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Aliases for UNC13D Gene

Aliases for UNC13D Gene

  • Unc-13 Homolog D 2 3
  • Unc-13 Homolog D (C. Elegans) 2 5
  • Munc13-4 3 4
  • HPLH3 3
  • FHL3 3
  • HLH3 3

External Ids for UNC13D Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for UNC13D Gene

  • GC17M074420
  • GC17M071334
  • GC17M073823
  • GC17M069249

Summaries for UNC13D Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for UNC13D Gene

  • This gene encodes a protein that is a member of the UNC13 family, containing similar domain structure as other family members but lacking an N-terminal phorbol ester-binding C1 domain present in other Munc13 proteins. The protein appears to play a role in vesicle maturation during exocytosis and is involved in regulation of cytolytic granules secretion. Mutations in this gene are associated with familial hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis type 3, a genetically heterogeneous, rare autosomal recessive disorder. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for UNC13D Gene

UNC13D (Unc-13 Homolog D) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with UNC13D include hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis, familial, 3 and hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis. Among its related pathways are wtCFTR and deltaF508 traffic / Late endosome and Lysosome (norm and CF) and Deregulation of Rab and Rab Effector Genes in Bladder Cancer. GO annotations related to this gene include Rab GTPase binding. An important paralog of this gene is BAIAP3.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for UNC13D Gene

  • Plays a role in cytotoxic granule exocytosis in lymphocytes. Required for both granule maturation and granule docking and priming at the immunologic synapse. Regulates assembly of recycling and late endosomal structures, leading to the formation of an endosomal exocytic compartment that fuses with perforin-containing granules at the immunologic synapse and licences them for exocytosis. Regulates Ca(2+)-dependent secretory lysosome exocytosis in mast cells.

Gene Wiki entry for UNC13D Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for UNC13D Gene

Genomics for UNC13D Gene

Regulatory Elements for UNC13D Gene

Enhancers for UNC13D Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Score Enhancer Sources TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Other Gene Targets for Enhancer

Enhancers around UNC13D on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for UNC13D Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around UNC13D on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for UNC13D Gene

Chromosome:
17
Start:
75,827,225 bp from pter
End:
75,844,717 bp from pter
Size:
17,493 bases
Orientation:
Minus strand

Genomic View for UNC13D Gene

Genes around UNC13D on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
UNC13D Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for UNC13D Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for UNC13D Gene

Proteins for UNC13D Gene

  • Protein details for UNC13D Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Q70J99-UN13D_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Protein unc-13 homolog D
    Protein Accession:
    Q70J99
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B4DWG9
    • Q9H7K5

    Protein attributes for UNC13D Gene

    Size:
    1090 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    123282 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with DOC2A (By similarity). Interacts with RAB27A.
    SequenceCaution:
    • Sequence=BAB15764.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for UNC13D Gene

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

neXtProt entry for UNC13D Gene

Proteomics data for UNC13D Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for UNC13D Gene

  • Ubiquitination at Lys 511, Lys 599, Lys 625, Lys 714, Lys 773, and Lys 917
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Antibody Products

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for UNC13D Gene

Domains & Families for UNC13D Gene

Gene Families for UNC13D Gene

Protein Domains for UNC13D Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for UNC13D Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q70J99

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

UN13D_HUMAN :
  • The MHD1 and MHD2 domains mediate localization on recycling endosomes and lysosome.
  • Belongs to the unc-13 family.
Domain:
  • The MHD1 and MHD2 domains mediate localization on recycling endosomes and lysosome.
  • Contains 2 C2 domains.
  • Contains 1 MHD1 (MUNC13 homology domain 1) domain.
  • Contains 1 MHD2 (MUNC13 homology domain 2) domain.
Family:
  • Belongs to the unc-13 family.
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Function for UNC13D Gene

Molecular function for UNC13D Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Plays a role in cytotoxic granule exocytosis in lymphocytes. Required for both granule maturation and granule docking and priming at the immunologic synapse. Regulates assembly of recycling and late endosomal structures, leading to the formation of an endosomal exocytic compartment that fuses with perforin-containing granules at the immunologic synapse and licences them for exocytosis. Regulates Ca(2+)-dependent secretory lysosome exocytosis in mast cells.
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Human Phenotype Ontology for UNC13D Gene

HPO Id HPO Name Alternative Ids Definition Synonyms

Animal Model Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for UNC13D Gene

Localization for UNC13D Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for UNC13D Gene

Cytoplasm. Membrane; Peripheral membrane protein. Late endosome. Recycling endosome. Lysosome. Note=Colocalizes with cytotoxic granules at the plasma membrane. Localizes to endosomal exocytic vesicles.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for UNC13D Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for UNC13D gene
Compartment Confidence
endosome 5
lysosome 5
vacuole 5
nucleus 3
cytosol 2
mitochondrion 1
plasma membrane 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for UNC13D Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005764 lysosome IDA 15548590
GO:0005770 late endosome IEA --
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Pathways & Interactions for UNC13D Gene

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Pathways by source for UNC13D Gene

1 GeneGo (Thomson Reuters) pathway for UNC13D Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for UNC13D Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0002432 granuloma formation IEA --
GO:0002467 germinal center formation IEA --
GO:0043304 regulation of mast cell degranulation IMP 15548590
GO:0045921 positive regulation of exocytosis IMP 15548590
GO:0051607 defense response to virus IEA --
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No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for UNC13D Gene

Drugs & Compounds for UNC13D Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for UNC13D Gene

Unigene Clusters for UNC13D Gene

Unc-13 homolog D (C. elegans):
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for UNC13D Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2a · 2b ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12 ^ 13 ^ 14 ^ 15 ^ 16 ^ 17 ^ 18 ^ 19 ^ 20 ^ 21 ^ 22 ^ 23 ^ 24 ^ 25 ^
SP1:
SP2: -

