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Aliases for TSPAN1 Gene

Aliases for TSPAN1 Gene

  • Tetraspanin 1 2 3 5
  • Tetraspanin TM4-C 4
  • Tetraspan NET-1 4
  • Tetraspanin-1 3
  • Tetraspan 1 3
  • Tspan-1 4
  • TM4SF 3
  • NET1 3
  • TM4C 3

External Ids for TSPAN1 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TSPAN1 Gene

  • GC01P046360
  • GC01P046640
  • GC01P044755

Summaries for TSPAN1 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for TSPAN1 Gene

  • The protein encoded by this gene is a member of the transmembrane 4 superfamily, also known as the tetraspanin family. Most of these members are cell-surface proteins that are characterized by the presence of four hydrophobic domains. The proteins mediate signal transduction events that play a role in the regulation of cell development, activation, growth and motility. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for TSPAN1 Gene

TSPAN1 (Tetraspanin 1) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include thiamine uptake transmembrane transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is TSPAN18.

No data available for CIViC summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for TSPAN1 Gene

Genomics for TSPAN1 Gene

Regulatory Elements for TSPAN1 Gene

Enhancers for TSPAN1 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
GH01G046062 1.3 Ensembl ENCODE 11.5 -112.0 -112040 2.0 HDGF ATF1 PKNOX1 ARNT CREB3L1 ARID4B ZNF2 TCF12 ZNF766 ZNF143 MAST2 CCDC163 PIK3R3 TSPAN1 ENSG00000250719 LOC101929626 LURAP1 ENSG00000226957 ENSG00000233114
GH01G046196 1.3 ENCODE dbSUPER 11.4 +23.2 23173 2.8 HDGF ARNT SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF48 TCF12 ELK1 ZNF143 KLF13 ZNF263 LURAP1 POMGNT1 ENSG00000250719 PIK3R3 TSPAN1 RAD54L TOE1
GH01G046037 1.2 Ensembl ENCODE 12.3 -137.9 -137914 0.3 HDGF HNRNPUL1 ATF1 ZNF2 ZNF48 ZNF121 ZNF143 ZNF207 ZMIZ1 KDM4B MAST2 ENSG00000250719 PIK3R3 TSPAN1 PIR39161 PIR31523
GH01G045871 1.5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 9.6 -303.1 -303055 1.8 FOXA2 ATF1 MLX ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 FOS SP5 MXD4 PPARG MAST2 ENSG00000250719 PIK3R3 TSPAN1 GC01M045859 LOC105378694
GH01G046130 1.2 ENCODE 11.2 -41.8 -41772 5.6 MLX CREB3L1 AGO1 ZFP64 FEZF1 DMAP1 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF143 ZNF263 TOE1 GPBP1L1 RPL7AP16 CCDC163 MAST2 EFCAB14-AS1 RPS15AP10 TMEM69 ZSWIM5 TSPAN1
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around TSPAN1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for TSPAN1 Gene

46,175,073 bp from pter
46,196,489 bp from pter
21,417 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for TSPAN1 Gene

Genes around TSPAN1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
TSPAN1 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for TSPAN1 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for TSPAN1 Gene

Proteins for TSPAN1 Gene

  • Protein details for TSPAN1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • D3DQ14
    • O60745
    • Q5VST0

    Protein attributes for TSPAN1 Gene

    241 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    26301 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for TSPAN1 Gene

Post-translational modifications for TSPAN1 Gene

  • Glycosylation at isoforms=141, Asn154, Asn178, and Asn184
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for TSPAN1 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

Antibody Products

  • Abcam antibodies for TSPAN1
  • Cloud-Clone Corp. Antibodies for TSPAN1
  • Santa Cruz Biotechnology (SCBT) Antibodies for TSPAN1

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for TSPAN1 Gene

Domains & Families for TSPAN1 Gene

Gene Families for TSPAN1 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for TSPAN1 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the tetraspanin (TM4SF) family.
  • Belongs to the tetraspanin (TM4SF) family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with TSPAN1: view

Function for TSPAN1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for TSPAN1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 21836059
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TSPAN1: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with TSPAN1: view

Animal Model Products

  • Taconic Biosciences Mouse Models for TSPAN1

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for TSPAN1 Gene

Localization for TSPAN1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TSPAN1 Gene

Lysosome 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 TSPAN1 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 5
extracellular 5
nucleus 4
lysosome 3

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for TSPAN1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005654 nucleoplasm IDA --
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IDA 12115476
GO:0005764 lysosome IEA --
GO:0005765 lysosomal membrane IEA --
GO:0005886 plasma membrane IDA 21836059
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TSPAN1: view

Pathways & Interactions for TSPAN1 Gene

SuperPathways for TSPAN1 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for TSPAN1 Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 5 interactants - click image to see 6)
Selected Interacting proteins: O60635-TSN1_HUMAN ENSP00000361072 for TSPAN1 Gene via IID STRING

