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Aliases for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Aliases for HIST1H2AJ Gene

  • Histone Cluster 1 H2A Family Member J 2 3 5
  • H2A Histone Family, Member E 2 3
  • Histone Cluster 1, H2aj 2 3
  • Histone 1, H2aj 2 3
  • H2AFE 3 4
  • Histone H2A/E 4
  • DJ160A22.4 3
  • H2A/E 3

External Ids for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for HIST1H2AJ Gene

  • H2AFE

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for HIST1H2AJ Gene

  • GC06M027840
  • GC06M027890
  • GC06M027782
  • GC06M027591

Summaries for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for HIST1H2AJ Gene

  • Histones are basic nuclear proteins that are responsible for the nucleosome structure of the chromosomal fiber in eukaryotes. Two molecules of each of the four core histones (H2A, H2B, H3, and H4) form an octamer, around which approximately 146 bp of DNA is wrapped in repeating units, called nucleosomes. The linker histone, H1, interacts with linker DNA between nucleosomes and functions in the compaction of chromatin into higher order structures. This gene is intronless and encodes a replication-dependent histone that is a member of the histone H2A family. Transcripts from this gene lack polyA tails but instead contain a palindromic termination element. This gene is found in the small histone gene cluster on chromosome 6p22-p21.3. [provided by RefSeq, Aug 2015]

GeneCards Summary for HIST1H2AJ Gene

HIST1H2AJ (Histone Cluster 1 H2A Family Member J) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Mitotic Prophase and Meiosis. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include sequence-specific DNA binding and protein heterodimerization activity. An important paralog of this gene is HIST1H2AG.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for HIST1H2AJ Gene

  • Core component of nucleosome. Nucleosomes wrap and compact DNA into chromatin, limiting DNA accessibility to the cellular machineries which require DNA as a template. Histones thereby play a central role in transcription regulation, DNA repair, DNA replication and chromosomal stability. DNA accessibility is regulated via a complex set of post-translational modifications of histones, also called histone code, and nucleosome remodeling.

Gene Wiki entry for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Additional gene information for HIST1H2AJ Gene

No data available for CIViC summary , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Genomics for HIST1H2AJ Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Promoters and enhancers for HIST1H2AJ Gene
GeneHancer (GH) Identifier GH Type GH
Score
GH Sources Gene Association Score Total Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor
Binding Sites
Gene Targets
GH06I027805 Promoter/Enhancer 2.7 EPDnew FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 553.1 +2.6 2625 12.7 CLOCK ZFP64 DMAP1 IRF4 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF213 E2F8 ZNF143 NFYC HIST1H2AI HIST1H3H HIST1H2BM HIST1H2AJ HIST1H2BL ZKSCAN3 ZKSCAN8 ZNF603P ZSCAN9 ZKSCAN4
GH06I027834 Promoter/Enhancer 2.8 EPDnew FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 7.7 -22.6 -22553 6.4 CLOCK FEZF1 DMAP1 IRF4 YY1 SLC30A9 E2F8 SP3 NFYC MEF2D HIST1H2BN HIST1H2AK GC06M027849 ZKSCAN3 ZKSCAN8 ZKSCAN4 ZSCAN9 ZSCAN12 HIST1H3J GUSBP2
GH06I027887 Promoter/Enhancer 2.6 EPDnew FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 4 -78.7 -78741 11.9 ZFP64 DMAP1 IRF4 YY1 E2F8 ZNF143 NFYC SSRP1 ZNF610 RCOR2 HIST1H2AM HIST1H2BO HIST1H3J GC06M028114 PIR50251 PIR45952 PIR61297 PIR62073 ZKSCAN8 ZKSCAN3
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

GeneHancers around HIST1H2AJ on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the HIST1H2AJ gene promoter:

Genomic Locations for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Genomic Locations for HIST1H2AJ Gene
chr6:27,814,302-27,814,740
(GRCh38/hg38)
Size:
439 bases
Orientation:
Minus strand
chr6:27,782,080-27,782,607
(GRCh37/hg19)

Genomic View for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Genes around HIST1H2AJ on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
HIST1H2AJ Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for HIST1H2AJ Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Proteins for HIST1H2AJ Gene

  • Protein details for HIST1H2AJ Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Q99878-H2A1J_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Histone H2A type 1-J
    Protein Accession:
    Q99878
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A2RUU6
    • Q5JXQ5

