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Tubulointerstitial nephritis antigen
Symbols TINAG ; TIN-AG
External IDs OMIM606749 MGI1349477 HomoloGene8082 GeneCards: TINAG Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 27283 26944
Ensembl ENSG00000137251 ENSMUSG00000032357
UniProt Q9UJW2 n/a
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_014464 NM_012033
RefSeq (protein) NP_055279 NP_036163
Location (UCSC) Chr 6:
54.17 – 54.25 Mb
Chr 9:
76.95 – 77.05 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Tubulointerstitial nephritis antigen is a protein that in humans is encoded by the TINAG gene.[1][2]

TINAG is a basement membrane glycoprotein initially identified as a target of antibodies in some forms of immunologically mediated tubulointerstitial nephritis.[supplied by OMIM][2]


  1. ^ Ikeda M, Takemura T, Hino S, Yoshioka K (Mar 2000). "Molecular cloning, expression, and chromosomal localization of a human tubulointerstitial nephritis antigen". Biochem Biophys Res Commun 268 (1): 225–30. doi:10.1006/bbrc.2000.2103. PMID 10652240. 
  2. ^ a b "Entrez Gene: TINAG tubulointerstitial nephritis antigen". 

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