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Aliases for RPS17 Gene

Aliases for RPS17 Gene

  • Ribosomal Protein S17 2 3 5
  • RPS17L 3 4
  • Ribosomal Protein S17-Like 2
  • 40S Ribosomal Protein S17 3
  • RPS17L1 3
  • RPS17L2 3
  • DBA4 3
  • S17 3

External Ids for RPS17 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for RPS17 Gene

  • RPS17L

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for RPS17 Gene

  • GC15M079008
  • GC15M076138
  • GC15M080395
  • GC15M080536
  • GC15M080608
  • GC15M082821
  • GC15M059476

Summaries for RPS17 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for RPS17 Gene

  • Ribosomes, the organelles that catalyze protein synthesis, consist of a small 40S subunit and a large 60S subunit. Together these subunits are composed of four RNA species and approximately 80 structurally distinct proteins. This gene encodes a ribosomal protein that is a component of the 40S subunit. The protein belongs to the S17E family of ribosomal proteins and is located in the cytoplasm. Mutations in this gene cause Diamond-Blackfan anemia 4. Alternative splicing of this gene results in multiple transcript variants. As is typical for genes encoding ribosomal proteins, there are multiple processed pseudogenes of this gene dispersed through the genome. [provided by RefSeq, Apr 2014]

GeneCards Summary for RPS17 Gene

RPS17 (Ribosomal Protein S17) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with RPS17 include Diamond-Blackfan Anemia 4 and Diamond-Blackfan Anemia. Among its related pathways are Viral mRNA Translation and Transport to the Golgi and subsequent modification. GO annotations related to this gene include poly(A) RNA binding and structural constituent of ribosome.

Gene Wiki entry for RPS17 Gene

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for RPS17 Gene

Genomics for RPS17 Gene

Regulatory Elements for RPS17 Gene

Promoters for RPS17 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

Genomic Location for RPS17 Gene

82,536,750 bp from pter
82,540,564 bp from pter
3,815 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for RPS17 Gene

Genes around RPS17 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
RPS17 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for RPS17 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for RPS17 Gene

Proteins for RPS17 Gene

  • Protein details for RPS17 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    40S ribosomal protein S17
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B2R4U4
    • P0CW22

    Protein attributes for RPS17 Gene

    135 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    15550 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for RPS17 Gene

neXtProt entry for RPS17 Gene

Post-translational modifications for RPS17 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for RPS17 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for RPS17 Gene

Domains & Families for RPS17 Gene

Gene Families for RPS17 Gene

Protein Domains for RPS17 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for RPS17 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the ribosomal protein S17e family.
  • Belongs to the ribosomal protein S17e family.
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Function for RPS17 Gene

Molecular function for RPS17 Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry:
40S ribosomal protein S17,15kDa

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for RPS17 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003735 structural constituent of ribosome NAS 17647292
GO:0044822 poly(A) RNA binding IDA 22681889
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Human Phenotype Ontology for RPS17 Gene

HPO Id HPO Name Alternative Ids Definition Synonyms

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for RPS17 Gene

Localization for RPS17 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for RPS17 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for RPS17 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 5
extracellular 5
nucleus 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for RPS17 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005654 nucleoplasm TAS --
GO:0005829 cytosol TAS --
GO:0005840 ribosome NAS 3240863
GO:0005925 focal adhesion IDA 21423176
GO:0016020 membrane IDA 19946888
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No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RPS17 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for RPS17 Gene

SuperPathways for RPS17 Gene

Superpath Contained pathways
1 Viral mRNA Translation
2 Activation of the mRNA upon binding of the cap-binding complex and eIFs, and subsequent binding to 43S
3 Influenza Viral RNA Transcription and Replication
4 Infectious disease
5 rRNA processing
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Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for RPS17 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000028 ribosomal small subunit assembly IBA --
GO:0000184 nuclear-transcribed mRNA catabolic process, nonsense-mediated decay TAS --
GO:0006364 rRNA processing TAS --
GO:0006412 translation IC 8706699
GO:0006413 translational initiation TAS --
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No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for RPS17 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for RPS17 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for RPS17 Gene

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for RPS17 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for RPS17 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for RPS17 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for RPS17 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for RPS17 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Pancreas (21.3), Lung (14.3), and Nasal epithelium (10.8).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for RPS17 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for RPS17 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of RPS17 Gene:

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No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for RPS17 Gene

