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Aliases for SYNE4 Gene

Aliases for SYNE4 Gene

  • Spectrin Repeat Containing, Nuclear Envelope Family Member 4 2 3
  • Nuclear Envelope Spectrin Repeat Protein 4 3 4
  • Deafness, Autosomal Recessive 76 2 3
  • C19orf46 3 4
  • Chromosome 19 Open Reading Frame 46 2
  • DFNB76 3
  • Nesp4 3

External Ids for SYNE4 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for SYNE4 Gene

  • C19orf46
  • DFNB76

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SYNE4 Gene

  • GC19M036496
  • GC19M036602
  • GC19M037065

Summaries for SYNE4 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for SYNE4 Gene

  • This gene is a member of the nesprin family of genes, that encode KASH (Klarsicht, Anc-1, Syne Homology) domain-containing proteins. In addition to the KASH domain, this protein also contains a coiled-coil and leucine zipper region, a spectrin repeat, and a kinesin-1 binding region. This protein localizes to the outer nuclear membrane, and is part of the linker of nucleoskeleton and cytoskeleton (LINC) complex in the nuclear envelope. LINC complexes are formed by SUN (Sad1, UNC-84)-KASH pairs, and are thought to mechanically couple nuclear components to the cytoskeleton. Mutations in this gene have been associated with progressive high-frequency hearing loss. The absence of this protein in mice also caused hearing loss, and changes in hair cell morphology in the ears. Alternative splicing results in multiple transcript variants encoding different isoforms. [provided by RefSeq, Aug 2015]

GeneCards Summary for SYNE4 Gene

SYNE4 (Spectrin Repeat Containing, Nuclear Envelope Family Member 4) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SYNE4 include deafness, autosomal recessive 76 and dfna76 nonsyndromic hearing loss and deafness. GO annotations related to this gene include actin binding.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SYNE4 Gene

  • As a component of the LINC (LInker of Nucleoskeleton and Cytoskeleton) complex, involved in the connection between the nuclear lamina and the cytoskeleton. The nucleocytoplasmic interactions established by the LINC complex play an important role in the transmission of mechanical forces across the nuclear envelope and in nuclear movement and positioning (By similarity). Behaves as a kinesin cargo, providing a functional binding site for kinesin-1 at the nuclear envelope. Hence may contribute to the establishment of secretory epithelial morphology by promoting kinesin-dependent apical migration of the centrosome and Golgi apparatus and basal localization of the nucleus (By similarity).

No data available for Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for SYNE4 Gene

Genomics for SYNE4 Gene

Genomic Location for SYNE4 Gene

Chromosome:
19
Start:
36,003,000 bp from pter
End:
36,008,793 bp from pter
Size:
5,794 bases
Orientation:
Minus strand

Genomic View for SYNE4 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for SYNE4 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for SYNE4 Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for SYNE4 Gene

Proteins for SYNE4 Gene

  • Protein details for SYNE4 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Q8N205-SYNE4_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Nesprin-4
    Protein Accession:
    Q8N205
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A8MRS0
    • A8MYE3
    • Q7Z7L3

    Protein attributes for SYNE4 Gene

    Size:
    404 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    43512 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Core component of the LINC complex which is composed of inner nuclear membrane SUN domain-containing proteins coupled to outer nuclear membrane KASH domain-containing nesprins. SUN domain-containing proteins interact with A-type lamins of the nuclear lamina, while at the other end of the complex, nesprins interact with unique cytoskeletal components (By similarity). Interacts with kinesins KIF5B and KLC1 (By similarity).
    SequenceCaution:
    • Sequence=BAC04222.1; Type=Miscellaneous discrepancy; Note=Intron retention.; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for SYNE4 Gene

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

neXtProt entry for SYNE4 Gene

Proteomics data for SYNE4 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for SYNE4 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for SYNE4 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SYNE4 Gene

Domains & Families for SYNE4 Gene

Protein Domains for SYNE4 Gene

InterPro:
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Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for SYNE4 Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q8N205

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

SYNE4_HUMAN :
  • The KASH domain, which contains a transmembrane domain, mediates the nuclear envelope targeting and is involved in the binding to SUN1 and SUN2 through recognition of their SUN domains.
  • Belongs to the nesprin family.
Domain:
  • The KASH domain, which contains a transmembrane domain, mediates the nuclear envelope targeting and is involved in the binding to SUN1 and SUN2 through recognition of their SUN domains.
  • Contains 1 KASH domain.
Family:
  • Belongs to the nesprin family.
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No data available for Gene Families for SYNE4 Gene

Function for SYNE4 Gene

Molecular function for SYNE4 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
As a component of the LINC (LInker of Nucleoskeleton and Cytoskeleton) complex, involved in the connection between the nuclear lamina and the cytoskeleton. The nucleocytoplasmic interactions established by the LINC complex play an important role in the transmission of mechanical forces across the nuclear envelope and in nuclear movement and positioning (By similarity). Behaves as a kinesin cargo, providing a functional binding site for kinesin-1 at the nuclear envelope. Hence may contribute to the establishment of secretory epithelial morphology by promoting kinesin-dependent apical migration of the centrosome and Golgi apparatus and basal localization of the nucleus (By similarity).

