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Aliases for OVCH1 Gene

Aliases for OVCH1 Gene

  • Ovochymase 1 2 3 5
  • Ovochymase-1 3
  • EC 3.4.21.- 4
  • EC 3.4.21 56
  • OVCH 3

External Ids for OVCH1 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for OVCH1 Gene

  • GC12M029476
  • GC12U900395
  • GC12M029471
  • GC12M029580

Summaries for OVCH1 Gene

GeneCards Summary for OVCH1 Gene

OVCH1 (Ovochymase 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include serine-type endopeptidase activity. An important paralog of this gene is TMPRSS9.

Additional gene information for OVCH1 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for OVCH1 Gene

Genomics for OVCH1 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for OVCH1 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for OVCH1 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
GH12I029497 Promoter 0.5 EPDnew 550.8 +0.1 67 0.1 OVCH1 GC12P029484
GH12I029428 Enhancer 1 Ensembl ENCODE 10.4 +69.2 69199 1.2 PKNOX1 BATF RAD21 YY1 GTF3C2 ZNF766 POLR3A ZNF143 FOS IKZF2 ERGIC2 OVCH1 LOC100506606 PIR60715 OVCH1-AS1 GC12P029484
GH12I029536 Enhancer 0.6 ENCODE 10.4 -39.8 -39762 1.2 STAT1 MAFF JUND JUN STAT3 CEBPB FOS EP300 OVCH1 LOC105369714 GC12P029484 PIR51761 TMTC1
GH12I029435 Enhancer 0.6 Ensembl 0.2 +62.2 62223 0.8 ATF4 MTA1 L3MBTL2 POLR2A CEBPB CEBPG REST ATF7 ATF2 ERGIC2 PIR60715 GC12P029484 OVCH1-AS1 OVCH1
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

GeneHancers around OVCH1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the OVCH1 gene promoter:

Genomic Locations for OVCH1 Gene

Genomic Locations for OVCH1 Gene
85,327 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for OVCH1 Gene

Genes around OVCH1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
OVCH1 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for OVCH1 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for OVCH1 Gene

Proteins for OVCH1 Gene

  • Protein details for OVCH1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Protein Accession:

    Protein attributes for OVCH1 Gene

    1134 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    125066 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for OVCH1 Gene

Selected DME Specific Peptides for OVCH1 Gene


Post-translational modifications for OVCH1 Gene

  • Glycosylation at isoforms=52, Asn99, isoforms=324, isoforms=431, Asn507, and isoforms=1106
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Domains & Families for OVCH1 Gene

Gene Families for OVCH1 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Enzymes
  • Predicted intracellular proteins
  • Predicted secreted proteins

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for OVCH1 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the peptidase S1 family.
  • Belongs to the peptidase S1 family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with OVCH1: view

Function for OVCH1 Gene

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for OVCH1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for OVCH1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0004252 serine-type endopeptidase activity IEA --
GO:0008233 peptidase activity IEA --
GO:0008236 serine-type peptidase activity IEA --
GO:0016787 hydrolase activity IEA --
GO:0046872 metal ion binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with OVCH1: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with OVCH1: view

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No data available for Molecular function , Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for OVCH1 Gene

Localization for OVCH1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for OVCH1 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 OVCH1 gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 4
plasma membrane 2
endoplasmic reticulum 1
lysosome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for OVCH1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005576 extracellular region IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with OVCH1: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from the Human Protein Atlas (HPA) for OVCH1 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for OVCH1 Gene

SuperPathways for OVCH1 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for OVCH1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006508 proteolysis IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with OVCH1: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for OVCH1 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for OVCH1 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for OVCH1 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for OVCH1 Gene

(9) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(0) Additional mRNA sequences :
(5) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(3) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for OVCH1 Gene

Ovochymase 1:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for OVCH1 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for OVCH1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for OVCH1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for OVCH1 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for OVCH1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Testis (x4.4).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for OVCH1 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for OVCH1 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of OVCH1 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for OVCH1 Gene:

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with OVCH1: view

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt , Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for OVCH1 Gene

Orthologs for OVCH1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for OVCH1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia OVCH1 33 34
  • 98.27 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia OVCH1 33 34
  • 80.69 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia OVCH1 34
  • 73 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia OVCH1 34
  • 35 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia OVCH1 34
  • 40 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia ovch1 33
  • 51.31 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii zgc:55888 33
  • 44.95 (n)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG11836 34
  • 34 (a)
CG4914 34
  • 31 (a)
CG3355 34
  • 31 (a)
CG18735 34
  • 30 (a)
CG9294 34
  • 30 (a)
CG4613 34
  • 28 (a)
CG6865 34
  • 28 (a)
CG4386 34
  • 27 (a)
CG9372 34
  • 24 (a)
CG11843 34
  • 23 (a)
CG14642 34
  • 23 (a)
CG11842 34
  • 22 (a)
CG1299 34
  • 22 (a)
CG14892 34
  • 22 (a)
CG31728 34
  • 22 (a)
CG3700 34
  • 22 (a)
CG4927 34
  • 21 (a)
spirit 34
  • 21 (a)
CG11841 34
  • 20 (a)
psh 34
  • 20 (a)
CG11668 34
  • 19 (a)
CG11670 34
  • 19 (a)
CG32260 34
  • 19 (a)
snk 34
  • 19 (a)
CG7432 34
  • 18 (a)
CG8172 34
  • 18 (a)
CG6361 34
  • 17 (a)
Sb 34
  • 16 (a)
CG34350 34
  • 14 (a)
CG8213 34
  • 9 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.6617 34
  • 34 (a)
Species where no ortholog for OVCH1 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)
  • 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)
  • mouse (Mus musculus)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • 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 OVCH1 Gene

Gene Tree for OVCH1 (if available)
Gene Tree for OVCH1 (if available)

Paralogs for OVCH1 Gene

Variants for OVCH1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for OVCH1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 12 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1000029632 -- 29,438,942(-) G/C 3_prime_UTR_variant, genic_downstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000030110 -- 29,500,861(-) T/C upstream_transcript_variant
rs1000034747 -- 29,439,147(-) T/G 3_prime_UTR_variant, genic_downstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000112246 -- 29,482,355(-) G/T intron_variant
rs1000147362 -- 29,464,106(-) C/T intron_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for OVCH1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv3580214 CNV loss 25503493
nsv469190 CNV gain 19166990
nsv525100 CNV loss 19592680
nsv527807 CNV loss 19592680
nsv557917 CNV gain 21841781

Variation tolerance for OVCH1 Gene

Gene Damage Index Score: 13.51; 95.55% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for OVCH1 Gene

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No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for OVCH1 Gene

Disorders for OVCH1 Gene

Additional Disease Information for OVCH1

No disorders were found for OVCH1 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for OVCH1 Gene

Publications for OVCH1 Gene

  1. Human and mouse proteases: a comparative genomic approach. (PMID: 12838346) Puente XS … López-Otín C (Nature reviews. Genetics 2003) 2 3 4 58
  2. The finished DNA sequence of human chromosome 12. (PMID: 16541075) Scherer SE … Baylor College of Medicine Human Genome Sequencing Center Sequence Production Team (Nature 2006) 3 4 58
  3. A genome-wide association study for blood lipid phenotypes in the Framingham Heart Study. (PMID: 17903299) Kathiresan S … Cupples LA (BMC medical genetics 2007) 44 58

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