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Aliases for RAB44 Gene

Aliases for RAB44 Gene

  • RAB44, Member RAS Oncogene Family 2 3 5
  • RASD Family, Member 3 2 3
  • Ras-Related Protein Rab-44 3
  • RAS-Like, Family 13 3
  • DJ431A14.3 3
  • RASL13 3
  • RASD3 3

External Ids for RAB44 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for RAB44 Gene

  • RASD3
  • RASL13

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for RAB44 Gene

  • GC06U900627
  • GC06P036799
  • GC06P036665
  • GC06P036778
  • GC06P037311
  • GC06P036978
  • GC06P037015
  • GC06P037795
  • GC06P038418
  • GC06P039008
  • GC06P039596

Summaries for RAB44 Gene

GeneCards Summary for RAB44 Gene

RAB44 (RAB44, Member RAS Oncogene Family) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are RAB geranylgeranylation and Innate Immune System. GO annotations related to this gene include calcium ion binding and GTPase activity. An important paralog of this gene is RASEF.

Additional gene information for RAB44 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for RAB44 Gene

Genomics for RAB44 Gene

Regulatory Elements for RAB44 Gene

Enhancers for RAB44 Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Enhancer Score Enhancer Sources Gene-Enhancer Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Gene Targets for Enhancer
GH06H036592 3 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 24.1 -100.4 -100409 10.7 MLX ZFP64 DMAP1 YBX1 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF143 SP3 NFYC ZC3H11A SRSF3 KCTD20 CDKN1A LAP3P2 RAB44 STK38 ENSG00000237719 FKBP5 BRPF3 RNU1-88P
GH06H037029 2 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 13.1 +331.7 331676 1 HDGF FOXA2 MLX ARNT ARID4B SIN3A YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF766 ZNF143 CDKN1A RAB44 TMEM217 PIM1 FGD2 TBC1D22B SRSF3 STK38 C6orf89 COX6A1P2
GH06H037189 2 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 13.1 +493.2 493164 4 PKNOX1 ARNT FEZF1 ZNF766 REST ZNF592 MEF2D ZNF610 SMARCA4 RCOR2 TMEM217 CDKN1A RAB44 CMTR1 PIM1 TBC1D22B PIR49359
GH06H036751 1.4 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 17.9 +57.2 57181 6.3 TBP HDGF PKNOX1 TBL1XR1 RB1 ZFP64 KLF17 ZNF143 FOS ATF7 RAB44 RNU1-88P CDKN1A ENSG00000251864 LAP3P2 MTCH1 FGD2 C6orf89 TBC1D22B PIR61108
GH06H036649 1.5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 16.2 -46.4 -46390 3.1 ATF1 ZNF766 GATA2 ATF7 RUNX3 REST PPARG NFIL3 MIER3 SMARCA4 RAB44 ENSG00000251864 LAP3P2 CDKN1A FGD2 GC06M037949 RNU1-88P
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around RAB44 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Locations for RAB44 Gene

Genomic Locations for RAB44 Gene
35,357 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for RAB44 Gene

Genes around RAB44 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
RAB44 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for RAB44 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for RAB44 Gene

Proteins for RAB44 Gene

  • Protein details for RAB44 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Ras-related protein Rab-44
    Protein Accession:

    Protein attributes for RAB44 Gene

    723 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    77638 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=CAD92808.1; Type=Erroneous gene model prediction; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for RAB44 Gene

Post-translational modifications for RAB44 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for RAB44 Gene

Domains & Families for RAB44 Gene

Gene Families for RAB44 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted intracellular proteins

Protein Domains for RAB44 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for RAB44 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the small GTPase superfamily. Rab family.
  • Belongs to the small GTPase superfamily. Rab family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with RAB44: view

Function for RAB44 Gene

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for RAB44 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for RAB44 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003924 GTPase activity IEA --
GO:0005509 calcium ion binding IEA --
GO:0005525 GTP binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with RAB44: view

Phenotypes for RAB44 Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for RAB44:
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with RAB44: view

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for RAB44 Gene

Localization for RAB44 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RAB44 Gene

Cell membrane; Lipid-anchor; Cytoplasmic side.