Orthologs for RPS17 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for RPS17 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia RPS17 34
  • 90.62 (n)
  • 98.52 (a)
RPS17 35
  • 99 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia RPS17 34
  • 89.14 (n)
  • 99.26 (a)
-- 35
  • 91 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Rps17 34
  • 89.14 (n)
  • 99.26 (a)
Rps17 16
Rps17 35
  • 99 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia RPS17 34
  • 96.54 (n)
  • 96.3 (a)
-- 35
  • 100 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia -- 35
  • 96 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 35
  • 99 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves RPS17L 34
  • 83.95 (n)
  • 98.52 (a)
RPS17 35
  • 98 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia -- 35
  • 99 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia rps17 34
  • 83.21 (n)
  • 99.26 (a)
Str.6800 34
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Xl.8337 34
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii zgc:114188 34
  • 82.96 (n)
  • 98.5 (a)
RPS17L 35
  • 98 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta RpS17 36
  • 79 (a)
RpS17 35
  • 77 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea rps-17 36
  • 71 (a)
rps-17 34
  • 69.49 (n)
  • 73.73 (a)
rps-17 35
  • 69 (a)
A. gosspyii yeast
(Ashbya gossypii)
Saccharomycetes AGOS_AER319W 34
  • 65.75 (n)
  • 69.72 (a)
K. lactis yeast
(Kluyveromyces lactis)
Saccharomycetes KLLA0B01474g 34
  • 66.06 (n)
  • 69.72 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes RPS17A 34
  • 63.61 (n)
  • 69.72 (a)
RPS17A 35
  • 57 (a)
RPS17B 35
  • 57 (a)
RPS17B 37
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons AT2G05220 34
  • 58.2 (n)
  • 62.7 (a)
(Oryza sativa)
Liliopsida Os.46371 34
Os03g0109500 34
  • 61.16 (n)
  • 64.46 (a)
(Triticum aestivum)
Liliopsida Ta.22649 34
sea squirt
(Ciona intestinalis)
Ascidiacea Cin.14632 34
bread mold
(Neurospora crassa)
Ascomycetes NCU07014 34
  • 69.59 (n)
  • 74.56 (a)
fission yeast
(Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
Schizosaccharomycetes rps1701 34
  • 62.87 (n)
  • 71.05 (a)
Species where no ortholog for RPS17 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • 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)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • 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)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • 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)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)

Evolution for RPS17 Gene

Gene Tree for RPS17 (if available)
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Paralogs for RPS17 Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for RPS17 Gene using alignment to 2 proteins:

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Variants for RPS17 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for RPS17 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 15 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
VAR_034478 -
rs3743155 -- 82,541,172(+) GCAGA(A/G)CTCCC upstream-variant-2KB
rs6991 -- 82,538,982(-) AGTTA(C/G/T)GTCAC nc-transcript-variant, reference, synonymous-codon, stop-gained
rs810682 -- 82,542,193(-) GCCAG(A/C)ctggg upstream-variant-2KB
rs919417 -- 82,539,015(+) GAACA(A/G)TGAGA intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for RPS17 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv21531 CNV gain+loss 19812545
esv22027 CNV gain+loss 19812545
nsv1035899 CNV gain 25217958
nsv1069878 CNV deletion 25765185
nsv1120052 OTHER inversion 24896259
nsv1126402 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv1131093 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv469699 CNV loss 16826518
nsv471686 CNV gain+loss 15918152
nsv483125 CNV loss 15286789
nsv833071 CNV gain 17160897
nsv952012 CNV deletion 24416366
nsv976958 CNV duplication 23825009

Relevant External Links for RPS17 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Variation tolerance for RPS17 Gene

Disorders for RPS17 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(22) MalaCards diseases for RPS17 Gene - From: OMIM, ClinVar, GeneTests, Orphanet, DISEASES, and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
diamond-blackfan anemia 4
  • dba4
diamond-blackfan anemia
  • diamond-blackfan anemia 1
rps17-related diamond-blackfan anemia
  • diamond-blackfan anemia 4
macrocytic anemia
  • anemia macrocytic
diaphragm disease
  • disease of diaphragm
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  • Diamond-Blackfan anemia 4 (DBA4) [MIM:612527]: A form of Diamond-Blackfan anemia, a congenital non-regenerative hypoplastic anemia that usually presents early in infancy. Diamond-Blackfan anemia is characterized by a moderate to severe macrocytic anemia, erythroblastopenia, and an increased risk of developing leukemia. 30 to 40% of Diamond-Blackfan anemia patients present with short stature and congenital anomalies, the most frequent being craniofacial (Pierre-Robin syndrome and cleft palate), thumb and urogenital anomalies. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:17647292, ECO:0000269 PubMed:19061985}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.

Relevant External Links for RPS17

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
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Publications for RPS17 Gene

  1. [Mapping the genes for ribosomal proteins S14 and S17 on human chromosomes using cDNA from a panel of hybrid cells]. (PMID: 7661859) Filipenko M.L. … Mertvetsov N.P. (Bioorg. Khim. 1995) 2 3 22 65
  2. Initial characterization of the human central proteome. (PMID: 21269460) Burkard T.R. … Colinge J. (BMC Syst. Biol. 2011) 3 4 65
  3. System-wide temporal characterization of the proteome and phosphoproteome of human embryonic stem cell differentiation. (PMID: 21406692) Rigbolt K.T. … Blagoev B. (Sci. Signal. 2011) 3 4 65
  4. Quantitative phosphoproteomics reveals widespread full phosphorylation site occupancy during mitosis. (PMID: 20068231) Olsen J.V. … Mann M. (Sci. Signal. 2010) 3 4 65
  5. Mutations in the ribosomal protein genes in Japanese patients with Diamond-Blackfan anemia. (PMID: 20378560) Konno Y. … Ito E. (Haematologica 2010) 3 46 65

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