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Aliases for RNF44 Gene

Aliases for RNF44 Gene

  • Ring Finger Protein 44 2 3 5
  • KIAA1100 4

External Ids for RNF44 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for RNF44 Gene

  • GC00U991271
  • GC05M175889
  • GC05M175934
  • GC05M175886
  • GC05M170877

Summaries for RNF44 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for RNF44 Gene

  • The protein encoded by this gene contains a RING finger, a motif present in a variety of functionally distinct proteins and known to be involved in protein-protein and protein-DNA interactions. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for RNF44 Gene

RNF44 (Ring Finger Protein 44) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is RNF38.

Additional gene information for RNF44 Gene

No data available for CIViC summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for RNF44 Gene

Genomics for RNF44 Gene

Regulatory Elements for RNF44 Gene

Enhancers for RNF44 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
GH05H175852 1.4 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 11.1 +689.7 689673 1.5 FOXA2 SIN3A THRB HSF1 ZNF143 CREM MIXL1 ZHX2 CEBPB MIER2 FAF2 RNF44 SIMC1 PIR44146 LOC105377744
GH05H176539 1.9 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 7.9 -2.4 -2372 11.8 HDGF FOXA2 MLX ARNT ZFP64 ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 ZNF766 FAF2 NSD1 ENSG00000250909 ENSG00000251414 ZNF346-IT1 ZNF346 CDHR2 RNF44 UIMC1 CLTB
GH05H177021 1.1 ENCODE 11.2 -479.1 -479128 2.7 HDGF PKNOX1 ARNT ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 YY1 ZNF416 ZNF143 FAF2 NSD1 ENSG00000251414 ENSG00000250909 ENSG00000247679 ZNF346 FAM193B LOC202181 ZNF346-IT1 RPL21P60
GH05H176502 0.5 FANTOM5 ENCODE 4.9 +39.9 39867 1.3 RNF44 CLTB PIR40188 GC05P176517
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around RNF44 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for RNF44 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00000191236 13 2001 HDGF ATF1 ARNT SIN3A ZNF2 GLIS2 ZNF143 KLF7 RUNX3 SP3

Genomic Locations for RNF44 Gene

Genomic Locations for RNF44 Gene
16,717 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for RNF44 Gene

Genes around RNF44 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
RNF44 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for RNF44 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for RNF44 Gene

Proteins for RNF44 Gene

  • Protein details for RNF44 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    RING finger protein 44
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B4DYE0
    • Q8ND05
    • Q9UPQ2

    Protein attributes for RNF44 Gene

    432 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    47728 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=BAA83052.2; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for RNF44 Gene


neXtProt entry for RNF44 Gene

Post-translational modifications for RNF44 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for RNF44 Gene

Domains & Families for RNF44 Gene

Gene Families for RNF44 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted intracellular proteins

Protein Domains for RNF44 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for RNF44 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with RNF44: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RNF44 Gene

Function for RNF44 Gene

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for RNF44 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for RNF44 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0046872 metal ion binding IEA --
GO:0061630 ubiquitin protein ligase activity IBA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with RNF44: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with RNF44: 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 RNF44 Gene

Localization for RNF44 Gene

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 RNF44 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 3
mitochondrion 2
cytosol 2
peroxisome 1

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for RNF44 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for RNF44 Gene

SuperPathways for RNF44 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for RNF44 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0016567 protein ubiquitination IEA --
GO:0043161 proteasome-mediated ubiquitin-dependent protein catabolic process IBA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with RNF44: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for RNF44 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for RNF44 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for RNF44 Gene

Unigene Clusters for RNF44 Gene

Ring finger protein 44:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for RNF44 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2a · 2b ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b · 4c ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b ^ 9a · 9b ^ 10a · 10b ^ 11 ^ 12a · 12b
SP1: -
SP3: -
SP4: -
SP7: -

Relevant External Links for RNF44 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for RNF44 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for RNF44 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for RNF44 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Platelet (39.3) and Pancreas (29.7).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for RNF44 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for RNF44 Gene

- Elite partner

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of RNF44 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for RNF44 Gene:


Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for RNF44 Gene

  • Nervous system(4.7)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with RNF44: view

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for RNF44 Gene

Orthologs for RNF44 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for RNF44 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia RNF44 33 34
  • 99.84 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia RNF44 33 34
  • 92.65 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia RNF44 33 34
  • 91.28 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Rnf44 33
  • 89.52 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Rnf44 33 16 34
  • 89.33 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia RNF44 34
  • 87 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves RNF44 33 34
  • 79.81 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia RNF44 34
  • 77 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia rnf44 33
  • 72.51 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii rnf44 33 34
  • 69.39 (n)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta mura 34
  • 13 (a)
Species where no ortholog for RNF44 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)
  • 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)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • 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 RNF44 Gene

Gene Tree for RNF44 (if available)
Gene Tree for RNF44 (if available)

Paralogs for RNF44 Gene

Paralogs for RNF44 Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for RNF44 Gene using alignment to 5 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with RNF44: view

Variants for RNF44 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for RNF44 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 05 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1000124392 -- 176,533,143(+) GCGGC(A/C)GCTGG intron-variant
rs1000407384 -- 176,533,377(+) ATGTA(C/T)AGCTG intron-variant
rs1000653990 -- 176,536,778(+) GCCTT(-/G)GGGGG intron-variant, utr-variant-5-prime
rs1000654022 -- 176,528,718(+) GACCC(C/T)TGGCA nc-transcript-variant, utr-variant-3-prime
rs1000885739 -- 176,540,623(+) AGGGC(C/T)CACAA intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for RNF44 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv950722 CNV deletion 24416366
nsv823350 CNV gain 20364138
nsv600345 CNV loss 21841781
nsv600344 CNV loss 21841781
nsv516244 CNV loss 19592680
nsv471056 CNV loss 18288195
nsv1148759 CNV deletion 26484159
nsv1112430 CNV deletion 24896259
esv2731171 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2731170 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2731169 CNV deletion 23290073

Variation tolerance for RNF44 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 70.8% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 2.21; 39.85% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for RNF44 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RNF44 Gene

Disorders for RNF44 Gene

Relevant External Links for RNF44

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for RNF44 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for RNF44 Gene

Publications for RNF44 Gene

  1. Prediction of the coding sequences of unidentified human genes. XIV. The complete sequences of 100 new cDNA clones from brain which code for large proteins in vitro. (PMID: 10470851) Kikuno R … Ohara O (DNA research : an international journal for rapid publication of reports on genes and genomes 1999) 2 3 4 60
  2. Meta-analyses identify 13 loci associated with age at menopause and highlight DNA repair and immune pathways. (PMID: 22267201) Stolk L … Lunetta KL (Nature genetics 2012) 3 45 60
  3. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard DS … MGC Project Team (Genome research 2004) 3 4 60
  4. The full-ORF clone resource of the German cDNA Consortium. (PMID: 17974005) Bechtel S … Schupp I (BMC genomics 2007) 4 60
  5. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T … Sugano S (Nature genetics 2004) 4 60

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