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Aliases for ANKAR Gene

Aliases for ANKAR Gene

  • Ankyrin And Armadillo Repeat Containing 2 3 5
  • Ankyrin And Armadillo Repeat-Containing Protein 3

External Ids for ANKAR Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ANKAR Gene

  • GC02P190249
  • GC02P190539
  • GC02P182400

Summaries for ANKAR Gene

GeneCards Summary for ANKAR Gene

ANKAR (Ankyrin And Armadillo Repeat Containing) is a Protein Coding gene. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include binding and nuclear hormone receptor binding.

Additional gene information for ANKAR Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for ANKAR Gene

Genomics for ANKAR Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for ANKAR Gene

Promoters and enhancers for ANKAR Gene
GeneHancer (GH) Identifier GH Type GH
GH Sources Gene Association Score Total Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor
Binding Sites
Gene Targets
GH02J189673 Promoter/Enhancer 1.5 Ensembl ENCODE 663.9 +0.2 225 2.4 ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 IRF4 ZNF48 YY1 ELK1 ZNF207 ZNF143 RUNX3 ANKAR LOC105373793 ORMDL1 NEMP2 COL3A1
GH02J189667 Promoter 0.5 EPDnew 650.4 -6.4 -6429 0.1 ANKAR OSGEPL1-AS1 OSGEPL1 ORMDL1 ASNSD1 ASDURF
GH02J189668 Promoter 0.5 EPDnew 650.4 -6.9 -6943 0.1 ANKAR ASDURF ASNSD1
GH02J189782 Promoter/Enhancer 2.1 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE 15.7 +109.7 109736 3.6 HDGF PKNOX1 SMAD1 FOXA2 ZFP64 ARID4B SIN3A FEZF1 DMAP1 ZNF2 ORMDL1 PMS1 ANKAR HNRNPCP2 OSGEPL1-AS1 OSGEPL1 WDR75 NEMP2 ASNSD1 ENSG00000273240
GH02J190179 Promoter/Enhancer 2.1 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE 14.9 +508.4 508363 6 HDGF PKNOX1 SMAD1 ARNT ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 ZNF766 E2F8 C2orf88 WDR75 ORMDL1 NEMP2 PMS1 ANKAR LOC105373794 GC02M190201
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GeneHancers around ANKAR on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the ANKAR gene promoter:
  • COMP1
  • aMEF-2
  • MEF-2
  • MEF-2A
  • C/EBPbeta
  • Brachyury
  • HSF1short
  • HSF1 (long)
  • Cart-1

Genomic Locations for ANKAR Gene

Genomic Locations for ANKAR Gene
88,769 bases
Plus strand
86,904 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for ANKAR Gene

Genes around ANKAR on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

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

Proteins for ANKAR Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Ankyrin and armadillo repeat-containing protein
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q3ZCS6
    • Q4G0M2
    • Q6ZU02

    Protein attributes for ANKAR Gene

    1434 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    162026 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for ANKAR Gene


neXtProt entry for ANKAR Gene

Post-translational modifications for ANKAR Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for ANKAR Gene

Domains & Families for ANKAR Gene

Gene Families for ANKAR Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for ANKAR Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ANKAR Gene

Function for ANKAR Gene

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for ANKAR Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for ANKAR Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003713 transcription coactivator activity IBA --
GO:0005515 protein binding IEA --
GO:0019903 protein phosphatase binding IBA --
GO:0035257 nuclear hormone receptor binding IBA --
GO:0045294 alpha-catenin binding IBA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ANKAR: view

Phenotypes for ANKAR Gene

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for ANKAR Gene

Localization for ANKAR Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ANKAR Gene

Membrane; Single-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Extracellular space Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi Apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion 0 1 2 3 4 5 Confidence
COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for ANKAR gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 3
nucleus 3
cytoskeleton 2
peroxisome 1
endoplasmic reticulum 1
cytosol 1

