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Aliases for SNX20 Gene

Aliases for SNX20 Gene

  • Sorting Nexin 20 2 3
  • SLIC1 3 4 6
  • Selectin Ligand Interactor Cytoplasmic 1 2 3
  • Selectin Ligand-Interactor Cytoplasmic 1 3 4
  • Selectin Ligand Interactor Cytoplasmic-1 3
  • Sorting Nexin-20 3

External Ids for SNX20 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SNX20 Gene

  • GC16M049258
  • GC16M036588

Summaries for SNX20 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for SNX20 Gene

  • SNX20 interacts with the cytoplasmic domain of PSGL1 (SELPLG; MIM 600738) and cycles PSGL1 into endosomes.[supplied by OMIM, Feb 2010]

GeneCards Summary for SNX20 Gene

SNX20 (Sorting Nexin 20) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include phosphatidylinositol binding. An important paralog of this gene is SNX21.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SNX20 Gene

  • Serves as a sorting protein that cycles P-selectin glycoprotein ligand 1 (PSLG1) into endosomes with no impact on leukocytes recruitment

No data available for Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for SNX20 Gene

Genomics for SNX20 Gene

Regulatory Elements for SNX20 Gene

Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the SNX20 gene promoter:

Genomic Location for SNX20 Gene

50,666,300 bp from pter
50,681,353 bp from pter
15,054 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for SNX20 Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for SNX20 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for SNX20 Gene

Proteins for SNX20 Gene

  • Protein details for SNX20 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Sorting nexin-20
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A8K9D5
    • Q08E98
    • Q6P4H2
    • Q8IV59

    Protein attributes for SNX20 Gene

    316 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    36178 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with SELPLG.

    Alternative splice isoforms for SNX20 Gene


neXtProt entry for SNX20 Gene

Proteomics data for SNX20 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for SNX20 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for SNX20 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SNX20 Gene

Domains for SNX20 Gene

Gene Families for SNX20 Gene

  • SNX :Sorting nexins

Protein Domains for SNX20 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for SNX20 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q7Z614
  • The PX domain binds phosphatidylinositol 3-phosphate which is necessary for localization to the endosomes
  • Contains 1 PX (phox homology) domain.
  • Belongs to the sorting nexin family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with SNX20: view

Function for SNX20 Gene

Molecular function for SNX20 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Serves as a sorting protein that cycles P-selectin glycoprotein ligand 1 (PSLG1) into endosomes with no impact on leukocytes recruitment

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for SNX20 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 16189514
GO:0035091 phosphatidylinositol binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with SNX20: view

Phenotypes for SNX20 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with SNX20: view

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for SNX20 Gene

Localization for SNX20 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SNX20 Gene

Cell membrane. Cytoplasm. Nucleus. Endosome. Endosome membrane; Peripheral membrane protein; Cytoplasmic side.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for SNX20 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for SNX20 gene
Compartment Confidence
endosome 5
nucleus 5
plasma membrane 5
cytosol 3
extracellular 1
mitochondrion 1
peroxisome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for SNX20 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IEA --
GO:0005768 endosome --
GO:0005886 plasma membrane IEA --
GO:0010008 endosome membrane IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with SNX20: view

Pathways for SNX20 Gene

SuperPathways for SNX20 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SNX20 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0015031 protein transport IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with SNX20: view

No data available for Pathways by source for SNX20 Gene

Transcripts for SNX20 Gene

Unigene Clusters for SNX20 Gene

Sorting nexin 20:
Representative Sequences:

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for SNX20

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for SNX20 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for SNX20 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for SNX20 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for SNX20 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for SNX20 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Whole Blood (24.1) and Spleen (4.9).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for SNX20 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (35.0) and CD4 Tcells (13.1).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for SNX20 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for SNX20 Gene Hs.715778

genes like me logo Genes that share expressions with SNX20: view

Expression partners for SNX20 Gene

In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for SNX20 Gene

Orthologs for SNX20 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for SNX20 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia SNX20 35
  • 82.43 (n)
  • 78.73 (a)
SNX20 36
  • 78 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia SNX20 35
  • 82.59 (n)
  • 76.58 (a)
SNX20 36
  • 77 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Snx20 35
  • 80.13 (n)
  • 78.21 (a)
Snx20 16
Snx20 36
  • 78 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia SNX20 35
  • 98.73 (n)
  • 97.47 (a)
SNX20 36
  • 97 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Snx20 35
  • 78.85 (n)
  • 75.64 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia SNX20 36
  • 63 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia SNX20 36
  • 61 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves LOC100857504 35
  • 60.61 (n)
  • 58.18 (a)
SNX20 36
  • 50 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia SNX20 36
  • 48 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia LOC100495982 35
  • 55.22 (n)
  • 51.53 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii LOC794759 35
  • 56.07 (n)
  • 47.13 (a)
snx20 36
  • 41 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG3077 36
  • 23 (a)
Species with no ortholog for SNX20:
  • 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)
  • 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 SNX20 Gene

Gene Tree for SNX20 (if available)
Gene Tree for SNX20 (if available)

Paralogs for SNX20 Gene

Paralogs for SNX20 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for SNX20 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with SNX20: view

Variants for SNX20 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SNX20 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 16 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs6596 -- 50,675,812(-) GAGAT(C/T)GCTTC reference, synonymous-codon
rs1131716 - 50,677,423(-) CCTCC(C/T)GCACC reference, missense
rs2066848 -- 50,681,274(+) CCGGC(A/G)ACAAG utr-variant-5-prime
rs2270368 -- 50,680,424(-) GAAGG(C/T)AGAGG intron-variant
rs2270369 -- 50,680,422(-) AGGCA(C/G)AGGAG intron-variant

Relevant External Links for SNX20 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for SNX20 Gene

Disorders for SNX20 Gene

Relevant External Links for SNX20

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator

No disorders were found for SNX20 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships and Genatlas for SNX20 Gene

Publications for SNX20 Gene

  1. SLIC-1/sorting nexin 20: a novel sorting nexin that directs subcellular distribution of PSGL-1. (PMID: 18196517) Schaff U.Y. … Simon S.I. (Eur. J. Immunol. 2008) 2 3 4
  2. Genomewide association study of leprosy. (PMID: 20018961) Zhang F.R. … Liu J.J. (N. Engl. J. Med. 2009) 3 48
  3. Personalized smoking cessation: interactions between nicotine dose, dependence and quit-success genotype score. (PMID: 20379614) Rose J.E. … Uhl G.R. (Mol. Med. 2010) 3 48
  4. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4
  5. The Phox (PX) domain proteins and membrane traffic. (PMID: 16782399) Seet L.F. … Hong W. (Biochim. Biophys. Acta 2006) 2 3

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