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Transmembrane protein 216
Symbols TMEM216 ; MGC13379
External IDs OMIM613277 HomoloGene9541 GeneCards: TMEM216 Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 51259 68642
Ensembl ENSG00000187049 ENSMUSG00000024667
UniProt Q9P0N5 Q9CQC4
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_001173990 NM_001277860
RefSeq (protein) NP_001167461 NP_001264789
Location (UCSC) Chr 11:
61.16 – 61.17 Mb
Chr 19:
10.53 – 10.56 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Transmembrane protein 216 is a protein in humans that is encoded by the TMEM216 gene.[1]

Clinical significance[edit]

Mutations in this gene may be associated with Meckel syndrome or Joubert syndrome.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Entrez Gene: transmembrane protein 216". 
  2. ^ Wang A (September 2010). "TMEM216 joins its ciliary cousins in ciliopathies". Clin Genet 79 (1): 45–7. doi:10.1111/j.1399-0004.2010.01556_2.x. PMID 21029074. 

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