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FGF9 fibroblast growth factor 9 [ Homo sapiens (human) ]

Gene ID: 2254, updated on 28-Nov-2021

Summary

Official Symbol
FGF9provided by HGNC
Official Full Name
fibroblast growth factor 9provided by HGNC
Primary source
HGNC:HGNC:3687
See related
Ensembl:ENSG00000102678 MIM:600921
Gene type
protein coding
RefSeq status
REVIEWED
Organism
Homo sapiens
Lineage
Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Mammalia; Eutheria; Euarchontoglires; Primates; Haplorrhini; Catarrhini; Hominidae; Homo
Also known as
GAF; FGF-9; SYNS3; HBFG-9; HBGF-9
Summary
The protein encoded by this gene is a member of the fibroblast growth factor (FGF) family. FGF family members possess broad mitogenic and cell survival activities, and are involved in a variety of biological processes, including embryonic development, cell growth, morphogenesis, tissue repair, tumor growth and invasion. This protein was isolated as a secreted factor that exhibits a growth-stimulating effect on cultured glial cells. In nervous system, this protein is produced mainly by neurons and may be important for glial cell development. Expression of the mouse homolog of this gene was found to be dependent on Sonic hedgehog (Shh) signaling. Mice lacking the homolog gene displayed a male-to-female sex reversal phenotype, which suggested a role in testicular embryogenesis. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
Expression
Biased expression in kidney (RPKM 6.4), adrenal (RPKM 2.1) and 10 other tissues See more
Orthologs
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Genomic context

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Location:
13q12.11
Exon count:
4
Annotation release Status Assembly Chr Location
109.20211119 current GRCh38.p13 (GCF_000001405.39) 13 NC_000013.11 (21671073..21704501)
105.20201022 previous assembly GRCh37.p13 (GCF_000001405.25) 13 NC_000013.10 (22245212..22278637)

Chromosome 13 - NC_000013.11Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene mitochondrial calcium uptake 2 Neighboring gene RNA, U6 small nuclear 59, pseudogene Neighboring gene uncharacterized LOC107984582 Neighboring gene ribosomal protein S7 pseudogene 10 Neighboring gene RNA, 7SL, cytoplasmic 766, pseudogene Neighboring gene long intergenic non-protein coding RNA 424

Genomic regions, transcripts, and products

Expression

  • Project title: HPA RNA-seq normal tissues
  • Description: RNA-seq was performed of tissue samples from 95 human individuals representing 27 different tissues in order to determine tissue-specificity of all protein-coding genes
  • BioProject: PRJEB4337
  • Publication: PMID 24309898
  • Analysis date: Wed Apr 4 07:08:55 2018

Bibliography

GeneRIFs: Gene References Into Functions

What's a GeneRIF?

Phenotypes

Associated conditions

Description Tests
Genome-wide association analyses identify multiple loci associated with central corneal thickness and keratoconus.
GeneReviews: Not available
Genome-wide association study combining pathway analysis for typical sporadic amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in Chinese Han populations.
GeneReviews: Not available
Multiple synostoses syndrome 3
MedGen: C2751826 OMIM: 612961 GeneReviews: Not available
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HIV-1 interactions

Protein interactions

Protein Gene Interaction Pubs
Tat tat HIV-1 Tat downregulates the expression of fibroblast growth factor 9 (FGF9) in human primary T cells PubMed

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Pathways from PubChem

Interactions

Products Interactant Other Gene Complex Source Pubs Description

General gene information

Markers

Homology

Clone Names

  • MGC119914, MGC119915

Gene Ontology Provided by GOA

Function Evidence Code Pubs
enables fibroblast growth factor receptor binding IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
enables growth factor activity IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
enables heparin binding IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
Process Evidence Code Pubs
involved_in angiogenesis IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in animal organ morphogenesis IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
involved_in cell differentiation IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
involved_in cell-cell signaling IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in chondrocyte differentiation IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in embryonic digestive tract development IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in embryonic limb morphogenesis IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in embryonic skeletal system development IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in eye development IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in fibroblast growth factor receptor signaling pathway IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
acts_upstream_of_or_within fibroblast growth factor receptor signaling pathway IGI
Inferred from Genetic Interaction
more info
PubMed 
involved_in inner ear morphogenesis IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in lung development IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
involved_in lung-associated mesenchyme development IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in male gonad development IEP
Inferred from Expression Pattern
more info
PubMed 
involved_in male sex determination IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in negative regulation of Wnt signaling pathway IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in negative regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in negative regulation of vascular associated smooth muscle cell differentiation involved in phenotypic switching ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in osteoblast differentiation IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in positive regulation of activin receptor signaling pathway IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in positive regulation of canonical Wnt signaling pathway IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in positive regulation of cardiac muscle cell proliferation IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in positive regulation of cell division IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in positive regulation of cell population proliferation IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
acts_upstream_of_or_within positive regulation of cell population proliferation IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
involved_in positive regulation of epithelial cell proliferation IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
involved_in positive regulation of gene expression IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
involved_in positive regulation of mesenchymal cell proliferation IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in positive regulation of protein phosphorylation IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
involved_in positive regulation of smoothened signaling pathway IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in positive regulation of vascular associated smooth muscle cell migration ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in positive regulation of vascular associated smooth muscle cell proliferation IGI
Inferred from Genetic Interaction
more info
PubMed 
involved_in positive regulation of vascular associated smooth muscle cell proliferation ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in positive regulation of vascular endothelial growth factor receptor signaling pathway IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in protein import into nucleus IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in regulation of cell migration IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
involved_in regulation of timing of cell differentiation IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in signal transduction TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
PubMed 
involved_in substantia nigra development HEP PubMed 
Component Evidence Code Pubs
is_active_in cytoplasm IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
located_in extracellular region TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
is_active_in extracellular space IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
located_in extracellular space IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 

General protein information

Preferred Names
fibroblast growth factor 9
Names
fibroblast growth factor 9 (glia-activating factor)
heparin-binding growth factor 9

NCBI Reference Sequences (RefSeq)

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RefSeqs maintained independently of Annotated Genomes

These reference sequences exist independently of genome builds. Explain

These reference sequences are curated independently of the genome annotation cycle, so their versions may not match the RefSeq versions in the current genome build. Identify version mismatches by comparing the version of the RefSeq in this section to the one reported in Genomic regions, transcripts, and products above.

Genomic

  1. NG_016272.1 RefSeqGene

    Range
    4998..38423
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mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. NM_002010.3NP_002001.1  fibroblast growth factor 9 precursor

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_002001.1

    Status: REVIEWED

    Source sequence(s)
    AK290792, AL139378, CR746503, D14838
    Consensus CDS
    CCDS9298.1
    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    P31371
    Related
    ENSP00000371790.5, ENST00000382353.6
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    pfam00167
    Location:62188
    FGF; Fibroblast growth factor

RefSeqs of Annotated Genomes: Homo sapiens Updated Annotation Release 109.20211119

The following sections contain reference sequences that belong to a specific genome build. Explain

Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

Genomic

  1. NC_000013.11 Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

    Range
    21671073..21704501
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    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)

mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. XM_011534996.2XP_011533298.1  fibroblast growth factor 9 isoform X1

    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    smart00442
    Location:40140
    FGF; Acidic and basic fibroblast growth factor family
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