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Aliases for TIMM17A Gene

Aliases for TIMM17A Gene

  • Translocase Of Inner Mitochondrial Membrane 17 Homolog A (Yeast) 2 3 5
  • Inner Membrane Preprotein Translocase Tim17a 3 4
  • TIM17A 3 4
  • TIM17 3 4
  • Mitochondrial Inner Membrane Translocase 3
  • Preprotein Translocase 3
  • MIMT17 4
  • TIMM17 4

External Ids for TIMM17A Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TIMM17A Gene

  • GC01P199608
  • GC01P197358
  • GC01P198391
  • GC01P199212
  • GC01P198656
  • GC01P200192
  • GC01P173090

Summaries for TIMM17A Gene

GeneCards Summary for TIMM17A Gene

TIMM17A (Translocase Of Inner Mitochondrial Membrane 17 Homolog A (Yeast)) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Mitochondrial protein import and Transport to the Golgi and subsequent modification. GO annotations related to this gene include P-P-bond-hydrolysis-driven protein transmembrane transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is TIMM17B.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TIMM17A Gene

  • Essential component of the TIM23 complex, a complex that mediates the translocation of transit peptide-containing proteins across the mitochondrial inner membrane.

Gene Wiki entry for TIMM17A Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for TIMM17A Gene

Genomics for TIMM17A Gene

Regulatory Elements for TIMM17A Gene

Enhancers for TIMM17A Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Score Enhancer Sources TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Other Gene Targets for Enhancer

Enhancers around TIMM17A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for TIMM17A Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around TIMM17A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for TIMM17A Gene

201,955,491 bp from pter
201,970,661 bp from pter
15,171 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for TIMM17A Gene

Genes around TIMM17A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
TIMM17A Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for TIMM17A Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for TIMM17A Gene

Proteins for TIMM17A Gene

  • Protein details for TIMM17A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Mitochondrial import inner membrane translocase subunit Tim17-A
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B2RDM5
    • Q9BWF5

    Protein attributes for TIMM17A Gene

    171 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    18024 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Component of the TIM23 complex at least composed of TIMM23, TIMM17 (TIMM17A or TIMM17B) and TIMM50. The complex interacts with the TIMM44 component of the PAM complex and with DNAJC15.

neXtProt entry for TIMM17A Gene

Proteomics data for TIMM17A Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for TIMM17A Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for TIMM17A Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

Antibody Products

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for TIMM17A Gene

Domains & Families for TIMM17A Gene

Protein Domains for TIMM17A Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for TIMM17A Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the Tim17/Tim22/Tim23 family.
  • Belongs to the Tim17/Tim22/Tim23 family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with TIMM17A: view

No data available for Gene Families for TIMM17A Gene

Function for TIMM17A Gene

Molecular function for TIMM17A Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Essential component of the TIM23 complex, a complex that mediates the translocation of transit peptide-containing proteins across the mitochondrial inner membrane.
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with TIMM17A: view

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for TIMM17A Gene

Localization for TIMM17A Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TIMM17A Gene

Mitochondrion inner membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for TIMM17A Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for TIMM17A gene
Compartment Confidence
mitochondrion 5
nucleus 4
plasma membrane 2
cytosol 1
lysosome 1
vacuole 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for TIMM17A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005654 nucleoplasm IDA --
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Pathways & Interactions for TIMM17A Gene

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Pathways by source for TIMM17A Gene

2 Reactome pathways for TIMM17A Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for TIMM17A Gene


No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for TIMM17A Gene

Drugs & Compounds for TIMM17A Gene

(1) Drugs for TIMM17A Gene - From: Novoseek

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
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Transcripts for TIMM17A Gene

Unigene Clusters for TIMM17A Gene

Translocase of inner mitochondrial membrane 17 homolog A (yeast):
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for TIMM17A Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b ^ 5 ^ 6a · 6b · 6c
SP2: -
SP3: - -

Relevant External Links for TIMM17A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for TIMM17A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for TIMM17A Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for TIMM17A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Fetal Brain (37.3), Stomach (21.8), and Placenta (9.9).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for TIMM17A Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for TIMM17A Gene Hs.20716

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Protein tissue co-expression partners for TIMM17A Gene

