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Aliases for CSPG5 Gene

Aliases for CSPG5 Gene

  • Chondroitin Sulfate Proteoglycan 5 2 3 5
  • Acidic Leucine-Rich EGF-Like Domain-Containing Brain Protein 3 4
  • Chondroitin Sulfate Proteoglycan 5 (Neuroglycan C) 2 3
  • Neuroglycan C 2 4
  • NGC 3 4
  • CALEB 4

External Ids for CSPG5 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CSPG5 Gene

  • GC03M047401
  • GC03M046808
  • GC03M047564
  • GC03M047578
  • GC03M047603

Summaries for CSPG5 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for CSPG5 Gene

  • The protein encoded by this gene is a proteoglycan that may function as a neural growth and differentiation factor. Several transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, May 2011]

GeneCards Summary for CSPG5 Gene

CSPG5 (Chondroitin Sulfate Proteoglycan 5) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with CSPG5 include Spontaneous Ocular Nystagmus and Kabuki Syndrome 1. Among its related pathways are Metabolism and Chondroitin sulfate/dermatan sulfate metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include growth factor activity.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CSPG5 Gene

  • May function as a growth and differentiation factor involved in neuritogenesis. May induce ERBB3 activation.

Gene Wiki entry for CSPG5 Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for CSPG5 Gene

Genomics for CSPG5 Gene

Regulatory Elements for CSPG5 Gene

Enhancers for CSPG5 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
GH03F047542 0.7 Ensembl 12.9 +38.0 37992 0.4 GATAD2A PKNOX1 L3MBTL2 KLF6 ZNF48 ZSCAN9 ZIC2 ZNF644 ZFHX2 PBX2 CSPG5 ELP6 ENSG00000214773 SCAP LOC105377074 RN7SL870P
GH03F047613 0.2 ENCODE 11.5 -33.0 -32991 0.5 CSPG5 ENSG00000214773 GC03M047649
GH03F047432 0.2 ENCODE 10.9 +146.3 146255 3.2 HDGF PKNOX1 MLX ARNT CREB3L1 ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 YY1 NBEAL2 SCAP ELP6 PTPN23 CSPG5 DHX30 PTH1R PIR43961 GC03M047419 ENSG00000276925
GH03F047429 0.5 ENCODE 10.8 +150.9 150906 1.6 CTCF STAT1 YY1 ELP6 SCAP PTPN23 CSPG5 DHX30 NBEAL2 PTH1R GC03M047419 PIR43961 ENSG00000276925
GH03F047536 0.7 FANTOM5 10 +44.5 44469 0.3 L3MBTL2 MXD3 GABPB1 ZNF48 MGA CSPG5 LOC105377074 RN7SL870P
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Genomic Location for CSPG5 Gene

47,562,238 bp from pter
47,580,792 bp from pter
18,555 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for CSPG5 Gene

Genes around CSPG5 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
CSPG5 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for CSPG5 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for CSPG5 Gene

Proteins for CSPG5 Gene

  • Protein details for CSPG5 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan 5
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q71M39
    • Q71M40

    Protein attributes for CSPG5 Gene

    566 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    60016 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Binds TNR and probably TNC (By similarity). Interacts with ERBB3 and GOPC.
    • Different forms of various molecular weight have been observed. Such forms are possibly due to different levels of glycosylation, phosphorylation and/or protein cleavage (By similarity).

    Alternative splice isoforms for CSPG5 Gene


neXtProt entry for CSPG5 Gene

Post-translational modifications for CSPG5 Gene

  • N-glycosylated.
  • O-glycosylated; contains chondroitin sulfate glycans. Part-time proteoglycan, expressed in part as a proteoglycan exhibiting chondroitin sulfate glycans and in part as a non-proteoglycan form. The relative amount of both forms depends on tissues and tissues maturation (By similarity).
  • Phosphorylated; in intracellular and extracellular parts.
  • Glycosylation at Asn 57, Ser 117, Ser 165, and Thr 328
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for CSPG5 Gene

Antibody Products

  • R&D Systems Antibodies for CSPG5 (Neuroglycan C/CSPG5)

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for CSPG5 Gene

Domains & Families for CSPG5 Gene

Protein Domains for CSPG5 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for CSPG5 Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 EGF-like domain.
  • Contains 1 EGF-like domain.
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Function for CSPG5 Gene

Molecular function for CSPG5 Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry:
neuroglycan,neural transmembrane chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan,brain specific
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
May function as a growth and differentiation factor involved in neuritogenesis. May induce ERBB3 activation.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for CSPG5 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 12885772
GO:0008083 growth factor activity TAS 12885772
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Animal Models for CSPG5 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for CSPG5:

Animal Model Products

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miRNA for CSPG5 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target CSPG5

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for CSPG5 Gene

Localization for CSPG5 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CSPG5 Gene

