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Aliases for THEM6 Gene

Aliases for THEM6 Gene

  • Thioesterase Superfamily Member 6 2 3 4
  • Mesenchymal Stem Cell Protein DSCD75 3 4
  • C8orf55 3 4
  • Chromosome 8 Open Reading Frame 55 2
  • UPF0670 Protein C8orf55 3
  • UPF0670 Protein THEM6 3
  • Protein THEM6 3
  • DSCD75 3

External Ids for THEM6 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for THEM6 Gene

  • C8orf55

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for THEM6 Gene

  • GC08P143808

Summaries for THEM6 Gene

GeneCards Summary for THEM6 Gene

THEM6 (Thioesterase Superfamily Member 6) is a Protein Coding gene.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for THEM6 Gene

Genomics for THEM6 Gene

Epigenetics Products

  • DNA Methylation CpG Assay Predesigned for Pyrosequencing in human,mouse,rat

Genomic Location for THEM6 Gene

142,727,203 bp from pter
142,736,932 bp from pter
9,730 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for THEM6 Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for THEM6 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for THEM6 Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for THEM6 Gene

Proteins for THEM6 Gene

  • Protein details for THEM6 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein THEM6
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B2RDN6
    • Q8NBN2
    • Q9NYI2

    Protein attributes for THEM6 Gene

    208 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    23865 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for THEM6 Gene

Proteomics data for THEM6 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for THEM6 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for THEM6 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for THEM6 Gene

Domains for THEM6 Gene

Protein Domains for THEM6 Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q8WUY1
  • Belongs to the THEM6 family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with THEM6: view

No data available for Gene Families and Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for THEM6 Gene

Function for THEM6 Gene

Phenotypes for THEM6 Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for THEM6:
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with THEM6: view

Animal Model Products

CRISPR Products

miRNA for THEM6 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target THEM6

miRNA Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for THEM6

In Situ Assay Products

Flow Cytometry Products

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for THEM6 Gene

Localization for THEM6 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for THEM6 Gene


Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for THEM6 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005576 extracellular region IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with THEM6: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS for THEM6 Gene

Pathways for THEM6 Gene

SuperPathways for THEM6 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for THEM6 Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 4 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: ENSP00000338607 Q8WUY1-THEM6_HUMAN for THEM6 Gene via STRING I2D

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for THEM6 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source for THEM6 Gene

Transcripts for THEM6 Gene

Unigene Clusters for THEM6 Gene

Thioesterase superfamily member 6:
Representative Sequences:

CRISPR Products

miRNA Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for THEM6

Primer Products

  • QuantiTect SYBR Green Assays in human,mouse,rat
  • Pre-validated RT² qPCR Primer Assay in human,mouse,rat
  • QuantiFast Probe-based Assays in human,mouse,rat

Flow Cytometry Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for THEM6 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c ^ 2a · 2b · 2c ^ 3
SP2: -
SP3: - -

Relevant External Links for THEM6 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for THEM6 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for THEM6 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for THEM6 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Nasal epithelium (53.1).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, MOPED, and MaxQB for THEM6 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for THEM6 Gene Hs.368402

genes like me logo Genes that share expressions with THEM6: view

Expression partners for THEM6 Gene

In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for THEM6 Gene

Orthologs for THEM6 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for THEM6 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia THEM6 35
  • 86.24 (n)
  • 86.77 (a)
THEM6 36
  • 87 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Them6 35
  • 83.87 (n)
  • 89.36 (a)
Them6 16
Them6 36
  • 88 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia THEM6 35
  • 99.68 (n)
  • 100 (a)
THEM6 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Them6 35
  • 84.57 (n)
  • 88.83 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia THEM6 36
  • 86 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia THEM6 36
  • 66 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia THEM6 36
  • 59 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia them6 35
  • 64.72 (n)
  • 60.64 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii si:ch73-52e5.2 35
  • 59.32 (n)
  • 53.23 (a)
THEM6 (1 of 2) 36
  • 50 (a)
THEM6 (2 of 2) 36
  • 47 (a)
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP003487 35
  • 51.5 (n)
  • 35.39 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG4666 35
  • 52.06 (n)
  • 37.08 (a)
CG4660 36
  • 26 (a)
CG4666 36
  • 36 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 24 (a)
Species with no ortholog for THEM6:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • 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 THEM6 Gene

Gene Tree for THEM6 (if available)
Gene Tree for THEM6 (if available)

Paralogs for THEM6 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for THEM6 Gene

Variants for THEM6 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for THEM6 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 08 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs749610 -- 142,737,085(+) AGGCT(C/G)GCAGG downstream-variant-500B
rs2572912 -- 142,732,474(+) agaac(C/T)ggaac intron-variant
rs2572913 -- 142,733,121(+) tgtcc(C/G)gattg intron-variant
rs2585134 -- 142,734,117(-) atgat(A/G)gaaga intron-variant
rs2585135 -- 142,732,775(-) gaaat(C/T)gagac intron-variant

Relevant External Links for THEM6 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for THEM6 Gene

Disorders for THEM6 Gene

No disorders were found for THEM6 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships , Genatlas and External Links for THEM6 Gene

Publications for THEM6 Gene

  1. Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences. (PMID: 12477932) Strausberg R.L. … Marra M.A. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2002) 2 3
  2. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4
  3. Signal sequence and keyword trap in silico for selection of full- length human cDNAs encoding secretion or membrane proteins from oligo- capped cDNA libraries. (PMID: 16303743) Otsuki T. … Isogai T. (DNA Res. 2005) 3 4
  4. Transcriptome analysis of human gastric cancer. (PMID: 16341674) Oh J.H. … Kim N.S. (Mamm. Genome 2005) 3
  5. Hsp90 cochaperone Aha1 downregulation rescues misfolding of CFTR in cystic fibrosis. (PMID: 17110338) Wang X. … Balch W.E. (Cell 2006) 3

Products for THEM6 Gene

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