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NANOG Nanog homeobox [ Homo sapiens (human) ]

Gene ID: 79923, updated on 21-Jan-2020

Summary

Official Symbol
NANOGprovided by HGNC
Official Full Name
Nanog homeoboxprovided by HGNC
Primary source
HGNC:HGNC:20857
See related
Ensembl:ENSG00000111704 MIM:607937
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
Summary
The protein encoded by this gene is a DNA binding homeobox transcription factor involved in embryonic stem (ES) cell proliferation, renewal, and pluripotency. The encoded protein can block ES cell differentiation and can also autorepress its own expression in differentiating cells. Two transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2015]
Expression
Low expression observed in reference dataset See more
Orthologs

Genomic context

See NANOG in Genome Data Viewer
Location:
12p13.31
Exon count:
4
Annotation release Status Assembly Chr Location
109.20191205 current GRCh38.p13 (GCF_000001405.39) 12 NC_000012.12 (7789402..7799146)
105 previous assembly GRCh37.p13 (GCF_000001405.25) 12 NC_000012.11 (7941995..7948655)

Chromosome 12 - NC_000012.12Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene C-type lectin domain family 4 member C Neighboring gene NANOG neighbor homeobox Neighboring gene NANOG 5' regulatory region Neighboring gene solute carrier family 2 member 14 Neighboring gene ribosomal protein S20 pseudogene 29 Neighboring gene myosin light chain 9 pseudogene

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?

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
cell differentiation IEP
Inferred from Expression Pattern
more info
PubMed 
cytokine-mediated signaling pathway TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
endodermal cell fate specification IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
negative regulation of nucleic acid-templated transcription IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
positive regulation of stem cell proliferation IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
positive regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
regulation of cell differentiation IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
regulation of gene expression IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
regulation of transcription, DNA-templated IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
somatic stem cell population maintenance IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
somatic stem cell population maintenance TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
stem cell population maintenance IEP
Inferred from Expression Pattern
more info
PubMed 
stem cell population maintenance ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
Component Evidence Code Pubs
nuclear chromatin ISA
Inferred from Sequence Alignment
more info
 
nucleolus IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
nucleoplasm TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
nucleus IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
nucleus IC
Inferred by Curator
more info
PubMed 
nucleus IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 

General protein information

Preferred Names
homeobox protein NANOG
Names
homeobox transcription factor Nanog
homeobox transcription factor Nanog-delta 48

NCBI Reference Sequences (RefSeq)

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_001297698.2NP_001284627.1  homeobox protein NANOG isoform 2

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_001284627.1

    Status: REVIEWED

    Description
    Transcript Variant: This variant (2) uses an alternate in-frame splice site in the 3' coding region compared to variant 1. The encoded isoform (2) is shorter than isoform 1.
    Source sequence(s)
    AC006517, AI656990, AY578089, DC425336
    Consensus CDS
    CCDS73436.1
    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    Q9H9S0
    Related
    ENSP00000435288.1, ENST00000526286.1
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    smart00389
    Location:95151
    HOX; Homeodomain
  2. NM_024865.4NP_079141.2  homeobox protein NANOG isoform 1

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_079141.2

    Status: REVIEWED

    Description
    Transcript Variant: This variant (1) represents the longer transcript and encodes the longer isoform (1).
    Source sequence(s)
    AC006517, AI656990, AK290896, DC425336
    Consensus CDS
    CCDS31736.1
    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    Q9H9S0
    UniProtKB/TrEMBL
    A8K4D1
    Related
    ENSP00000229307.4, ENST00000229307.9
    Conserved Domains (2) summary
    smart00389
    Location:95151
    HOX; Homeodomain
    COG5576
    Location:74191
    COG5576; Homeodomain-containing transcription factor [Transcription]

RefSeqs of Annotated Genomes: Homo sapiens Updated Annotation Release 109.20191205

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

Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

Genomic

  1. NC_000012.12 Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

    Range
    7789402..7799146
    Download
    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)
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