ExUns: 26 ^ 27 ^ 28 ^ 29 ^ 30 ^ 31
SP1:
SP2:

Relevant External Links for UNC13D Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
UNC13D
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
UNC13D

Expression for UNC13D Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for UNC13D Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for UNC13D Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Whole Blood (x17.3) and Spleen (x4.4).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for UNC13D Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (35.9), Platelet (8.5), and Monocytes (6.1).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for UNC13D Gene



SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for UNC13D Gene Hs.41045

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for UNC13D Gene

Q70J99-UN13D_HUMAN
Tissue specificity: Expressed at high levels in spleen, thymus and leukocytes. Also expressed in lung and placenta, and at very low levels in brain, heart, skeletal muscle and kidney. Expressed in cytotoxic T-lymphocytes (CTL) and mast cells.
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Protein tissue co-expression partners for UNC13D Gene

- Elite partner

Primer Products

In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery for UNC13D Gene

Orthologs for UNC13D Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for UNC13D Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia UNC13D 35
  • 87.88 (n)
  • 87.7 (a)
UNC13D 36
  • 88 (a)
OneToOne
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia UNC13D 35
  • 89.44 (n)
  • 89.9 (a)
UNC13D 36
  • 90 (a)
OneToOne
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Unc13d 35
  • 86.17 (n)
  • 88.17 (a)
Unc13d 16
Unc13d 36
  • 88 (a)
OneToOne
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia UNC13D 35
  • 99.24 (n)
  • 99.17 (a)
UNC13D 36
  • 94 (a)
OneToOne
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Unc13d 35
  • 85.47 (n)
  • 87.72 (a)
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia UNC13D 36
  • 77 (a)
OneToOne
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 53 (a)
OneToMany
-- 36
  • 72 (a)
OneToMany
-- 36
  • 53 (a)
OneToMany
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves UNC13D 35
  • 71.18 (n)
  • 65.71 (a)
UNC13D 36
  • 65 (a)
OneToOne
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia UNC13D 36
  • 63 (a)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia unc13d 35
  • 62.23 (n)
  • 59.93 (a)
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii unc13d 35
  • 53.33 (n)
  • 45.16 (a)
unc13d 36
  • 42 (a)
OneToOne
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.4543 35
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG34349 36
  • 21 (a)
ManyToMany
unc-13-4A 36
  • 23 (a)
ManyToMany
worm
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea F54G2.1 36
  • 22 (a)
OneToMany
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 24 (a)
OneToMany
Species with no ortholog for UNC13D:
  • 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)
  • 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 UNC13D Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for UNC13D (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for UNC13D (if available)

Paralogs for UNC13D Gene

Paralogs for UNC13D Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for UNC13D Gene using alignment to 8 proteins:

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Variants for UNC13D Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for UNC13D Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 17 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs17496835 - 75,831,149(+) TCAGC(A/C/G)TGGAA reference, missense
rs1135688 - 75,831,124(+) GGCCT(C/T)GGGTG reference, missense
rs9904366 - 75,843,245(+) GAGTG(C/G/T)GTCCT upstream-variant-2KB, reference, missense, utr-variant-5-prime
rs936397 -- 75,844,693(-) CAGCA(C/T)ATGGA upstream-variant-2KB, utr-variant-5-prime
rs2290768 -- 75,830,530(-) GCACC(C/T)CGCTC intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for UNC13D Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv3264n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv908804 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv3267n71 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv3268n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv833545 CNV Gain 17160897
nsv470606 CNV Loss 18288195
nsv908820 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv510728 CNV Loss 20534489

Variation tolerance for UNC13D Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 57.1% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 7.81; 83.43% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for UNC13D Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
UNC13D
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
UNC13D

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for UNC13D Gene

Disorders for UNC13D Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(8) MalaCards diseases for UNC13D Gene - From: OMIM, ClinVar, GeneTests, Orphanet, DISEASES, Novoseek, and GeneCards

- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot

UN13D_HUMAN
  • Familial hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis 3 (FHL3) [MIM:608898]: A rare disorder characterized by immune dysregulation with hypercytokinemia, defective function of natural killer cell, and massive infiltration of several organs by activated lymphocytes and macrophages. The clinical features of the disease include fever, hepatosplenomegaly, cytopenia, and less frequently neurological abnormalities ranging from irritability and hypotonia to seizures, cranial nerve deficits and ataxia. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:14622600}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.

Relevant External Links for UNC13D

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
UNC13D
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
UNC13D
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
UNC13D
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No data available for Genatlas for UNC13D Gene

Publications for UNC13D Gene

  1. Macrophage activation syndrome in patients with systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis is associated with MUNC13-4 polymorphisms. (PMID: 18759271) Zhang K. … Grom A.A. (Arthritis Rheum. 2008) 3 48 67
  2. UNC13D is the predominant causative gene with recurrent splicing mutations in Korean patients with familial hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis. (PMID: 20015888) Yoon H.S. … Seo J.J. (Haematologica 2010) 3 23
  3. Different NK cell-activating receptors preferentially recruit Rab27a or Munc13-4 to perforin-containing granules for cytotoxicity. (PMID: 19704116) Wood S.M. … Bryceson Y.T. (Blood 2009) 3 23
  4. Spectrum, and clinical and functional implications of UNC13D mutations in familial haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis. (PMID: 17993578) Rudd E. … Henter J.I. (J. Med. Genet. 2008) 3 23
  5. Mutations of the hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis-associated gene UNC13D in a patient with systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis. (PMID: 18240215) Hazen M.M. … Binstadt B.A. (Arthritis Rheum. 2008) 3 23

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