    Protein attributes for HIST1H2AJ Gene

    Size:
    128 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    13936 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • The nucleosome is a histone octamer containing two molecules each of H2A, H2B, H3 and H4 assembled in one H3-H4 heterotetramer and two H2A-H2B heterodimers. The octamer wraps approximately 147 bp of DNA.

neXtProt entry for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Post-translational modifications for HIST1H2AJ Gene

  • Crotonylation (Kcr) is specifically present in male germ cells and marks testis-specific genes in post-meiotic cells, including X-linked genes that escape sex chromosome inactivation in haploid cells. Crotonylation marks active promoters and enhancers and confers resistance to transcriptional repressors. It is also associated with post-meiotically activated genes on autosomes.
  • Deiminated on Arg-4 in granulocytes upon calcium entry.
  • Glutamine methylation at Gln-105 (H2AQ104me) by FBL is specifically dedicated to polymerase I. It is present at 35S ribosomal DNA locus and impairs binding of the FACT complex (PubMed:24352239).
  • Monoubiquitination of Lys-120 (H2AK119Ub) by RING1, TRIM27 and RNF2/RING2 complex gives a specific tag for epigenetic transcriptional repression and participates in X chromosome inactivation of female mammals. It is involved in the initiation of both imprinted and random X inactivation. Ubiquitinated H2A is enriched in inactive X chromosome chromatin. Ubiquitination of H2A functions downstream of methylation of Lys-27 of histone H3 (H3K27me). H2AK119Ub by RNF2/RING2 can also be induced by ultraviolet and may be involved in DNA repair. Monoubiquitination of Lys-120 (H2AK119Ub) by TRIM27 may promote transformation of cells in a number of breast cancers (PubMed:25470042). Following DNA double-strand breaks (DSBs), it is ubiquitinated through Lys-63 linkage of ubiquitin moieties by the E2 ligase UBE2N and the E3 ligases RNF8 and RNF168, leading to the recruitment of repair proteins to sites of DNA damage. Ubiquitination at Lys-14 and Lys-16 (H2AK13Ub and H2AK15Ub, respectively) in response to DNA damage is initiated by RNF168 that mediates monoubiquitination at these 2 sites, and Lys-63-linked ubiquitin are then conjugated to monoubiquitin; RNF8 is able to extend Lys-63-linked ubiquitin chains in vitro. Deubiquitinated by USP51 at Lys-14 and Lys-16 (H2AK13Ub and H2AK15Ub, respectively) after damaged DNA is repaired (PubMed:27083998). H2AK119Ub and ionizing radiation-induced Lys-63-linked ubiquitination (H2AK13Ub and H2AK15Ub) are distinct events.
  • Phosphorylation on Ser-2 (H2AS1ph) is enhanced during mitosis. Phosphorylation on Ser-2 by RPS6KA5/MSK1 directly represses transcription. Acetylation of H3 inhibits Ser-2 phosphorylation by RPS6KA5/MSK1. Phosphorylation at Thr-121 (H2AT120ph) by DCAF1 is present in the regulatory region of many tumor suppresor genes and down-regulates their transcription.
  • Symmetric dimethylation on Arg-4 by the PRDM1/PRMT5 complex may play a crucial role in the germ-cell lineage.
  • Ubiquitination at isoforms=14 and posLast=1616

Other Protein References for HIST1H2AJ Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Domains & Families for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Gene Families for HIST1H2AJ Gene

HGNC:
Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted intracellular proteins

Protein Domains for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for HIST1H2AJ Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q99878

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

H2A1J_HUMAN :
  • Belongs to the histone H2A family.
Family:
  • Belongs to the histone H2A family.
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Function for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Molecular function for HIST1H2AJ Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Core component of nucleosome. Nucleosomes wrap and compact DNA into chromatin, limiting DNA accessibility to the cellular machineries which require DNA as a template. Histones thereby play a central role in transcription regulation, DNA repair, DNA replication and chromosomal stability. DNA accessibility is regulated via a complex set of post-translational modifications of histones, also called histone code, and nucleosome remodeling.

