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Gene Info

Gene Information For:Hs. CTSS, cathepsin S
Sequence ID:NM_001199739
Entrez Gene ID:1520
Ensembl ID:ENSG00000163131

Database Links

UniGeneEntrez GeneOMIMEnsembl GeneHPRDVegaDTPSNPSNP: GeneViewSNP: VarViewAssembliesCancer AberrationsRNAi

Gene Expression Data

  • This gene is found in these cDNA libraries from the following tissue types:
    b-cell, bone marrow, brain, cartilage, cerebellum, cerebrum, cervix, colon, ear, embryonic tissue, endocrine, esophagus, eye, fetus, gastrointestinal tract, heart, kidney, liver, lung, lymph node, lymphoreticular, mammary gland, muscle, nervous, ovary, pancreas, pancreatic islet, placenta, pooled tissue, prostate, retina, salivary gland, skin, soft tissue, spleen, stem cell, stomach, synovium, t-cell, testis, thymus, uncharacterized tissue, uterus, vascular
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Cytogenetic Location (from UniGene)

Cytogenetic Location:1q21Mitelman Breakpoint Data

Chromosomal Position (from UCSC)

Chromosomal Position:1: 150702671 - 150704967

Transcript StartTranscript EndChromosomal Start Chromosomal End

Full-Length MGC Clones for This Gene

IMAGE IdStatusAccession GenBank Def Line
3610589Full LengthBC002642cathepsin S

Protein Similarities Based on Shared Motif Content

Find gene products sharing protein motifs with:  NP_004070  

Protein Infomation

NM_001199739 NP_001186668      
NM_004079 NP_004070 P25774 EC Peptidase_C1

Related Sequences

M86553 AAA35655 P25774 EC
S93414 AAB22005 P25774 EC
M90696 AAC37592 P25774 EC
BC002642 AAH02642 P25774 EC
AK314482 BAG37086 P25774 EC
AK301472 BAG62991 P25774 EC
CR541676 CAG46477 P25774 EC

Homologs (from HomoloGene)
Note: Both orthologs and paralogs are included.
Organism Symbol Protein Homolog Similarity
(% aa unchanged)
Organism Symbol Entrez
Gene Info Protein
H.sapiens CTSS NP_004070 R.norvegicus Ctss 50654   NP_059016 78
M.musculus Ctss 13040 Gene Info NP_067256 76
A.thaliana XBCP3 837517   NP_563855 45

Gene Ontology
Gene classification by the European Bioinformatics Institute, as recorded in GOA (GO Annotation@EBI)