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FADS6 fatty acid desaturase 6 [ Homo sapiens (human) ]

Gene ID: 283985, updated on 23-Nov-2021

Summary

Official Symbol
FADS6provided by HGNC
Official Full Name
fatty acid desaturase 6provided by HGNC
Primary source
HGNC:HGNC:30459
See related
Ensembl:ENSG00000172782
Gene type
protein coding
RefSeq status
VALIDATED
Organism
Homo sapiens
Lineage
Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Mammalia; Eutheria; Euarchontoglires; Primates; Haplorrhini; Catarrhini; Hominidae; Homo
Also known as
FP18279
Expression
Biased expression in small intestine (RPKM 1.8), duodenum (RPKM 1.4) and 9 other tissues See more
Orthologs
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Genomic context

See FADS6 in Genome Data Viewer
Location:
17q25.1
Exon count:
6
Annotation release Status Assembly Chr Location
109.20211119 current GRCh38.p13 (GCF_000001405.39) 17 NC_000017.11 (74877302..74893803, complement)
105.20201022 previous assembly GRCh37.p13 (GCF_000001405.25) 17 NC_000017.10 (72873431..72889731, complement)

Chromosome 17 - NC_000017.11Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene CRISPRi-validated cis-regulatory element chr17.4853 Neighboring gene Sharpr-MPRA regulatory region 12632 Neighboring gene USH1 protein network component sans Neighboring gene otopetrin 2 Neighboring gene Sharpr-MPRA regulatory region 12431

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

Pathways from PubChem

Interactions

Products Interactant Other Gene Complex Source Pubs Description

General gene information

Markers

Homology

Gene Ontology Provided by GOA

Process Evidence Code Pubs
involved_in fatty acid biosynthetic process IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in lipid metabolic process IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
Component Evidence Code Pubs
located_in integral component of membrane IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 

General protein information

Preferred Names
fatty acid desaturase 6
Names
fatty acid desaturase domain family, member 6
NP_835229.3
XP_005257281.2
XP_016879947.1

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.

mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. NM_178128.6NP_835229.3  fatty acid desaturase 6

    Status: VALIDATED

    Source sequence(s)
    AC087651, AY203929, BC117230
    Consensus CDS
    CCDS54163.2
    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    Q8N9I5
    UniProtKB/TrEMBL
    A0A087WYB9
    Related
    ENSP00000481684.1, ENST00000612771.5
    Conserved Domains (2) summary
    pfam00487
    Location:100338
    FA_desaturase; Fatty acid desaturase
    cl00615
    Location:113331
    Membrane-FADS-like; The membrane fatty acid desaturase (Membrane_FADS)-like CD includes membrane FADSs, alkane hydroxylases, beta carotene ketolases (CrtW-like), hydroxylases (CrtR-like), and other related proteins. They are present in all groups of organisms with the ...

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_000017.11 Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

    Range
    74877302..74893803 complement
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mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. XM_005257224.5XP_005257281.2  fatty acid desaturase 6 isoform X1

    Conserved Domains (2) summary
    pfam00487
    Location:100338
    FA_desaturase; Fatty acid desaturase
    cl00615
    Location:113331
    Membrane-FADS-like; The membrane fatty acid desaturase (Membrane_FADS)-like CD includes membrane FADSs, alkane hydroxylases, beta carotene ketolases (CrtW-like), hydroxylases (CrtR-like), and other related proteins. They are present in all groups of organisms with the ...
  2. XM_017024458.2XP_016879947.1  fatty acid desaturase 6 isoform X2

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