Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain (38.1), Cervix (9.9), and Bone (8.6).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for KIF3C Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for KIF3C Gene Hs.21611

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In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Expression partners for KIF3C Gene

Orthologs for KIF3C Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for KIF3C Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia KIF3C 35
  • 91.28 (n)
  • 95.83 (a)
KIF3C 36
  • 96 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia KIF3C 35
  • 92.81 (n)
  • 97.1 (a)
KIF3C 36
  • 97 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Kif3c 35
  • 89.49 (n)
  • 95.21 (a)
Kif3c 16
Kif3c 36
  • 95 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia KIF3C 35
  • 99.54 (n)
  • 99.87 (a)
KIF3C 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Kif3c 35
  • 89.79 (n)
  • 96.22 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia KIF3C 36
  • 92 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia KIF3C 36
  • 90 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves KIF3C 35
  • 80.59 (n)
  • 84.74 (a)
KIF3C 36
  • 85 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia kif3c 35
  • 73.7 (n)
  • 80.24 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii Dr.29546 35
kif3cb 35
  • 63.58 (n)
  • 64.09 (a)
CABZ01076801.1 36
  • 75 (a)
kif3cb 36
  • 61 (a)
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.2897 35
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta Kif3C 37
  • 34 (a)
Klp68D 37
  • 42 (a)
Klp68D 36
  • 41 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea klp-11 37
  • 48 (a)
osm-3 37
  • 37 (a)
klp-11 36
  • 31 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 54 (a)
Species with no ortholog for KIF3C:
  • 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)
  • 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)

Evolution for KIF3C Gene

Gene Tree for KIF3C (if available)
Gene Tree for KIF3C (if available)

Paralogs for KIF3C Gene

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Variants for KIF3C Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for KIF3C Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 02 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs1061449 -- 25,927,705(-) GCAAG(C/T)GAGTG utr-variant-3-prime
rs1061485 -- 25,926,633(-) ATCAA(C/T)GCAGT utr-variant-3-prime
rs1062937 -- 25,980,505(-) GAGGA(G/T)AAGGC reference, missense
rs1139892 -- 25,954,268(-) AGCTC(A/G)AGTAC reference, missense
rs1465877 -- 25,982,212(-) GCTCC(A/T)GCATG utr-variant-5-prime

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for KIF3C Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv33316 CNV Loss 17666407
nsv873744 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv873745 CNV Gain 21882294
nsv873746 CNV Gain 21882294
esv2659098 CNV Deletion 23128226
nsv215114 CNV Loss 16902084

Relevant External Links for KIF3C Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for KIF3C Gene

Disorders for KIF3C Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

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(1) Diseases for KIF3C Gene including...

(1) University of Copenhagen DISEASES for KIF3C Gene

Relevant External Links for KIF3C

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
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No data available for OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Novoseek inferred disease relationships and Genatlas for KIF3C Gene

Publications for KIF3C Gene

  1. KIF3C, a novel member of the kinesin superfamily: sequence, expression, and mapping to human chromosome 2 at 2p23. (PMID: 9480755) Sardella M. … Cabibbo A. (Genomics 1998) 2 3 4 23
  2. cDNA cloning, genomic organization, and chromosomal localization of a novel human gene that encodes a kinesin-related protein highly similar to mouse Kif3C. (PMID: 9446808) Telford E.A.R. … Bonthron D.T. (Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 1998) 3 4
  3. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard D.S. … Malek J. (Genome Res. 2004) 3 4
  4. Diversification of transcriptional modulation: large-scale identification and characterization of putative alternative promoters of human genes. (PMID: 16344560) Kimura K. … Sugano S. (Genome Res. 2006) 3
  5. Disrupted in Schizophrenia 1 Interactome: evidence for the close connectivity of risk genes and a potential synaptic basis for schizophrenia. (PMID: 17043677) Camargo L.M. … Brandon N.J. (Mol. Psychiatry 2007) 3

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Sources for KIF3C Gene

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