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Aliases for TMEM242 Gene

Aliases for TMEM242 Gene

  • Transmembrane Protein 242 2 3 5
  • C6orf35 3 4
  • UPF0463 Transmembrane Protein C6orf35 3
  • Chromosome 6 Open Reading Frame 35 2
  • BM033 3

External Ids for TMEM242 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for TMEM242 Gene

  • C6orf35

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TMEM242 Gene

  • GC06M157714

Summaries for TMEM242 Gene

GeneCards Summary for TMEM242 Gene

TMEM242 (Transmembrane Protein 242) is a Protein Coding gene.

Gene Wiki entry for TMEM242 Gene

Additional gene information for TMEM242 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for TMEM242 Gene

Genomics for TMEM242 Gene

Regulatory Elements for TMEM242 Gene

Enhancers for TMEM242 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
GH06H157273 1.6 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 38.2 +49.1 49110 3 PKNOX1 ATF1 ARNT SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 ZNF121 GLIS2 CBX5 ZNF143 TMEM242 LOC105378073 LOC105378078 SYNJ2-IT1 ARID1B LOC100420839 ENSG00000234361 LDHAL6FP LOC105378075
GH06H157304 1.3 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 41.4 +18.9 18858 2 ARNT JUN MAX YY1 TCF12 GATA2 NFE2 RUNX3 USF2 ELF1 TMEM242 LDHAL6FP ENSG00000271040
GH06H157322 1.2 ENCODE 42.7 +0.0 13 3 MLX ZFP64 DMAP1 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF416 ZNF143 SP3 NFYC ZC3H11A ARID1B TMEM242 LOC100420839 ENSG00000271265 ENSG00000271551 LOC105378078 SYNJ2-IT1 LOC105378073 ENSG00000271040 SNX9
GH06H157316 1.6 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 27.6 +6.9 6852 2 HDGF PKNOX1 ATF1 ARNT YY1 TCF12 ZNF766 GATA2 ATF7 FOS TMEM242 ENSG00000271040 LDHAL6FP
GH06H157268 1.1 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 32.8 +54.9 54889 1 EGR1 IKZF1 REST NR2F2 TMEM242 LOC105378075 LDHAL6FP
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around TMEM242 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for TMEM242 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00000205879 759 1801 MLX ZFP64 DMAP1 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF416 ZNF143 SP3 NFYC ZC3H11A

Genomic Location for TMEM242 Gene

157,289,022 bp from pter
157,324,259 bp from pter
35,238 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for TMEM242 Gene

Genes around TMEM242 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
TMEM242 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for TMEM242 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for TMEM242 Gene

Proteins for TMEM242 Gene

  • Protein details for TMEM242 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Transmembrane protein 242
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B9EJD0
    • Q9NZ88
    • Q9P094

    Protein attributes for TMEM242 Gene

    141 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    14758 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=AAF28965.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally shortened.; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=AAF67621.1; Type=Frameshift; Positions=130; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for TMEM242 Gene

Post-translational modifications for TMEM242 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for TMEM242 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for TMEM242 Gene

Domains & Families for TMEM242 Gene

Gene Families for TMEM242 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted membrane proteins

Protein Domains for TMEM242 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for TMEM242 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the TMEM242 family.
  • Belongs to the TMEM242 family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with TMEM242: view

Function for TMEM242 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for TMEM242 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 25416956
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TMEM242: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with TMEM242: view

Animal Model Products

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

  • Applied Biological Materials Clones for TMEM242
  • Vectors and viruses for ORF, Lenti, Retro, Adenovirus, AAV, and more

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for TMEM242 Gene

Localization for TMEM242 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TMEM242 Gene

Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

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 TMEM242 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 3
mitochondrion 2
plasma membrane 1
cytoskeleton 1
peroxisome 1
cytosol 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for TMEM242 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TMEM242: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) for TMEM242 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for TMEM242 Gene

SuperPathways for TMEM242 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for TMEM242 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for TMEM242 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for TMEM242 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for TMEM242 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for TMEM242 Gene

(1) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(6) Additional mRNA sequences :
(2) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for TMEM242 Gene

Transmembrane protein 242:
Representative Sequences:

