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Aliases for USP20 Gene

Aliases for USP20 Gene

  • Ubiquitin Specific Peptidase 20 2 3 5
  • Ubiquitin-Specific-Processing Protease 20 3 4
  • Deubiquitinating Enzyme 20 3 4
  • Ubiquitin Thioesterase 20 3 4
  • LSFR3A 3 4
  • HVDU2 3 4
  • VDU2 3 4
  • PVHL-Interacting Deubiquitinating Enzyme 2 3
  • VHL-Interacting Deubiquitinating Enzyme 2 4
  • Ubiquitin Carboxyl-Terminal Hydrolase 20 3
  • Ubiquitin Specific Protease 20 2
  • Ubiquitin Thiolesterase 20 3
  • EC 3.4.19.12 4
  • KIAA1003 4

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for USP20 Gene

  • GC09P123726
  • GC09P124244
  • GC09P126051
  • GC09P127973
  • GC09P129677
  • GC09P131637
  • GC09P132596
  • GC09P102196

Summaries for USP20 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for USP20 Gene

  • This gene encodes a ubiquitin specific processing protease that was first identified as a substrate of the VHL (von Hippel-Lindau disease) protein E3 ubiquitin ligase complex. In addition to being ubiquitinated by the VHL-E3 ligase complex, this enzyme deubiquitinates hypoxia-inducible factor (HIF)-1 alpha and thereby causes increased expression of HIF-1alpha targeted genes which play a role in angiogenesis, glucose metabolism, cell proliferation and metastasis. The enzyme encoded by this gene also regulates G-protein coupled receptor signaling by mediating the deubiquitination of beta-2 adrenergic receptor (ADRB2). This enzyme is a ubiquitously expressed thiolester hydrolase. Alternative splicing results in multiple transcript variants encoding the same protein. [provided by RefSeq, Jan 2013]

GeneCards Summary for USP20 Gene

USP20 (Ubiquitin Specific Peptidase 20) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Ubiquitin-Proteasome Dependent Proteolysis. GO annotations related to this gene include cysteine-type endopeptidase activity and thiol-dependent ubiquitinyl hydrolase activity. An important paralog of this gene is USP33.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for USP20 Gene

  • Deubiquitinating enzyme involved in beta-2 adrenergic receptor (ADRB2) recycling. Acts as a regulator of G-protein coupled receptor (GPCR) signaling by mediating the deubiquitination beta-2 adrenergic receptor (ADRB2). Plays a central role in ADRB2 recycling and resensitization after prolonged agonist stimulation by constitutively binding ADRB2, mediating deubiquitination of ADRB2 and inhibiting lysosomal trafficking of ADRB2. Upon dissociation, it is probably transferred to the translocated beta-arrestins, possibly leading to beta-arrestins deubiquitination and disengagement from ADRB2. This suggests the existence of a dynamic exchange between the ADRB2 and beta-arrestins. Deubiquitinates DIO2, thereby regulating thyroid hormone regulation. Deubiquitinates HIF1A, leading to stabilize HIF1A and enhance HIF1A-mediated activity. Mediates deubiquitination of both Lys-48- and Lys-63-linked polyubiquitin chains.

Gene Wiki entry for USP20 Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for USP20 Gene

Genomics for USP20 Gene

Regulatory Elements for USP20 Gene

Enhancers for USP20 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
- Elite enhancer/Elite enhancer-gene association

Enhancers around USP20 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for USP20 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around USP20 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for USP20 Gene

Chromosome:
9
Start:
129,834,698 bp from pter
End:
129,881,838 bp from pter
Size:
47,141 bases
Orientation:
Plus strand

Genomic View for USP20 Gene

Genes around USP20 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
USP20 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for USP20 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for USP20 Gene

Proteins for USP20 Gene

  • Protein details for USP20 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Q9Y2K6-UBP20_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Ubiquitin carboxyl-terminal hydrolase 20
    Protein Accession:
    Q9Y2K6
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q541F1
    • Q8IXQ1
    • Q96LG5
    • Q9UQN8
    • Q9UQP0

    Protein attributes for USP20 Gene

    Size:
    914 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    102003 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with VHL, leading to its ubiquitination and subsequent degradation. Interacts with CCP110, DIO2 and HIF1A.
    SequenceCaution:
    • Sequence=BAA76847.2; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for USP20 Gene

Post-translational modifications for USP20 Gene

  • Ubiquitinated via a VHL-dependent pathway for proteasomal degradation.
  • Ubiquitination at Lys 906
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for USP20 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for USP20 Gene

Domains & Families for USP20 Gene

Gene Families for USP20 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for USP20 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q9Y2K6

