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Aliases for SH3TC2 Gene

Aliases for SH3TC2 Gene

  • SH3 Domain And Tetratricopeptide Repeats 2 2 3
  • KIAA1985 4 6
  • MNMN 3 6
  • SH3 Domain And Tetratricopeptide Repeats-Containing Protein 2 3
  • SH3 Domain And Tetratricopeptide Repeat-Containing Protein 2 3
  • CMT4C 3

External Ids for SH3TC2 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SH3TC2 Gene

  • GC05M148365
  • GC05M143506
  • GC05M148303

Summaries for SH3TC2 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for SH3TC2 Gene

  • This gene encodes a protein with two N-terminal Src homology 3 (SH3) domains and 10 tetratricopeptide repeat (TPR) motifs, and is a member of a small gene family. The gene product has been proposed to be an adapter or docking molecule. Mutations in this gene result in autosomal recessive Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 4C, a childhood-onset neurodegenerative disease characterized by demyelination of motor and sensory neurons. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for SH3TC2 Gene

SH3TC2 (SH3 Domain And Tetratricopeptide Repeats 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SH3TC2 include charcot-marie-tooth disease, type 4c and mononeuropathy of the median nerve, mild. An important paralog of this gene is SH3TC1.

Gene Wiki entry for SH3TC2 Gene

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for SH3TC2 Gene

Genomics for SH3TC2 Gene

Regulatory Elements for SH3TC2 Gene

Genomic Location for SH3TC2 Gene

148,923,639 bp from pter
149,063,174 bp from pter
139,536 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for SH3TC2 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for SH3TC2 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for SH3TC2 Gene

Proteins for SH3TC2 Gene

  • Protein details for SH3TC2 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    SH3 domain and tetratricopeptide repeat-containing protein 2
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B3KWE5
    • Q14CC0
    • Q14CF5
    • Q9H8I5

    Protein attributes for SH3TC2 Gene

    1288 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    144777 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for SH3TC2 Gene


neXtProt entry for SH3TC2 Gene

Proteomics data for SH3TC2 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for SH3TC2 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SH3TC2 Gene

Domains for SH3TC2 Gene

Gene Families for SH3TC2 Gene

Protein Domains for SH3TC2 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for SH3TC2 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 SH3 domain.
  • Contains 8 TPR repeats.
  • Contains 1 SH3 domain.
  • Contains 8 TPR repeats.
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Function for SH3TC2 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for SH3TC2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding --
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Phenotypes for SH3TC2 Gene

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miRNA for SH3TC2 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target SH3TC2

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for SH3TC2 Gene

Localization for SH3TC2 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for SH3TC2 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for SH3TC2 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 3
endosome 2
nucleus 2
plasma membrane 2
cytoskeleton 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for SH3TC2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005886 plasma membrane IEA --
GO:0031410 cytoplasmic vesicle IEA --
GO:0055037 recycling endosome IEA --
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No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SH3TC2 Gene

Pathways for SH3TC2 Gene

SuperPathways for SH3TC2 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for SH3TC2 Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 1 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: ENSP00000423660 for SH3TC2 Gene via STRING

Symbol External ID(s) Details

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SH3TC2 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0008219 cell death --
GO:0022011 myelination in peripheral nervous system --
GO:0032287 peripheral nervous system myelin maintenance IEA --
GO:0033157 regulation of intracellular protein transport IEA --
GO:1901184 regulation of ERBB signaling pathway IEA --
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No data available for Pathways by source for SH3TC2 Gene

Transcripts for SH3TC2 Gene

Unigene Clusters for SH3TC2 Gene

SH3 domain and tetratricopeptide repeats 2:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for SH3TC2 Gene

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

ExUns: 17b · 17c ^ 18a · 18b · 18c ^ 19
SP2: - - -
SP4: -

Relevant External Links for SH3TC2 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for SH3TC2 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for SH3TC2 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for SH3TC2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Spinal cord (cervical c-1) (8.2), Brain - Substantia nigra (5.1), and Nerve - Tibial (4.5).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for SH3TC2 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Heart (32.5), Bone (21.7), and Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (14.7).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for SH3TC2 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for SH3TC2 Gene Hs.483784

