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Aliases for TNN Gene

Aliases for TNN Gene

  • Tenascin N 2 3 5
  • TN-N 3 4
  • Tenascin-N 3
  • TN-W 3

External Ids for TNN Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TNN Gene

  • GC01P171627
  • GC01P172286
  • GC01P172276
  • GC01P171768
  • GC01P173303
  • GC01P175036
  • GC01P146264

Summaries for TNN Gene

GeneCards Summary for TNN Gene

TNN (Tenascin N) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with TNN include Dysplastic Nevus Syndrome. Among its related pathways are ECM proteoglycans and ECM-receptor interaction. GO annotations related to this gene include identical protein binding and integrin binding. An important paralog of this gene is TNC.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TNN Gene

  • Involved in neurite outgrowth and cell migration in hippocampal explants.

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

Genomics for TNN Gene

Regulatory Elements for TNN Gene

Enhancers for TNN 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
GH01F175071 1.1 Ensembl ENCODE 23 +4.9 4929 3.1 INSM2 ZNF366 SCRT2 USF2 CEBPB ZNF518A ZFP69B SMARCA4 ZNF341 CEBPA TNN KIAA0040
GH01F175028 1.4 Ensembl ENCODE 5 -38.2 -38185 1.6 MLX CREB3L1 FEZF1 DMAP1 YY1 ZNF143 SP3 NFYC TBX21 MEF2D RABGAP1L TNN MRPS14 GC01P175044
GH01F175127 1 Ensembl ENCODE 6.9 +61.6 61561 3.6 CTCF ATF1 PKNOX1 MAX ZIC2 YY1 RFX5 FOSL1 GATA3 ZBTB48 TNN RABGAP1L KIAA0040
GH01F174963 1.4 FANTOM5 ENCODE 4.5 -100.1 -100110 9.2 HDGF PKNOX1 ATF1 WRNIP1 FEZF1 ZNF121 ELK1 JUNB TBX21 SMARCB1 RABGAP1L RC3H1 RNU6-307P CACYBP TNN KIAA0040 LOC101928696
GH01F175124 1.2 FANTOM5 Ensembl 0.2 +57.3 57250 1.0 HDGF YBX3 ELF3 ARNT YBX1 ZNF2 RAD21 RFX5 ZNF366 ZNF143 KIAA0040 MRPS14 TNN
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around TNN on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for TNN Gene

175,067,858 bp from pter
175,148,066 bp from pter
80,209 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for TNN Gene

Genes around TNN on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

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

RefSeq DNA sequence for TNN Gene

Proteins for TNN Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A0A0A6YY94
    • B9EGP3
    • Q5R360

    Protein attributes for TNN Gene

    1299 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    144034 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for TNN Gene

Post-translational modifications for TNN Gene

  • Glycosylation at Asn 1149
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for TNN Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for TNN Gene

Domains & Families for TNN Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for TNN Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 3 EGF-like domains.
  • Belongs to the tenascin family.
  • Contains 3 EGF-like domains.
  • Contains 1 fibrinogen C-terminal domain.
  • Contains 9 fibronectin type-III domains.
  • Belongs to the tenascin family.
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Function for TNN Gene

Molecular function for TNN Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Involved in neurite outgrowth and cell migration in hippocampal explants.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for TNN Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003674 molecular_function ND --
GO:0005178 integrin binding IEA --
GO:0042802 identical protein binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TNN: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with TNN: view

Animal Model Products

  • Taconic Biosciences Mouse Models for TNN

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

Localization for TNN Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TNN Gene

Secreted, extracellular space, extracellular matrix.

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 TNN gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 5
plasma membrane 2
endoplasmic reticulum 1
golgi apparatus 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for TNN Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005575 cellular_component ND --
GO:0005576 extracellular region IEA --
GO:0005578 proteinaceous extracellular matrix IEA --
GO:0009986 cell surface IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TNN: view

Pathways & Interactions for TNN Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with TNN: view

Pathways by source for TNN Gene

1 BioSystems pathway for TNN Gene
2 Reactome pathways for TNN Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for TNN Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0007160 cell-matrix adhesion IEA --
GO:0007409 axonogenesis IEA --
GO:0016049 cell growth IEA,ISS --
GO:0016477 cell migration IEA,ISS --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TNN: view

