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Aliases for TMEM184A Gene

Aliases for TMEM184A Gene

  • Transmembrane Protein 184A 2 3 5
  • Sexually Dimorphic, Expressed In Male Gonads 1 2 3
  • SDMG1 3

External Ids for TMEM184A Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TMEM184A Gene

  • GC07M001551
  • GC07M001502
  • GC07M001581

Summaries for TMEM184A Gene

GeneCards Summary for TMEM184A Gene

TMEM184A (Transmembrane Protein 184A) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is TMEM184B.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TMEM184A Gene

  • Acts as a heparin receptor in vascular cells (By similarity). May be involved in vesicle transport in exocrine cells and Sertoli cells (By similarity).

Additional gene information for TMEM184A Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , CIViC summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for TMEM184A Gene

Genomics for TMEM184A Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for TMEM184A Gene

Promoters and enhancers for TMEM184A 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
GH07I001553 Promoter/Enhancer 1.9 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 564.2 +3.3 3298 7.5 FOXA2 PKNOX1 CLOCK MLX ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZBTB7B YY1 ZNF143 TMEM184A INTS1 PSMG3-AS1 MICALL2 PIR48186
GH07I001562 Enhancer 0.5 ENCODE 550.8 -1.9 -1876 1.2 MXI1 SAP130 POLR2A ZFP36 MNT ZNF48 TMEM184A PSMG3-AS1 PSMG3 NUDT1 GC07P001567
GH07I001529 Promoter/Enhancer 2.6 EPDnew FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 16.7 +26.0 26009 10.5 HDGF PKNOX1 SMAD1 FOXA2 ZFP64 ARID4B NEUROD1 SIN3A DMAP1 ZBTB7B MAFK LOC100128653 INTS1 TMEM184A DNAAF5 SUN1 EIF3B ZFAND2A PSMG3-AS1
GH07I001512 Enhancer 1.7 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 16.8 +45.5 45510 6.2 PKNOX1 ATF1 FOXA2 ARID4B ZNF48 ETS1 ZNF121 FOS SP5 MIER2 INTS1 TMEM184A MAFK MICALL2 ZFAND2A ENSG00000231927
GH07I001510 Enhancer 1.1 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 12.2 +49.7 49703 1.8 POLR2A MAX NR2F6 MYC GABPA ENSG00000231927 INTS1 TMEM184A MRM2 MAFK
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

GeneHancers around TMEM184A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the TMEM184A gene promoter:

Genomic Locations for TMEM184A Gene

Genomic Locations for TMEM184A Gene
18,587 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for TMEM184A Gene

Genes around TMEM184A on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
TMEM184A Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for TMEM184A Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for TMEM184A Gene

Proteins for TMEM184A Gene

  • Protein details for TMEM184A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Transmembrane protein 184A
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q8TBQ6

    Protein attributes for TMEM184A Gene

    413 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    45777 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=BAC86522.2; Type=Miscellaneous discrepancy; Note=Probable cloning artifact. Aberrant splice sites.; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for TMEM184A Gene

Post-translational modifications for TMEM184A Gene

No Post-translational modifications

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for TMEM184A Gene

Domains & Families for TMEM184A Gene

Gene Families for TMEM184A Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted membrane proteins

Protein Domains for TMEM184A Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for TMEM184A Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the TMEM184 family.
  • Belongs to the TMEM184 family.
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Function for TMEM184A Gene

Molecular function for TMEM184A Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Acts as a heparin receptor in vascular cells (By similarity). May be involved in vesicle transport in exocrine cells and Sertoli cells (By similarity).

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for TMEM184A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005215 transporter activity IBA --
GO:0008201 heparin binding ISS --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TMEM184A: view

Phenotypes for TMEM184A Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for TMEM184A:
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miRNA for TMEM184A Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target TMEM184A

Clone Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for TMEM184A Gene

Localization for TMEM184A Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TMEM184A Gene

Cell membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein. Cytoplasm, perinuclear region. Cytoplasmic vesicle membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein. Early endosome membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein. Endosome. Cytoplasmic vesicle, secretory vesicle membrane.