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

UBP20_HUMAN :
  • The UBP-type zinc finger binds 3 zinc ions. However, it does not bind ubiquitin, probably because the conserved Arg in position 55 is replaced by a Glu residue (By similarity).
  • Belongs to the peptidase C19 family. USP20/USP33 subfamily.
  • Contains 1 UBP-type zinc finger.
Domain:
  • The UBP-type zinc finger binds 3 zinc ions. However, it does not bind ubiquitin, probably because the conserved Arg in position 55 is replaced by a Glu residue (By similarity).
  • Contains 2 DUSP domains.
  • Contains 1 USP domain.
Family:
  • Belongs to the peptidase C19 family. USP20/USP33 subfamily.
Similarity:
  • Contains 1 UBP-type zinc finger.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with USP20: view

Function for USP20 Gene

Molecular function for USP20 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Thiol-dependent hydrolysis of ester, thioester, amide, peptide and isopeptide bonds formed by the C-terminal Gly of ubiquitin (a 76-residue protein attached to proteins as an intracellular targeting signal).
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Deubiquitinating enzyme involved in beta-2 adrenergic receptor (ADRB2) recycling. Acts as a regulator of G-protein coupled receptor (GPCR) signaling by mediating the deubiquitination beta-2 adrenergic receptor (ADRB2). Plays a central role in ADRB2 recycling and resensitization after prolonged agonist stimulation by constitutively binding ADRB2, mediating deubiquitination of ADRB2 and inhibiting lysosomal trafficking of ADRB2. Upon dissociation, it is probably transferred to the translocated beta-arrestins, possibly leading to beta-arrestins deubiquitination and disengagement from ADRB2. This suggests the existence of a dynamic exchange between the ADRB2 and beta-arrestins. Deubiquitinates DIO2, thereby regulating thyroid hormone regulation. Deubiquitinates HIF1A, leading to stabilize HIF1A and enhance HIF1A-mediated activity. Mediates deubiquitination of both Lys-48- and Lys-63-linked polyubiquitin chains.

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for USP20 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for USP20 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0001664 G-protein coupled receptor binding IPI 19424180
GO:0004197 cysteine-type endopeptidase activity IMP 19424180
GO:0004843 thiol-dependent ubiquitin-specific protease activity IEA --
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 23486064
GO:0008270 zinc ion binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with USP20: view
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miRNA for USP20 Gene

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No data available for Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for USP20 Gene

Localization for USP20 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for USP20 Gene

Cytoplasm, perinuclear region. Cytoplasm, cytoskeleton, microtubule organizing center, centrosome. Note=According to PubMed:12865408, it localizes in the endoplasmic reticulum; however the relevance of such result is unclear.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for USP20 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for USP20 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytoskeleton 5
cytosol 3
plasma membrane 2
endoplasmic reticulum 1
lysosome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for USP20 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005813 centrosome IDA 23486064
GO:0048471 perinuclear region of cytoplasm IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with USP20: view

Pathways & Interactions for USP20 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with USP20: view

Pathways by source for USP20 Gene

1 Qiagen pathway for USP20 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for USP20 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006511 ubiquitin-dependent protein catabolic process IEA --
GO:0006897 endocytosis IEA --
GO:0008277 regulation of G-protein coupled receptor protein signaling pathway IMP 19424180
GO:0016579 protein deubiquitination IDA 19424180
GO:0070536 protein K63-linked deubiquitination IDA 19424180
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with USP20: view

No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for USP20 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for USP20 Gene

(2) Drugs for USP20 Gene - From: ApexBio and HMDB

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
Water Approved Pharma 0
PR-619 Pharma Deubiquitylating enzymes (DBUs) inhibitor, Broad spectrum DUB inhibitor 0

(1) ApexBio Compounds for USP20 Gene

Compound Action Cas Number
PR-619 Deubiquitylating enzymes (DBUs) inhibitor 2645-32-1
genes like me logo Genes that share compounds with USP20: view

Transcripts for USP20 Gene

Unigene Clusters for USP20 Gene

Ubiquitin specific peptidase 20:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for USP20 Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10a · 10b ^ 11a · 11b · 11c · 11d ^ 12a · 12b ^ 13a · 13b ^ 14 ^ 15 ^ 16 ^ 17a · 17b ^ 18 ^ 19 ^
SP1: - - -
SP2: - - -
SP3: - - -
SP4:
SP5: - -
SP6:
SP7:
SP8:
SP9:

ExUns: 20a · 20b ^ 21 ^ 22 ^ 23a · 23b · 23c ^ 24a · 24b ^ 25a · 25b · 25c · 25d · 25e
SP1: - - -
SP2: - -
SP3:
SP4: - -
SP5:
SP6: -
SP7: - -
SP8:
SP9:

Relevant External Links for USP20 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
USP20
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
USP20

Expression for USP20 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for USP20 Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for USP20 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Retina (39.2), Placenta (12.2), and Frontal cortex (11.5).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for USP20 Gene



Protein tissue co-expression partners for USP20 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of USP20 Gene:

USP20

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for USP20 Gene:

Hs.5452
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with USP20: 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 and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for USP20 Gene

Orthologs for USP20 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals and fungi.

