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Aliases for TNRC18 Gene

Aliases for TNRC18 Gene

  • Trinucleotide Repeat Containing 18 2 3 5
  • Long CAG Trinucleotide Repeat-Containing Gene 79 Protein 3 4
  • CAGL79 3 4
  • Trinucleotide Repeat-Containing Gene 18 Protein 3
  • KIAA1856 4
  • TNRC18A 3

External Ids for TNRC18 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TNRC18 Gene

  • GC07M004997
  • GC07M061674
  • GC07M005097
  • GC07M005120
  • GC07U901564
  • GC07M062665

Summaries for TNRC18 Gene

GeneCards Summary for TNRC18 Gene

TNRC18 (Trinucleotide Repeat Containing 18) is a Protein Coding gene. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include chromatin binding and transcription regulatory region sequence-specific DNA binding. An important paralog of this gene is BAHCC1.

Additional gene information for TNRC18 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 TNRC18 Gene

Genomics for TNRC18 Gene

GeneHancer (GH) Regulatory Elements for TNRC18 Gene

Promoters and enhancers for TNRC18 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
GH07I005416 Promoter/Enhancer 2.7 EPDnew FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 561.9 +1.4 1433 15.1 CLOCK MLX FEZF1 DMAP1 YY1 SLC30A9 ZNF213 E2F8 ZNF143 ZNF263 TNRC18 ENSG00000272953 GC07P005425 USP42 ANKRD61 RNF216P1 RBAK AP5Z1 RNF216 FBXL18
GH07I004681 Promoter/Enhancer 2.2 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 44.8 +741.8 741842 4.4 HDGF ARID4B SIN3A YBX1 ZBTB7B YY1 ZNF416 ZNF207 ZNF143 ZNF548 FOXK1 TNRC18 RBAK RNF216P1 AP5Z1 ENSG00000188365 FSCN1 WIPI2 SNORD13P2 GC07M004681
GH07I005523 Promoter/Enhancer 2.6 EPDnew FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 25.3 -104.1 -104084 11.1 MLX FEZF1 DMAP1 YY1 E2F8 ZNF143 NFYC GLIS1 RCOR2 NBN ACTB GC07M005528 GC07M005529 GC07M005530 PIR61399 ANKRD61 USP42 AP5Z1 CCZ1 TNRC18
GH07I005780 Promoter/Enhancer 2 EPDnew Ensembl ENCODE 31 -355.9 -355916 1.9 HDGF PKNOX1 ARNT ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 ZBTB7B POLR2B ZNF213 RNF216 C7orf26 ZNF316 TNRC18 ZNF12 USP42 RNF216P1 ANKRD61 KDELR2 PIR40049
GH07I005591 Promoter/Enhancer 2.6 EPDnew FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 22.9 -170.0 -170039 8.6 HDGF PKNOX1 SMAD1 ARNT ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 IRF4 YY1 FSCN1 C7orf26 AP5Z1 USP42 TNRC18 ANKRD61 CCZ1 RNF216P1 RBAK RNF216
- Elite GeneHancer and/or Elite GeneHancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

GeneHancers around TNRC18 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Top Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the TNRC18 gene promoter:

Genomic Locations for TNRC18 Gene

Genomic Locations for TNRC18 Gene
118,625 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for TNRC18 Gene

Genes around TNRC18 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
TNRC18 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for TNRC18 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for TNRC18 Gene

Proteins for TNRC18 Gene

  • Protein details for TNRC18 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Trinucleotide repeat-containing gene 18 protein
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A8MX41
    • Q96JH1
    • Q96K91

    Protein attributes for TNRC18 Gene

    2968 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    314519 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    • Sequence=BAB55047.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for TNRC18 Gene


neXtProt entry for TNRC18 Gene

Post-translational modifications for TNRC18 Gene

  • Ubiquitination at posLast=23282328

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for TNRC18 Gene

Domains & Families for TNRC18 Gene

Gene Families for TNRC18 Gene

Human Protein Atlas (HPA):
  • Predicted intracellular proteins

Protein Domains for TNRC18 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for TNRC18 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with TNRC18: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TNRC18 Gene

Function for TNRC18 Gene

Phenotypes From GWAS Catalog for TNRC18 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for TNRC18 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000976 transcription regulatory region sequence-specific DNA binding IBA --
GO:0003682 chromatin binding IBA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TNRC18: view
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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for TNRC18 Gene

Localization for TNRC18 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 TNRC18 gene
Compartment Confidence
mitochondrion 5
nucleus 5
cytosol 5

Subcellular locations from the

Human Protein Atlas (HPA)
  • Cytosol (2)
  • Mitochondria (2)
  • Nuclear membrane (2)
  • Nucleoplasm (2)
See all subcellular structures

