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Aliases for MRO Gene

Aliases for MRO Gene

  • Maestro 2 3 5
  • Male-Specific Transcription In The Developing Reproductive Organs 3 4
  • Beside The Ma29 Deletion 2 3
  • C18orf3 3 4
  • B29 3 4
  • Chromosome 18 Open Reading Frame 3 2
  • B29 Protein 2
  • Protein B29 4

External Ids for MRO Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for MRO Gene

  • C18orf3

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MRO Gene

  • GC18M046577
  • GC18M046578
  • GC18M048321
  • GC18M045176

Summaries for MRO Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for MRO Gene

  • This gene is specifically transcribed in males before and after differentiation of testis, and the encoded protein may play an important role in a mammalian sex determination. Multiple transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for MRO Gene

MRO (Maestro) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with MRO include Agammaglobulinemia 6 and Buschke-Ollendorff Syndrome. GO annotations related to this gene include binding. An important paralog of this gene is MROH7-TTC4.

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

Genomics for MRO Gene

Regulatory Elements for MRO Gene

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

Genomic Location for MRO Gene

50,795,120 bp from pter
50,825,421 bp from pter
30,302 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for MRO Gene

Genes around MRO on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

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

RefSeq DNA sequence for MRO Gene

Proteins for MRO Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein maestro
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B7Z2I5
    • B7Z3B2
    • E9PAT5
    • E9PBI3
    • K7EKJ8
    • Q8N6K5

    Protein attributes for MRO Gene

    248 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    29054 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for MRO Gene

neXtProt entry for MRO Gene

Proteomics data for MRO Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for MRO Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for MRO Gene

Domains & Families for MRO Gene

Gene Families for MRO Gene

Protein Domains for MRO Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for MRO Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 HEAT repeat.
  • Contains 1 HEAT repeat.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with MRO: view

Function for MRO Gene

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

Animal Models for MRO Gene

MGI Knock Outs for MRO:

miRNA for MRO Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target MRO

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for MRO Gene

Localization for MRO Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MRO Gene

Nucleus, nucleolus.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for MRO Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for MRO gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 4
cytosol 2
mitochondrion 1

No data available for Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for MRO Gene

Pathways & Interactions for MRO Gene

SuperPathways for MRO Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for MRO Gene

Selected Interacting proteins: Q9BYG7-MSTRO_HUMAN for MRO Gene via I2D

Symbol External ID(s) Details

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for MRO Gene


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

Drugs & Compounds for MRO Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for MRO Gene

Unigene Clusters for MRO Gene

Representative Sequences:

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

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2a · 2b ^ 3a · 3b ^ 4 ^ 5a · 5b ^ 6a · 6b · 6c ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b ^ 9a · 9b
SP1: -
SP2: - - - - -
SP3: - - -
SP4: - - - -

Relevant External Links for MRO Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for MRO Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for MRO Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

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

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Amygdala (x5.5), Brain - Caudate (basal ganglia) (x5.2), and Brain - Nucleus accumbens (basal ganglia) (x5.0).

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for MRO Gene Hs.30495

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for MRO Gene

Tissue specificity: Ubiquitous.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with MRO: view

Primer Products

No data available for Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression and Protein tissue co-expression partners for MRO Gene

Orthologs for MRO Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for MRO Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia MRO 35
  • 85.28 (n)
  • 80.95 (a)
MRO 36
  • 75 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia LOC483979 35
  • 85.75 (n)
  • 80.24 (a)
MRO 36
  • 75 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Mro 35
  • 79.23 (n)
  • 74.18 (a)
Mro 16
Mro 36
  • 70 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia MRO 35
  • 99.19 (n)
  • 98.39 (a)
MRO 36
  • 99 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Mro 35
  • 73.6 (n)
  • 65.93 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia MRO 36
  • 38 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia MRO 36
  • 34 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves -- 36
-- 36
  • 1 (a)
-- 36
-- 36
-- 36
-- 36
-- 36
-- 36
-- 36
-- 36
  • 1 (a)
-- 36
-- 36
-- 36
-- 36
  • 1 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia -- 36
  • 5 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta c11.1 36
  • 3 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea hpo-27 36
  • 2 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
Species with no ortholog for MRO:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for MRO Gene

Gene Tree for MRO (if available)
Gene Tree for MRO (if available)

Paralogs for MRO Gene

Paralogs for MRO Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for MRO Gene using alignment to 4 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with MRO: view

Variants for MRO Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for MRO Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 18 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs4940019 - 50,806,833(+) TGGAA(C/G)CTCAG reference, missense
rs2849233 - 50,805,183(+) AAGGG(C/T)GATAT reference, missense
rs8085574 -- 50,819,186(+) GAAAG(A/C/G)TATCC intron-variant
rs7232670 -- 50,794,656(+) tatac(A/C)ttggg downstream-variant-500B
rs8086851 -- 50,819,312(+) GTCCC(G/T)GCCAT intron-variant

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv9630 CNV Loss 18304495
nsv527714 CNV Gain 19592680

Variation tolerance for MRO Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 75.1% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 17.24; 98.11% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Relevant External Links for MRO Gene

Disorders for MRO Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(2) MalaCards diseases for MRO Gene - From: OMIM and DISEASES

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
agammaglobulinemia 6
  • agammaglobulinemia 6, autosomal recessive
buschke-ollendorff syndrome
  • osteopoikilosis
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
Search MRO in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

Relevant External Links for MRO

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

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

Publications for MRO Gene

  1. Physical and transcriptional map of a 311-kb segment of chromosome 18q21, a candidate lung tumor suppressor locus. (PMID: 11401430) Yanaihara N. … Yokota J. (Genomics 2001) 2 3 4 67
  2. hORFeome v3.1: a resource of human open reading frames representing over 10,000 human genes. (PMID: 17207965) Lamesch P. … Vidal M. (Genomics 2007) 3
  3. 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
  4. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3
  5. 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

Products for MRO Gene

Sources for MRO Gene