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Aliases for SYT13 Gene

Aliases for SYT13 Gene

  • Synaptotagmin 13 2 3 5
  • Synaptotagmin XIII 2 3 4
  • SytXIII 3 4
  • Synaptotagmin-13 3
  • KIAA1427 4

External Ids for SYT13 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SYT13 Gene

  • GC11M047006
  • GC11P045773
  • GC11M045293
  • GC11M045226
  • GC11M045218
  • GC11M044971

Summaries for SYT13 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for SYT13 Gene

  • This gene encodes a member of the large synaptotagmin protein family. Family members have an extracellular N-terminal transmembrane domain and a cytoplasmic C terminus with two tandem C2 domains (C2A and C2B). Synaptotogmin family members can form homo- and heteromeric complexes with each other. They also have different biochemical properties and developmental profiles, and patterns of tissue distribution. Synaptotagmins function as membrane traffickers in multicellular organisms. Two alternatively spliced transcript variants that encode different protein isoforms have been described for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Oct 2011]

GeneCards Summary for SYT13 Gene

SYT13 (Synaptotagmin 13) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include calcium ion binding and calcium-dependent phospholipid binding. An important paralog of this gene is SYT12.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SYT13 Gene

  • May be involved in transport vesicle docking to the plasma membrane.

Gene Wiki entry for SYT13 Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for SYT13 Gene

Genomics for SYT13 Gene

Regulatory Elements for SYT13 Gene

Enhancers for SYT13 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
GH11F045259 1.3 Ensembl ENCODE 29.2 +26.4 26382 1.8 JUND TAF1 JUN CEBPB USF2 SMARCC2 TCF7L2 SYT13 LOC105376653
GH11F045264 1 Ensembl ENCODE 28.1 +20.2 20226 3.7 CTCF CBX3 JUN CHD4 FOSL1 ZNF316 DIDO1 POLR2A RBAK NFE2 SYT13 ENSG00000254664 LOC101928812 LOC105376653
GH11F045272 0.2 ENCODE 27.9 +13.5 13458 1.1 CTCF ZNF362 ESRRA NR2F1 ZNF384 RAD21 SYT13 ENSG00000254664 CHST1 LOC105376653
GH11F045178 0.8 ENCODE 24.6 +105.6 105624 3.5 KLF17 SIN3A DMAP1 KAT2B GLIS2 RCOR1 FOS SMARCC1 SP3 SMARCB1 SYT13 LOC105376653 LOC101060179 PIR62216
GH11F045207 0.9 Ensembl ENCODE 22.2 +76.3 76325 4.3 CTCF RFX1 TRIM22 CEBPB NR3C1 RAD21 NR2F2 JUND ZNF341 PRDM10 SYT13 ENSG00000254664 LOC105376653 PRDM11 LOC101060179 PIR62216
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Enhancers around SYT13 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for SYT13 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00001768420 233 601 POLR2A

Genomic Location for SYT13 Gene

45,240,301 bp from pter
45,286,333 bp from pter
46,033 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for SYT13 Gene

Genes around SYT13 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
SYT13 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for SYT13 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for SYT13 Gene

Proteins for SYT13 Gene

  • Protein details for SYT13 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A8K4P4
    • D3DQP1
    • Q9BQS3
    • Q9H041
    • Q9P2C0

    Protein attributes for SYT13 Gene

    426 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    46885 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with NRXN1.
    • Sequence=BAA92665.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for SYT13 Gene

neXtProt entry for SYT13 Gene

Post-translational modifications for SYT13 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for SYT13 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SYT13 Gene

Domains & Families for SYT13 Gene

Gene Families for SYT13 Gene

Protein Domains for SYT13 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for SYT13 Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • The first C2 domain/C2A does not mediate Ca(2+)-dependent phospholipid binding.
  • Belongs to the synaptotagmin family.
  • The first C2 domain/C2A does not mediate Ca(2+)-dependent phospholipid binding.
  • The second C2 domain/C2B domain binds phospholipids regardless of whether calcium is present.
  • Contains 2 C2 domains.
  • Belongs to the synaptotagmin family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with SYT13: view

Function for SYT13 Gene

Molecular function for SYT13 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
May be involved in transport vesicle docking to the plasma membrane.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for SYT13 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005509 NOT calcium ion binding IBA --
GO:0005544 NOT calcium-dependent phospholipid binding IBA --
GO:0019905 syntaxin binding IBA --
GO:0030276 clathrin binding IBA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with SYT13: view
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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for SYT13 Gene