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for HIST1H2AJ Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003674 molecular_function ND --
GO:0003677 DNA binding IBA --
GO:0046982 protein heterodimerization activity IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with HIST1H2AJ: view

Phenotypes for HIST1H2AJ Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for HIST1H2AJ:
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with HIST1H2AJ: view

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Localization for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Nucleus. Chromosome.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
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 HIST1H2AJ gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 5
nucleus 5

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for HIST1H2AJ Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000790 nuclear chromatin IBA --
GO:0005634 nucleus IDA --
GO:0005694 chromosome IEA --
GO:0070062 extracellular exosome IDA --
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No data available for Subcellular locations from the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Pathways & Interactions for HIST1H2AJ Gene

SuperPathways for HIST1H2AJ Gene

SuperPathway Contained pathways
1 Activated PKN1 stimulates transcription of AR (androgen receptor) regulated genes KLK2 and KLK3
2 Cellular Senescence (REACTOME)
3 Chromosome Maintenance
4 Cell Cycle, Mitotic
.60
5 Chromatin organization
genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with HIST1H2AJ: view

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for HIST1H2AJ Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006342 chromatin silencing IBA --
GO:0008150 biological_process ND --
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No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Drugs & Compounds for HIST1H2AJ Gene

(1) Drugs for HIST1H2AJ Gene - From: HMDB

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
calcium Approved Nutra 0
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Transcripts for HIST1H2AJ Gene

mRNA/cDNA for HIST1H2AJ Gene

(1) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(8) Additional mRNA sequences :
(25) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(1) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Histone cluster 1, H2aj:
Representative Sequences:

Clone Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for HIST1H2AJ Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for HIST1H2AJ Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
HIST1H2AJ
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
HIST1H2AJ

Expression for HIST1H2AJ Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for HIST1H2AJ Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for HIST1H2AJ Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Whole Blood (x8.9), Small Intestine - Terminal Ileum (x5.0), Esophagus - Mucosa (x4.8), and Colon - Transverse (x4.3).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for HIST1H2AJ Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Saliva (40.4) and Heart (18.5).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for HIST1H2AJ Gene



Protein tissue co-expression partners for HIST1H2AJ Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of HIST1H2AJ Gene:

HIST1H2AJ

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for HIST1H2AJ Gene:

Hs.406691
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with HIST1H2AJ: view

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt , Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Orthologs for HIST1H2AJ Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of mammals.

Orthologs for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia LOC737087 33
  • 99.48 (n)
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia HIST1H2AJ 33
  • 90.36 (n)
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia LOC488304 33
  • 89.64 (n)
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Hist1h2af 33 16
  • 88.28 (n)
Species where no ortholog for HIST1H2AJ 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)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • 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)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for HIST1H2AJ Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for HIST1H2AJ (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for HIST1H2AJ (if available)

Paralogs for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Variants for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for HIST1H2AJ Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 06 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1003588463 -- 27,813,983(-) C/T downstream_transcript_variant
rs1004068522 -- 27,814,159(-) C/G downstream_transcript_variant
rs1004900989 -- 27,815,510(-) G/A upstream_transcript_variant
rs1005229686 -- 27,814,266(-) G/A downstream_transcript_variant
rs1005576257 -- 27,813,956(-) G/A downstream_transcript_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv3890803 CNV loss 25118596
nsv1017057 CNV gain 25217958
nsv830618 CNV gain 17160897
nsv970094 CNV duplication 23825009

Variation tolerance for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 39.2% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 0.19; 4.26% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for HIST1H2AJ Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for
HIST1H2AJ

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Disorders for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Additional Disease Information for HIST1H2AJ

No disorders were found for HIST1H2AJ Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for HIST1H2AJ Gene

Publications for HIST1H2AJ Gene

  1. The human and mouse replication-dependent histone genes. (PMID: 12408966) Marzluff WF … Maltais LJ (Genomics 2002) 2 3 4 58
  2. The human histone gene cluster at the D6S105 locus. (PMID: 9439656) Albig W … Doenecke D (Human genetics 1997) 2 3 4 58
  3. Derlin-1 promotes ubiquitylation and degradation of the epithelial Na+ channel, ENaC. (PMID: 28137758) You H … Liang X (Journal of cell science 2017) 3 58
  4. USP51 deubiquitylates H2AK13,15ub and regulates DNA damage response. (PMID: 27083998) Wang Z … Zhang Z (Genes & development 2016) 4 58
  5. Metabolic Regulation of Gene Expression by Histone Lysine β-Hydroxybutyrylation. (PMID: 27105115) Xie Z … Zhao Y (Molecular cell 2016) 4 58

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