Aliases for LCE6A Gene

Aliases for LCE6A Gene

  • Late Cornified Envelope 6A 2 3 5
  • Late Cornified Envelope Protein 6A 3 4
  • C1orf44 3 4
  • Chromosome 1 Open Reading Frame 44 2
  • LCE6A 5

External Ids for LCE6A Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for LCE6A Gene

  • C1orf44

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for LCE6A Gene

  • GC01U901418
  • GC01P151082
  • GC01P152815
  • GC01P124178

Summaries for LCE6A Gene

GeneCards Summary for LCE6A Gene

LCE6A (Late Cornified Envelope 6A) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Keratinization and Developmental Biology.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for LCE6A Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , Rfam classification and piRNA Summary for LCE6A Gene

Genomics for LCE6A Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements Pubs

Promoters and enhancers for LCE6A 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
GH01J152842 Promoter 0.3 EPDnew 250.7 +0.0 7 0.1 HSALNG0007245 LCE6A ENSG00000285946
GH01J152820 Enhancer 0.2 Ensembl 10.9 -21.9 -21929 0.6 LCE6A LCE1F LCE1A LCE1B
GH01J152855 Enhancer 0.2 ENCODE 0.4 +13.0 13030 0.2 HSALNG0007246 ENSG00000285946 HSALNG0007245 LCE6A
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data from 2017 publication | Request up-to-date GeneHancer data (full dataset)

GeneHancers around LCE6A on the GeneHancer Hub at the UCSC Golden Path

Cistromic (ChIP-Seq) regulation report from SPP (The Signaling Pathways Project) for LCE6A

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the LCE6A gene promoter:
  • AML1a
  • C/EBPalpha
  • C/EBPbeta
  • CHOP-10
  • Hand1
  • NCX
  • Sox5
  • SRY
  • TBP

Genomic Locations for LCE6A Gene

Latest Assembly
1,382 bases
Plus strand

Previous Assembly
(GRCh37/hg19 by Entrez Gene)
1,128 bases
Plus strand

(GRCh37/hg19 by Ensembl)
1,116 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for LCE6A Gene

Genes around LCE6A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
LCE6A Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for LCE6A Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for LCE6A Gene

Proteins for LCE6A Gene

  • Protein details for LCE6A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Late cornified envelope protein 6A
    Protein Accession:

    Protein attributes for LCE6A Gene

    80 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    9022 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Belongs to the LCE cluster present on 1q21.

neXtProt entry for LCE6A Gene

Post-translational modifications for LCE6A Gene

No Post-translational modifications

Other Protein References for LCE6A Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for LCE6A Gene

Domains & Families for LCE6A Gene

Gene Families for LCE6A Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted intracellular proteins

Protein Domains for LCE6A Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for LCE6A Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:
  • Late cornified envelope protein 6A (LCE6A_HUMAN)

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the LCE family.
  • Belongs to the LCE family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with LCE6A: view

Function for LCE6A Gene

Molecular function for LCE6A Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Precursors of the cornified envelope of the stratum corneum.

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for LCE6A Gene

Phenotypes for LCE6A Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with LCE6A: view

Inhibitory RNAs for research

  • Search GeneCopoeia for shRNA, lentivirus and/or AAV clone products for LCE6A

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for LCE6A Gene

Localization for LCE6A 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 LCE6A gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 2
nucleus 2
plasma membrane 1
cytosol 1

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 LCE6A Gene

Pathways & Interactions for LCE6A Gene

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SuperPathways for LCE6A Gene

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Pathways by source for LCE6A Gene

Interacting Proteins for LCE6A Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for LCE6A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0031424 keratinization IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with LCE6A: view

No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for LCE6A Gene

Drugs & Compounds for LCE6A Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for LCE6A Gene

mRNA/cDNA for LCE6A Gene

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

Inhibitory RNAs for research

  • Search GeneCopoeia for shRNA, lentivirus and/or AAV clone products for LCE6A

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for LCE6A Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for LCE6A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for

Expression for LCE6A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for LCE6A Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for LCE6A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Skin - Sun Exposed (Lower leg) (x33.8) and Skin - Not Sun Exposed (Suprapubic) (x18.8).

Transcriptomic regulation report from SPP (The Signaling Pathways Project) for LCE6A

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for LCE6A Gene:


Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for LCE6A Gene

  • Skin(4.5)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with LCE6A: view

Primer products for research

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , Protein tissue co-expression partners , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for LCE6A Gene

Orthologs for LCE6A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of human and chimp.

Orthologs for LCE6A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia LCE6A 29 30
  • 98.75 (n)
Species where no ortholog for LCE6A 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)
  • Cow (Bos Taurus)
  • Dog (Canis familiaris)
  • 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)
  • Mouse (Mus musculus)
  • 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 Vase (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 LCE6A Gene

Gene Tree for LCE6A (if available)
Gene Tree for LCE6A (if available)
Evolutionary constrained regions (ECRs) for LCE6A: view image
Alliance of Genome Resources:
Additional Orthologs for LCE6A

Paralogs for LCE6A Gene

No data available for Paralogs for LCE6A Gene

Variants for LCE6A Gene

dbSNP identifiers (rs#s) for variants without ClinVar clinical significance for LCE6A Gene

All consequence types are included: molecular consequences (e.g. missense, synonymous), and location-based (e.g. intron, upstream).

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for LCE6A Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv432n100 CNV gain 25217958
esv2758970 CNV gain+loss 17122850
esv2761937 CNV gain 21179565
esv3587570 CNV gain 21293372
nsv1008447 CNV gain 25217958
nsv1010576 CNV loss 25217958
nsv547899 CNV gain 21841781
nsv831592 CNV gain 17160897

Variation tolerance for LCE6A Gene

Gene Damage Index Score: 2.18; 39.53% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for LCE6A Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for
Leiden Open Variation Database (LOVD)

SNP Genotyping and Copy Number Assays for research

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 LCE6A Gene

Disorders for LCE6A Gene

Additional Disease Information for LCE6A

No disorders were found for LCE6A Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for LCE6A Gene

Publications for LCE6A Gene

  1. Large-scale identification of human genes implicated in epidermal barrier function. (PMID: 17562024) Toulza E … Guerrin M (Genome biology 2007) 4
  2. The DNA sequence and biological annotation of human chromosome 1. (PMID: 16710414) Gregory SG … Prigmore E (Nature 2006) 4
  3. Late cornified envelope family in differentiating epithelia--response to calcium and ultraviolet irradiation. (PMID: 15854049) Jackson B … Byrne C (The Journal of investigative dermatology 2005) 3
  4. Creation of genome-wide protein expression libraries using random activation of gene expression. (PMID: 11329013) Harrington JJ … Ducar M (Nature biotechnology 2001) 3

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