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Aliases for STH Gene

Aliases for STH Gene

  • Saitohin 2 3 5
  • Microtubule-Associated Protein Tau (MAPT) Intronic Transcript 2 3
  • MAPTIT 3

External Ids for STH Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for STH Gene

  • GC17U990336
  • GC17P041432
  • GC17P044076

Summaries for STH Gene

GeneCards Summary for STH Gene

STH (Saitohin) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with STH include Trichuriasis and Dysbaric Osteonecrosis.

Gene Wiki entry for STH Gene

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

Genomics for STH Gene

Regulatory Elements for STH Gene

Enhancers for STH Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Score Enhancer Sources TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Other Gene Targets for Enhancer

Enhancers around STH on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for STH Gene

45,999,250 bp from pter
45,999,694 bp from pter
445 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for STH Gene

Genes around STH on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

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

RefSeq DNA sequence for STH Gene

Proteins for STH Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A1L3X7

    Protein attributes for STH Gene

    128 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    13652 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with PRDX6.
    • Was called saitohin in honor of the late Tsuanao Saitoh and his laboratory.

neXtProt entry for STH Gene

Proteomics data for STH Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for STH Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for STH Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for STH Gene

Domains & Families for STH Gene

Protein Domains for STH Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for STH Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

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

No data available for Gene Families and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for STH Gene

Function for STH Gene

Phenotypes for STH Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for STH:
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with STH: view

Animal Model Products

CRISPR Products

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

Localization for STH Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for STH Gene

Cytoplasm. Nucleus.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for STH Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for STH gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 4
chloroplast 1
endoplasmic reticulum 1
extracellular 1
golgi apparatus 1
mitochondrion 1
vacuole 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for STH Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with STH: view

Pathways & Interactions for STH Gene

SuperPathways for STH Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for STH Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for STH Gene


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

Drugs & Compounds for STH Gene

(8) Drugs for STH Gene - From: ClinicalTrials

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
Albendazole Approved Pharma 74
Ivermectin Approved Pharma NAChR/purinergic P2X4 receptor modulator 52
Anthelmintics Pharma 419
Anti-Infective Agents Pharma 20611
Antimitotic Agents Pharma 5447
genes like me logo Genes that share compounds with STH: view

Transcripts for STH Gene

mRNA/cDNA for STH Gene

(1) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(3) Additional mRNA sequences :
(1) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for STH Gene

Representative Sequences:

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

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for STH Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for STH Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for STH Gene

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

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Cerebellum (x8.3) and Brain - Cerebellar Hemisphere (x8.2).

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for STH Gene Hs.661831

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for STH Gene

Tissue specificity: Highest expression in placenta, muscle, fetal brain, and adult brain, with lower expression in heart, kidney, stomach, testis, and adrenal gland. In the central nervous system, highest expression is in temporal lobe, hypothalamus, medulla and spinal cord, with lower expression in other brain regions.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with STH: view

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression and Protein tissue co-expression partners for STH Gene

Orthologs for STH Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of human and chimp.

Orthologs for STH Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia STH 35
  • 98.7 (n)
  • 97.66 (a)
Species with no ortholog for STH:
  • 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)
  • chicken (Gallus gallus)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • cow (Bos Taurus)
  • dog (Canis familiaris)
  • 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)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • mouse (Mus musculus)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • 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)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for STH Gene

Gene Tree for STH (if available)
Gene Tree for STH (if available)

Paralogs for STH Gene

No data available for Paralogs for STH Gene

Variants for STH Gene

Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for STH Gene

The Arg-7 polymorphism may be associated with progressive supranuclear palsy.

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for STH Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 17 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
VAR_019548 -

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv127e55 CNV Gain 17911159
nsv510714 CNV Loss 20534489
esv2751686 CNV Gain 17911159
nsv469705 CNV Loss 16826518
nsv2068 CNV Insertion 18451855

Variation tolerance for STH Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 83.7% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 1.51; 29.28% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for STH Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)

Disorders for STH Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(11) MalaCards diseases for STH Gene - From: DISEASES, Novoseek, and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
  • infection by trichuris trichura
dysbaric osteonecrosis
  • caisson disease of bone
  • dwarf tapeworm infection
dementia, frontotemporal
  • dementia, frontotemporal, with or without parkinsonism
koolen-de vries syndrome
  • koolen de vries syndrome
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
Search STH in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

Relevant External Links for STH

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with STH: view

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

Publications for STH Gene

  1. Saitohin, which is nested in the tau locus and confers allele- specific susceptibility to several neurodegenerative diseases, interacts with peroxiredoxin 6. (PMID: 16186110) Gao L. … Andreadis A. (J. Biol. Chem. 2005) 2 3 4 67
  2. HD phenocopies--possible role of Saitohin gene. (PMID: 18300012) JankoviA8 N. … Romac S. (Int. J. Neurosci. 2008) 3 23
  3. Genetic analysis of tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) G-308A and Saitohin Q7R polymorphisms with Alzheimer's disease. (PMID: 18396294) Wang B. … Ma X. (J. Neurol. Sci. 2008) 3 23
  4. Haplotypes and gene expression implicate the MAPT region for Parkinson disease: the GenePD Study. (PMID: 18509094) Tobin J.E. … Myers R.H. (Neurology 2008) 3 23
  5. The Q7R polymorphism in the saitohin gene is rare in a southern Chinese population. (PMID: 18850062) Lin K. … Ma C. (Neurol. Sci. 2008) 3 23

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