No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for TNN Gene

Transcripts for TNN Gene

mRNA/cDNA for TNN Gene

(3) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(5) Additional mRNA sequences :
(13) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(3) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for TNN Gene

Tenascin N:
Representative Sequences:

Inhibitory RNA Products

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

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for TNN Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for TNN Gene

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

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

This gene is overexpressed in Breast - Mammary Tissue (x9.6), Skin - Not Sun Exposed (Suprapubic) (x9.2), Adipose - Subcutaneous (x6.5), and Adipose - Visceral (Omentum) (x4.5).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for TNN Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Plasma (44.7), Testis (9.5), and Lung (8.6).

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

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of TNN Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for TNN Gene:

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with TNN: view

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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein tissue co-expression partners and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for TNN Gene

Orthologs for TNN Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for TNN Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia TNN 34 35
  • 98.87 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia TNN 34 35
  • 87.76 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia TNN 34 35
  • 87.51 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Tnn 34
  • 79.01 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Tnn 34 16 35
  • 78.85 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia TNN 35
  • 70 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia TNN 35
  • 68 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves TNN 34 35
  • 64.25 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia TNN 35
  • 57 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia tnn 34
  • 53.04 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii tnw 35
  • 48 (a)
tenw 34
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 35
  • 42 (a)
Species where no ortholog for TNN 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)
  • 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 TNN Gene

Gene Tree for TNN (if available)
Gene Tree for TNN (if available)

Paralogs for TNN Gene

Paralogs for TNN Gene

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

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Variants for TNN Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for TNN Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1012466 -- 175,140,748(-) AGATC(A/G)CTGCC intron-variant
rs1012467 -- 175,140,364(-) AAACA(A/C)CCACT intron-variant
rs10158841 -- 175,135,919(+) GGGGA(A/C)CCCAT reference, missense
rs1018829 -- 175,140,586(-) AATAA(C/T)TCACC intron-variant
rs1018830 -- 175,140,491(-) AAATG(C/G)TAATG intron-variant

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv825487 CNV gain 20364138
nsv821166 CNV deletion 20802225
nsv522101 CNV loss 19592680
nsv508648 CNV deletion 20534489
nsv498693 CNV loss 21111241
nsv3620 CNV insertion 18451855
nsv3609 CNV deletion 18451855
nsv160653 CNV deletion 16902084
nsv1113194 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv1011472 CNV loss 25217958
esv3587975 CNV loss 21293372
esv28085 CNV gain 19812545
esv2719618 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2719607 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2719596 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2566793 CNV deletion 19546169
esv2159196 CNV deletion 18987734
dgv81e199 CNV deletion 23128226
dgv62e214 CNV gain 21293372

Variation tolerance for TNN Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 92.6% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 15.53; 97.20% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for TNN Gene

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

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

Disorders for TNN Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(1) MalaCards diseases for TNN Gene - From: DISEASES

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
dysplastic nevus syndrome
  • familial atypical multiple mole-melanoma
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
Search TNN in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

Relevant External Links for TNN

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with TNN: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for TNN Gene

Publications for TNN Gene

  1. The DNA sequence and biological annotation of human chromosome 1. (PMID: 16710414) Gregory S.G. … Bentley D.R. (Nature 2006) 3 4 64
  2. Human plasma N-glycoproteome analysis by immunoaffinity subtraction, hydrazide chemistry, and mass spectrometry. (PMID: 16335952) Liu T. … Smith R.D. (J. Proteome Res. 2005) 3 4 64
  3. Tenascin-N: characterization of a novel member of the tenascin family that mediates neurite repulsion from hippocampal explants. (PMID: 12812753) Neidhardt J. … Schachner M. (Mol. Cell. Neurosci. 2003) 3 22 64
  4. Targeted next-generation sequencing assay for detection of mutations in primary myopathies. (PMID: 26627873) EvilAo A. … Hackman P. (Neuromuscul. Disord. 2016) 3 64
  5. Transcriptional regulation of tenascin-W by TGF-beta signaling in the bone metastatic niche of breast cancer cells. (PMID: 25868708) Chiovaro F. … Chiquet-Ehrismann R. (Int. J. Cancer 2015) 3 64

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