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for SH3TC2 Gene

Tissue specificity: Strongly expressed in brain and spinal cord. Expressed at equal level in spinal cord and sciatic nerve. Weakly expressed in striated muscle.
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Orthologs for SH3TC2 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for SH3TC2 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia SH3TC2 35
  • 88.38 (n)
  • 87.66 (a)
SH3TC2 36
  • 88 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia SH3TC2 35
  • 88.33 (n)
  • 87.24 (a)
SH3TC2 36
  • 87 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Sh3tc2 35
  • 82.96 (n)
  • 81.66 (a)
Sh3tc2 16
Sh3tc2 36
  • 82 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia SH3TC2 35
  • 99.56 (n)
  • 99.61 (a)
SH3TC2 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Sh3tc2 35
  • 83.06 (n)
  • 81.35 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia SH3TC2 36
  • 62 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia SH3TC2 36
  • 44 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves SH3TC2 35
  • 63.48 (n)
  • 55.63 (a)
SH3TC2 36
  • 51 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia SH3TC2 36
  • 51 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia sh3tc2 35
  • 54.47 (n)
  • 46.85 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii sh3tc2 35
  • 51.53 (n)
  • 43.57 (a)
sh3tc2 36
  • 36 (a)
sh3tc2 36
  • 38 (a)
Species with no ortholog for SH3TC2:
  • 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)
  • 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 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for SH3TC2 Gene

Gene Tree for SH3TC2 (if available)
Gene Tree for SH3TC2 (if available)

Paralogs for SH3TC2 Gene

Paralogs for SH3TC2 Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for SH3TC2 Gene using alignment to 9 proteins:

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Variants for SH3TC2 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SH3TC2 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 05 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs28173 -- 149,044,010(-) GCAGC(A/G)TCAGT intron-variant
rs36042 -- 149,060,219(-) AAAAA(A/C)TTCTA intron-variant
rs36066 -- 149,040,208(-) TTCCC(C/T)TAGAG intron-variant
rs36067 -- 149,037,990(-) CCCAC(A/C)CTGTC intron-variant
rs36068 -- 149,037,949(-) CACAC(A/G)GGGAG intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for SH3TC2 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv508383 CNV Loss 20534489
nsv830517 CNV Gain 17160897
nsv819535 CNV Gain 19587683
esv2730900 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv4129 CNV Deletion 18987735
nsv329604 CNV Loss 16902084
esv2730901 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv1942686 CNV Deletion 18987734
esv4454 CNV Deletion 18987735
esv2730902 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv2674393 CNV Deletion 23128226

Relevant External Links for SH3TC2 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
Locus Specific Mutation Databases (LSDB)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SH3TC2 Gene

Disorders for SH3TC2 Gene

(2) OMIM Diseases for SH3TC2 Gene (608206)


  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease 4C (CMT4C) [MIM:601596]: A recessive demyelinating form of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, a disorder of the peripheral nervous system, characterized by progressive weakness and atrophy, initially of the peroneal muscles and later of the distal muscles of the arms. Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease is classified in two main groups on the basis of electrophysiologic properties and histopathology: primary peripheral demyelinating neuropathies (designated CMT1 when they are dominantly inherited) and primary peripheral axonal neuropathies (CMT2). Demyelinating neuropathies are characterized by severely reduced nerve conduction velocities (less than 38 m/sec), segmental demyelination and remyelination with onion bulb formations on nerve biopsy, slowly progressive distal muscle atrophy and weakness, absent deep tendon reflexes, and hollow feet. By convention autosomal recessive forms of demyelinating Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease are designated CMT4. CMT4C is characterized by onset in childhood, early-onset scoliosis and a distinct Schwann cell pathology. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:14574644}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.
  • Mononeuropathy of the median nerve mild (MNMN) [MIM:613353]: A disease characterized by median nerve mononeuropathy at the wrist. The clinical presentation ranges from a mild phenotype, consistent with carpal tunnel syndrome, to a severe median nerve mononeuropathy at the wrist associated with evidence of a more widespread axonal polyneuropathy. The latter phenotype is similar to that of patients with hereditary neuropathy with liability to pressure palsies. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:20220177}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.

(2) University of Copenhagen DISEASES for SH3TC2 Gene

Relevant External Links for SH3TC2

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
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Publications for SH3TC2 Gene

  1. Mutations in a gene encoding a novel SH3/TPR domain protein cause autosomal recessive Charcot-Marie-Tooth type 4C neuropathy. (PMID: 14574644) Senderek J. … Zerres K. (Am. J. Hum. Genet. 2003) 2 3 4
  2. Missense mutations in the SH3TC2 protein causing Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 4C affect its localization in the plasma membrane and endocytic pathway. (PMID: 19744956) Lupo V. … EspinA^s C. (Hum. Mol. Genet. 2009) 3 23
  3. The phenotype of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 4C due to SH3TC2 mutations and possible predisposition to an inflammatory neuropathy. (PMID: 19272779) Houlden H. … Reilly M.M. (Neuromuscul. Disord. 2009) 3 23
  4. The p.R1109X mutation in SH3TC2 gene is predominant in Spanish Gypsies with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 4. (PMID: 17470135) Claramunt R. … EspinA^s C. (Clin. Genet. 2007) 3 23
  5. 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

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