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for TSPAN1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0007166 cell surface receptor signaling pathway IBA --
GO:0008283 cell proliferation IDA 22378020
GO:0016477 cell migration IMP 22378020
GO:0045807 positive regulation of endocytosis IMP 22378020
GO:0050821 protein stabilization IDA 21836059
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TSPAN1: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for TSPAN1 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for TSPAN1 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for TSPAN1 Gene

Unigene Clusters for TSPAN1 Gene

Tetraspanin 1:
Representative Sequences:

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for TSPAN1 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2a · 2b ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6a · 6b ^ 7 ^ 8 ^ 9a · 9b · 9c ^ 10a · 10b · 10c ^ 11a · 11b · 11c · 11d
SP1: - - - -
SP2: - - - - - -
SP3: - - - - - -
SP4: - -
SP5: -
SP6: - - - - - - - - - -
SP7: - - - -
SP8: - -
SP9: - - - -
SP10: -

Relevant External Links for TSPAN1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for TSPAN1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for TSPAN1 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for TSPAN1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Colon - Transverse (x17.4) and Kidney - Cortex (x10.6).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for TSPAN1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Urine (35.9) and Cervix (22.2).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for TSPAN1 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for TSPAN1 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of TSPAN1 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for TSPAN1 Gene:


Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for TSPAN1 Gene

  • Intestine(4.9)
  • Stomach(2.2)
  • Kidney(2.1)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with TSPAN1: view

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for TSPAN1 Gene

Orthologs for TSPAN1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for TSPAN1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia TSPAN1 34 35
  • 99.72 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia TSPAN1 34 35
  • 86.31 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia TSPAN1 34 35
  • 84.92 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Tspan1 34 16 35
  • 80.56 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Tspan1 34
  • 79.53 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia TSPAN1 35
  • 65 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia TSPAN1 35
  • 47 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves TSPAN1 34 35
  • 66.38 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia TSPAN1 35
  • 58 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia tspan1 34
  • 62.34 (n)
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Xl.24793 34
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii zgc:64085 34
  • 58.63 (n)
  • 47 (a)
-- 34
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta Tsp66E 35
  • 23 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea tsp-11 35
  • 19 (a)
tsp-13 35
  • 12 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.10827 35
  • 35 (a)
CSA.5127 35
  • 33 (a)
CSA.8143 35
  • 33 (a)
-- 35
  • 27 (a)
Species where no ortholog for TSPAN1 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • 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)
  • 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)

Evolution for TSPAN1 Gene

Gene Tree for TSPAN1 (if available)
Gene Tree for TSPAN1 (if available)

Paralogs for TSPAN1 Gene

Paralogs for TSPAN1 Gene

(12) SIMAP similar genes for TSPAN1 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with TSPAN1: view

Variants for TSPAN1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for TSPAN1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs138642840 Pathogenic 46,192,097(+) ACTCA(A/C/T)GTGAA intron-variant, splice-donor-variant
rs190057175 Pathogenic 46,194,860(+) CCCAC(A/G)AAGGC intron-variant, reference, synonymous-codon
rs193919335 Pathogenic 46,190,473(-) GCTCA(A/G/T)GTATG intron-variant, reference, missense
rs193919336 Pathogenic 46,193,873(-) GAACC(A/C/G/T)ACCCA intron-variant, reference, missense
rs200471699 Pathogenic 46,189,458(+) CTCAC(A/C/G)AGTAG intron-variant, reference, missense, stop-gained

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for TSPAN1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2761743 CNV gain 21179565
nsv527878 CNV gain 19592680
nsv822520 CNV loss 20364138

Variation tolerance for TSPAN1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 68.2% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 1.22; 24.44% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for TSPAN1 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TSPAN1 Gene

Disorders for TSPAN1 Gene

Relevant External Links for TSPAN1

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for TSPAN1 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for TSPAN1 Gene

Publications for TSPAN1 Gene

  1. Sequences and expression of six new members of the tetraspanin/TM4SF family. (PMID: 9714763) Todd S.C. … Levy S. (Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1998) 2 3 4 64
  2. Glycosylation of tetraspanin Tspan-1 at four distinct sites promotes its transition through the endoplasmic reticulum. (PMID: 19508227) Scholz C.-J. … Deissler H. (Protein Pept. Lett. 2009) 3 4 64
  3. Risk prediction of prevalent diabetes in a Swiss population using a weighted genetic score--the CoLaus Study. (PMID: 19139842) Lin X. … Mooser V. (Diabetologia 2009) 3 46 64
  4. 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 64
  5. Sequence and expression of seven new tetraspans. (PMID: 10719184) Serru V. … Rubinstein E. (Biochim. Biophys. Acta 2000) 2 3 64

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