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Aliases for SMCR8 Gene

Aliases for SMCR8 Gene

  • Smith-Magenis Syndrome Chromosome Region, Candidate 8 2 3 5

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SMCR8 Gene

  • GC17P018463
  • GC17P019590
  • GC17P018161
  • GC17P018420
  • GC17P018421
  • GC17P018159
  • GC17P018218
  • GC17P017972
  • GC17P018317
  • GC17P018359
  • GC17P018409

Summaries for SMCR8 Gene

GeneCards Summary for SMCR8 Gene

SMCR8 (Smith-Magenis Syndrome Chromosome Region, Candidate 8) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SMCR8 include Smith-Magenis Syndrome and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis 1.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for SMCR8 Gene

Genomics for SMCR8 Gene

Regulatory Elements for SMCR8 Gene

Enhancers for SMCR8 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
- Elite enhancer/Elite enhancer-gene association

Enhancers around SMCR8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for SMCR8 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

Genomic Location for SMCR8 Gene

18,315,280 bp from pter
18,328,056 bp from pter
12,777 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for SMCR8 Gene

Genes around SMCR8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
SMCR8 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for SMCR8 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for SMCR8 Gene

Proteins for SMCR8 Gene

  • Protein details for SMCR8 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Smith-Magenis syndrome chromosomal region candidate gene 8 protein
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A5PKZ5
    • Q3ZCN0
    • Q6PJL3

    Protein attributes for SMCR8 Gene

    937 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    105022 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for SMCR8 Gene


neXtProt entry for SMCR8 Gene

Post-translational modifications for SMCR8 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for SMCR8 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SMCR8 Gene

Domains & Families for SMCR8 Gene

Gene Families for SMCR8 Gene

Protein Domains for SMCR8 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for SMCR8 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with SMCR8: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SMCR8 Gene

Function for SMCR8 Gene

Phenotypes for SMCR8 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with SMCR8: view

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CRISPR Products

miRNA for SMCR8 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target SMCR8

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

  • Addgene plasmids for SMCR8

Flow Cytometry Products

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for SMCR8 Gene

Localization for SMCR8 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for SMCR8 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for SMCR8 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 5
cytosol 1
vacuole 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for SMCR8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005654 nucleoplasm IDA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with SMCR8: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SMCR8 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for SMCR8 Gene

SuperPathways for SMCR8 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for SMCR8 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SMCR8 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for SMCR8 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for SMCR8 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for SMCR8 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for SMCR8 Gene

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

  • Addgene plasmids for SMCR8

Flow Cytometry Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for SMCR8 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for SMCR8 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for SMCR8 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for SMCR8 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for SMCR8 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Monocytes (23.7), Ovary (16.8), Frontal cortex (10.6), and Testis (7.6).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for SMCR8 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for SMCR8 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of SMCR8 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for SMCR8 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for SMCR8 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Expressed in all tissues tested.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with SMCR8: view

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery and mRNA differential expression in normal tissues for SMCR8 Gene

Orthologs for SMCR8 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for SMCR8 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia SMCR8 34
  • 81.79 (n)
  • 82.32 (a)
SMCR8 35
  • 85 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia SMCR8 34
  • 88.76 (n)
  • 91.01 (a)
SMCR8 35
  • 91 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Smcr8 34
  • 86.06 (n)
  • 89.95 (a)
Smcr8 16
Smcr8 35
  • 90 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia SMCR8 34
  • 99.72 (n)
  • 99.68 (a)
SMCR8 35
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Smcr8 34
  • 86.1 (n)
  • 90.05 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia SMCR8 35
  • 82 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia SMCR8 35
  • 76 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves SMCR8 34
  • 71.9 (n)
  • 72.26 (a)
SMCR8 35
  • 72 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia SMCR8 35
  • 70 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia smcr8 34
  • 63.42 (n)
  • 61.86 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii smcr8a 34
  • 60.21 (n)
  • 58.03 (a)
smcr8a 35
  • 55 (a)
smcr8b 35
  • 40 (a)
Species where no ortholog for SMCR8 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)
  • 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 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 SMCR8 Gene

Gene Tree for SMCR8 (if available)
Gene Tree for SMCR8 (if available)

Paralogs for SMCR8 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for SMCR8 Gene

Variants for SMCR8 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SMCR8 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 17 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs8080966 - 18,317,360(+) CTGCC(C/G/T)CTCTG reference, missense
rs1563632 - 18,317,456(-) GGAAG(C/T)GGATG reference, missense
rs12449313 - 18,317,696(+) TGCCA(A/G)CCCTT reference, missense
rs1962949 -- 18,322,250(-) GCGCA(A/T)CGTGA intron-variant
rs1962950 -- 18,322,151(-) GCCTG(C/T)AGTCC intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for SMCR8 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv1004827 CNV deletion 20482838
nsv155 OTHER inversion 15895083
nsv428333 CNV gain 18775914
nsv473957 CNV novel sequence insertion 20440878
nsv499114 OTHER inversion 21111241
nsv521075 CNV loss 19592680
nsv833386 CNV gain 17160897
nsv833387 CNV loss 17160897

Variation tolerance for SMCR8 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 36.2% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 8.54; 85.99% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for SMCR8 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SMCR8 Gene

Disorders for SMCR8 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(2) MalaCards diseases for SMCR8 Gene - From: DISEASES and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
smith-magenis syndrome
  • smith magenis syndrome
amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 1
  • amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
Search SMCR8 in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

Relevant External Links for SMCR8

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with SMCR8: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for SMCR8 Gene

Publications for SMCR8 Gene

  1. Genes in a refined Smith-Magenis syndrome critical deletion interval on chromosome 17p11.2 and the syntenic region of the mouse. (PMID: 11997338) Bi W. … Lupski J.R. (Genome Res. 2002) 2 3 4 65
  2. Loss of C9ORF72 impairs autophagy and synergizes with polyQ Ataxin-2 to induce motor neuron dysfunction and cell death. (PMID: 27103069) Sellier C. … Charlet-Berguerand N. (EMBO J. 2016) 2 3 65
  3. Discovery of Novel DENN Proteins: Implications for the Evolution of Eukaryotic Intracellular Membrane Structures and Human Disease. (PMID: 23248642) Zhang D. … Aravind L. (Front Genet 2012) 2 3 65
  4. Temporal proteomics of NGF-TrkA signaling identifies an inhibitory role for the E3 ligase Cbl-b in neuroblastoma cell differentiation. (PMID: 25921289) Emdal K.B. … Olsen J.V. (Sci Signal 2015) 3 65
  5. The BioPlex Network: A Systematic Exploration of the Human Interactome. (PMID: 26186194) Huttlin E.L. … Gygi S.P. (Cell 2015) 3 65

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