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Aliases for MFSD4A Gene

Aliases for MFSD4A Gene

  • Major Facilitator Superfamily Domain Containing 4A 2 3
  • Major Facilitator Superfamily Domain Containing 4 2 3 5
  • MFSD4 3 4 5
  • Major Facilitator Superfamily Domain-Containing Protein 4 3 4
  • UNQ3064 3

External Ids for MFSD4A Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for MFSD4A Gene

  • MFSD4

Summaries for MFSD4A Gene

GeneCards Summary for MFSD4A Gene

MFSD4A (Major Facilitator Superfamily Domain Containing 4A) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is MFSD4B.

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 MFSD4A Gene

Genomics for MFSD4A Gene

Regulatory Elements for MFSD4A Gene

Enhancers for MFSD4A 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 MFSD4A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for MFSD4A Gene

205,568,885 bp from pter
205,602,918 bp from pter
34,034 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for MFSD4A Gene

Genes around MFSD4A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
MFSD4A Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for MFSD4A Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for MFSD4A Gene

Proteins for MFSD4A Gene

  • Protein details for MFSD4A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Major facilitator superfamily domain-containing protein 4A
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B7Z8X3
    • Q6UY25
    • Q8NAY0
    • Q8TCP4

    Protein attributes for MFSD4A Gene

    514 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    56265 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=AAQ88474.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for MFSD4A Gene


neXtProt entry for MFSD4A Gene

Proteomics data for MFSD4A Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for MFSD4A Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for MFSD4A Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for MFSD4A Gene

Domains & Families for MFSD4A Gene

Protein Domains for MFSD4A Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the major facilitator superfamily.
  • Belongs to the major facilitator superfamily.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with MFSD4A: view

No data available for Gene Families for MFSD4A Gene

Function for MFSD4A Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with MFSD4A: view

Animal Model Products

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 MFSD4A Gene

Localization for MFSD4A Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MFSD4A Gene

Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

No data available for Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for MFSD4A Gene

Pathways & Interactions for MFSD4A Gene

SuperPathways for MFSD4A Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for MFSD4A Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for MFSD4A Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for MFSD4A Gene

Drugs & Compounds for MFSD4A Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for MFSD4A Gene

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for MFSD4A Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for MFSD4A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for MFSD4A Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with MFSD4A: view

No data available for mRNA expression in normal human tissues , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Protein tissue co-expression partners for MFSD4A Gene

Orthologs for MFSD4A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for MFSD4A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia MFSD4 35
  • 88.89 (n)
  • 89.03 (a)
MFSD4 36
  • 88 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia MFSD4 35
  • 90.79 (n)
  • 91.25 (a)
MFSD4 36
  • 91 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Mfsd4 35
  • 87.45 (n)
  • 87.45 (a)
Mfsd4a 16
Mfsd4 36
  • 85 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia MFSD4 35
  • 99.47 (n)
  • 99.32 (a)
MFSD4 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Mfsd4 35
  • 86.11 (n)
  • 87.4 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia MFSD4 36
  • 72 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia MFSD4 36
  • 78 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves MFSD4 35
  • 76.33 (n)
  • 73.77 (a)
MFSD4 36
  • 72 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia MFSD4 36
  • 70 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia mfsd4 35
  • 62.98 (n)
  • 64.72 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii mfsd4a 35
  • 62.82 (n)
  • 57.14 (a)
zgc66461 35
mfsd4a 36
  • 48 (a)
mfsd4b 36
  • 49 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 20 (a)
Species with no ortholog for MFSD4A:
  • 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 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 MFSD4A Gene

Gene Tree for MFSD4A (if available)
Gene Tree for MFSD4A (if available)

Paralogs for MFSD4A Gene

Paralogs for MFSD4A Gene

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Variants for MFSD4A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for MFSD4A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs17857119 - 205,580,913(+) TGGCC(A/C/T)TCATC intron-variant, reference, missense
rs7526132 - 205,584,957(+) CACGG(C/G)CGCCC reference, missense
rs1361773 -- 205,582,977(-) GCCCA(C/T)GGGAG intron-variant
rs1361774 -- 205,582,704(-) GCTGA(C/G)CCCTA intron-variant
rs1891506 -- 205,574,734(-) ttgca(C/T)gcctg intron-variant

Variation tolerance for MFSD4A Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 21.6% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 9.60; 89.04% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) and Relevant External Links for MFSD4A Gene

Disorders for MFSD4A Gene

Relevant External Links for MFSD4A

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for MFSD4A Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for MFSD4A Gene

Publications for MFSD4A Gene

  1. 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 67
  2. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3
  3. The secreted protein discovery initiative (SPDI), a large-scale effort to identify novel human secreted and transmembrane proteins: a bioinformatics assessment. (PMID: 12975309) Clark H.F. … Gray A.M. (Genome Res. 2003) 3
  4. Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences. (PMID: 12477932) Strausberg R.L. … Marra M.A. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2002) 3

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