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Table 4 Unified nomenclature and synonyms for mammalian H1 variants

From: A unified phylogeny-based nomenclature for histone variants

Histone Gene Cluster 1
Human Other Mammals  
Gene symbol Albig and Doenecke[83] Ohe and Iwai[93] mouse gene symbol Parsegian and Hamkalo[94] Seyedin and Kistler, Lennox and Cohen[77, 78] New unified
HIST1H1A H1.1   Hist1h1a H1a H1a H1.1
HIST1H1B H1.5 H1a Hist1h1b H1s-3 H1b H1.5
HIST1H1C H1.2 H1d Hist1h1c H1s-1 H1c H1.2
HIST1H1D H1.3 H1c Hist1h1d H1s-2 H1d H1.3
HIST1H1E H1.4 H1b Hist1h1e H1s-4 H1e H1.4
HIST1H1T H1t   Hist1h1t   H1t (TS) H1.6
Orphan Genes
Human   Mouse New unified
gene symbol alias full name gene symbol alias
H1F0 H1.0, H1° H1 histone family, member 0 H1f0 H1(0) H1.0
H1FNT H1T2 H1 histone family, member N, testis-specific H1fnt H1t2 (TS) H1.7
H1FOO H1oo H1 histone family, member O, oocyte-specific H1foo H1oo (OO) H1.8
HILS1   Histone H1-like protein in spermatids 1 Hils1 TISP64 (TS) H1.9
H1FX H1x H1 histone family, member X H1fx H1X H1.10