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Aliases for TEKT5 Gene

Aliases for TEKT5 Gene

  • Tektin 5 2 3
  • Tektin-5 3
  • CT149 3

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Summaries for TEKT5 Gene

GeneCards Summary for TEKT5 Gene

TEKT5 (Tektin 5) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is TEKT4.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TEKT5 Gene

  • Structural component of ciliary and flagellar microtubules. Forms filamentous polymers in the walls of ciliary and flagellar microtubules (By similarity).

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for TEKT5 Gene

Genomics for TEKT5 Gene

Genomic Location for TEKT5 Gene

10,627,501 bp from pter
10,694,945 bp from pter
67,445 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for TEKT5 Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for TEKT5 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for TEKT5 Gene

Regulatory Elements for TEKT5 Gene

Proteins for TEKT5 Gene

  • Protein details for TEKT5 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A1L3Z3

    Protein attributes for TEKT5 Gene

    485 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    56294 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for TEKT5 Gene

Proteomics data for TEKT5 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for TEKT5 Gene

No Post-translational modifications

Other Protein References for TEKT5 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for TEKT5 Gene

Domains for TEKT5 Gene

Protein Domains for TEKT5 Gene



  • Belongs to the tektin family.:
    • Q96M29
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with TEKT5: view

No data available for Gene Families for TEKT5 Gene

Function for TEKT5 Gene

Molecular function for TEKT5 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: Structural component of ciliary and flagellar microtubules. Forms filamentous polymers in the walls of ciliary and flagellar microtubules (By similarity).

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for TEKT5 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 25416956
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TEKT5: view

Phenotypes for TEKT5 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with TEKT5: view

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for TEKT5 Gene

Localization for TEKT5 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TEKT5 Gene

Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton, cilium axoneme. Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton, flagellum axoneme.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for TEKT5 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for TEKT5 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytoskeleton 3
cytosol 2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for TEKT5 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IDA 21630459
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IEA --
GO:0005874 microtubule IEA --
GO:0005929 cilium IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TEKT5: view

Pathways for TEKT5 Gene

SuperPathways for TEKT5 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for TEKT5 Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 2 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: Q96M29-TEKT5_HUMAN ENSP00000283025 for TEKT5 Gene via UniProtKB STRING

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for TEKT5 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source for TEKT5 Gene

Transcripts for TEKT5 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for TEKT5 Gene

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

Unigene Clusters for TEKT5 Gene

Tektin 5:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for TEKT5 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for TEKT5 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for TEKT5 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for TEKT5 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for TEKT5 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (40.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for TEKT5 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for TEKT5 Gene Hs.143519

genes like me logo Genes that share expressions with TEKT5: view

Orthologs for TEKT5 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for TEKT5 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia TEKT5 36
  • 98.35 (n)
  • 97.73 (a)
TEKT5 37
  • 98 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia TEKT5 36
  • 87.54 (n)
  • 85.59 (a)
TEKT5 37
  • 81 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia TEKT5 36
  • 88.73 (n)
  • 88.87 (a)
TEKT5 37
  • 88 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Tekt5 36
  • 82.69 (n)
  • 81.88 (a)
Tekt5 16
Tekt5 37
  • 82 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia TEKT5 37
  • 76 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia TEKT5 37
  • 64 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Tekt5 36
  • 82.47 (n)
  • 82.89 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves TEKT5 36
  • 66.53 (n)
  • 66.32 (a)
TEKT5 37
  • 65 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia TEKT5 37
  • 69 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG17450 37
  • 29 (a)
CG32819 37
  • 29 (a)
CG32820 37
  • 29 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 37
  • 52 (a)
Species with no ortholog for TEKT5:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for TEKT5 Gene

Gene Tree for TEKT5 (if available)
Gene Tree for TEKT5 (if available)

Paralogs for TEKT5 Gene

Paralogs for TEKT5 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for TEKT5 Gene using alignment to 2 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with TEKT5: view

Variants for TEKT5 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for TEKT5 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 16 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs1075554 -- 10,660,360(+) TTCAT(A/G)TTAAG intron-variant
rs1077069 -- 10,660,543(+) CGGGA(A/G)ACAGA intron-variant
rs1078312 -- 10,678,472(-) AAACA(A/G)TCACA intron-variant
rs1078313 -- 10,678,464(-) ACACA(A/C)GCTAT intron-variant
rs1079016 -- 10,676,684(+) CGATG(A/G)GAATG intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for TEKT5 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2658677 CNV Deletion 23128226
esv2674260 CNV Deletion 23128226
esv1434518 CNV Insertion 17803354
nsv833140 CNV Loss 17160897
nsv522111 CNV Loss 19592680
nsv827550 CNV Loss 20364138
esv2713964 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv5815 CNV Loss 19470904
esv2674786 CNV Deletion 23128226
esv1298043 CNV Insertion 17803354
esv1671601 CNV Insertion 17803354
nsv905342 CNV Loss 21882294

Relevant External Links for TEKT5 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

Disorders for TEKT5 Gene

Relevant External Links for TEKT5

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with TEKT5: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TEKT5 Gene

Publications for TEKT5 Gene

  1. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4
  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 49
  3. Proteomic characterization of the human sperm nucleus. (PMID: 21630459) de Mateo S. … Oliva R. (Proteomics 2011) 3
  4. Exome sequencing supports a de novo mutational paradigm for schizophrenia. (PMID: 21822266) Xu B. … Karayiorgou M. (Nat. Genet. 2011) 3
  5. Genetic variants associated with disordered eating. (PMID: 23568457) Wade T.D. … Martin N.G. (Int J Eat Disord 2013) 3

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