Orthologs for USP20 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia USP20 34
  • 89.5 (n)
  • 94.29 (a)
USP20 35
  • 94 (a)
OneToOne
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia USP20 34
  • 88.77 (n)
  • 94.09 (a)
USP20 35
  • 94 (a)
OneToOne
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Usp20 34
  • 87.49 (n)
  • 92.78 (a)
Usp20 16
Usp20 35
  • 92 (a)
OneToOne
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia USP20 34
  • 99.31 (n)
  • 99.56 (a)
USP20 35
  • 100 (a)
OneToOne
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Usp20 34
  • 87.64 (n)
  • 92.34 (a)
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia USP20 35
  • 90 (a)
OneToOne
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 35
  • 82 (a)
OneToMany
-- 35
  • 78 (a)
OneToMany
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves USP20 34
  • 78.51 (n)
  • 87.31 (a)
USP20 35
  • 87 (a)
OneToOne
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia USP20 35
  • 78 (a)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia usp20 34
  • 74.49 (n)
  • 80.05 (a)
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii usp20 34
  • 70.28 (n)
  • 78.01 (a)
zgc63661 34
usp20 35
  • 76 (a)
OneToOne
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG8494 36
  • 40 (a)
CG8494 34
  • 54.9 (n)
  • 48.8 (a)
CG8494 35
  • 32 (a)
OneToMany
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP003821 34
  • 53.83 (n)
  • 49.7 (a)
worm
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea usp-33 35
  • 21 (a)
OneToMany
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes UBP10 35
  • 15 (a)
OneToMany
UBP10 37
UBP10 37
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 35
  • 43 (a)
OneToMany
Species where no ortholog for USP20 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)
  • 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 USP20 Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for USP20 (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for USP20 (if available)

Paralogs for USP20 Gene

Paralogs for USP20 Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for USP20 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

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Variants for USP20 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for USP20 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 09 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs36086252 - 129,858,576(+) GGGCT(A/C)CTCTT reference, missense, utr-variant-5-prime
VAR_051530 -
rs7852266 -- 129,843,645(+) ggcag(C/G)agaat intron-variant
rs7852271 -- 129,843,692(+) agatc(A/G)cacca intron-variant
rs7852436 -- 129,843,885(+) atggc(A/G)aaact intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for USP20 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv1511e214 CNV gain 21293372
esv1000693 CNV insertion 20482838
esv1323037 CNV insertion 17803354
esv24598 CNV loss 19812545
esv2759716 CNV gain 17122850
esv3621839 CNV loss 21293372
nsv1036351 CNV gain 25217958
nsv1046477 CNV gain 25217958
nsv1161909 CNV duplication 26073780
nsv469902 CNV loss 18288195
nsv517374 CNV loss 19592680
nsv8571 CNV gain 18304495

Variation tolerance for USP20 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 65.5% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 3.73; 57.62% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for USP20 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for
USP20

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for USP20 Gene

Disorders for USP20 Gene

Relevant External Links for USP20

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
USP20
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
USP20
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
USP20

No disorders were found for USP20 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for USP20 Gene

Publications for USP20 Gene

  1. VHL protein-interacting deubiquitinating enzyme 2 deubiquitinates and stabilizes HIF-1alpha. (PMID: 15776016) Li Z. … Wu G. (EMBO Rep. 2005) 3 4 22 65
  2. USP33 regulates centrosome biogenesis via deubiquitination of the centriolar protein CP110. (PMID: 23486064) Li J. … Dynlacht B.D. (Nature 2013) 3 4 65
  3. Assessment of a polymorphism of SDK1 with hypertension in Japanese Individuals. (PMID: 19851296) Oguri M. … Yamada Y. (Am. J. Hypertens. 2010) 3 46 65
  4. Association of genetic variants with hemorrhagic stroke in Japanese individuals. (PMID: 20198315) Yoshida T. … Yamada Y. (Int. J. Mol. Med. 2010) 3 46 65
  5. The deubiquitinases USP33 and USP20 coordinate beta2 adrenergic receptor recycling and resensitization. (PMID: 19424180) Berthouze M. … Shenoy S.K. (EMBO J. 2009) 3 4 65

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