Cell membrane; Single-pass type I membrane protein. Endoplasmic reticulum membrane; Single-pass type I membrane protein. Golgi apparatus membrane; Single-pass type I membrane protein. Cell surface. Note=In neurons, localizes to synaptic junctions. Also detected in the endoplasmic reticulum and the Golgi. Partially enriched in lipid rafts. {ECO:0000250 UniProtKB:Q71M36, ECO:0000250 UniProtKB:Q9ERQ6}.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for CSPG5 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for CSPG5 gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 5
golgi apparatus 5
plasma membrane 5
endoplasmic reticulum 4
lysosome 4
vacuole 4
nucleus 2
peroxisome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for CSPG5 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000139 Golgi membrane IEA --
GO:0005576 extracellular region TAS --
GO:0005783 endoplasmic reticulum IEA --
GO:0005789 endoplasmic reticulum membrane IEA --
GO:0005794 Golgi apparatus IEA,IDA 12885772
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Pathways & Interactions for CSPG5 Gene

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Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for CSPG5 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0007275 multicellular organism development IEA --
GO:0007399 nervous system development TAS 12885772
GO:0030154 cell differentiation IEA --
GO:0030203 glycosaminoglycan metabolic process TAS --
GO:0030206 chondroitin sulfate biosynthetic process TAS --
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No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for CSPG5 Gene

Transcripts for CSPG5 Gene

Unigene Clusters for CSPG5 Gene

Chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan 5 (neuroglycan C):
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for CSPG5 Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2a · 2b ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b ^ 5
SP1: - -
SP2: -
SP3: -

Relevant External Links for CSPG5 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for CSPG5 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for CSPG5 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for CSPG5 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Amygdala (x6.2), Brain - Nucleus accumbens (basal ganglia) (x5.4), Brain - Anterior cingulate cortex (BA24) (x5.1), Brain - Caudate (basal ganglia) (x4.9), Brain - Frontal Cortex (BA9) (x4.7), Brain - Putamen (basal ganglia) (x4.7), Brain - Cortex (x4.5), and Brain - Hippocampus (x4.5).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for CSPG5 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Fetal Brain (31.0), Cerebrospinal fluid (23.0), Frontal cortex (7.9), and Esophagus (6.2).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for CSPG5 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for CSPG5 Gene

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NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of CSPG5 Gene:


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mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for CSPG5 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Restricted to brain (at protein level).
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Orthologs for CSPG5 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for CSPG5 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia CSPG5 34 35
  • 99.83 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia CSPG5 34 35
  • 89.43 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia CSPG5 34 35
  • 89.17 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Cspg5 34 16 35
  • 85.63 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Cspg5 34
  • 85.45 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia CSPG5 35
  • 61 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves CSPG5 35
  • 40 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii cspg5a 35
  • 36 (a)
cspg5b 35
  • 28 (a)
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.9906 34
Species where no ortholog for CSPG5 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)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona intestinalis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona savignyi)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for CSPG5 Gene

Gene Tree for CSPG5 (if available)
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Paralogs for CSPG5 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for CSPG5 Gene

Variants for CSPG5 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for CSPG5 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 03 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs10865948 -- 47,562,137(+) AGAGC(A/G)AGATT downstream-variant-500B
rs11130139 -- 47,565,080(+) GCATA(C/G)AGGGG intron-variant
rs111914624 -- 47,568,253(+) ATAGA(A/G)AATTC intron-variant
rs112056267 -- 47,570,259(+) GATTA(A/T)CTTAA intron-variant
rs112521008 -- 47,578,872(+) CCCGC(C/G)TCCCG intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for CSPG5 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv1122064 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv3807 CNV insertion 18451855
nsv428417 CNV loss 18775914
nsv954482 CNV deletion 24416366

Variation tolerance for CSPG5 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 43.9% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 2.01; 36.98% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for CSPG5 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CSPG5 Gene

Disorders for CSPG5 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(2) MalaCards diseases for CSPG5 Gene - From: DISEASES

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
spontaneous ocular nystagmus
  • ocular nystagmus
kabuki syndrome 1
  • kabuki syndrome
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Relevant External Links for CSPG5

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for CSPG5 Gene

Publications for CSPG5 Gene

  1. Cloning and chromosomal mapping of the human gene of neuroglycan C (NGC), a neural transmembrane chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan with an EGF module. (PMID: 9950058) Yasuda Y. … Oohira A. (Neurosci. Res. 1998) 2 3 4 22 64
  2. Identification of neuroglycan C and interacting partners as potential susceptibility genes for schizophrenia in a Southern Chinese population. (PMID: 19367581) So H.C. … Sham P.C. (Am. J. Med. Genet. B Neuropsychiatr. Genet. 2010) 3 22 46 64
  3. Expression and identification of a new splice variant of neuroglycan C, a transmembrane chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan, in the human brain. (PMID: 16299773) Aono S. … Oohira A. (J. Neurosci. Res. 2006) 3 22 64
  4. Neuroglycan C, a novel member of the neuregulin family. (PMID: 15358134) Kinugasa Y. … Higashiyama S. (Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 2004) 3 4 64
  5. CALEB/NGC interacts with the Golgi-associated protein PIST. (PMID: 12885772) Hassel B. … Schumacher S. (J. Biol. Chem. 2003) 3 4 64

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