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Aliases for TTC17 Gene

Aliases for TTC17 Gene

  • Tetratricopeptide Repeat Domain 17 2 3
  • TPR Repeat Protein 17 4

External Ids for TTC17 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TTC17 Gene

  • GC11P043344
  • GC11P043337
  • GC11P043090

Summaries for TTC17 Gene

GeneCards Summary for TTC17 Gene

TTC17 (Tetratricopeptide Repeat Domain 17) is a Protein Coding gene.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TTC17 Gene

  • Plays a role in primary ciliogenesis by modulating actin polymerization.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for TTC17 Gene

Genomics for TTC17 Gene

Regulatory Elements for TTC17 Gene

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  • DNA Methylation CpG Assay Predesigned for Pyrosequencing in human,mouse,rat

Genomic Location for TTC17 Gene

43,358,885 bp from pter
43,494,933 bp from pter
136,049 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for TTC17 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for TTC17 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for TTC17 Gene

Proteins for TTC17 Gene

  • Protein details for TTC17 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Tetratricopeptide repeat protein 17
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • G3XAB3
    • Q8NEC0

    Protein attributes for TTC17 Gene

    1141 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    129558 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with CATIP.

    Alternative splice isoforms for TTC17 Gene


neXtProt entry for TTC17 Gene

Proteomics data for TTC17 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for TTC17 Gene

  • Ubiquitination at Lys261
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for TTC17 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for TTC17 Gene

Domains for TTC17 Gene

Gene Families for TTC17 Gene

Protein Domains for TTC17 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for TTC17 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the TTC17 family.
  • Contains 6 TPR repeats.
  • Belongs to the TTC17 family.
  • Contains 6 TPR repeats.
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Function for TTC17 Gene

Molecular function for TTC17 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Plays a role in primary ciliogenesis by modulating actin polymerization.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for TTC17 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 24475127
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Phenotypes for TTC17 Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for TTC17:
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miRNA for TTC17 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target TTC17

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for TTC17 Gene

Localization for TTC17 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TTC17 Gene

Cytoplasm. Cell membrane. Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton. Note=Colocalized with CATIP at F-actin rich zones and at dynamic plasma membrane protrusions.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for TTC17 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for TTC17 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 2
endoplasmic reticulum 1
golgi apparatus 1
mitochondrion 1
nucleus 1
peroxisome 1
plasma membrane 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for TTC17 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IDA 24475127
GO:0005886 plasma membrane IDA 24475127
GO:0015629 actin cytoskeleton IDA 24475127
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Pathways for TTC17 Gene

SuperPathways for TTC17 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for TTC17 Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 1 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: Q96AE7-TTC17_HUMAN ENSP00000039989 for TTC17 Gene via I2D STRING

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for TTC17 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0030041 actin filament polymerization IMP 24475127
GO:0044782 cilium organization IMP 24475127
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No data available for Pathways by source for TTC17 Gene

Transcripts for TTC17 Gene

Unigene Clusters for TTC17 Gene

Tetratricopeptide repeat domain 17:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for TTC17 Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6a · 6b ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b · 8c ^ 9a · 9b · 9c ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12a · 12b ^ 13 ^ 14a · 14b ^ 15 ^ 16 ^ 17 ^ 18a · 18b ·
SP1: - - - - -
SP2: - - -
SP6: -

ExUns: 18c ^ 19 ^ 20a · 20b ^ 21 ^ 22a · 22b · 22c ^ 23a · 23b ^ 24 ^ 25a · 25b ^ 26a · 26b ^ 27a · 27b
SP1: - - - - - - -
SP2: -
SP4: - -
SP5: - -
SP8: -

Relevant External Links for TTC17 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for TTC17 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for TTC17 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for TTC17 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Placenta (25.9), Testis (17.0), Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (12.9), and Retina (7.6).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for TTC17 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for TTC17 Gene Hs.191186

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for TTC17 Gene

Tissue specificity: Expressed in germ cells as well as in somatic cells of the testis (at protein level).
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Expression partners for TTC17 Gene

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In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery and mRNA differential expression in normal tissues for TTC17 Gene

Orthologs for TTC17 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for TTC17 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia TTC17 35
  • 92.81 (n)
  • 97.28 (a)
TTC17 36
  • 93 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia TTC17 35
  • 92.67 (n)
  • 97.2 (a)
TTC17 36
  • 98 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Ttc17 35
  • 88.96 (n)
  • 95.09 (a)
Ttc17 16
Ttc17 36
  • 91 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia TTC17 35
  • 99.8 (n)
  • 99.65 (a)
TTC17 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Ttc17 35
  • 88.96 (n)
  • 94.74 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia TTC17 36
  • 75 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia TTC17 36
  • 84 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves TTC17 35
  • 77.23 (n)
  • 80.73 (a)
TTC17 36
  • 75 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia TTC17 36
  • 73 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia Str.17174 35
ttc17 35
  • 67.46 (n)
  • 70.98 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii ttc17 35
  • 65.16 (n)
  • 64.73 (a)
TTC17 36
  • 59 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG11436 36
  • 21 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea T19A5.1 36
  • 21 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.1286 36
  • 30 (a)
Species with no ortholog for TTC17:
  • 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)
  • 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 TTC17 Gene

Gene Tree for TTC17 (if available)
Gene Tree for TTC17 (if available)

Paralogs for TTC17 Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for TTC17 Gene using alignment to 6 proteins:

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No data available for Paralogs for TTC17 Gene

Variants for TTC17 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for TTC17 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 11 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs57074352 -- 43,490,882(+) AAAAA(-/A)CCGGC intron-variant
rs57097933 -- 43,480,168(+) GTAGC(A/C)ATGTA intron-variant
rs57188330 -- 43,481,063(+) GGTAG(-/TAG)GCATA intron-variant
rs57190890 -- 43,372,517(+) TATTT(-/ATTT/ATTTATTT)TTGAG intron-variant
rs61883547 -- 43,365,494(+) GATCT(C/G)CTGAG intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for TTC17 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv519819 CNV Gain 19592680
nsv7753 CNV Insertion 18451855
esv2678898 CNV Deletion 23128226

Relevant External Links for TTC17 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TTC17 Gene

Disorders for TTC17 Gene

Relevant External Links for TTC17

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator

No disorders were found for TTC17 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships and Genatlas for TTC17 Gene

Publications for TTC17 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. Personalized smoking cessation: interactions between nicotine dose, dependence and quit-success genotype score. (PMID: 20379614) Rose J.E. … Uhl G.R. (Mol. Med. 2010) 3 48
  3. C2orf62 and TTC17 Are Involved in Actin Organization and Ciliogenesis in Zebrafish and Human. (PMID: 24475127) Bontems F. … Lane L. (PLoS ONE 2014) 3 4
  4. 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) 2 3
  5. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3

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