Free for academic non-profit institutions. Other users need a Commercial license

Aliases for SSBP1 Gene

Aliases for SSBP1 Gene

  • Single Stranded DNA Binding Protein 1 2 3 5
  • Single-Stranded DNA Binding Protein 1, Mitochondrial 2 3
  • PWP1-Interacting Protein 17 3 4
  • Mt-SSB 3 4
  • MtSSB 3 4
  • SSBP 3 4
  • Single-Stranded DNA-Binding Protein, Mitochondrial 3
  • Single-Stranded DNA Binding Protein 1 2
  • Single-Stranded DNA-Binding Protein 2
  • SOSS-B1 3

External Ids for SSBP1 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SSBP1 Gene

  • GC07P139708
  • GC07P140768
  • GC07P140845
  • GC07P140891
  • GC07P141084
  • GC07P141440
  • GC07P135734
  • GC07P141442
  • GC07P141445
  • GC07P142608
  • GC07P142902
  • GC07P143062
  • GC07P143209
  • GC07P143409
  • GC07P143560
  • GC07P143710

Summaries for SSBP1 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for SSBP1 Gene

  • SSBP1 is a housekeeping gene involved in mitochondrial biogenesis (Tiranti et al., 1995 [PubMed 7789991]). It is also a subunit of a single-stranded DNA (ssDNA)-binding complex involved in the maintenance of genome stability (Huang et al., 2009) [PubMed 19683501].[supplied by OMIM, Feb 2010]

GeneCards Summary for SSBP1 Gene

SSBP1 (Single Stranded DNA Binding Protein 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Organelle biogenesis and maintenance and Mitochondrial Gene Expression. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include single-stranded DNA binding.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SSBP1 Gene

  • This protein binds preferentially and cooperatively to ss-DNA. Probably involved in mitochondrial DNA replication. Associates with mitochondrial DNA.

Gene Wiki entry for SSBP1 Gene

Additional gene information for SSBP1 Gene

No data available for CIViC summary , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for SSBP1 Gene

Genomics for SSBP1 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for SSBP1 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for SSBP1 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
GH07I141736 Promoter/Enhancer 2.2 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE 561.3 +0.0 21 3.1 MLX ZFP64 DMAP1 YBX1 IRF4 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF213 E2F8 ZNF143 WEE2-AS1 SSBP1 TAS2R6P TAS2R5 PRSS37 WEE2 KIAA1147 TAS2R4
GH07I142645 Enhancer 0.6 Ensembl ENCODE 5.7 +908.1 908115 1.3 CREB1 RCOR1 TRBV23-1 TRBV28 SSBP1 TRBV24-1 TRB
GH07I142636 Enhancer 0.3 ENCODE 5.7 +899.1 899141 2 ZNF146 TRBV21-1 TRBV28 EPHB6 SSBP1 TRBV22-1 TRB
GH07I141764 Promoter 0.7 EPDnew 0.3 +25.8 25840 0.1 SCRT1 SCRT2 TAS2R3 TAS2R4 SSBP1
GH07I141778 Promoter 0.5 EPDnew 0.3 +40.1 40126 0.1 TAS2R4 TAS2R6P SSBP1
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

GeneHancers around SSBP1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the SSBP1 gene promoter:

Genomic Locations for SSBP1 Gene

Genomic Locations for SSBP1 Gene
49,602 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for SSBP1 Gene

Genes around SSBP1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
SSBP1 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for SSBP1 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for SSBP1 Gene

Proteins for SSBP1 Gene

  • Protein details for SSBP1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Single-stranded DNA-binding protein, mitochondrial
    Protein Accession:

    Protein attributes for SSBP1 Gene

    148 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    17260 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Homotetramer (By similarity). Interacts with MPG/AAG, through inhibition of its glycosylase activity it potentially prevents formation of DNA breaks in ssDNA, ensuring that base removal primarily occurs in dsDNA.

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for SSBP1 Gene

neXtProt entry for SSBP1 Gene

Post-translational modifications for SSBP1 Gene

  • Ubiquitination at posLast=5151 and posLast=122122

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SSBP1 Gene

Domains & Families for SSBP1 Gene

Gene Families for SSBP1 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted intracellular proteins

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with SSBP1: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SSBP1 Gene

Function for SSBP1 Gene

Molecular function for SSBP1 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
This protein binds preferentially and cooperatively to ss-DNA. Probably involved in mitochondrial DNA replication. Associates with mitochondrial DNA.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for SSBP1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003682 chromatin binding IDA 18063578
GO:0003697 single-stranded DNA binding IEA --
GO:0003723 RNA binding IDA,HDA 22658674
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 22190034
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with SSBP1: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with SSBP1: view

Animal Models for SSBP1 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for SSBP1:

Animal Model Products

Clone Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog , Human Phenotype Ontology , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for SSBP1 Gene

Localization for SSBP1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SSBP1 Gene

Mitochondrion. Mitochondrion matrix, mitochondrion nucleoid.