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 TMEM184A gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 5
endosome 4
nucleus 2
peroxisome 1

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for TMEM184A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IEA --
GO:0005768 endosome ISS --
GO:0005886 plasma membrane ISS --
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA,IBA --
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Pathways & Interactions for TMEM184A Gene

SuperPathways for TMEM184A Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for TMEM184A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006810 transport IBA --
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No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for TMEM184A Gene

Drugs & Compounds for TMEM184A Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for TMEM184A Gene

Clone Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for TMEM184A Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c ^ 2 ^ 3a · 3b · 3c ^ 4 ^ 5a · 5b ^ 6a · 6b ^ 7a · 7b · 7c ^ 8 ^ 9a · 9b ^ 10a · 10b ^ 11 ^ 12 ^ 13a · 13b ^ 14a · 14b ·
SP1: - - - - -
SP2: - - -
SP3: - - - - - - -
SP4: - - - - -
SP5: - -
SP6: -
SP7: -
SP11: - -

ExUns: 14c

Relevant External Links for TMEM184A Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for TMEM184A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for TMEM184A Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for TMEM184A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Esophagus - Mucosa (x11.7), Vagina (x4.4), and Skin - Not Sun Exposed (Suprapubic) (x4.1).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for TMEM184A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Placenta (69.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for TMEM184A Gene

Protein tissue co-expression partners for TMEM184A Gene

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NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of TMEM184A Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for TMEM184A Gene:


mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for TMEM184A Gene:

Tissue specificity: Expressed in vascular cells (at protein level).

Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for TMEM184A Gene

  • Intestine(4.3)
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No data available for Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for TMEM184A Gene

Orthologs for TMEM184A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for TMEM184A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia TMEM184A 33 34
  • 87.73 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia TMEM184A 33 34
  • 85.53 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Tmem184a 33 16
  • 81.47 (n)
Gm26938 34
  • 54 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Tmem184a 33
  • 81.15 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia TMEM184A 34
  • 68 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia TMEM184A 34
  • 68 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves TMEM184A 33 34
  • 79.18 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia TMEM184A 34
  • 65 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia tmem184a 33
  • 70.15 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii tmem184a 33 34
  • 72.6 (n)
wufi16g03 33
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG12004 34
  • 46 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea F40E10.6 34
  • 51 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes -- 34
  • 21 (a)
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons AT5G26740 33
  • 50.77 (n)
(Oryza sativa)
Liliopsida Os07g0244300 33
  • 50.83 (n)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 34
  • 58 (a)
Species where no ortholog for TMEM184A 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)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes)
  • 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 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)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for TMEM184A Gene

Gene Tree for TMEM184A (if available)
Gene Tree for TMEM184A (if available)

Paralogs for TMEM184A Gene

Paralogs for TMEM184A Gene

(3) SIMAP similar genes for TMEM184A Gene using alignment to 7 proteins:

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Variants for TMEM184A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for TMEM184A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 07 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1000028094 -- 1,552,429(-) C/T intron_variant
rs1000036040 -- 1,544,148(-) C/T 3_prime_UTR_variant, genic_downstream_transcript_variant, non_coding_transcript_variant
rs1000142168 -- 1,558,410(-) G/A genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant, upstream_transcript_variant
rs1000162679 -- 1,555,513(-) G/A/C intron_variant
rs1000278337 -- 1,555,673(-) C/T intron_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for TMEM184A Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv950786 CNV deletion 24416366
nsv830880 CNV loss 17160897
nsv830879 CNV gain+loss 17160897
nsv823977 CNV gain 20364138
nsv823975 CNV loss 20364138
nsv823974 CNV loss 20364138
nsv823970 CNV gain 20364138
nsv605824 CNV loss 21841781
nsv605820 CNV loss 21841781
nsv605819 CNV loss 21841781
nsv5615 CNV deletion 18451855
nsv482100 CNV gain 20164927
nsv471182 CNV loss 18288195
nsv464247 CNV loss 19166990
esv3891010 CNV loss 25118596
esv2759499 CNV loss 17122850
esv2733773 CNV deletion 23290073
dgv11136n54 CNV loss 21841781
dgv11135n54 CNV loss 21841781

Variation tolerance for TMEM184A Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 98.2% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 5.14; 69.35% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for TMEM184A Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TMEM184A Gene

Disorders for TMEM184A Gene

Additional Disease Information for TMEM184A

No disorders were found for TMEM184A Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for TMEM184A Gene

Publications for TMEM184A Gene

  1. Sdmg1 is a conserved transmembrane protein associated with germ cell sex determination and germline-soma interactions in mice. (PMID: 18321981) Best D … Adams IR (Development (Cambridge, England) 2008) 2 3 58
  2. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T … Sugano S (Nature genetics 2004) 3 4 58
  3. Architecture of the human interactome defines protein communities and disease networks. (PMID: 28514442) Huttlin EL … Harper JW (Nature 2017) 3 58
  4. Heparin Decreases in Tumor Necrosis Factor α (TNFα)-induced Endothelial Stress Responses Require Transmembrane Protein 184A and Induction of Dual Specificity Phosphatase 1. (PMID: 26769965) Farwell SL … Lowe-Krentz LJ (The Journal of biological chemistry 2016) 3 58
  5. Transmembrane Protein 184A Is a Receptor Required for Vascular Smooth Muscle Cell Responses to Heparin. (PMID: 26769966) Pugh RJ … Lowe-Krentz LJ (The Journal of biological chemistry 2016) 4 58

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