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TNC tenascin C [ Homo sapiens (human) ]

Gene ID: 3371, updated on 6-Sep-2021

Summary

Official Symbol
TNCprovided by HGNC
Official Full Name
tenascin Cprovided by HGNC
Primary source
HGNC:HGNC:5318
See related
Ensembl:ENSG00000041982 MIM:187380
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
GP; JI; TN; HXB; GMEM; TN-C; DFNA56; 150-225
Summary
This gene encodes an extracellular matrix protein with a spatially and temporally restricted tissue distribution. This protein is homohexameric with disulfide-linked subunits, and contains multiple EGF-like and fibronectin type-III domains. It is implicated in guidance of migrating neurons as well as axons during development, synaptic plasticity, and neuronal regeneration. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2011]
Expression
Broad expression in appendix (RPKM 76.9), endometrium (RPKM 19.4) and 15 other tissues See more
Orthologs
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Genomic context

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Location:
9q33.1
Exon count:
31
Annotation release Status Assembly Chr Location
109.20210514 current GRCh38.p13 (GCF_000001405.39) 9 NC_000009.12 (115019575..115118244, complement)
105.20201022 previous assembly GRCh37.p13 (GCF_000001405.25) 9 NC_000009.11 (117781854..117880436, complement)

Chromosome 9 - NC_000009.12Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene pre-mRNA processing factor 4B pseudogene Neighboring gene TNF superfamily member 8 Neighboring gene uncharacterized LOC101928748 Neighboring gene deleted in esophageal cancer 1 Neighboring gene uncharacterized LOC105376233

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
A genome-wide search for loci interacting with known prostate cancer risk-associated genetic variants.
GeneReviews: Not available
Deafness, autosomal dominant 56
MedGen: C3810170 OMIM: 615629 GeneReviews: Not available
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Host-microbe interactions have shaped the genetic architecture of inflammatory bowel disease.
GeneReviews: Not available

HIV-1 interactions

Replication interactions

Interaction Pubs
HIV-1 is inhibited by TNC (tenascin C), MUC1, and LTF (lactoferrin) as shown through neutralization assays in TZM-bl cells PubMed

Protein interactions

Protein Gene Interaction Pubs
Envelope surface glycoprotein gp120 env Preincubation of HIV-1 gp160 and gp120 glycoproteins with soluble CD4 enhances the TNC binding, whereas antibodies against the V3 loop of the Env protein block the TNC binding PubMed
env Tenascin-C (TNC), an extracellular matrix protein isolated from breast milk, has the HIV-1 neutralization activity by binding to HIV-1 gp160 and gp120 glycoproteins PubMed
Envelope surface glycoprotein gp160, precursor env Preincubation of HIV-1 gp160 and gp120 glycoproteins with soluble CD4 enhances the TNC binding, whereas antibodies against the V3 loop of the Env protein block the TNC binding PubMed
env Tenascin-C (TNC), an extracellular matrix protein isolated from breast milk, has the HIV-1 neutralization activity by binding to HIV-1 gp160 and gp120 glycoproteins PubMed
Tat tat Microarray analysis indicates HIV-1 Tat-induced upregulation of tenascin C (TNC) in primary human brain microvascular endothelial cells PubMed

Go to the HIV-1, Human Interaction Database

Pathways from PubChem

Interactions

Products Interactant Other Gene Complex Source Pubs Description

General gene information

Markers

Homology

Clone Names

  • MGC167029

Gene Ontology Provided by GOA

Function Evidence Code Pubs
enables extracellular matrix structural constituent ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
enables extracellular matrix structural constituent RCA
inferred from Reviewed Computational Analysis
more info
PubMed 
enables protein binding IPI
Inferred from Physical Interaction
more info
PubMed 
enables syndecan binding IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
Process Evidence Code Pubs
involved_in bud outgrowth involved in lung branching IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in cell adhesion IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in cellular response to prostaglandin D stimulus IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in cellular response to retinoic acid IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in cellular response to vitamin D IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in mesenchymal-epithelial cell signaling involved in prostate gland development IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in negative regulation of cell adhesion IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in neuromuscular junction development IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in odontogenesis of dentin-containing tooth IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in osteoblast differentiation HDA PubMed 
involved_in peripheral nervous system axon regeneration IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in positive regulation of cell population proliferation IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in positive regulation of gene expression IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in prostate gland epithelium morphogenesis IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in response to ethanol IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in response to fibroblast growth factor IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in response to mechanical stimulus IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in response to wounding IEP
Inferred from Expression Pattern
more info
PubMed 
involved_in wound healing IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 

General protein information

Preferred Names
tenascin
Names
GP 150-225
cytotactin
deafness, autosomal dominant 56
glioma-associated-extracellular matrix antigen
hexabrachion (tenascin)
myotendinous antigen
neuronectin
tenascin-C additional domain 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.

