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Aliases for OMG Gene

Aliases for OMG Gene

  • Oligodendrocyte Myelin Glycoprotein 2 3
  • OMGP 3 4 6
  • Oligodendrocyte-Myelin Glycoprotein 3

External Ids for OMG Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for OMG Gene

  • GC17P029688
  • GC17M031528
  • GC17M029471
  • GC17M029767
  • GC17M026645
  • GC17M029621
  • GC17M025832

Summaries for OMG Gene

GeneCards Summary for OMG Gene

OMG (Oligodendrocyte Myelin Glycoprotein) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with OMG include learning disability and neurofibromatosis, type 1. Among its related pathways are Signaling by FGFR and Signaling by GPCR. GO annotations related to this gene include identical protein binding.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for OMG Gene

  • Cell adhesion molecule contributing to the interactive process required for myelination in the central nervous system

Gene Wiki entry for OMG Gene

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

Genomics for OMG Gene

Regulatory Elements for OMG Gene

Genomic Location for OMG Gene

31,272,013 bp from pter
31,297,539 bp from pter
25,527 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for OMG Gene

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

RefSeq DNA sequence for OMG Gene

Proteins for OMG Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Oligodendrocyte-myelin glycoprotein
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • E1P659

    Protein attributes for OMG Gene

    440 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    49608 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Binds to RTN4R.

neXtProt entry for OMG Gene

Proteomics data for OMG Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for OMG Gene

  • O-glycosylated in its Ser/Thr-rich repeat domain.
  • Glycosylation at Asn45, Asn61, Asn103, Asn152, Asn176, Asn189, Asn192, Asn234, Asn364, Asn389, and Asn425
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for OMG Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
Reactome Protein details:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for OMG Gene

Domains for OMG Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for OMG Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • P23515
  • Contains 1 LRRNT domain.
  • Contains 8 LRR (leucine-rich) repeats.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with OMG: view

No data available for Gene Families for OMG Gene

Function for OMG Gene

Molecular function for OMG Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry: oligodendrocyte-myelin glycoprotein (embedded in NF1 first intron in opposite orientation)
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: Cell adhesion molecule contributing to the interactive process required for myelination in the central nervous system

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for OMG Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding --
GO:0042802 identical protein binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with OMG: view
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Animal Models for OMG Gene

MGI Knock Outs for OMG:

Animal Model Products

CRISPR Products

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

Localization for OMG Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for OMG Gene

Cell membrane; Lipid-anchor, GPI-anchor.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for OMG Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for OMG gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 5
cytosol 1
extracellular 1
nucleus 1
peroxisome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for OMG Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005886 plasma membrane TAS --
GO:0031225 anchored component of membrane IEA --
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Pathways for OMG Gene

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Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for OMG Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0007155 cell adhesion IEA --
GO:0031102 neuron projection regeneration IEA --
GO:0048011 neurotrophin TRK receptor signaling pathway TAS --
GO:0048683 regulation of collateral sprouting of intact axon in response to injury IEA --
GO:0050770 regulation of axonogenesis TAS --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with OMG: view

Transcripts for OMG Gene

mRNA/cDNA for OMG Gene

Unigene Clusters for OMG Gene

Oligodendrocyte myelin glycoprotein:
Representative Sequences:

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

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

Primer Products

Flow Cytometry Products

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

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for OMG Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for OMG Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for OMG Gene

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

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Frontal Cortex (BA9) (4.9), Brain - Hippocampus (4.8), Brain - Amygdala (4.7), Brain - Putamen (basal ganglia) (4.6), Brain - Caudate (basal ganglia) (4.5), Brain - Spinal cord (cervical c-1) (4.4), Brain - Cortex (4.3), Brain - Substantia nigra (4.2), and Brain - Anterior cingulate cortex (BA24) (4.1).

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

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for OMG Gene Hs.113874

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for OMG Gene

Tissue specificity: Oligodendrocytes and myelin of the central nervous system
genes like me logo Genes that share expressions with OMG: view

In Situ Assay Products

Orthologs for OMG Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for OMG Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia OMG 35
  • 99.7 (n)
  • 99.55 (a)
OMG 36
  • 100 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia OMG 35
  • 94.92 (n)
  • 94.77 (a)
OMG 36
  • 95 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia OMG 35
  • 95.91 (n)
  • 95.91 (a)
OMG 36
  • 96 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Omg 35
  • 90.19 (n)
  • 89.02 (a)
Omg 16
Omg 36
  • 88 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia OMG 36
  • 65 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Omg 35
  • 90.34 (n)
  • 89.72 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves OMG 35
  • 65.61 (n)
  • 60.44 (a)
OMG 36
  • 58 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia OMG 36
  • 49 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia omg 35
  • 53.71 (n)
  • 44.57 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii ogmb 36
  • 41 (a)
OMG (3 of 3) 36
  • 31 (a)
omga 36
  • 49 (a)
Species with no ortholog for OMG:
  • 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)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • 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 OMG Gene

Gene Tree for OMG (if available)
Gene Tree for OMG (if available)

Paralogs for OMG Gene

No data available for Paralogs for OMG Gene

Variants for OMG Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for OMG Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 17 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
VAR_051252 -
VAR_051253 -

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv833413 CNV Gain+Loss 17160897

Relevant External Links for OMG Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)

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

Disorders for OMG Gene

(2) University of Copenhagen DISEASES for OMG Gene

(2) Novoseek inferred disease relationships for OMG Gene

Disease -log(P) Hits PubMed IDs
neurofibromatosis type 1 61.5 1
scar 19.5 1

Relevant External Links for OMG

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with OMG: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for OMG Gene

Publications for OMG Gene

  1. The gene encoding the oligodendrocyte-myelin glycoprotein is embedded within the neurofibromatosis type 1 gene. (PMID: 1899288) Viskochil D. … White R. (Mol. Cell. Biol. 1991) 2 3 4 23
  2. Structure and chromosomal localization of the gene for the oligodendrocyte-myelin glycoprotein. (PMID: 2277079) Mikol D.D. … Stefansson K. (J. Cell Biol. 1990) 2 3 4 23
  3. The oligodendrocyte-myelin glycoprotein belongs to a distinct family of proteins and contains the HNK-1 carbohydrate. (PMID: 1688857) Mikol D.D. … Stefansson K. (J. Cell Biol. 1990) 3 4 23
  4. Mutations and novel polymorphisms in coding regions and UTRs of CDK5R1 and OMG genes in patients with non-syndromic mental retardation. (PMID: 16425041) Venturin M. … Riva P. (Neurogenetics 2006) 3 23 48
  5. The oligodendrocyte-myelin glycoprotein of mouse: primary structure and gene structure. (PMID: 8244377) Mikol D.D. … Stefansson K. (Genomics 1993) 3 23

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