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 SSBP1 gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 5
mitochondrion 5
nucleus 5

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for SSBP1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus HDA,IDA 21630459
GO:0005739 mitochondrion IDA,IEA --
GO:0005759 mitochondrial matrix TAS --
GO:0042645 mitochondrial nucleoid IDA,IEA 18063578
GO:0070062 extracellular exosome IDA,HDA 20458337
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with SSBP1: view

Pathways & Interactions for SSBP1 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with SSBP1: view

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SSBP1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006260 DNA replication IEA --
GO:0007005 mitochondrion organization TAS --
GO:0051096 positive regulation of helicase activity IDA 12975372
GO:0070584 mitochondrion morphogenesis IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with SSBP1: view

No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for SSBP1 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for SSBP1 Gene

(1) Drugs for SSBP1 Gene - From: Novoseek

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
genes like me logo Genes that share compounds with SSBP1: view

Transcripts for SSBP1 Gene

Unigene Clusters for SSBP1 Gene

Single-stranded DNA binding protein 1, mitochondrial:
Representative Sequences:

Clone Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for SSBP1 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c ^ 2a · 2b ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b · 4c ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b · 8c ^ 9
SP1: - - -
SP2: - - - - -
SP3: - - - -
SP4: - - -
SP5: - - -
SP6: - -

Relevant External Links for SSBP1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for SSBP1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for SSBP1 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for SSBP1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Nasal epithelium (7.4) and Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (7.1).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for SSBP1 Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for SSBP1 Gene

- Elite partner

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of SSBP1 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for SSBP1 Gene:


Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for SSBP1 Gene

  • Liver(4.4)
  • Pancreas(4.4)
  • Skin(3.9)
  • Nervous system(3.3)
  • Muscle(2.6)
  • Heart(2.4)
  • Kidney(2.1)
  • Stomach(2.1)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with SSBP1: 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 SSBP1 Gene

Orthologs for SSBP1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for SSBP1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia SSBP1 33 34
  • 99.55 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Ssbp1 33 16 34
  • 90.25 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia SSBP1 33 34
  • 89.8 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Ssbp1 33
  • 89.57 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia SSBP1 33 34
  • 89.12 (n)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia SSBP1 34
  • 78 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia SSBP1 34
  • 73 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves SSBP1 33 34
  • 77.32 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia SSBP1 34
  • 87 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia ssbp1 33
  • 69.48 (n)
Str.1603 33
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia XL 33
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii ssbp1 33 34
  • 69.86 (n)
Dr.17626 33
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP002477 33
  • 48.06 (n)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta mtSSB 33 34
  • 47.58 (n)
Species where no ortholog for SSBP1 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for SSBP1 Gene

Gene Tree for SSBP1 (if available)
Gene Tree for SSBP1 (if available)

Paralogs for SSBP1 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with SSBP1: view

No data available for Paralogs for SSBP1 Gene

Variants for SSBP1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SSBP1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 07 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1000220071 -- 141,747,551(+) A/G downstream_transcript_variant, genic_downstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000307776 -- 141,741,841(+) A/G intron_variant
rs1000362119 -- 141,742,056(+) C/T intron_variant
rs1000379940 -- 141,742,452(+) A/C/G intron_variant
rs1000572237 -- 141,747,275(+) G/A 3_prime_UTR_variant, intron_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for SSBP1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv1137297 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv1128369 CNV deletion 24896259
esv34135 CNV loss 18971310

Variation tolerance for SSBP1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 61% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 1.01; 20.72% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for SSBP1 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SSBP1 Gene

Disorders for SSBP1 Gene

Additional Disease Information for SSBP1

Genetic Association Database
Human Genome Epidemiology Navigator
ATLAS of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology

No disorders were found for SSBP1 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for SSBP1 Gene

Publications for SSBP1 Gene

  1. Chromosomal localization of mitochondrial transcription factor A (TCF6), single-stranded DNA-binding protein (SSBP), and endonuclease G (ENDOG), three human housekeeping genes involved in mitochondrial biogenesis. (PMID: 7789991) Tiranti V … Zeviani M (Genomics 1995) 2 3 22 58
  2. Cloning of human and rat cDNAs encoding the mitochondrial single-stranded DNA-binding protein (SSB). (PMID: 8482537) Tiranti V … Zeviani M (Gene 1993) 3 4 22 58
  3. Alkyladenine DNA glycosylase (AAG) localizes to mitochondria and interacts with mitochondrial single-stranded binding protein (mtSSB). (PMID: 23290262) van Loon B … Samson LD (DNA repair 2013) 3 4 58
  4. Genetic variants in nuclear-encoded mitochondrial genes influence AIDS progression. (PMID: 20877624) Hendrickson SL … O'Brien SJ (PloS one 2010) 3 44 58
  5. CKS proteins protect mitochondrial genome integrity by interacting with mitochondrial single-stranded DNA-binding protein. (PMID: 19786724) Radulovic M … Yu VP (Molecular & cellular proteomics : MCP 2010) 3 22 58

Products for SSBP1 Gene

Sources for SSBP1 Gene

Loading form....