Aliases for DMWD Gene

Aliases for DMWD Gene

  • DM1 Locus, WD Repeat Containing 2 3 5
  • Dystrophia Myotonica-Containing WD Repeat Motif Protein 3 4
  • Dystrophia Myotonica WD Repeat-Containing Protein 3 4
  • Dystrophia Myotonica, WD Repeat Containing 2 3
  • Protein 59 3 4
  • D19S593E 2 3
  • DMR-N9 2 3
  • Gene59 2 3
  • Dystrophia Myotonica-Containing WD Repeat Motif 2
  • Protein DMR-N9 4
  • DMRN9 3
  • DMWD 5
  • DM9 4

External Ids for DMWD Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for DMWD Gene

  • GC19M046917
  • GC19M046664
  • GC19M050962
  • GC19M050979
  • GC19M050978
  • GC19M046286
  • GC19M042714

Summaries for DMWD Gene

GeneCards Summary for DMWD Gene

DMWD (DM1 Locus, WD Repeat Containing) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with DMWD include Myotonic Dystrophy 1 and Corticosteroid Allergy. An important paralog of this gene is WDR20.

Gene Wiki entry for DMWD Gene

Additional gene information for DMWD Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC Summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , Rfam classification and piRNA Summary for DMWD Gene

Genomics for DMWD Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements Pubs

Promoters and enhancers for DMWD Gene
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data from 2017 publication | Request up-to-date GeneHancer data (full dataset)

GeneHancers around DMWD on the GeneHancer Hub at the UCSC Golden Path

Cistromic (ChIP-Seq) regulation report from SPP (The Signaling Pathways Project) for DMWD

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the DMWD gene promoter:
  • AREB6
  • CREB
  • CUTL1
  • deltaCREB
  • NF-kappaB
  • NF-kappaB1
  • Nkx2-5
  • RSRFC4

Genomic Locations for DMWD Gene

Genomic Locations for DMWD Gene
9,899 bases
Minus strand
9,856 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for DMWD Gene

Genes around DMWD on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

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

RefSeq DNA sequence for DMWD Gene

Proteins for DMWD Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Dystrophia myotonica WD repeat-containing protein
    Protein Accession:

    Protein attributes for DMWD Gene

    674 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    70438 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for DMWD Gene

Post-translational modifications for DMWD Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for DMWD Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for DMWD Gene

Domains & Families for DMWD Gene

Gene Families for DMWD Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted intracellular proteins

Protein Domains for DMWD Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for DMWD Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:
  • Protein DMR-N9 (DMWD_HUMAN)
  • Dystrophia myotonica-containing WD repeat motif (Q8WUW6_HUMAN)
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with DMWD: view

No data available for Graphical View of Domain Structure and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DMWD Gene

Function for DMWD Gene

Molecular function for DMWD Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry:
myotonin-protein kinase related (DMR-N9 homolog),including a locus control region (see LCR-DMWD)

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for DMWD Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for DMWD Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003674 molecular_function ND --
GO:0005515 protein binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with DMWD: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with DMWD: view

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CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

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

Localization for DMWD Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DMWD Gene

Perikaryon. Cell projection, dendrite. Nucleus. Note=In neurons, shows punctate expression throughout the cell body, nucleus and dendrites. Not detected in axons. {ECO:0000250 UniProtKB:Q08274}.

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 DMWD gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 4
cytosol 3
plasma membrane 1
extracellular 1
cytoskeleton 1
mitochondrion 1
endosome 1
peroxisome 0
endoplasmic reticulum 0
lysosome 0
golgi apparatus 0

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)
  • Actin filaments (2)
  • Plasma membrane (2)
See all subcellular structures

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for DMWD Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005575 cellular_component ND --
GO:0005634 nucleus IEA --
GO:0030425 dendrite IEA --
GO:0042995 cell projection IEA --
GO:0043204 perikaryon IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with DMWD: view

Pathways & Interactions for DMWD Gene

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SuperPathways for DMWD Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for DMWD Gene


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

Drugs & Compounds for DMWD Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for DMWD Gene

mRNA/cDNA for DMWD Gene

10 NCBI additional mRNA sequence :
8 Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links to gene/alias where relevant :

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

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

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

Relevant External Links for DMWD Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for

Expression for DMWD Gene

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

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

  • Dermis (Integumentary System)

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for DMWD Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Heart (23.9), Platelet (12.4), Brain (9.8), Frontal cortex (8.1), and Fetal Brain (7.5).

