Aliases for LEMD1 Gene

Aliases for LEMD1 Gene

  • LEM Domain Containing 1 2 3 5
  • Cancer/Testis Antigen 50 2 3 4
  • LEMP-1 2 3 4
  • CT50 2 3 4
  • LEM Domain-Containing Protein 1 3 4
  • LEM Domain Protein 1 3 4
  • LEMD1 5

External Ids for LEMD1 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for LEMD1 Gene

  • GC00U991227
  • GC01M202528
  • GC01M202082
  • GC01M203617
  • GC01M205350
  • GC01M176516

Summaries for LEMD1 Gene

GeneCards Summary for LEMD1 Gene

LEMD1 (LEM Domain Containing 1) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is TMPO.

Additional gene information for LEMD1 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC Summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , Rfam classification and piRNA Summary for LEMD1 Gene

Genomics for LEMD1 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements Pubs

Promoters and enhancers for LEMD1 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
GH01J205454 Promoter/Enhancer 1.6 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 600.7 -0.3 -273 3.3 CTCF ZSCAN4 POLR2A ZNF740 ZNF600 ZFX SP2 USF1 ZBTB26 TEAD1 BLACAT1 LEMD1 LEMD1-DT CDK18
GH01J205422 Promoter 0.3 EPDnew 611.6 +33.9 33878 0.1 LEMD1 LEMD1-DT CDK18 KLHDC8A LEMD1-AS1 MFSD4A MIR135B BLACAT1 LOC105371698
GH01J204511 Promoter/Enhancer 2.5 EPDnew FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE CraniofacialAtlas dbSUPER 9.8 +938.9 938874 11.9 ZNF221 ARHGAP35 SP1 HNRNPL CREB1 GATAD2A ZBTB33 PRDM10 REST ZNF629 MDM4 lnc-PIK3C2B-2 ZC3H11A SNRPE ZBED6 PPP1R15B PIK3C2B NFASC SOX13 RBBP5
GH01J205430 Promoter/Enhancer 1.2 ENCODE CraniofacialAtlas 11.9 +25.3 25286 0.8 CTCF ZNF629 LARP7 DDX20 ZNF143 MTA2 ZIC2 PKNOX1 MTA1 PATZ1 MDM4 LEMD1 LEMD1-DT CDK18 LEMD1-AS1 KLHDC8A MFSD4A ELK4 MIR135B BLACAT1
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data from 2017 publication | Request up-to-date GeneHancer data (full dataset)

GeneHancers around LEMD1 on the GeneHancer Hub at the UCSC Golden Path

Cistromic (ChIP-Seq) regulation report from SPP (The Signaling Pathways Project) for LEMD1

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the LEMD1 gene promoter:
  • Brachyury
  • c-Myb
  • CREB
  • E2F
  • E2F-1
  • E4BP4
  • GR
  • GR-alpha
  • SRF
  • SRF (504 AA)

Genomic Locations for LEMD1 Gene

Genomic Locations for LEMD1 Gene
74,577 bases
Minus strand
74,577 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for LEMD1 Gene

Genes around LEMD1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
LEMD1 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for LEMD1 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for LEMD1 Gene

Proteins for LEMD1 Gene

  • Protein details for LEMD1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    LEM domain-containing protein 1
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q6L9T9
    • Q6L9U0
    • Q6L9U1
    • Q6L9U2
    • Q6L9U3
    • Q6L9U4

    Protein attributes for LEMD1 Gene

    181 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    20326 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • [Isoform 6]: Found at the nuclear membrane.