Subcellular locations from

Extracellular space Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi Apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion 0 1 2 3 4 5 Confidence
COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for RAB44 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 4
lysosome 4
golgi apparatus 1
endosome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for RAB44 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005886 plasma membrane TAS --
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0035577 azurophil granule membrane TAS --
GO:0035579 specific granule membrane TAS --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with RAB44: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) for RAB44 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for RAB44 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with RAB44: view

Interacting Proteins for RAB44 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for RAB44 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0043312 neutrophil degranulation TAS --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with RAB44: view

No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for RAB44 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for RAB44 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for RAB44 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for RAB44 Gene

(10) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(1) Additional mRNA sequences :
(3) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(2) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for RAB44 Gene

RAB44, member RAS oncogene family:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for RAB44 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for RAB44 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for RAB44 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for RAB44 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for RAB44 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Whole Blood (x17.1).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for RAB44 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Lavage (33.0), Cerebrospinal fluid (12.6), Monocytes (12.2), and Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (8.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for RAB44 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of RAB44 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for RAB44 Gene:

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with RAB44: view

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein tissue co-expression partners , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt , Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for RAB44 Gene

Orthologs for RAB44 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals and fungi.

Orthologs for RAB44 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia RAB44 33 34
  • 99.22 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia RAB44 33 34
  • 81.3 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia RAB44 33 34
  • 80.48 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Rab44 33
  • 71.48 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Rab44 16 34 33
  • 68.54 (n)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia RAB44 34
  • 42 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia RAB44 34
  • 40 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves RAB44 34
  • 49 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia RAB44 34
  • 53 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii rab44 34
  • 9 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea 4R79.2 34
  • 26 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes YPT52 34
  • 30 (a)
YPT10 34
  • 27 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 34
  • 30 (a)
Species where no ortholog for RAB44 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for RAB44 Gene

Gene Tree for RAB44 (if available)
Gene Tree for RAB44 (if available)

Paralogs for RAB44 Gene

Variants for RAB44 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for RAB44 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 06 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1000041053 -- 36,699,512(+) TGGGC(A/G)TCACC intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs1000098835 -- 36,705,086(+) ACTAC(A/T)CTCCA intron-variant
rs1000158524 -- 36,719,246(+) AGCCC(A/G)GGACA intron-variant
rs1000212932 -- 36,704,865(+) CTGTA(A/G)TCCCA intron-variant
rs1000285436 -- 36,711,208(+) ATACA(A/G)AATTT intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for RAB44 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv819609 CNV loss 19587683
nsv524053 CNV loss 19592680
nsv1121346 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv1074923 CNV deletion 25765185
nsv1015689 CNV gain 25217958
esv3608711 CNV loss 21293372
esv3571013 CNV loss 25503493
esv3343209 CNV duplication 20981092
esv2731927 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2731922 CNV deletion 23290073
dgv3301n106 CNV deletion 24896259
dgv1002e201 CNV deletion 23290073
dgv1001e201 CNV deletion 23290073

Relevant External Links for RAB44 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Variation tolerance for RAB44 Gene

Disorders for RAB44 Gene

Relevant External Links for RAB44

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for RAB44 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for RAB44 Gene

Publications for RAB44 Gene

  1. The DNA sequence and analysis of human chromosome 6. (PMID: 14574404) Mungall AJ … Beck S (Nature 2003) 3 4 60
  2. N-terminome analysis of the human mitochondrial proteome. (PMID: 25944712) Vaca Jacome AS … Carapito C (Proteomics 2015) 4 60
  3. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T … Sugano S (Nature genetics 2004) 3 60

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