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)
  • Microtubule organizing center (2)
  • Nucleus (2)
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Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ANKAR Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IBA --
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IBA --
GO:0005913 cell-cell adherens junction IBA --
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ANKAR: view

Pathways & Interactions for ANKAR Gene

SuperPathways for ANKAR Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for ANKAR Gene

Selected Interacting proteins: Q7Z5J8-ANKAR_HUMAN for ANKAR Gene via IID

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ANKAR Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0045944 positive regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II IBA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ANKAR: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for ANKAR Gene

Drugs & Compounds for ANKAR Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for ANKAR Gene

Unigene Clusters for ANKAR Gene

Ankyrin and armadillo repeat containing:
Representative Sequences:

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

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

ExUns: 18 ^ 19 ^ 20 ^ 21 ^ 22 ^ 23 ^ 24a · 24b
SP2: - -
SP3: -
SP4: - -

Relevant External Links for ANKAR Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for ANKAR Gene

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

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

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (x4.6).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for ANKAR Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Pancreatic juice (44.5) and Heart (24.5).

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

Protein tissue co-expression partners for ANKAR Gene

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NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of ANKAR Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ANKAR Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for ANKAR Gene:

Tissue specificity: Ubiquitously expressed with highest level in pancreas and lowest in skeletal muscle.

Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for ANKAR Gene

  • Heart(4.1)
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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for ANKAR Gene

Orthologs for ANKAR Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for ANKAR Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ANKAR 34 33
  • 99.49 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia ANKAR 34 33
  • 90.16 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ANKAR 34 33
  • 84.9 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Ankar 33
  • 84.72 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Ankar 16 34 33
  • 83.22 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia ANKAR 34
  • 72 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia ANKAR 34
  • 65 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia ANKAR 34
  • 60 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia ankar 33
  • 62.88 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii ankar 34 33
  • 56.5 (n)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 34
  • 35 (a)
Species where no ortholog for ANKAR 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for ANKAR Gene

Gene Tree for ANKAR (if available)
Gene Tree for ANKAR (if available)
Evolutionary constrained regions (ECRs) for ANKAR: view image

Paralogs for ANKAR Gene Pseudogenes for ANKAR Gene

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No data available for Paralogs for ANKAR Gene

Variants for ANKAR Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for ANKAR Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 02 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1000017156 -- 189,762,886(+) G/A/T 3_prime_UTR_variant, downstream_transcript_variant, genic_downstream_transcript_variant
rs1000081282 -- 189,757,267(+) A/G genic_downstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000194293 -- 189,760,565(+) G/T genic_downstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000234123 -- 189,701,965(+) A/G intron_variant
rs1000272757 -- 189,724,144(+) A/C intron_variant

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv1114156 CNV deletion 24896259
esv3593747 CNV loss 21293372
esv2721261 CNV deletion 23290073
esv2721260 CNV deletion 23290073

Variation tolerance for ANKAR Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 89.1% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 6.32; 76.66% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for ANKAR Gene

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

Disorders for ANKAR Gene

Additional Disease Information for ANKAR

No disorders were found for ANKAR Gene.

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

Publications for ANKAR Gene

  1. Characterization of a novel human gene containing ANK repeats and ARM domains. (PMID: 15110750) Occhi G … Danieli GA (Biochemical and biophysical research communications 2004) 2 3 4 58
  2. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T … Sugano S (Nature genetics 2004) 3 4 58
  3. Genome-wide association study identifies variants in PMS1 associated with serum ferritin in a Chinese population. (PMID: 25162662) Liao M … Zhang H (PloS one 2014) 3 58
  4. Novel genetic loci identified for the pathophysiology of childhood obesity in the Hispanic population. (PMID: 23251661) Comuzzie AG … Butte NF (PloS one 2012) 3 58
  5. Mapping the NPHP-JBTS-MKS protein network reveals ciliopathy disease genes and pathways. (PMID: 21565611) Sang L … Jackson PK (Cell 2011) 3 58

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