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Aliases for MIR33A Gene

Subcategory (RNA class) for MIR33A Gene


Quality Score for this RNA gene is


Aliases for MIR33A Gene

  • MicroRNA 33a 2 3
  • MicroRNA 33 2 3
  • Hsa-Mir-33a 3
  • Hsa-Mir-33 3
  • MiRNA33A 3
  • Mir-33a 3
  • MIRN33A 3
  • MiR-33 3
  • MIRN33 3
  • MIR33 3

External Ids for MIR33A Gene

ORGUL Members for MIR33A Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for MIR33A Gene

  • MIRN33
  • MIRN33A

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MIR33A Gene

  • GC22P040628
  • GC22P042296

Summaries for MIR33A Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for MIR33A Gene

  • microRNAs (miRNAs) are short (20-24 nt) non-coding RNAs that are involved in post-transcriptional regulation of gene expression in multicellular organisms by affecting both the stability and translation of mRNAs. miRNAs are transcribed by RNA polymerase II as part of capped and polyadenylated primary transcripts (pri-miRNAs) that can be either protein-coding or non-coding. The primary transcript is cleaved by the Drosha ribonuclease III enzyme to produce an approximately 70-nt stem-loop precursor miRNA (pre-miRNA), which is further cleaved by the cytoplasmic Dicer ribonuclease to generate the mature miRNA and antisense miRNA star (miRNA*) products. The mature miRNA is incorporated into a RNA-induced silencing complex (RISC), which recognizes target mRNAs through imperfect base pairing with the miRNA and most commonly results in translational inhibition or destabilization of the target mRNA. The RefSeq represents the predicted microRNA stem-loop. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2009]

GeneCards Summary for MIR33A Gene

MIR33A (MicroRNA 33a) is an RNA Gene, and is affiliated with the undefined RNA class. Among its related pathways are Regulation of cholesterol biosynthesis by SREBP (SREBF) and Statin Pathway.

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for MIR33A Gene

Genomics for MIR33A Gene

Genomic Location for MIR33A Gene

41,900,944 bp from pter
41,901,012 bp from pter
69 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for MIR33A Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for MIR33A Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for MIR33A Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for MIR33A Gene

Proteins for MIR33A Gene

Post-translational modifications for MIR33A Gene

No Post-translational modifications

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for MIR33A Gene

Domains & Families for MIR33A Gene

Gene Families for MIR33A Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with MIR33A: view

No data available for Protein Domains , Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MIR33A Gene

Function for MIR33A 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 MIR33A Gene

Localization for MIR33A Gene

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for MIR33A Gene

Pathways & Interactions for MIR33A Gene

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Interacting Proteins for MIR33A Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for MIR33A Gene


No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for MIR33A Gene

Drugs & Compounds for MIR33A Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for MIR33A Gene

mRNA/cDNA for MIR33A Gene

(2) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for MIR33A Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for MIR33A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for MIR33A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for MIR33A Gene

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Primer Products

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 , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Protein tissue co-expression partners for MIR33A Gene

Orthologs for MIR33A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for MIR33A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia bta-mir-33a 36
  • 96 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia cfa-mir-33a 36
  • 97 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia mdo-mir-33 36
  • 74 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Mir33 36
  • 91 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia oan-mir-33b 36
  • 65 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ptr-mir-33a 36
  • 100 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves gga-mir-33 36
  • 83 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia aca-mir-33-1 36
  • 64 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 51 (a)
Species with no ortholog for MIR33A:
  • 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)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for MIR33A Gene

Gene Tree for MIR33A (if available)
Gene Tree for MIR33A (if available)

Paralogs for MIR33A Gene

No data available for Paralogs for MIR33A Gene

Variants for MIR33A Gene

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for MIR33A Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv508736 CNV Insertion 20534489
dgv4979n71 CNV Loss 21882294

Relevant External Links for MIR33A Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar and Variation tolerance for MIR33A Gene

Disorders for MIR33A Gene

Relevant External Links for MIR33A

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with MIR33A: view

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for MIR33A Gene

Publications for MIR33A Gene

  1. MicroRNAs and High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Metabolism. (PMID: 26084456) Ono K. … Kimura T. (Int Heart J 2015) 67
  2. Asymptomatic individuals with high HDL-C levels overexpress ABCA1 and ABCG1 and present miR-33a dysregulation in peripheral blood mononuclear cells. (PMID: 26051418) Scherrer D.Z. … de Faria E.C. (Gene 2015) 67
  3. Macrophage Mitochondrial Energy Status Regulates Cholesterol Efflux and Is Enhanced by Anti-miR33 in Atherosclerosis. (PMID: 26002865) Karunakaran D. … Rayner K.J. (Circ. Res. 2015) 67
  4. Elevated miR-33a and miR-224 in steatotic chronic hepatitis C liver biopsies. (PMID: 25386083) Lendvai G. … Kiss A. (World J. Gastroenterol. 2014) 67
  5. miR-33a promotes glioma-initiating cell self-renewal via PKA and NOTCH pathways. (PMID: 25202981) Wang H. … Wang X.F. (J. Clin. Invest. 2014) 67

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