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for TNRC18 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000785 chromatin IBA --
GO:0005634 nucleus IDA --
GO:0005654 nucleoplasm IDA --
GO:0005677 chromatin silencing complex IBA --
GO:0005739 mitochondrion IDA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TNRC18: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TNRC18 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for TNRC18 Gene

SuperPathways for TNRC18 Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for TNRC18 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006342 chromatin silencing IBA --
GO:0031507 heterochromatin assembly IBA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TNRC18: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for TNRC18 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for TNRC18 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for TNRC18 Gene

Unigene Clusters for TNRC18 Gene

Trinucleotide repeat containing 18:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for TNRC18 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for TNRC18 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for TNRC18 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for TNRC18 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for TNRC18 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Bone (22.8), Pancreatic juice (15.6), Breast (9.2), Platelet (8.3), and Monocytes (7.9).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for TNRC18 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of TNRC18 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for TNRC18 Gene:


Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for TNRC18 Gene

  • Nervous system(4.4)
  • Liver(4.2)
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with TNRC18: view

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues , Protein tissue co-expression partners , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for TNRC18 Gene

Orthologs for TNRC18 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for TNRC18 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia TNRC18 33 34
  • 98.5 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia TNRC18 33 34
  • 87.52 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia TNRC18 33 34
  • 86.44 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Tnrc18 33 16 34
  • 81.34 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Tnrc18 33
  • 80.12 (n)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia TNRC18 34
  • 60 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia TNRC18 34
  • 57 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves TNRC18 33 34
  • 66.82 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia TNRC18 34
  • 52 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia LOC100491423 33
  • 56.25 (n)
Str.19285 33
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii tnrc18 34
  • 41 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta wge 34
  • 20 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.4643 34
  • 29 (a)
Species where no ortholog for TNRC18 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)
  • 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 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 TNRC18 Gene

Gene Tree for TNRC18 (if available)
Gene Tree for TNRC18 (if available)

Paralogs for TNRC18 Gene

Paralogs for TNRC18 Gene

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Variants for TNRC18 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for TNRC18 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 07 pos Variation AA Info Type
rs1000024928 -- 5,368,894(-) C/G intron_variant
rs1000028499 -- 5,401,649(-) G/A genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000031084 -- 5,382,094(-) C/A intron_variant
rs1000047387 -- 5,413,799(-) G/C genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant
rs1000064178 -- 5,408,905(-) G/A/T genic_upstream_transcript_variant, intron_variant, upstream_transcript_variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for TNRC18 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv966751 CNV duplication 23825009
nsv950801 CNV deletion 24416366
nsv830889 CNV loss 17160897
nsv823997 CNV gain 20364138
nsv823996 CNV gain 20364138
nsv8034 CNV gain 18304495
nsv526194 CNV gain 19592680
nsv510064 OTHER sequence alteration 20534489
nsv508443 CNV deletion 20534489
nsv436904 CNV insertion 17901297
nsv1161487 CNV deletion 26073780
nsv1132033 CNV deletion 24896259
nsv1073632 CNV deletion 25765185
nsv1073631 CNV deletion 25765185
esv8871 CNV gain 19470904
esv3611973 CNV loss 21293372
esv3541094 CNV deletion 23714750
esv3541093 CNV deletion 23714750
esv26599 CNV loss 19812545
dgv3482n106 OTHER inversion 24896259
dgv11168n54 CNV loss 21841781
dgv11167n54 CNV loss 21841781

Variation tolerance for TNRC18 Gene

Gene Damage Index Score: 16.62; 97.82% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Additional Variant Information for TNRC18 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TNRC18 Gene

Disorders for TNRC18 Gene

Additional Disease Information for TNRC18

No disorders were found for TNRC18 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for TNRC18 Gene

Publications for TNRC18 Gene

  1. cDNAs with long CAG trinucleotide repeats from human brain. (PMID: 9225980) Margolis RL … Ross CA (Human genetics 1997) 2 3 4 58
  2. The DNA sequence of human chromosome 7. (PMID: 12853948) Hillier LW … Wilson RK (Nature 2003) 3 4 58
  3. Prediction of the coding sequences of unidentified human genes. XX. The complete sequences of 100 new cDNA clones from brain which code for large proteins in vitro. (PMID: 11347906) Nagase T … Ohara O (DNA research : an international journal for rapid publication of reports on genes and genomes 2001) 3 4 58
  4. Architecture of the human interactome defines protein communities and disease networks. (PMID: 28514442) Huttlin EL … Harper JW (Nature 2017) 3 58
  5. Site-specific mapping of the human SUMO proteome reveals co-modification with phosphorylation. (PMID: 28112733) Hendriks IA … Nielsen ML (Nature structural & molecular biology 2017) 4 58

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