    Alternative splice isoforms for LEMD1 Gene

neXtProt entry for LEMD1 Gene

Post-translational modifications for LEMD1 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for LEMD1 Gene

Domains & Families for LEMD1 Gene

Gene Families for LEMD1 Gene

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

Protein Domains for LEMD1 Gene

  • LEM-like fold

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for LEMD1 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:
  • LEM domain protein 1 (LEMD1_HUMAN)
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with LEMD1: view

No data available for Graphical View of Domain Structure and UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for LEMD1 Gene

Function for LEMD1 Gene

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for LEMD1 Gene

Phenotypes for LEMD1 Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for LEMD1:
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with LEMD1: view

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Inhibitory RNA Products

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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for LEMD1 Gene

Localization for LEMD1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for LEMD1 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 LEMD1 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 3
extracellular 2
cytosol 2
plasma membrane 1
cytoskeleton 1
mitochondrion 1

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)
  • Cytosol (2)
  • Nucleoli (2)
See all subcellular structures

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for LEMD1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with LEMD1: view

Pathways & Interactions for LEMD1 Gene

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SuperPathways for LEMD1 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for LEMD1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for LEMD1 Gene


No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for LEMD1 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for LEMD1 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for LEMD1 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for LEMD1 Gene

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

CRISPR Products

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for LEMD1 Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6
SP2: -
SP3: -
SP4: - -
SP5: - - -

Relevant External Links for LEMD1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for

Expression for LEMD1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for LEMD1 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

  • Testis (Reproductive System)

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for LEMD1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (x41.9).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for LEMD1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Pancreas (69.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for LEMD1 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for LEMD1 Gene

- Elite partner

Transcriptomic regulation report from SPP (The Signaling Pathways Project) for LEMD1

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for LEMD1 Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for LEMD1 Gene:

Tissue specificity: Testis-specific. Isoform 6 is detected in 17 of 18 colon cancer tissues examined.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with LEMD1: view

No data available for Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for LEMD1 Gene

Orthologs for LEMD1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of mammals.

Orthologs for LEMD1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia LEMD1 30 31
  • 98.9 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia LEMD1 30 31
  • 79.56 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia LEMD1 30 31
  • 75.14 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia LOC102556277 30
  • 69.65 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Lemd1 31
  • 43 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia LEMD1 31
  • 34 (a)
Species where no ortholog for LEMD1 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)
  • 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)
  • 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 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 LEMD1 Gene

Gene Tree for LEMD1 (if available)
Gene Tree for LEMD1 (if available)
Evolutionary constrained regions (ECRs) for LEMD1: view image

Paralogs for LEMD1 Gene

Paralogs for LEMD1 Gene

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Variants for LEMD1 Gene

Sequence variations, with clinical significance, from ClinVar and Humsavar, with links to dbSNP for LEMD1 Gene

SNP ID Clinical significance and condition Chr 01 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs7531012 - p.Pro25Ser

Additional dbSNP identifiers (rs#s) for LEMD1 Gene

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for LEMD1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv3439684 CNV insertion 20981092
esv3588635 CNV gain 21293372
nsv1014629 CNV gain 25217958
nsv832381 CNV gain 17160897

Variation tolerance for LEMD1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 53.2% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 5.62; 72.57% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for LEMD1 Gene

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No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for LEMD1 Gene

Disorders for LEMD1 Gene

Additional Disease Information for LEMD1

No disorders were found for LEMD1 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for LEMD1 Gene

Publications for LEMD1 Gene

  1. Isolation of LEM domain-containing 1, a novel testis-specific gene expressed in colorectal cancers. (PMID: 15254688) Yuki D … Furukawa Y (Oncology reports 2004) 2 3 4 23
  2. A reference map of the human binary protein interactome. (PMID: 32296183) Luck K … Calderwood MA (Nature 2020) 3
  3. Identification and functional analysis of variants of a cancer/testis antigen LEMD1 in colorectal cancer stem-like cells. (PMID: 28219643) Takeda R … Torigoe T (Biochemical and biophysical research communications 2017) 3
  4. LEM domain containing 1 promotes oral squamous cell carcinoma invasion and endothelial transmigration. (PMID: 27280633) Sasahira T … Kuniyasu H (British journal of cancer 2016) 3
  5. Expression of two testis-specific genes, SPATA19 and LEMD1, in prostate cancer. (PMID: 20682177) Ghafouri-Fard S … Modarressi MH (Archives of medical research 2010) 3

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