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Aliases for USP27X Gene

Aliases for USP27X Gene

  • Ubiquitin Specific Peptidase 27, X-Linked 2 3
  • X-Linked Ubiquitin Carboxyl-Terminal Hydrolase 27 3 4
  • Ubiquitin Specific Protease 27, X Chromosome 2 3
  • Ubiquitin-Specific-Processing Protease 27 3 4
  • Deubiquitinating Enzyme 27 3 4
  • Ubiquitin Thioesterase 27 3 4
  • USP22L 3 4
  • USP27 3 4
  • Ubiquitin Carboxyl-Terminal Hydrolase 22-Like 4
  • Ubiquitin Specific Protease 27, X-Linked 2
  • Ubiquitin Carboxyl-Terminal Hydrolase 27 3
  • EC 4
  • EC 63

External Ids for USP27X Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for USP27X Gene

  • GC0XU900508
  • GC0XP049348
  • GC0XP049531
  • GC0XP049646
  • GC0XP047113

Summaries for USP27X Gene

GeneCards Summary for USP27X Gene

USP27X (Ubiquitin Specific Peptidase 27, X-Linked) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include ubiquitin thiolesterase activity and cysteine-type peptidase activity.

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 USP27X Gene

Genomics for USP27X Gene

Regulatory Elements for USP27X Gene

Genomic Location for USP27X Gene

49,879,867 bp from pter
49,882,565 bp from pter
2,699 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for USP27X Gene

UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track
Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for USP27X Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for USP27X Gene

Proteins for USP27X Gene

  • Protein details for USP27X Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Ubiquitin carboxyl-terminal hydrolase 27
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:

    Protein attributes for USP27X Gene

    438 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    49630 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for USP27X Gene

Proteomics data for USP27X Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for USP27X Gene

  • Ubiquitination at Lys54 and Lys406
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for USP27X Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

Domains for USP27X Gene

Gene Families for USP27X Gene

Protein Domains for USP27X Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for USP27X Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 USP domain.
  • Belongs to the peptidase C19 family.
  • Contains 1 USP domain.
  • Belongs to the peptidase C19 family.
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Function for USP27X Gene

Molecular function for USP27X 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)

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for USP27X Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for USP27X Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0008234 cysteine-type peptidase activity IEA --
GO:0036459 ubiquitinyl hydrolase activity IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with USP27X: view

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In Situ Assay Products

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No data available for Phenotypes , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for USP27X Gene

Localization for USP27X Gene

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from COMPARTMENTS and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for USP27X Gene

Pathways for USP27X Gene

SuperPathways for USP27X Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for USP27X Gene

Selected Interacting proteins: A6NNY8-UBP27_HUMAN for USP27X Gene via I2D

Symbol External ID(s) Details

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for USP27X Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006511 ubiquitin-dependent protein catabolic process IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with USP27X: view

No data available for Pathways by source for USP27X Gene

Transcripts for USP27X Gene

mRNA/cDNA for USP27X Gene

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

Unigene Clusters for USP27X Gene

Ubiquitin specific peptidase 27, X-linked:
Representative Sequences:

Inhibitory RNA Products

  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for USP27X

Flow Cytometry Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for USP27X Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for USP27X Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for USP27X Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for USP27X Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for USP27X Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Cerebellar Hemisphere (5.1) and Brain - Cerebellum (4.6).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, MOPED, and MaxQB for USP27X Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for USP27X Gene Hs.143587

genes like me logo Genes that share expressions with USP27X: view

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In Situ Assay Products

No data available for Protein differential expression in normal tissues , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Expression partners for USP27X Gene

Orthologs for USP27X Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for USP27X Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia USP27X 35
  • 94.14 (n)
  • 98.17 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia LOC100686687 35
  • 92.77 (n)
  • 98.63 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Usp27x 35
  • 91.86 (n)
  • 96.35 (a)
Usp27x 16
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia LOC100614099 35
  • 98.74 (n)
  • 97.96 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Usp27x 35
  • 91.25 (n)
  • 96.58 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia Str.7153 35
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons UBP22 35
  • 47.3 (n)
  • 40.2 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona intestinalis)
Ascidiacea Cin.9273 35
Species with no ortholog for USP27X:
  • 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)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • 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 urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • soybean (Glycine max)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for USP27X Gene

Gene Tree for USP27X (if available)
Gene Tree for USP27X (if available)

Paralogs for USP27X Gene

(5) SIMAP similar genes for USP27X Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with USP27X: view

No data available for Paralogs for USP27X Gene

Variants for USP27X Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for USP27X Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 0X pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs11541312 -- 49,881,540(+) ACAGC(G/T)AAGGG frameshift-variant
rs45487097 -- 49,881,486(+) TGGTT(C/T)AAGTG reference, synonymous-codon
rs58638582 -- 49,882,257(+) GCCGT(C/T)GCTCC utr-variant-3-prime
rs73487840 -- 49,882,672(+) ACATT(C/T)TCCAC downstream-variant-500B
rs111441955 -- 49,882,855(+) TGATT(C/T)AGATC downstream-variant-500B

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for USP27X Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv6902 CNV Insertion 18451855

Relevant External Links for USP27X Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for USP27X Gene

Disorders for USP27X Gene

Relevant External Links for USP27X

Genetic Association Database (GAD)

No disorders were found for USP27X Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships and Genatlas for USP27X Gene

Publications for USP27X Gene

  1. Human and mouse proteases: a comparative genomic approach. (PMID: 12838346) Puente X.S. … Lopez-Otin C. (Nat. Rev. Genet. 2003) 2 3 4
  2. Toward a confocal subcellular atlas of the human proteome. (PMID: 18029348) Barbe L. … Andersson-Svahn H. (Mol. Cell Proteomics 2008) 3
  3. Defining the human deubiquitinating enzyme interaction landscape. (PMID: 19615732) Sowa M.E. … Harper J.W. (Cell 2009) 3
  4. A proteome-wide, quantitative survey of in vivo ubiquitylation sites reveals widespread regulatory roles. (PMID: 21890473) Wagner S.A. … Choudhary C. (Mol. Cell Proteomics 2011) 3
  5. The DNA sequence of the human X chromosome. (PMID: 15772651) Ross M.T. … Bentley D.R. (Nature 2005) 4

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