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Aliases for TM6SF2 Gene

Aliases for TM6SF2 Gene

  • Transmembrane 6 Superfamily Member 2 2 3 5

External Ids for TM6SF2 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TM6SF2 Gene

  • GC19M019859
  • GC19M019756
  • GC19M019210
  • GC19M019226
  • GC19M019228
  • GC19M019236
  • GC19M019375
  • GC19M018938

Summaries for TM6SF2 Gene

GeneCards Summary for TM6SF2 Gene

TM6SF2 (Transmembrane 6 Superfamily Member 2) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is TM6SF1.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TM6SF2 Gene

  • Regulator of liver fat metabolism influencing triglyceride secretion and hepatic lipid droplet content (PubMed:24531328, PubMed:24927523). May function as sterol isomerase (PubMed:25566323).

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for TM6SF2 Gene

Genomics for TM6SF2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for TM6SF2 Gene

Enhancers for TM6SF2 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
GH19F019402 1.5 FANTOM5 ENCODE 11.4 -132.0 -132044 5.3 PKNOX1 MLX CREB3L1 ZFP64 ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 YY1 CBX5 ZNF143 NDUFA13 GATAD2A TM6SF2 ENSG00000269191 YJEFN3 GMIP HOMER3 RFXANK ENSG00000267234 GC19P019435
GH19F019275 0.8 ENCODE 14.7 -3.4 -3432 2.0 HDAC1 CTCF LEF1 ATF1 CBX3 PKNOX1 NFRKB ZBTB40 KMT2B RELA NDUFA13 TM6SF2 GATAD2A MAU2 GC19M019307
GH19F019484 1.7 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 4 -214.6 -214583 6.3 HDGF PKNOX1 WRNIP1 ARID4B SIN3A YY1 FOS JUNB REST TBX21 GATAD2A YJEFN3 TM6SF2 RFXANK GMIP PBX4 MAU2 GC19M019490 PIR48619
GH19F019456 1.6 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 4 -187.7 -187718 9.8 HDGF PKNOX1 WRNIP1 GLIS2 FOS KLF7 ZNF263 SP5 JUNB REST GATAD2A NDUFA13 GMIP MIR640 MAU2 TM6SF2 RFXANK PBX4 ZNF14 ZNF506
GH19F019641 1 ENCODE 4.9 -369.7 -369672 3.0 ATF1 PKNOX1 CREB3L1 SIN3A ZNF48 ZNF121 GLIS2 ZNF143 KLF13 SP3 LPAR2 TM6SF2 GMIP
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around TM6SF2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for TM6SF2 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00000344855 291 1001 ELF3 BCOR SAP130 SP5 ARID4B DMAP1 RARA KAT8 ZGPAT POLR2A

Genomic Location for TM6SF2 Gene

Chromosome:
19
Start:
19,264,364 bp from pter
End:
19,273,391 bp from pter
Size:
9,028 bases
Orientation:
Minus strand

Genomic View for TM6SF2 Gene

Genes around TM6SF2 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
TM6SF2 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for TM6SF2 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for TM6SF2 Gene

Proteins for TM6SF2 Gene

  • Protein details for TM6SF2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Q9BZW4-TM6S2_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Transmembrane 6 superfamily member 2
    Protein Accession:
    Q9BZW4
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q0IJ64

    Protein attributes for TM6SF2 Gene

    Size:
    377 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    42554 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for TM6SF2 Gene

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

neXtProt entry for TM6SF2 Gene

Post-translational modifications for TM6SF2 Gene

No Post-translational modifications

Other Protein References for TM6SF2 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for TM6SF2 Gene

Domains & Families for TM6SF2 Gene

Protein Domains for TM6SF2 Gene

InterPro:
ProtoNet:

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for TM6SF2 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q9BZW4

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

TM6S2_HUMAN :
  • Contains 2 EXPERA domains.
  • Belongs to the TM6SF family.
Domain:
  • Contains 2 EXPERA domains.
Family:
  • Belongs to the TM6SF family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with TM6SF2: view

No data available for Gene Families for TM6SF2 Gene

Function for TM6SF2 Gene

Molecular function for TM6SF2 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Regulator of liver fat metabolism influencing triglyceride secretion and hepatic lipid droplet content (PubMed:24531328, PubMed:24927523). May function as sterol isomerase (PubMed:25566323).

