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Aliases for TDGF1 Gene

Aliases for TDGF1 Gene

  • Teratocarcinoma-Derived Growth Factor 1 2 3 5
  • Epidermal Growth Factor-Like Cripto Protein CR1 3 4
  • Cripto-1 Growth Factor 3 4
  • CRIPTO 3 4
  • CRGF 3 4
  • CR 3

External Ids for TDGF1 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TDGF1 Gene

  • GC03P045859
  • GC03P046435
  • GC03P046579
  • GC03P046594
  • GC03P046616

Summaries for TDGF1 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for TDGF1 Gene

  • This gene encodes an epidermal growth factor-related protein that contains a cripto, FRL-1, and cryptic domain. The encoded protein is an extracellular, membrane-bound signaling protein that plays an essential role in embryonic development and tumor growth. Mutations in this gene are associated with forebrain defects. Pseudogenes of this gene are found on chromosomes 2, 3, 6, 8, 19 and X. Alternate splicing results in multiple transcript variants. [provided by RefSeq, Mar 2010]

GeneCards Summary for TDGF1 Gene

TDGF1 (Teratocarcinoma-Derived Growth Factor 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with TDGF1 include Midline Interhemispheric Variant Of Holoprosencephaly and Septopreoptic Holoprosencephaly. Among its related pathways are GPCR Pathway and Phospholipase-C Pathway. GO annotations related to this gene include receptor binding and growth factor activity. An important paralog of this gene is CFC1B.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TDGF1 Gene

  • Could play a role in the determination of the epiblastic cells that subsequently give rise to the mesoderm.

Gene Wiki entry for TDGF1 Gene

No data available for CIViC summary , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for TDGF1 Gene

Genomics for TDGF1 Gene

Regulatory Elements for TDGF1 Gene

Enhancers for TDGF1 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
GH03G046572 1.3 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 59.3 +0.9 900 6.2 SOX13 TFAP4 ATF1 ZSCAN4 TEAD4 CHD7 RAD21 YY1 ETS1 POLR2A TDGF1 LRRC2
GH03G046584 0.9 ENCODE 48.3 +11.5 11483 2.6 HNRNPUL1 FOXA2 MLX THRB ZSCAN9 RAD21 YY1 CREM MIXL1 CEBPB TDGF1 RTP3 LTF ALS2CL PRSS46 LRRC2 ENSG00000283877 PIR44476
GH03G046544 1.4 FANTOM5 ENCODE dbSUPER 21.7 -28.5 -28472 2.6 HNRNPUL1 FOXA2 THRB ZSCAN9 RAD21 YY1 CREM MIXL1 CEBPB KAT8 TDGF1 LRRC2-AS1 LOC105377070
GH03G046549 1.6 FANTOM5 ENCODE dbSUPER 15.5 -24.8 -24840 1.3 PKNOX1 ATF1 ARNT ETS1 TCF12 ZNF766 CBX5 GATA2 NCOA1 REST TDGF1 RTP3 LTF LRRC2-AS1 CCR2 LOC105377070
GH03G046541 0.9 dbSUPER 21 -32.2 -32204 2.3 HDGF NFRKB ZBTB40 RAD21 YY1 FOS CEBPB ZEB2 ZNF592 NFIL3 TDGF1 LRRC2-AS1 LOC105377070
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around TDGF1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for TDGF1 Gene

46,574,534 bp from pter
46,582,463 bp from pter
7,930 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for TDGF1 Gene

Genes around TDGF1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
TDGF1 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for TDGF1 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for TDGF1 Gene

Proteins for TDGF1 Gene

  • Protein details for TDGF1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Teratocarcinoma-derived growth factor 1
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q8TCC1

    Protein attributes for TDGF1 Gene

    188 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    21169 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with the activin type-1 receptor ACVR1B.

neXtProt entry for TDGF1 Gene

Post-translational modifications for TDGF1 Gene

Other Protein References for TDGF1 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

Antibody Products

  • Santa Cruz Biotechnology (SCBT) Antibodies for TDGF1

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for TDGF1 Gene

Domains & Families for TDGF1 Gene

Protein Domains for TDGF1 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for TDGF1 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with TDGF1: view

No data available for Gene Families and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TDGF1 Gene

Function for TDGF1 Gene

Molecular function for TDGF1 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Could play a role in the determination of the epiblastic cells that subsequently give rise to the mesoderm.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for TDGF1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005102 receptor binding IDA 11909953
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 12919325
GO:0008083 growth factor activity IDA 8006041
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TDGF1: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with TDGF1: view

Animal Models for TDGF1 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for TDGF1:

Animal Model Products

  • Taconic Biosciences Mouse Models for TDGF1

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for TDGF1 Gene

Localization for TDGF1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TDGF1 Gene

Cell membrane; Lipid-anchor, GPI-anchor.

