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Aliases for MAP9 Gene

Aliases for MAP9 Gene

  • Microtubule-Associated Protein 9 2 3
  • Aster-Associated Protein 2 3 4
  • ASAP 3 4 6

External Ids for MAP9 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MAP9 Gene

  • GC04M156483
  • GC04M156263
  • GC04M152002

Summaries for MAP9 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for MAP9 Gene

  • ASAP is a microtubule-associated protein required for spindle function, mitotic progression, and cytokinesis (Saffin et al., 2005 [PubMed 16049101]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]

GeneCards Summary for MAP9 Gene

MAP9 (Microtubule-Associated Protein 9) is a Protein Coding gene.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MAP9 Gene

  • Involved in organization of the bipolar mitotic spindle. Required for bipolar spindle assembly, mitosis progression and cytokinesis. May act by stabilizing interphase microtubules.

No data available for Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for MAP9 Gene

Genomics for MAP9 Gene

Regulatory Elements for MAP9 Gene

Epigenetics Products

  • DNA Methylation CpG Assay Predesigned for Pyrosequencing in human,mouse,rat

Genomic Location for MAP9 Gene

155,342,658 bp from pter
155,376,970 bp from pter
34,313 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for MAP9 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for MAP9 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for MAP9 Gene

Proteins for MAP9 Gene

  • Protein details for MAP9 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Microtubule-associated protein 9
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q4W5I7
    • Q68DU1
    • Q9H781
    • Q9H7B6

    Protein attributes for MAP9 Gene

    647 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    74234 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Binds to purified microtubules via its C-terminus

    Alternative splice isoforms for MAP9 Gene


neXtProt entry for MAP9 Gene

Proteomics data for MAP9 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for MAP9 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for MAP9 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for MAP9 Gene

Domains for MAP9 Gene

Protein Domains for MAP9 Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

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No data available for Gene Families and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MAP9 Gene

Function for MAP9 Gene

Molecular function for MAP9 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: Involved in organization of the bipolar mitotic spindle. Required for bipolar spindle assembly, mitosis progression and cytokinesis. May act by stabilizing interphase microtubules.

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for MAP9 Gene

Localization for MAP9 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MAP9 Gene

Cytoplasm. Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton. Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton, spindle. Note=Localizes to microtubules in interphase, associates with the mitotic spindle during mitosis, localizes to the central body during cytokinesis.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for MAP9 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for MAP9 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytoskeleton 5
golgi apparatus 4
nucleus 4
cytosol 3
chloroplast 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for MAP9 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000235 astral microtubule IEA --
GO:0005818 aster --
GO:0015630 microtubule cytoskeleton --
GO:0072686 mitotic spindle --
GO:1990023 mitotic spindle midzone IEA --
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Pathways for MAP9 Gene

SuperPathways for MAP9 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for MAP9 Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 4 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: ENSP00000310593 for MAP9 Gene via STRING

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for MAP9 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000910 cytokinesis IEA --
GO:0007088 regulation of mitotic nuclear division IEA --
GO:0051225 spindle assembly --
GO:0090307 mitotic spindle assembly IEA --
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No data available for Pathways by source for MAP9 Gene

Transcripts for MAP9 Gene

Unigene Clusters for MAP9 Gene

Microtubule-associated protein 9:
Representative Sequences:

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Inhibitory RNA Products

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Primer Products

  • OriGene qSTAR qPCR primer pairs in human,mouse,rat for MAP9

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for MAP9 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c · 1d ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7a · 7b ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11
SP1: -
SP2: - -
SP4: - -

Relevant External Links for MAP9 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for MAP9 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for MAP9 Gene

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, MOPED, and MaxQB for MAP9 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for MAP9 Gene Hs.61271

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In Situ Assay 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 MAP9 Gene

Orthologs for MAP9 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for MAP9 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia MAP9 35
  • 99.48 (n)
  • 98.92 (a)
MAP9 36
  • 99 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia MAP9 35
  • 86.12 (n)
  • 78.63 (a)
MAP9 36
  • 74 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 81 (a)
-- 36
  • 91 (a)
MAP9 35
  • 87.01 (n)
  • 81.52 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Map9 35
  • 76.96 (n)
  • 71.29 (a)
Map9 16
Map9 36
  • 70 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia MAP9 36
  • 45 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia MAP9 36
  • 45 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Map9 35
  • 77.17 (n)
  • 71.29 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves MAP9 36
  • 32 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia MAP9 36
  • 43 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia map9 35
  • 54.79 (n)
  • 40.97 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii map9 36
  • 27 (a)
Species with no ortholog for MAP9:
  • 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)
  • 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 (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona intestinalis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona savignyi)
  • 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 MAP9 Gene

Gene Tree for MAP9 (if available)
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Paralogs for MAP9 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for MAP9 Gene

Variants for MAP9 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for MAP9 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 04 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs10326 -- 155,342,719(-) TGTCA(C/T)GGGTC utr-variant-3-prime
rs719688 -- 155,370,308(+) atcac(A/T)ccttt intron-variant
rs985468 -- 155,372,306(+) GATGA(C/T)ATGCA intron-variant
rs986416 -- 155,375,716(-) TTGAA(A/T)TTGGT intron-variant
rs995595 -- 155,378,729(+) ACATC(C/T)AGACT upstream-variant-2KB

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for MAP9 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv881641 CNV Loss 21882294
esv2619911 CNV Insertion 19546169
nsv512839 CNV Insertion 21212237
nsv819615 CNV Loss 19587683
nsv819084 CNV Loss 19587683
nsv881593 CNV Loss 21882294

Relevant External Links for MAP9 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MAP9 Gene

Disorders for MAP9 Gene

(1) University of Copenhagen DISEASES for MAP9 Gene

Relevant External Links for MAP9

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MAP9 Gene

Publications for MAP9 Gene

  1. ASAP, a human microtubule-associated protein required for bipolar spindle assembly and cytokinesis. (PMID: 16049101) Saffin J.-M. … Rouquier S. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2005) 2 3 4
  2. Generation and annotation of the DNA sequences of human chromosomes 2 and 4. (PMID: 15815621) Hillier L.W. … Wilson R.K. (Nature 2005) 3 4
  3. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4
  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 48
  5. Plk1 regulates both ASAP localization and its role in spindle pole integrity. (PMID: 20615875) Eot-Houllier G. … Rouquier S. (J. Biol. Chem. 2010) 3

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