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Aliases for RHOXF1 Gene

Aliases for RHOXF1 Gene

  • Rhox Homeobox Family Member 1 2 3 5
  • Ovary-, Testis- And Epididymis-Expressed Gene Protein 3 4
  • Paired-Like Homeobox Protein PEPP-1 3 4
  • Rhox Homeobox Family, Member 1 2 3
  • PEPP1 3 4
  • OTEX 3 4
  • PEPP Subfamily Gene 1 3

External Ids for RHOXF1 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for RHOXF1 Gene

  • GC0XM119128
  • GC0XM119243
  • GC0XM108694

Summaries for RHOXF1 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for RHOXF1 Gene

  • This gene is a member of the PEPP subfamily of paired-like homoebox genes. The gene may be regulated by androgens and epigenetic mechanisms. The encoded nuclear protein is likely a transcription factor that may play a role in human reproduction. [provided by RefSeq, Dec 2012]

GeneCards Summary for RHOXF1 Gene

RHOXF1 (Rhox Homeobox Family Member 1) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include transcription factor activity, sequence-specific DNA binding and sequence-specific DNA binding. An important paralog of this gene is ESX1.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RHOXF1 Gene

  • May be a transcription factor involved in reproductive processes.

Gene Wiki entry for RHOXF1 Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for RHOXF1 Gene

Genomics for RHOXF1 Gene

Regulatory Elements for RHOXF1 Gene

Enhancers for RHOXF1 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 RHOXF1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for RHOXF1 Gene

120,109,049 bp from pter
120,117,709 bp from pter
8,661 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for RHOXF1 Gene

Genes around RHOXF1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
RHOXF1 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for RHOXF1 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for RHOXF1 Gene

Proteins for RHOXF1 Gene

  • Protein details for RHOXF1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Rhox homeobox family member 1
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • O95030
    • Q3SYE0

    Protein attributes for RHOXF1 Gene

    184 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    20542 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Does not interact with itself.
    • Sequence=AAC78617.1; Type=Erroneous gene model prediction; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for RHOXF1 Gene

Proteomics data for RHOXF1 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for RHOXF1 Gene

No Post-translational modifications

Other Protein References for RHOXF1 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for RHOXF1 Gene

Domains & Families for RHOXF1 Gene

Gene Families for RHOXF1 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for RHOXF1 Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Mutagenesis of amino acids 147 to 164 and 155 to 164 lead to a major cytoplasmic localization, with only minor localization in the nucleus.
  • Belongs to the paired-like homeobox family. PEPP subfamily.
  • Mutagenesis of amino acids 147 to 164 and 155 to 164 lead to a major cytoplasmic localization, with only minor localization in the nucleus.
  • Contains 1 homeobox DNA-binding domain.
  • Belongs to the paired-like homeobox family. PEPP subfamily.
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Function for RHOXF1 Gene

Molecular function for RHOXF1 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
May be a transcription factor involved in reproductive processes.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Induction:
By androgen.
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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for RHOXF1 Gene

Localization for RHOXF1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RHOXF1 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for RHOXF1 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for RHOXF1 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 5

No data available for Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for RHOXF1 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for RHOXF1 Gene

SuperPathways for RHOXF1 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for RHOXF1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for RHOXF1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006355 regulation of transcription, DNA-templated IEA,NAS 11980563
GO:0019953 sexual reproduction IEP 11980563
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No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for RHOXF1 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for RHOXF1 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for RHOXF1 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for RHOXF1 Gene

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

Unigene Clusters for RHOXF1 Gene

Rhox homeobox family, member 1:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for RHOXF1 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for RHOXF1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for RHOXF1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for RHOXF1 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for RHOXF1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (x9.8), Brain - Cerebellar Hemisphere (x5.6), and Brain - Cerebellum (x4.6).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for RHOXF1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Plasma (65.7).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for RHOXF1 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for RHOXF1 Gene Hs.644617

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for RHOXF1 Gene

Tissue specificity: Ovary, testis and epididymis. Also detected in the prostate and the mammary gland. Expressed in many tumor cell lines derived from acute lymphocytic leukemia, prostate, endometrial adenocarcinoma, melanoma, bladder carcinoma, colon carcinoma, erythroleukemia and breast carcinoma. Not expressed in placenta.
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Protein tissue co-expression partners for RHOXF1 Gene

- Elite partner

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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery for RHOXF1 Gene

Orthologs for RHOXF1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of mammals.

Orthologs for RHOXF1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia LOC481034 35
  • 63.33 (n)
  • 49.23 (a)
  • 36 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia RHOXF1 35
  • 98 (n)
  • 98 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Rhox13 36
  • 19 (a)
Species with no ortholog for RHOXF1:
  • 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)
  • chicken (Gallus gallus)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • cow (Bos Taurus)
  • 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)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for RHOXF1 Gene

Gene Tree for RHOXF1 (if available)
Gene Tree for RHOXF1 (if available)

Paralogs for RHOXF1 Gene

Paralogs for RHOXF1 Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for RHOXF1 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

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Variants for RHOXF1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for RHOXF1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 0X pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
VAR_049587 -

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for RHOXF1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv2469e1 CNV Complex 17122850
nsv7457 OTHER Inversion 18451855
nsv526653 CNV Gain 19592680
esv1505897 CNV Insertion 17803354

Variation tolerance for RHOXF1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 67.8% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 0.20; 4.45% 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 RHOXF1 Gene

Disorders for RHOXF1 Gene

Relevant External Links for RHOXF1

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for RHOXF1 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for RHOXF1 Gene

Publications for RHOXF1 Gene

  1. OTEX, an androgen-regulated human member of the paired-like class of homeobox genes. (PMID: 11980563) Geserick C. … Haendler B. (Biochem. J. 2002) 2 3 4 23 67
  2. Two novel human X-linked homeobox genes, hPEPP1 and hPEPP2, selectively expressed in the testis. (PMID: 12490318) Wayne C.M. … Wilkinson M.F. (Gene 2002) 2 3
  3. Homeobox gene Rhox5 is regulated by epigenetic mechanisms in cancer and stem cells and promotes cancer growth. (PMID: 21609483) Li Q. … Guo Z.S. (Mol. Cancer 2011) 3
  4. Toward an understanding of the protein interaction network of the human liver. (PMID: 21988832) Wang J. … Yang X. (Mol. Syst. Biol. 2011) 3
  5. An atlas of combinatorial transcriptional regulation in mouse and man. (PMID: 20211142) Ravasi T. … Hayashizaki Y. (Cell 2010) 3

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