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for SYNE4 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 21516116
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Phenotypes for SYNE4 Gene

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for SYNE4 Gene

Localization for SYNE4 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SYNE4 Gene

Nucleus outer membrane; Single-pass type IV membrane protein. Note=Localization at the nucleus outer membrane requires the presence of SUN1. {ECO:0000250}.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for SYNE4 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for SYNE4 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 4

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for SYNE4 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IBA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane --
GO:0031309 integral component of nuclear outer membrane ISS --
GO:0034993 LINC complex IBA --
GO:0044732 mitotic spindle pole body IBA --
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Pathways & Interactions for SYNE4 Gene

SuperPathways for SYNE4 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SYNE4 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0043148 mitotic spindle stabilization IBA --
GO:0045198 establishment of epithelial cell apical/basal polarity ISS --
GO:0071790 establishment of spindle pole body localization to nuclear envelope IBA --
GO:1903087 mitotic spindle pole body duplication IBA --
GO:1990608 mitotic spindle pole body localization to nuclear envelope IBA --
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No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for SYNE4 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for SYNE4 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for SYNE4 Gene

Unigene Clusters for SYNE4 Gene

Spectrin repeat containing, nuclear envelope family member 4:
Representative Sequences:

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  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for SYNE4

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for SYNE4 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b ^ 5 ^ 6a · 6b ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b
SP1: - - - -
SP2:
SP3:
SP4: - -

Relevant External Links for SYNE4 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
SYNE4
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
SYNE4

Expression for SYNE4 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for SYNE4 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for SYNE4 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Pituitary (x5.8), Brain - Cerebellar Hemisphere (x4.5), and Brain - Cerebellum (x4.5).

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for SYNE4 Gene Hs.436743

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No data available for Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Protein tissue co-expression partners for SYNE4 Gene

Orthologs for SYNE4 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of mammals.

Orthologs for SYNE4 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia SYNE4 35
  • 80.68 (n)
  • 68.21 (a)
SYNE4 36
  • 70 (a)
OneToOne
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia SYNE4 35
  • 80.05 (n)
  • 73.07 (a)
SYNE4 36
  • 74 (a)
OneToOne
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Syne4 35
  • 76.72 (n)
  • 68.3 (a)
Syne4 16
Syne4 36
  • 68 (a)
OneToOne
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia SYNE4 35
  • 98.76 (n)
  • 97.77 (a)
SYNE4 36
  • 98 (a)
OneToOne
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia LOC100911963 35
  • 76.98 (n)
  • 67.73 (a)
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia SYNE4 36
  • 54 (a)
OneToOne
Species with no ortholog for SYNE4:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • 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)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for SYNE4 Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for SYNE4 (if available)
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Gene Tree for SYNE4 (if available)

Paralogs for SYNE4 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for SYNE4 Gene

Variants for SYNE4 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SYNE4 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 19 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs2073893 -- 36,007,513(+) AGGCC(C/T)GGGGG intron-variant
rs2285422 - 36,006,456(+) CCCCT(C/G)TGGCC missense, reference, intron-variant
rs2285423 -- 36,006,471(+) AGCTC(A/G)CAGGG synonymous-codon, reference, intron-variant
rs2285424 -- 36,008,271(+) CATCT(C/T)GGGGG synonymous-codon, reference
rs7249321 -- 36,007,658(+) gatca(C/T)ttgag intron-variant

Variation tolerance for SYNE4 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 98.1% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 3.10; 50.97% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for SYNE4 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
SYNE4
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
SYNE4

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for SYNE4 Gene

Disorders for SYNE4 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(3) MalaCards diseases for SYNE4 Gene - From: OMIM, ClinVar, GeneTests, Orphanet, and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
deafness, autosomal recessive 76
  • deafness, autosomal recessive, 76
dfna76 nonsyndromic hearing loss and deafness
  • deafness, autosomal recessive 76
autosomal recessive non-syndromic sensorineural deafness type dfnb
  • autosomal recessive isolated neurosensory deafness type dfnb
- elite association
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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot

SYNE4_HUMAN
  • Deafness, autosomal recessive, 76 (DFNB76) [MIM:615540]: A form of non-syndromic sensorineural deafness, a disorder resulting from damage to the neural receptors of the inner ear, the nerve pathways to the brain, or the area of the brain that receives sound information. DFNB76 affected individuals have onset of progressive high frequency hearing impairment between birth and 6 years of age. The hearing loss is severe at high frequencies by adulthood. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:23348741}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.

Relevant External Links for SYNE4

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
SYNE4
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Publications for SYNE4 Gene

  1. The LINC complex is essential for hearing. (PMID: 23348741) Horn H.F. … Avraham K.B. (J. Clin. Invest. 2013) 2 67
  2. The BioPlex Network: A Systematic Exploration of the Human Interactome. (PMID: 26186194) Huttlin E.L. … Gygi S.P. (Cell 2015) 67
  3. A proteome-scale map of the human interactome network. (PMID: 25416956) Rolland T. … Vidal M. (Cell 2014) 67
  4. Next-generation sequencing to generate interactome datasets. (PMID: 21516116) Yu H. … Vidal M. (Nat. Methods 2011) 67
  5. A directed protein interaction network for investigating intracellular signal transduction. (PMID: 21900206) Vinayagam A. … Wanker E.E. (Sci Signal 2011) 67

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