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Aliases for CFAP161 Gene

Aliases for CFAP161 Gene

  • Cilia And Flagella Associated Protein 161 2 3 5
  • C15orf26 3 4
  • Cilia- And Flagella-Associated Protein 161 3
  • Chromosome 15 Open Reading Frame 26 2

External Ids for CFAP161 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for CFAP161 Gene

  • C15orf26

Summaries for CFAP161 Gene

GeneCards Summary for CFAP161 Gene

CFAP161 (Cilia And Flagella Associated Protein 161) is a Protein Coding gene.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CFAP161 Gene

  • May play a role in motile cilia function, possibly by acting on dynein arm assembly.

Additional gene information for CFAP161 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for CFAP161 Gene

Genomics for CFAP161 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for CFAP161 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for CFAP161 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
GH15J080999 Promoter/Enhancer 2.2 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 650.4 -5.6 -5610 4.2 PKNOX1 ARNT ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 ZBTB7B YY1 POLR2B ZNF766 TLNRD1 PIR45812 GC15M081000 ENSG00000277782 CFAP161 MESD
GH15J081133 Promoter/Enhancer 1.7 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE 657.2 +127.1 127094 0.7 CTCF MXI1 MAX SIN3A BMI1 ZIC2 ZEB1 ZNF335 GLIS2 POLR2A CFAP161 GC15P081140 GC15P081120
GH15J081235 Enhancer 0.8 Ensembl ENCODE 11.3 +229.2 229168 1.5 ATF1 L3MBTL2 BHLHE40 MAFG BACH1 FOSL1 JUND ZNF316 NFE2 ATF7 CFAP161 IL16 GC15M081220 GC15P081268
GH15J081022 Enhancer 1.6 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 0.4 +17.0 16967 2.8 HDGF PKNOX1 STAT5A BMI1 BATF KLF5 IRF4 ATF7 ETV6 BCLAF1 GC15P081022 TLNRD1 MESD STARD5 GC15M081029 CFAP161
GH15J081029 Enhancer 1 FANTOM5 Ensembl 0.3 +23.0 22968 1.2 JUN MAX BACH1 ZNF280A ZNF316 NFATC1 FOS NFE2 TRIM24 MAFK GC15M081029 TLNRD1 MESD STARD5 GC15P081022 CFAP161
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data from 2017 publication | Request up-to-date GeneHancer data (full dataset)

GeneHancers around CFAP161 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Locations for CFAP161 Gene

Genomic Locations for CFAP161 Gene
142,143 bases
Plus strand
142,143 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for CFAP161 Gene

Genes around CFAP161 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
CFAP161 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for CFAP161 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for CFAP161 Gene

Proteins for CFAP161 Gene

  • Protein details for CFAP161 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Cilia- and flagella-associated protein 161
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q8N906

    Protein attributes for CFAP161 Gene

    301 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    34294 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for CFAP161 Gene


neXtProt entry for CFAP161 Gene

Post-translational modifications for CFAP161 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for CFAP161 Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for CFAP161 Gene

Domains & Families for CFAP161 Gene

Gene Families for CFAP161 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted intracellular proteins

Protein Domains for CFAP161 Gene


Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with CFAP161: view

No data available for Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CFAP161 Gene

Function for CFAP161 Gene

Molecular function for CFAP161 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
May play a role in motile cilia function, possibly by acting on dynein arm assembly.
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with CFAP161: view

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for CFAP161 Gene

Localization for CFAP161 Gene

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 CFAP161 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 2

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Subcellular locations from the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for CFAP161 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for CFAP161 Gene

SuperPathways for CFAP161 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for CFAP161 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for CFAP161 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for CFAP161 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for CFAP161 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for CFAP161 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for CFAP161 Gene

(4) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(12) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(3) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for CFAP161 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for CFAP161 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for CFAP161 Gene

No data available for mRNA expression in normal human tissues , mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , Protein tissue co-expression partners , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt , Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for CFAP161 Gene

Orthologs for CFAP161 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for CFAP161 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia C15H15orf26 33
  • 99.22 (n)
C15orf26 34
  • 99 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia C3H15orf26 33
  • 85.31 (n)
C15orf26 34
  • 75 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia C21H15orf26 33
  • 84.79 (n)
C21H15ORF26 34
  • 72 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia RGD1310371 33
  • 77 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia 1700026D08Rik 34 33
  • 76.89 (n)
Cfap161 16
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia C15orf26 34
  • 55 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia C15orf26 34
  • 44 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves C10H15ORF26 33
  • 60.71 (n)
C15orf26 34
  • 49 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia C15orf26 34
  • 53 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia c15orf26 33
  • 58.3 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii zgc:110373 33
  • 54.02 (n)
C18H15orf26 34
  • 41 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG34457 34 33
  • 44.06 (n)
CG15498 34
  • 27 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.10116 34
  • 42 (a)
Species where no ortholog for CFAP161 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)
  • 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 CFAP161 Gene

Gene Tree for CFAP161 (if available)
Gene Tree for CFAP161 (if available)
Evolutionary constrained regions (ECRs) for CFAP161: view image

Paralogs for CFAP161 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for CFAP161 Gene

Variants for CFAP161 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for CFAP161 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 15 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1000118350 -- 81,146,406(+) A/C intron_variant
rs1000179714 -- 81,126,775(+) G/A genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000190643 -- 81,114,716(+) T/A/G genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000245362 -- 81,120,439(+) C/T genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000296521 -- 81,133,924(+) C/A genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant, upstream_transcript_variant

Variation tolerance for CFAP161 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 30% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 4.35; 63.27% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for CFAP161 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for CFAP161 Gene

Disorders for CFAP161 Gene

No disorders were found for CFAP161 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for CFAP161 Gene

Publications for CFAP161 Gene

  1. Zebrafish Ciliopathy Screen Plus Human Mutational Analysis Identifies C21orf59 and CCDC65 Defects as Causing Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia. (PMID: 24094744) Austin-Tse C … Hildebrandt F (American journal of human genetics 2013) 2 3 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. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard DS … MGC Project Team (Genome research 2004) 3 4 58
  4. An organelle-specific protein landscape identifies novel diseases and molecular mechanisms. (PMID: 27173435) Boldt K … UK10K Rare Diseases Group (Nature communications 2016) 3 58
  5. Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences. (PMID: 12477932) Strausberg RL … Mammalian Gene Collection Program Team (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2002) 3 58

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