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Aliases for TMEM261 Gene

Aliases for TMEM261 Gene

  • Transmembrane Protein 261 2 3
  • C9orf123 3 4
  • Chromosome 9 Open Reading Frame 123 2
  • Transmembrane Protein C9orf123 3

External Ids for TMEM261 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for TMEM261 Gene

  • C9orf123

Summaries for TMEM261 Gene

GeneCards Summary for TMEM261 Gene

TMEM261 (Transmembrane Protein 261) 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 TMEM261 Gene

Genomics for TMEM261 Gene

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Genomic Location for TMEM261 Gene

7,796,490 bp from pter
7,888,380 bp from pter
91,891 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for TMEM261 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for TMEM261 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for TMEM261 Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for TMEM261 Gene

Proteins for TMEM261 Gene

  • Protein details for TMEM261 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Transmembrane protein 261
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A8K9B7
    • Q5T6Y9
    • Q9NT74

    Protein attributes for TMEM261 Gene

    116 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    12257 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for TMEM261 Gene


neXtProt entry for TMEM261 Gene

Proteomics data for TMEM261 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for TMEM261 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for TMEM261 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for TMEM261 Gene

Domains for TMEM261 Gene

Protein Domains for TMEM261 Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

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No data available for Gene Families , Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TMEM261 Gene

Function for TMEM261 Gene

Phenotypes for TMEM261 Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for TMEM261:
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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for TMEM261 Gene

Localization for TMEM261 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TMEM261 Gene

Membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for TMEM261 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
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No data available for Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS for TMEM261 Gene

Pathways for TMEM261 Gene

SuperPathways for TMEM261 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for TMEM261 Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 1 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: ENSP00000350961 Q96GE9-TM261_HUMAN for TMEM261 Gene via STRING I2D

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for TMEM261 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source for TMEM261 Gene

Transcripts for TMEM261 Gene

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Inhibitory RNA Products

  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for TMEM261

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for TMEM261 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c · 1d · 1e · 1f · 1g ^ 2a · 2b · 2c · 2d
SP1: -
SP2: - - -
SP3: - -
SP5: - - - -

Relevant External Links for TMEM261 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for TMEM261 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for TMEM261 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for TMEM261 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Fetal heart (48.6), Placenta (7.6), Islet of Langerhans (6.6), and Fetal Liver (6.2).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for TMEM261 Gene

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In Situ Assay Products

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 TMEM261 Gene

Orthologs for TMEM261 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for TMEM261 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia C8H9orf123 35
  • 74.36 (n)
  • 64.84 (a)
MGC127919 36
  • 57 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia C11H9orf123 35
  • 73.87 (n)
  • 65.77 (a)
TMEM261 36
  • 66 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Tmem261 35
  • 71.49 (n)
  • 65.79 (a)
3110001D03Rik 16
Tmem261 36
  • 55 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia LOC100611439 35
  • 90.99 (n)
  • 82.88 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Tmem261 35
  • 71.05 (n)
  • 60.53 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia TMEM261 36
  • 56 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii TMEM261 36
  • 36 (a)
Species with no ortholog for TMEM261:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for TMEM261 Gene

Gene Tree for TMEM261 (if available)
Gene Tree for TMEM261 (if available)

Paralogs for TMEM261 Gene Pseudogenes for TMEM261 Gene

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No data available for Paralogs for TMEM261 Gene

Variants for TMEM261 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for TMEM261 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 09 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs1127430 - 7,799,653(-) CTGCG(A/C)CCCCA missense, reference
rs1132047 -- 7,796,848(-) TAACA(C/T)ATTTT utr-variant-3-prime
rs2297554 -- 7,799,787(+) GTAAA(C/T)GACGC utr-variant-5-prime
rs2990600 -- 7,796,329(+) AGCAC(G/T)GGCAG downstream-variant-500B
rs2990601 -- 7,798,120(+) TAAAA(A/T)AATGA utr-variant-3-prime

Relevant External Links for TMEM261 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for TMEM261 Gene

Disorders for TMEM261 Gene

No disorders were found for TMEM261 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships , Genatlas and External Links for TMEM261 Gene

Publications for TMEM261 Gene

  1. 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
  2. DNA sequence and analysis of human chromosome 9. (PMID: 15164053) Humphray S.J. … Dunham I. (Nature 2004) 3 4
  3. Identification and functional analysis of 9p24 amplified genes in human breast cancer. (PMID: 21666724) Wu J. … Yang Z.Q. (Oncogene 2012) 2 3
  4. A protein interaction framework for human mRNA degradation. (PMID: 15231747) Lehner B. … Sanderson C.M. (Genome Res. 2004) 3
  5. Coeliac disease-associated risk variants in TNFAIP3 and REL implicate altered NF-kappaB signalling. (PMID: 19240061) Trynka G. … Wijmenga C. (Gut 2009) 3

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