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Aliases for TMEM229B Gene

Aliases for TMEM229B Gene

  • Transmembrane Protein 229B 2 3
  • C14orf83 3 4
  • Chromosome 14 Open Reading Frame 83 2

External Ids for TMEM229B Gene

Previous Symbols for TMEM229B Gene

  • C14orf83

Summaries for TMEM229B Gene

GeneCards Summary for TMEM229B Gene

TMEM229B (Transmembrane Protein 229B) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is TMEM229A.

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 TMEM229B Gene

Genomics for TMEM229B Gene

Genomic Location for TMEM229B Gene

67,447,084 bp from pter
67,533,739 bp from pter
86,656 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for TMEM229B Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for TMEM229B Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for TMEM229B Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for TMEM229B Gene

Proteins for TMEM229B Gene

  • Protein details for TMEM229B Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Transmembrane protein 229B
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:

    Protein attributes for TMEM229B Gene

    167 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    19531 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for TMEM229B Gene

Proteomics data for TMEM229B Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for TMEM229B Gene

No Post-translational modifications

Other Protein References for TMEM229B Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for TMEM229B Gene

Domains for TMEM229B Gene

Protein Domains for TMEM229B Gene



  • Belongs to the TMEM229 family.:
    • Q8NBD8
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with TMEM229B: view

No data available for Gene Families for TMEM229B Gene

Function for TMEM229B Gene

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for TMEM229B Gene

Localization for TMEM229B Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TMEM229B Gene

Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for TMEM229B Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for TMEM229B gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 2
endoplasmic reticulum 1
extracellular 1
mitochondrion 1
nucleus 1
peroxisome 1
plasma membrane 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for TMEM229B Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TMEM229B: view

Pathways for TMEM229B Gene

SuperPathways for TMEM229B Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for TMEM229B Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for TMEM229B Gene


No data available for Pathways by source for TMEM229B Gene

Transcripts for TMEM229B Gene

mRNA/cDNA for TMEM229B Gene

Unigene Clusters for TMEM229B Gene

Transmembrane protein 229B:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for TMEM229B Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for TMEM229B Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for TMEM229B Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for TMEM229B Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for TMEM229B Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Cerebellum (5.5) and Brain - Cerebellar Hemisphere (5.2).

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for TMEM229B Gene Hs.509707

genes like me logo Genes that share expressions with TMEM229B: view

Orthologs for TMEM229B Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for TMEM229B Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia TMEM229B 37
  • 96 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia TMEM229B 36
  • 96.01 (n)
  • 97.6 (a)
TMEM229B 37
  • 98 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia TMEM229B 36
  • 95.98 (n)
  • 97.59 (a)
TMEM229B 37
  • 96 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Gm5423 37
  • 95 (a)
Tmem229b 36
  • 90.42 (n)
  • 95.81 (a)
Tmem229b 16
Tmem229b 37
  • 96 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia TMEM229B 37
  • 92 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia TMEM229B 37
  • 96 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Tmem229b 36
  • 91.42 (n)
  • 95.81 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves TMEM229B 36
  • 78.04 (n)
  • 84.43 (a)
TMEM229B 37
  • 84 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia TMEM229B 37
  • 85 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia tmem229b 36
  • 70.66 (n)
  • 80.84 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii tmem229b 36
  • 73.12 (n)
  • 76.87 (a)
tmem229b 37
  • 66 (a)
Species with no ortholog for TMEM229B:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for TMEM229B Gene

Gene Tree for TMEM229B (if available)
Gene Tree for TMEM229B (if available)

Paralogs for TMEM229B Gene

Paralogs for TMEM229B Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for TMEM229B Gene using alignment to 5 proteins: Pseudogenes for TMEM229B Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with TMEM229B: view

Variants for TMEM229B Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for TMEM229B Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 14 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs728979 -- 67,462,137(+) TAGAT(A/G)AGAGA intron-variant
rs744065 -- 67,454,224(-) tctaa(A/G)tgcct intron-variant
rs750488 -- 67,509,815(-) TGCAC(A/G)GGCTG intron-variant
rs872947 -- 67,462,783(-) CAAAA(C/T)CTAAA intron-variant
rs1077989 -- 67,509,105(+) GGAAA(A/C)TTTTG intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for TMEM229B Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv456331 CNV Gain 19166990
nsv470651 CNV Gain 18288195
nsv902066 CNV Gain 21882294
nsv902067 CNV Gain 21882294
nsv1320 CNV Loss 18451855
nsv526811 CNV Loss 19592680
nsv1322 CNV Insertion 18451855
nsv826970 CNV Gain 20364138

Relevant External Links for TMEM229B Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

Disorders for TMEM229B Gene

Relevant External Links for TMEM229B

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with TMEM229B: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TMEM229B Gene

Publications for TMEM229B 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. 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) 3 4
  3. Genome-wide association study identifies novel loci associated with circulating phospho- and sphingolipid concentrations. (PMID: 22359512) Demirkan A. … Schmitz G. (PLoS Genet. 2012) 3 49
  4. Novel genetic loci identified for the pathophysiology of childhood obesity in the Hispanic population. (PMID: 23251661) Comuzzie A.G. … Butte N.F. (PLoS ONE 2012) 3
  5. 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

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