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Aliases for TMEM179B Gene

Aliases for TMEM179B Gene

  • Transmembrane Protein 179B 2 3

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TMEM179B Gene

  • GC11P062312
  • GC11P062554
  • GC11P058884

Summaries for TMEM179B Gene

GeneCards Summary for TMEM179B Gene

TMEM179B (Transmembrane Protein 179B) 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 TMEM179B Gene

Genomics for TMEM179B Gene

Regulatory Elements for TMEM179B Gene

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Genomic Location for TMEM179B Gene

62,786,809 bp from pter
62,790,405 bp from pter
3,597 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for TMEM179B Gene

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Genomic Location for TMEM179B Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for TMEM179B Gene

Proteins for TMEM179B Gene

  • Protein details for TMEM179B Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Transmembrane protein 179B
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:

    Protein attributes for TMEM179B Gene

    219 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    23550 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for TMEM179B Gene

Proteomics data for TMEM179B Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for TMEM179B Gene

  • Glycosylation at Asn48 and Asn136
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for TMEM179B Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for TMEM179B Gene

Domains for TMEM179B Gene

Protein Domains for TMEM179B Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for TMEM179B Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q7Z7N9
  • Belongs to the TMEM179 family.
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No data available for Gene Families for TMEM179B Gene

Function for TMEM179B Gene

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miRNA for TMEM179B Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target TMEM179B

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for TMEM179B Gene

Localization for TMEM179B Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TMEM179B Gene

Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for TMEM179B Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for TMEM179B gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 3

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for TMEM179B Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
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Pathways for TMEM179B Gene

SuperPathways for TMEM179B Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for TMEM179B Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 2 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: Q7Z7N9-T179B_HUMAN ENSP00000333697 for TMEM179B Gene via MINT STRING

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for TMEM179B Gene


No data available for Pathways by source for TMEM179B Gene

Transcripts for TMEM179B Gene

mRNA/cDNA for TMEM179B Gene

Unigene Clusters for TMEM179B Gene

Transmembrane protein 179B:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for TMEM179B Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2a · 2b ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b ^ 5a · 5b
SP1: -
SP2: - -

Relevant External Links for TMEM179B Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
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Expression for TMEM179B Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for TMEM179B Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for TMEM179B Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (22.5), Testis (8.7), and Skin (6.5).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for TMEM179B Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for TMEM179B Gene Hs.381134

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Expression partners for TMEM179B Gene

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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for TMEM179B Gene

Orthologs for TMEM179B Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for TMEM179B Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia TMEM179B 35
  • 88.07 (n)
  • 85.32 (a)
TMEM179B 36
  • 85 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia TMEM179B 35
  • 89.04 (n)
  • 88.13 (a)
TMEM179B 36
  • 88 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Tmem179b 35
  • 85.24 (n)
  • 80.82 (a)
Tmem179b 16
Tmem179b 36
  • 81 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia TMEM179B 35
  • 100 (n)
  • 100 (a)
TMEM179B 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Tmem179b 35
  • 84.48 (n)
  • 79.89 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia TMEM179B 36
  • 70 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia TMEM179B 36
  • 60 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii tmem179b 36
  • 39 (a)
TMEM179B (1 of 2) 36
  • 37 (a)
Species with no ortholog for TMEM179B:
  • 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)
  • 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 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for TMEM179B Gene

Gene Tree for TMEM179B (if available)
Gene Tree for TMEM179B (if available)

Paralogs for TMEM179B Gene

No data available for Paralogs for TMEM179B Gene

Variants for TMEM179B Gene

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for TMEM179B Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv897623 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv483055 CNV Loss 15286789
nsv508636 CNV Loss 20534489
nsv509416 CNV Insertion 20534489
nsv897624 CNV Loss 21882294

Relevant External Links for TMEM179B Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for TMEM179B Gene

Disorders for TMEM179B Gene

No disorders were found for TMEM179B Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships , Genatlas and External Links for TMEM179B Gene

Publications for TMEM179B Gene

  1. Normalization and subtraction: two approaches to facilitate gene discovery. (PMID: 8889548) Bonaldo M.F. … Soares M.B. (Genome Res. 1996) 3
  2. Characterization of gene expression in human trabecular meshwork using single-pass sequencing of 1060 clones. (PMID: 11053263) Gonzalez P. … BorrA!s T. (Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 2000) 3
  3. 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) 3
  4. A census of human soluble protein complexes. (PMID: 22939629) Havugimana P.C. … Emili A. (Cell 2012) 3
  5. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard D.S. … Malek J. (Genome Res. 2004) 4

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