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for TIMM17A Gene

Orthologs for TIMM17A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for TIMM17A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia TIMM17A 35
  • 87.13 (n)
  • 95.91 (a)
TIMM17A 36
  • 96 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia TIMM17A 35
  • 95.13 (n)
  • 99.42 (a)
TIMM17A 36
  • 99 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Timm17a 35
  • 89.08 (n)
  • 95.91 (a)
Timm17a 16
Timm17a 36
  • 96 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia TIMM17A 35
  • 98.83 (n)
  • 97.66 (a)
TIMM17A 36
  • 98 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Timm17a 35
  • 90.06 (n)
  • 96.49 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia TIMM17A 36
  • 96 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia TIMM17A 36
  • 97 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves TIMM17A 35
  • 79.92 (n)
  • 93.37 (a)
TIMM17A 36
  • 94 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia TIMM17A 36
  • 94 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia Str.10877 35
timm17a 35
  • 72.85 (n)
  • 83.83 (a)
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Xl.30296 35
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii timm17a 35
  • 77.31 (n)
  • 89.16 (a)
timm17a 36
  • 89 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG1724 37
  • 57 (a)
Tim17a1 37
  • 59 (a)
Tim17a2 37
  • 57 (a)
Tim17b1 37
  • 65 (a)
Tim17b2 37
  • 59 (a)
CG1724 36
  • 52 (a)
Tim17a1 36
  • 38 (a)
Tim17a2 36
  • 35 (a)
Tim17b 36
  • 65 (a)
Tim17b1 36
  • 49 (a)
Tim17b2 36
  • 56 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea E04A4.5 37
  • 50 (a)
D2096.1 36
  • 26 (a)
E04A4.5 36
  • 43 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes TIM17 36
  • 47 (a)
(Oryza sativa)
Liliopsida Os03g0415500 35
  • 54.64 (n)
  • 59.4 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.4827 36
  • 51 (a)
Species with no ortholog for TIMM17A:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African malaria mosquito (Anopheles gambiae)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • 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 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)

Evolution for TIMM17A Gene

Gene Tree for TIMM17A (if available)
Gene Tree for TIMM17A (if available)

Paralogs for TIMM17A Gene

Paralogs for TIMM17A Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for TIMM17A Gene using alignment to 2 proteins: Pseudogenes for TIMM17A Gene

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Variants for TIMM17A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for TIMM17A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs4648 - 201,965,450(+) CCATG(A/G)TTGGG reference, missense
rs7513 -- 201,969,867(-) AAGGA(A/G)ATGAT utr-variant-3-prime
rs1128660 -- 201,970,225(+) ATTTC(A/C)CCAGA utr-variant-3-prime
rs1128672 -- 201,970,290(+) CTGGC(A/C)CTGGA utr-variant-3-prime
rs1045893 -- 201,970,624(+) ATTTT(C/T)GACTG utr-variant-3-prime

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for TIMM17A Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv161136 CNV Loss 16902084

Variation tolerance for TIMM17A Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 55.8% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 4.62; 65.50% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Relevant External Links for TIMM17A Gene

Disorders for TIMM17A Gene

Relevant External Links for TIMM17A

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

No disorders were found for TIMM17A Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for TIMM17A Gene

Publications for TIMM17A Gene

  1. Genetic and structural characterization of the human mitochondrial inner membrane translocase. (PMID: 10339406) Bauer M.F. … Hofmann S. (J. Mol. Biol. 1999) 2 3 4 23 67
  2. The preprotein translocase of the inner mitochondrial membrane: evolutionary conservation of targeting and assembly of Tim17. (PMID: 8893850) Boemer U. … Maarse A.C. (J. Mol. Biol. 1996) 2 3 23
  3. The TIM17.23 preprotein translocase of mitochondria: composition and function in protein transport into the matrix. (PMID: 10393182) Moro F. … Brunner M. (EMBO J. 1999) 3 23
  4. Methylation-controlled J-protein MCJ acts in the import of proteins into human mitochondria. (PMID: 23263864) Schusdziarra C. … Hell K. (Hum. Mol. Genet. 2013) 3
  5. High TIMM17A expression is associated with adverse pathological and clinical outcomes in human breast cancer. (PMID: 20972741) Salhab M. … Mokbel K. (Breast Cancer 2012) 3

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