Localization for SYT13 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SYT13 Gene

Membrane; Single-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for SYT13 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for SYT13 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 3
extracellular 2
cytosol 1
endoplasmic reticulum 1
lysosome 1
peroxisome 1
vacuole 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for SYT13 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005886 plasma membrane IBA --
GO:0005887 integral component of plasma membrane IEA --
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
GO:0030133 transport vesicle IDA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with SYT13: view

Pathways & Interactions for SYT13 Gene

SuperPathways for SYT13 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for SYT13 Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 1 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: ENSP00000020926 Q7L8C5-SYT13_HUMAN for SYT13 Gene via STRING IID

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SYT13 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006906 vesicle fusion IBA --
GO:0016192 vesicle-mediated transport IEA --
GO:0017158 NOT regulation of calcium ion-dependent exocytosis IBA --
GO:0048791 calcium ion-regulated exocytosis of neurotransmitter IBA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with SYT13: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for SYT13 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for SYT13 Gene

(1) Drugs for SYT13 Gene - From: HMDB

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
calcium Nutra 0
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Transcripts for SYT13 Gene

Unigene Clusters for SYT13 Gene

Synaptotagmin XIII:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for SYT13 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7a · 7b ^ 8 ^ 9
SP1: - - -
SP2: -
SP3: - -

Relevant External Links for SYT13 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for SYT13 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for SYT13 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for SYT13 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Frontal Cortex (BA9) (x8.0), Brain - Cortex (x6.9), Brain - Anterior cingulate cortex (BA24) (x6.5), Brain - Hypothalamus (x4.4), and Brain - Amygdala (x4.2).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for SYT13 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Frontal cortex (42.2) and Fetal Brain (26.8).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for SYT13 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for SYT13 Gene

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NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of SYT13 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for SYT13 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for SYT13 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Expressed in brain, pancreas and kidney.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with SYT13: view

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Orthologs for SYT13 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for SYT13 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia SYT13 34 35
  • 99.22 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia SYT13 34 35
  • 90.77 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia SYT13 34 35
  • 89.83 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Syt13 34 16 35
  • 87.17 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Syt13 34
  • 86.46 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia SYT13 35
  • 83 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia SYT13 35
  • 78 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves SYT13 35
  • 67 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia SYT13 35
  • 62 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia syt13 34
  • 57.01 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii syt13 34 35
  • 55.23 (n)
Dr.17253 34
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 35
  • 26 (a)
Species where no ortholog for SYT13 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 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 SYT13 Gene

Gene Tree for SYT13 (if available)
Gene Tree for SYT13 (if available)

Paralogs for SYT13 Gene

Paralogs for SYT13 Gene

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Variants for SYT13 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SYT13 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 11 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1000664 -- 45,264,252(+) CTCAG(G/T)GTCCC intron-variant
rs1000665 -- 45,264,534(+) AAGAG(C/G)AAGCT intron-variant
rs10501311 -- 45,275,995(+) TTTTA(C/T)GGGTT intron-variant
rs10501312 -- 45,278,082(+) CTCTA(C/T)TAGTT intron-variant
rs10649998 -- 45,251,387(+) AAAAA(-/AA)TAGTG intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for SYT13 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv3388585 CNV insertion 20981092
nsv305 CNV insertion 18451855

Variation tolerance for SYT13 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 22.4% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 1.25; 24.93% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for SYT13 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SYT13 Gene

Disorders for SYT13 Gene

Relevant External Links for SYT13

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for SYT13 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for SYT13 Gene

Publications for SYT13 Gene

  1. Characterization of KIAA1427 protein as an atypical synaptotagmin (Syt XIII). (PMID: 11171101) Fukuda M. … Mikoshiba K. (Biochem. J. 2001) 2 3 22 64
  2. 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 46 64
  3. Re-expression of tumorigenicity after attenuation of human synaptotagmin 13 in a suppressed microcell hybrid cell line. (PMID: 18202767) Jahn J.E. … Coleman W.B. (Int. J. Oncol. 2008) 3 22 64
  4. 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
  5. Genomic analysis of synaptotagmin genes. (PMID: 11543631) Craxton M.A. (Genomics 2001) 3 4 64

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