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for TM6SF2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003674 molecular_function ND --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TM6SF2: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with TM6SF2: view

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for TM6SF2 Gene

Localization for TM6SF2 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TM6SF2 Gene

Endoplasmic reticulum membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein. Endoplasmic reticulum-Golgi intermediate compartment membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
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 TM6SF2 gene
Compartment Confidence
endoplasmic reticulum 5
plasma membrane 3
extracellular 2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for TM6SF2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005783 endoplasmic reticulum IEA --
GO:0005789 endoplasmic reticulum membrane IEA,IDA 24927523
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
GO:0033116 endoplasmic reticulum-Golgi intermediate compartment membrane IEA,IDA 24927523
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TM6SF2: view

Pathways & Interactions for TM6SF2 Gene

SuperPathways for TM6SF2 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for TM6SF2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for TM6SF2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006629 lipid metabolic process IEA --
GO:0008150 biological_process ND --
GO:0019216 regulation of lipid metabolic process IDA 24927523
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TM6SF2: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for TM6SF2 Gene

Transcripts for TM6SF2 Gene

Unigene Clusters for TM6SF2 Gene

Transmembrane 6 superfamily member 2:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for TM6SF2 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for TM6SF2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
TM6SF2
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
TM6SF2

Expression for TM6SF2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for TM6SF2 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for TM6SF2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Small Intestine - Terminal Ileum (x21.0) and Liver (x16.0).

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of TM6SF2 Gene:

TM6SF2

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for TM6SF2 Gene:

Hs.531624

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for TM6SF2 Gene:

Q9BZW4-TM6S2_HUMAN
Tissue specificity: Substantial expression in liver and intestine, whereas all other tissues analyzed show low levels.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with TM6SF2: view

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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression and Protein tissue co-expression partners for TM6SF2 Gene

Orthologs for TM6SF2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for TM6SF2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia TM6SF2 34 35
  • 99.65 (n)
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia TM6SF2 34 35
  • 85.2 (n)
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia TM6SF2 34 35
  • 84.66 (n)
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Tm6sf2 34 16 35
  • 80.71 (n)
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Tm6sf2 34
  • 80.55 (n)
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia TM6SF2 35
  • 67 (a)
OneToOne
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia TM6SF2 35
  • 67 (a)
OneToOne
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves TM6SF2 35 34
  • 65.83 (n)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia tm6sf2 34
  • 59.89 (n)
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii tm6sf2 34 35
  • 54.42 (n)
TM6SF2 (2 of 2) 35
  • 45 (a)
OneToMany
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.5317 35
  • 28 (a)
ManyToMany
-- 35
  • 22 (a)
ManyToMany
Species where no ortholog for TM6SF2 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)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • 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 TM6SF2 Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for TM6SF2 (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for TM6SF2 (if available)

Paralogs for TM6SF2 Gene

Paralogs for TM6SF2 Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for TM6SF2 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with TM6SF2: view

Variants for TM6SF2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for TM6SF2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 19 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs10419245 -- 19,272,946(+) AGAGG(A/G)GGGTG intron-variant
rs10419998 -- 19,272,728(+) GTGTG(A/T)GAGCA intron-variant
rs10422331 -- 19,269,547(+) TGACT(C/G)AGGCT intron-variant
rs10422620 -- 19,269,847(+) ACCAC(C/G)GTGGG intron-variant
rs10426780 -- 19,265,074(+) TCTCA(C/T)TCTGT intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for TM6SF2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv1151217 CNV deletion 26484159

Variation tolerance for TM6SF2 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 78.4% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 4.62; 65.44% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for TM6SF2 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
TM6SF2
SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for
TM6SF2

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TM6SF2 Gene

Disorders for TM6SF2 Gene

Relevant External Links for TM6SF2

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
TM6SF2

No disorders were found for TM6SF2 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for TM6SF2 Gene

Publications for TM6SF2 Gene

  1. Cloning of the novel gene TM6SF1 reveals conservation of clusters of paralogous genes between human chromosomes 15q24-q26 and 19p13.3- p12. (PMID: 11124529) Carim-Todd L. … Sumoy L. (Cytogenet. Cell Genet. 2000) 2 3 4 64
  2. Systematic evaluation of coding variation identifies a candidate causal variant in TM6SF2 influencing total cholesterol and myocardial infarction risk. (PMID: 24633158) Holmen O.L. … Willer C.J. (Nat. Genet. 2014) 3 4 64
  3. TM6SF2 is a regulator of liver fat metabolism influencing triglyceride secretion and hepatic lipid droplet content. (PMID: 24927523) Mahdessian H. … van't Hooft F. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2014) 3 4 64
  4. TM6SF2 rs58542926 influences hepatic fibrosis progression in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. (PMID: 24978903) Liu Y.L. … Anstee Q.M. (Nat Commun 2014) 3 4 64
  5. The DNA sequence and biology of human chromosome 19. (PMID: 15057824) Grimwood J. … Lucas S.M. (Nature 2004) 3 4 64

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