Genomic

  1. NG_029637.1 RefSeqGene

    Range
    5101..103683
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    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)

mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. NM_002160.4NP_002151.2  tenascin precursor

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_002151.2

    Status: REVIEWED

    Source sequence(s)
    AB210038, AI266750, AI964017, AK304015, BP279008, BU860660, BX100095, X78565
    Consensus CDS
    CCDS6811.1
    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    P24821
    UniProtKB/TrEMBL
    B4E1W8, Q4LE33
    Related
    ENSP00000265131.4, ENST00000350763.9
    Conserved Domains (3) summary
    pfam00147
    Location:19802189
    Fibrinogen_C; Fibrinogen beta and gamma chains, C-terminal globular domain
    pfam07974
    Location:468496
    EGF_2; EGF-like domain
    pfam00041
    Location:18881960
    fn3; Fibronectin type III domain

RefSeqs of Annotated Genomes: Homo sapiens Updated Annotation Release 109.20210514

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

Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

Genomic

  1. NC_000009.12 Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

    Range
    115019575..115118244 complement
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    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)

mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. XM_024447530.1XP_024303298.1  tenascin isoform X1

    Conserved Domains (3) summary
    pfam00147
    Location:21632372
    Fibrinogen_C; Fibrinogen beta and gamma chains, C-terminal globular domain
    pfam07974
    Location:468496
    EGF_2; EGF-like domain
    pfam00041
    Location:20712143
    fn3; Fibronectin type III domain
  2. XM_005251975.4XP_005252032.1  tenascin isoform X16

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    P24821
    Related
    ENSP00000443478.1, ENST00000537320.5
    Conserved Domains (4) summary
    cd00063
    Location:624710
    FN3; Fibronectin type 3 domain; One of three types of internal repeats found in the plasma protein fibronectin. Its tenth fibronectin type III repeat contains an RGD cell recognition sequence in a flexible loop between 2 strands. Approximately 2% of all ...
    pfam00041
    Location:12511323
    fn3; Fibronectin type III domain
    pfam00147
    Location:13431552
    Fibrinogen_C; Fibrinogen beta and gamma chains, C-terminal globular domain
    pfam07974
    Location:468496
    EGF_2; EGF-like domain
  3. XM_005251974.4XP_005252031.1  tenascin isoform X14

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    P24821
    Conserved Domains (4) summary
    cd00063
    Location:624710
    FN3; Fibronectin type 3 domain; One of three types of internal repeats found in the plasma protein fibronectin. Its tenth fibronectin type III repeat contains an RGD cell recognition sequence in a flexible loop between 2 strands. Approximately 2% of all ...
    pfam00041
    Location:13421414
    fn3; Fibronectin type III domain
    pfam00147
    Location:14341643
    Fibrinogen_C; Fibrinogen beta and gamma chains, C-terminal globular domain
    pfam07974
    Location:468496
    EGF_2; EGF-like domain
  4. XM_011518629.3XP_011516931.1  tenascin isoform X12

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    P24821
    Conserved Domains (5) summary
    cd00063
    Location:624710
    FN3; Fibronectin type 3 domain; One of three types of internal repeats found in the plasma protein fibronectin. Its tenth fibronectin type III repeat contains an RGD cell recognition sequence in a flexible loop between 2 strands. Approximately 2% of all ...
    pfam00041
    Location:14331505
    fn3; Fibronectin type III domain
    pfam00147
    Location:15251734
    Fibrinogen_C; Fibrinogen beta and gamma chains, C-terminal globular domain
    pfam07974
    Location:468496
    EGF_2; EGF-like domain
    cl19567
    Location:486527
    DSL; Delta serrate ligand
  5. XM_011518626.3XP_011516928.1  tenascin isoform X10

    Related
    ENSP00000438152.2, ENST00000535648.5
    Conserved Domains (4) summary
    cd00063
    Location:624710
    FN3; Fibronectin type 3 domain; One of three types of internal repeats found in the plasma protein fibronectin. Its tenth fibronectin type III repeat contains an RGD cell recognition sequence in a flexible loop between 2 strands. Approximately 2% of all ...
    pfam00041
    Location:16161688
    fn3; Fibronectin type III domain
    pfam00147
    Location:17081917
    Fibrinogen_C; Fibrinogen beta and gamma chains, C-terminal globular domain
    pfam07974
    Location:468496
    EGF_2; EGF-like domain
  6. XM_017014681.2XP_016870170.1  tenascin isoform X7

