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Table 1 Hemicentin nomenclature in model animals

From: Specific structure and unique function define the hemicentin

Animal model Hemicentin nomenclature Gene symbol Exon Location Transcripts (bp)* Translation length (AA) vWA and Ig
  Length (AA) Percentage (%)
C. elegans Hemicentin Fibulin6 Him-4 Him-4 62 Chromosome X: 9,717,568-9,753,706 15723/15792 5175/5198** 4801 92.3624
Danio rerio Hemicentin 1 HMCN1 ZFIN 107 Chromosome 20: 34,182,641-34,317,215 17173/17450 5616/5616** 4458 79.380
Hemicentin 2 HMCN2 95 Chromosome 8: 33,554,295 14739 4913 - -
Xenopus tropicalis Hemicentin 1 HMCN1 106/115 Scaffold GL172705.1: 1,652,334-1,775,760 15279/16818 5092**/5605 4359 85.6049
Hemicentin 2 HMCN2 98 Scaffold GL172827.1: 1,836,154-1,900,680 14919 4972 3873 77.8962
Mus musculus Hemicentin 1 Fibulin6 HMCN1 107 Chromosome 1: 152,410,657-152,840,181 16905/16554 5634**/5517 4473 79.393
Hemicentin 2 Fibulin8 HMCN2 98 Chromosome 2: 31,169,935-31,316,258 15646 5100 4389 86.0588
Homo sapiens Hemicentin1 Fibulin6 HMCN1 107/106 Chromosome 1: 185,703,683-186,160,081 18208/17861 5635**/5518 4479 79.4854
  Hemicentin2 Fibulin8 HMCN2 92 Chromosome 9: 133,028,269-133,309,510 16098 5366 - -
  1. Notes: * If the gene has more than two transcripts, the two largest are listed.
  2. ** Calculation on number of amino acids between the vWA domain and the last Ig module is based on this translation length.