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Aliases for SOWAHA Gene

Aliases for SOWAHA Gene

  • Sosondowah Ankyrin Repeat Domain Family Member A 2 3 5
  • Ankyrin Repeat Domain-Containing Protein 43 3 4
  • Protein Sosondowah Homolog A 3 4
  • ANKRD43 3 4
  • Ankyrin Repeat Domain-Containing Protein SOWAHA 3
  • Ankyrin Repeat Domain 43 2

External Ids for SOWAHA Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for SOWAHA Gene

  • ANKRD43

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SOWAHA Gene

  • GC05P132150

Summaries for SOWAHA Gene

GeneCards Summary for SOWAHA Gene

SOWAHA (Sosondowah Ankyrin Repeat Domain Family Member A) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is SOWAHB.

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 SOWAHA Gene

Genomics for SOWAHA Gene

Regulatory Elements for SOWAHA Gene

Enhancers for SOWAHA 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
GH05F132770 1.3 Ensembl ENCODE 11.8 -38.8 -38822 7.9 HDGF PKNOX1 ARID4B SIN3A ZNF48 YY1 GLIS2 CBX5 GATA2 ZNF143 SEPT8 CCNI2 KIF3A RAD50 ENSG00000224431 SOWAHA SHROOM1 TH2LCRR IL13 IL4
GH05F132384 1.3 Ensembl ENCODE 10.8 -425.6 -425640 6.6 HDGF WRNIP1 ARID4B SIN3A ZNF48 GLIS2 ELK1 ZNF143 ZNF207 FOS LOC553103 SLC22A5 C5orf56 IRF1 ENSG00000202533 LOC105379175 LOC102723741 SOWAHA IL5 RAD50
GH05F132767 1.2 Ensembl ENCODE 11.1 -45.3 -45335 1.6 ATF1 PKNOX1 ARNT CREB3L1 ZNF766 GATA2 FOS JUNB NCOA1 TBX21 SEPT8 CCNI2 KIF3A SHROOM1 SOWAHA TH2LCRR IL4 RNU7-15P RNA5SP192 ENSG00000230612
GH05F132526 1.1 Ensembl ENCODE 11 -286.4 -286424 1.4 HDGF CBX3 TBL1XR1 CREB3L1 ARID4B ZNF2 RAD21 SLC30A9 ZNF143 ZNF207 RAD50 IL5 SOWAHA ENSG00000230612 GC05P132531 IRF1
GH05F132529 1 FANTOM5 ENCODE 10.9 -283.9 -283862 0.2 HDAC1 ATF1 TAL1 ZEB2 DPF2 ARID1B ZNF316 HDAC2 KLF16 PBX2 IL5 RAD50 SOWAHA IL4 ENSG00000230612 IL13 CSF2 IL3 SLC22A5 GC05P132531
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around SOWAHA on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for SOWAHA Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00001873784 477 1600 KLF1 ESRRA EBF1 ZIC2 ZFHX2 PATZ1 KLF8 ZBTB20 EZH2 EGR2

Genomic Location for SOWAHA Gene

132,813,324 bp from pter
132,816,797 bp from pter
3,474 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for SOWAHA Gene

Genes around SOWAHA on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

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

Proteins for SOWAHA Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Ankyrin repeat domain-containing protein SOWAHA
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q8NAE7

    Protein attributes for SOWAHA Gene

    549 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    57443 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=AAI04772.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=AAI04776.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=BAC03975.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for SOWAHA Gene

Post-translational modifications for SOWAHA Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for SOWAHA Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SOWAHA Gene

Domains & Families for SOWAHA Gene

Gene Families for SOWAHA Gene

Protein Domains for SOWAHA Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for SOWAHA Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the SOWAH family.
  • Contains 2 ANK repeats.
  • Belongs to the SOWAH family.
  • Contains 2 ANK repeats.
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Function for SOWAHA Gene

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

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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 SOWAHA Gene

Localization for SOWAHA 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 SOWAHA gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 2
cytosol 2
extracellular 1
mitochondrion 1

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

Pathways & Interactions for SOWAHA Gene

SuperPathways for SOWAHA Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for SOWAHA Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SOWAHA Gene


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

Transcripts for SOWAHA Gene


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

Unigene Clusters for SOWAHA Gene

Sosondowah ankyrin repeat domain family member A:
Representative Sequences:

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

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for SOWAHA Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for SOWAHA Gene

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

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

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

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Nucleus accumbens (basal ganglia) (x10.2), Brain - Putamen (basal ganglia) (x8.9), Brain - Caudate (basal ganglia) (x7.2), Brain - Amygdala (x6.0), and Brain - Hippocampus (x4.4).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for SOWAHA Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Gallbladder (39.9), Pancreas (7.4), Prostate (7.4), and Urinary Bladder (6.4).

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

Protein tissue co-expression partners for SOWAHA Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of SOWAHA Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for SOWAHA Gene:

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No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for SOWAHA Gene

Orthologs for SOWAHA Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for SOWAHA Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia SOWAHA 34 35
  • 99.15 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia SOWAHA 34 35
  • 81.82 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ANKRD43 34
  • 79.95 (n)
  • 73 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Sowaha 34 16 35
  • 77.67 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Sowaha 34
  • 77.29 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia SOWAHA 35
  • 71 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia SOWAHA 35
  • 51 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves SOWAHA 35
  • 41 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii SOWAHA (2 of 2) 35
  • 34 (a)
sowahaa 35
  • 30 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta sowah 35
  • 11 (a)
Species where no ortholog for SOWAHA 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)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for SOWAHA Gene

Gene Tree for SOWAHA (if available)
Gene Tree for SOWAHA (if available)

Paralogs for SOWAHA Gene

Paralogs for SOWAHA Gene

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Variants for SOWAHA Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SOWAHA Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 05 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs10051188 -- 132,816,165(+) TTTTT(A/T)AAAAA utr-variant-3-prime
rs10075719 -- 132,816,386(+) CCATT(G/T)GAAAG utr-variant-3-prime
rs111532674 -- 132,815,102(+) GGCCC(A/G)AGGCT reference, missense
rs111577433 -- 132,815,024(+) GGTGG(A/C/T)CGCCA reference, missense
rs111670249 -- 132,816,163(+) ATTTT(A/T)TAAAA utr-variant-3-prime

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv3890740 CNV loss 25118596
nsv830489 CNV loss 17160897

Variation tolerance for SOWAHA Gene

Gene Damage Index Score: 7.60; 82.64% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for SOWAHA Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

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

Disorders for SOWAHA Gene

Relevant External Links for SOWAHA

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for SOWAHA Gene.

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

Publications for SOWAHA Gene

  1. An ancient genomic regulatory block conserved across bilaterians and its dismantling in tetrapods by retrogene replacement. (PMID: 22234889) Maeso I. … Garcia-FernA ndez J. (Genome Res. 2012) 2 3 64
  2. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4 64
  3. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard D.S. … Malek J. (Genome Res. 2004) 3 4 64
  4. Lys-N and trypsin cover complementary parts of the phosphoproteome in a refined SCX-based approach. (PMID: 19413330) Gauci S. … Mohammed S. (Anal. Chem. 2009) 4 64
  5. Identification of host proteins required for HIV infection through a functional genomic screen. (PMID: 18187620) Brass A.L. … Elledge S.J. (Science 2008) 3 64

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