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 TDGF1 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 5
extracellular 5
cytoskeleton 1
mitochondrion 1
nucleus 1
cytosol 1
endosome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for TDGF1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005615 extracellular space IDA 17720976
GO:0005886 plasma membrane TAS --
GO:0009986 cell surface IDA 12925698
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0016324 apical plasma membrane IDA 17720976
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TDGF1: view

Pathways & Interactions for TDGF1 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with TDGF1: view

SIGNOR curated interactions for TDGF1 Gene


Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for TDGF1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000187 activation of MAPK activity IDA 9013573
GO:0001763 morphogenesis of a branching structure TAS 10070255
GO:0002042 cell migration involved in sprouting angiogenesis IMP 17720976
GO:0007173 NOT epidermal growth factor receptor signaling pathway IDA 8006041
GO:0007507 heart development IDA 9576836
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TDGF1: view

Drugs & Compounds for TDGF1 Gene

(4) Drugs for TDGF1 Gene - From: Novoseek

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
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Transcripts for TDGF1 Gene

Unigene Clusters for TDGF1 Gene

Teratocarcinoma-derived growth factor 1:
Representative Sequences:

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for TDGF1 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for TDGF1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for TDGF1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for TDGF1 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for TDGF1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Spleen (x10.3), Kidney - Cortex (x9.7), Adrenal Gland (x4.7), and Ovary (x4.5).

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of TDGF1 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for TDGF1 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for TDGF1 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Preferentially expressed in gastric and colorectal carcinomas than in their normal counterparts. Expressed in breast and lung.

Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for TDGF1 Gene

  • Kidney(4.2)
  • Nervous system(4.2)

Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for TDGF1 Gene

Germ Layers:
  • ectoderm
  • endoderm
  • mesoderm
  • digestive
  • endocrine
  • integumentary
  • nervous
  • reproductive
  • respiratory
  • skeleton
Head and neck:
  • brain
  • eye
  • face
  • head
  • jaw
  • lip
  • mandible
  • maxilla
  • mouth
  • nose
  • pharynx
  • pituitary gland
  • skull
  • tooth
  • skin
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with TDGF1: view

Primer Products

No data available for Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression and Protein tissue co-expression partners for TDGF1 Gene

Orthologs for TDGF1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for TDGF1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia TDGF1 34 35
  • 99.29 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia TDGF1 34 35
  • 83.79 (n)
-- 35
  • 78 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia TDGF1 34
  • 82.63 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Tdgf1 34 16 35
  • 79.19 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Tdgf1 34
  • 78.22 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia -- 35
  • 25 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia tdgf1.1 34
  • 51.57 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii oep 35
  • 27 (a)
cripto 34
Species where no ortholog for TDGF1 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)
  • 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)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • 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 TDGF1 Gene

Gene Tree for TDGF1 (if available)
Gene Tree for TDGF1 (if available)

Paralogs for TDGF1 Gene

Paralogs for TDGF1 Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for TDGF1 Gene using alignment to 3 proteins:

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Variants for TDGF1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for TDGF1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 03 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs121909501 Pathogenic 46,579,986(+) GCTGC(C/T)CAAGA reference, missense, utr-variant-5-prime
rs1000142928 -- 46,576,720(+) TCCTT(C/T)AGAAA intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs1000179862 -- 46,576,198(+) GGCGC(A/G)GTAGC intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs1000317020 -- 46,580,557(+) AGAAC(C/T)CTTAC intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs1000598874 -- 46,581,382(+) CATTT(C/G)CAAAA upstream-variant-2KB, utr-variant-3-prime

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for TDGF1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv1013306 CNV gain 25217958

Variation tolerance for TDGF1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 64.9% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 3.98; 59.96% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for TDGF1 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TDGF1 Gene

Disorders for TDGF1 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(12) MalaCards diseases for TDGF1 Gene - From: GeneTests, Orphanet, DISEASES, Novoseek, and GeneCards

- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
Search TDGF1 in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

Relevant External Links for TDGF1

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 TDGF1: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for TDGF1 Gene

Publications for TDGF1 Gene

  1. The CRIPTO/FRL-1/CRYPTIC (CFC) domain of human Cripto. (PMID: 12919325) Foley S.F. … Wen D. (Eur. J. Biochem. 2003) 3 4 22 64
  2. Isolation and characterization of the CRIPTO autosomal gene and its X-linked related sequence. (PMID: 1882841) Dono R. … Persico M.G. (Am. J. Hum. Genet. 1991) 2 3 4 64
  3. Teratocarcinoma-derived growth factor 1 (TDGF1) sequence variants in patients with congenital heart defect. (PMID: 19853938) Wang B. … Ma X. (Int. J. Cardiol. 2011) 3 46 64
  4. 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
  5. Teratocarcinoma-derived growth factor-1 is upregulated in aldosterone-producing adenomas and increases aldosterone secretion and inhibits apoptosis in vitro. (PMID: 20385969) Williams T.A. … Mulatero P. (Hypertension 2010) 3 22 64

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