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

  • Applied Biological Materials Clones for TMEM242
  • Vectors and viruses for ORF, Lenti, Retro, Adenovirus, AAV, and more

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for TMEM242 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for TMEM242 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for TMEM242 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for TMEM242 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for TMEM242 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Bone (69.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for TMEM242 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for TMEM242 Gene

- Elite partner

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of TMEM242 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for TMEM242 Gene:


Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for TMEM242 Gene

  • Nervous system(4.7)
  • Bone marrow(4.1)
  • Blood(4)
  • Heart(2.4)
  • Liver(2.4)
  • Stomach(2.2)
  • Muscle(2)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with TMEM242: view

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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 , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for TMEM242 Gene

Orthologs for TMEM242 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for TMEM242 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia TMEM242 33 34
  • 97.64 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia TMEM242 33 34
  • 87.71 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia TMEM242 33
  • 85.05 (n)
C9H6ORF35 34
  • 83 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Tmem242 33 16 34
  • 83.33 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia C1H6orf35 33
  • 81.67 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia TMEM242 34
  • 76 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves C3H6ORF35 33
  • 74.04 (n)
TMEM242 34
  • 60 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia TMEM242 34
  • 72 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia tmem242 33
  • 65.25 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii tmem242 33 34
  • 61.03 (n)
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP009165 33
  • 48.92 (n)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG11699 33 34
  • 47.62 (n)
Species where no ortholog for TMEM242 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • 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)
  • 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 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 TMEM242 Gene

Gene Tree for TMEM242 (if available)
Gene Tree for TMEM242 (if available)

Paralogs for TMEM242 Gene Pseudogenes for TMEM242 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with TMEM242: view

No data available for Paralogs for TMEM242 Gene

Variants for TMEM242 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for TMEM242 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 06 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1000187484 -- 157,314,394(+) GCTGA(A/T)TTAGG intron-variant
rs1000231909 -- 157,298,479(+) TGTGC(A/G)CACAT intron-variant
rs1000245605 -- 157,321,419(+) AATAC(C/T)GGCTT intron-variant
rs1000314135 -- 157,306,942(+) TCTTA(A/G)AATTG intron-variant
rs1000647045 -- 157,305,587(+) GGACG(A/G)AAGAG intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for TMEM242 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv1026e201 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2127993 CNV deletion 18987734
esv22447 CNV loss 19812545
esv2732977 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2732978 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2732979 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2763603 CNV gain 21179565
esv33003 CNV loss 17666407
esv3990 OTHER complex 18987735
esv4246 OTHER complex 18987735
esv5900 CNV loss 19470904
nsv1074438 CNV deletion 25765185
nsv1076604 CNV duplication 25765185
nsv1112440 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv1114885 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv1115728 CNV duplication 24896259
nsv1153539 CNV duplication 26484159
nsv349114 CNV deletion 16902084
nsv349208 CNV deletion 16902084
nsv349327 CNV deletion 16902084
nsv509155 CNV insertion 20534489
nsv820493 CNV duplication 20802225
nsv956953 CNV deletion 24416366
nsv970182 CNV duplication 23825009

Variation tolerance for TMEM242 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 88.8% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 3.56; 55.92% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for TMEM242 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TMEM242 Gene

Disorders for TMEM242 Gene

Relevant External Links for TMEM242

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for TMEM242 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for TMEM242 Gene

Publications for TMEM242 Gene

  1. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T … Sugano S (Nature genetics 2004) 3 4 60
  2. Architecture of the human interactome defines protein communities and disease networks. (PMID: 28514442) Huttlin EL … Harper JW (Nature 2017) 3 60
  3. A proteome-scale map of the human interactome network. (PMID: 25416956) Rolland T … Vidal M (Cell 2014) 3 60
  4. N-terminal acetylome analyses and functional insights of the N-terminal acetyltransferase NatB. (PMID: 22814378) Van Damme P … Aldabe R (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2012) 4 60
  5. Identification of VKORC1 interaction partners by split-ubiquitin system and coimmunoprecipitation. (PMID: 21103663) Schaafhausen A … Müller CR (Thrombosis and haemostasis 2011) 3 60

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