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

Protein tissue co-expression partners for DMWD Gene

Transcriptomic regulation report from SPP (The Signaling Pathways Project) for DMWD

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for DMWD Gene:


Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for DMWD Gene

  • Nervous system(4.6)
  • Liver(4.4)
  • Muscle(2.1)
  • Heart(2)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with DMWD: view

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for DMWD Gene

Orthologs for DMWD Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for DMWD Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia DMWD 30 31
  • 99.21 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia DMWD 30
  • 90.45 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia DMWD 30 31
  • 89.99 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Dmwd 30
  • 84.99 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Dmwd 30 17 31
  • 84.82 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia -- 31
  • 67 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii LOC571996 30
  • 64.06 (n)
CABZ01113899.1 31
  • 57 (a)
Fruit Fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG6420 31
  • 30 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea wdr-20 31
  • 30 (a)
Sea Squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 31
  • 34 (a)
Species where no ortholog for DMWD was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Eremothecium 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)
  • 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)
  • Oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • Orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • Pig (Sus scrofa)
  • Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • Rainbow Trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • Rice (Oryza sativa)
  • Rice Blast Fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • Schistosome Parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • Sea Anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • Sea Vase (Ciona intestinalis)
  • 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)

Evolution for DMWD Gene

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

Paralogs for DMWD Gene

Paralogs for DMWD Gene

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

  • G5E9A7_HUMAN
  • L8E855_HUMAN
  • R4GN01_HUMAN
genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with DMWD: view

Variants for DMWD Gene

Additional dbSNP identifiers (rs#s) for DMWD Gene

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv579870 CNV loss 21841781

Variation tolerance for DMWD Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 11.9% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 1.48; 28.96% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for DMWD Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

SNP Genotyping and Copy Number Assay Products

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Sequence variations, with clinical significance, from ClinVar and Humsavar, with links to dbSNP for DMWD Gene

Disorders for DMWD Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(6) MalaCards diseases for DMWD Gene - From: DISEASES and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
myotonic dystrophy 1
  • md1
corticosteroid allergy
suppurative cholangitis
retinitis pigmentosa 59
  • rp59
hermansky-pudlak syndrome 7
  • albinism with hemorrhagic diathesis and pigmented reticuloendothelial cells
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
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Additional Disease Information for DMWD

genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with DMWD: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for DMWD Gene

Publications for DMWD Gene

  1. Myotonic dystrophy type 1: role of CCG, CTC and CGG interruptions within DMPK alleles in the pathogenesis and molecular diagnosis. (PMID: 27991661) Santoro M … Botta A (Clinical genetics 2017) 2 3
  2. The DNA sequence and biology of human chromosome 19. (PMID: 15057824) Grimwood J … Lucas SM (Nature 2004) 3 4
  3. Myotonic dystrophy is associated with a reduced level of RNA from the DMWD allele adjacent to the expanded repeat. (PMID: 10400997) Alwazzan M … Brook JD (Human molecular genetics 1999) 3 41
  4. Structure and genomic sequence of the myotonic dystrophy (DM kinase) gene. (PMID: 8499920) Mahadevan MS … Lamerdin J (Human molecular genetics 1993) 3 4
  5. Genomic organization and transcriptional units at the myotonic dystrophy locus. (PMID: 7905855) Shaw DJ … Harper PS (Genomics 1993) 3 4

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