  7. XM_006717101.4XP_006717164.1  tenascin isoform X15

    Conserved Domains (4) summary
    cd00063
    Location:624710
    FN3; Fibronectin type 3 domain; One of three types of internal repeats found in the plasma protein fibronectin. Its tenth fibronectin type III repeat contains an RGD cell recognition sequence in a flexible loop between 2 strands. Approximately 2% of all ...
    pfam00041
    Location:13421414
    fn3; Fibronectin type III domain
    pfam00147
    Location:14341643
    Fibrinogen_C; Fibrinogen beta and gamma chains, C-terminal globular domain
    pfam07974
    Location:468496
    EGF_2; EGF-like domain
  8. XM_011518628.3XP_011516930.1  tenascin isoform X13

    Conserved Domains (5) summary
    cd00063
    Location:624710
    FN3; Fibronectin type 3 domain; One of three types of internal repeats found in the plasma protein fibronectin. Its tenth fibronectin type III repeat contains an RGD cell recognition sequence in a flexible loop between 2 strands. Approximately 2% of all ...
    pfam00041
    Location:14331505
    fn3; Fibronectin type III domain
    pfam00147
    Location:15251734
    Fibrinogen_C; Fibrinogen beta and gamma chains, C-terminal globular domain
    pfam07974
    Location:468496
    EGF_2; EGF-like domain
    cl19567
    Location:486527
    DSL; Delta serrate ligand
  9. XM_006717098.4XP_006717161.1  tenascin isoform X8

    UniProtKB/TrEMBL
    J3QSU6
    Related
    ENSP00000339553.4, ENST00000341037.8
    Conserved Domains (4) summary
    cd00063
    Location:624710
    FN3; Fibronectin type 3 domain; One of three types of internal repeats found in the plasma protein fibronectin. Its tenth fibronectin type III repeat contains an RGD cell recognition sequence in a flexible loop between 2 strands. Approximately 2% of all ...
    pfam00041
    Location:17061778
    fn3; Fibronectin type III domain
    pfam00147
    Location:17982007
    Fibrinogen_C; Fibrinogen beta and gamma chains, C-terminal globular domain
    pfam07974
    Location:468496
    EGF_2; EGF-like domain
  10. XM_006717097.4XP_006717160.1  tenascin isoform X6

    Conserved Domains (3) summary
    pfam00041
    Location:17971869
    fn3; Fibronectin type III domain
    pfam00147
    Location:18892098
    Fibrinogen_C; Fibrinogen beta and gamma chains, C-terminal globular domain
    pfam07974
    Location:468496
    EGF_2; EGF-like domain
  11. XM_017014679.2XP_016870168.1  tenascin isoform X3

  12. XM_005251973.4XP_005252030.1  tenascin isoform X11

    Conserved Domains (4) summary
    cd00063
    Location:624710
    FN3; Fibronectin type 3 domain; One of three types of internal repeats found in the plasma protein fibronectin. Its tenth fibronectin type III repeat contains an RGD cell recognition sequence in a flexible loop between 2 strands. Approximately 2% of all ...
    pfam00041
    Location:15241596
    fn3; Fibronectin type III domain
    pfam00147
    Location:16161825
    Fibrinogen_C; Fibrinogen beta and gamma chains, C-terminal globular domain
    pfam07974
    Location:468496
    EGF_2; EGF-like domain
  13. XM_011518625.3XP_011516927.1  tenascin isoform X9

    Related
    ENSP00000411406.2, ENST00000423613.6
    Conserved Domains (3) summary
    pfam00041
    Location:17061778
    fn3; Fibronectin type III domain
    pfam00147
    Location:17982007
    Fibrinogen_C; Fibrinogen beta and gamma chains, C-terminal globular domain
    pfam07974
    Location:468496
    EGF_2; EGF-like domain
  14. XM_005251972.4XP_005252029.1  tenascin isoform X5

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    P24821
    Conserved Domains (3) summary
    pfam00041
    Location:17971869
    fn3; Fibronectin type III domain
    pfam00147
    Location:18892098
    Fibrinogen_C; Fibrinogen beta and gamma chains, C-terminal globular domain
    pfam07974
    Location:468496
    EGF_2; EGF-like domain
  15. XM_006717096.4XP_006717159.1  tenascin isoform X2

    Conserved Domains (3) summary
    pfam00041
    Location:19802052
    fn3; Fibronectin type III domain
    pfam00147
    Location:20722281
    Fibrinogen_C; Fibrinogen beta and gamma chains, C-terminal globular domain
    pfam07974
    Location:468496
    EGF_2; EGF-like domain
  16. XM_017014680.2XP_016870169.1  tenascin isoform X4

  17. XM_017014678.2XP_016870167.1  tenascin isoform X1

    Conserved Domains (3) summary
    pfam00147
    Location:21632372
    Fibrinogen_C; Fibrinogen beta and gamma chains, C-terminal globular domain
    pfam07974
    Location:468496
    EGF_2; EGF-like domain
    pfam00041
    Location:20712143
    fn3; Fibronectin type III domain
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