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Aliases for AKR1B15 Gene

Aliases for AKR1B15 Gene

  • Aldo-Keto Reductase Family 1, Member B15 2 3
  • Estradiol 17-Beta-Dehydrogenase AKR1B15 4
  • EC 1.1.1.62 4
  • EC 1.1.1.- 4

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for AKR1B15 Gene

  • GC07P133902
  • GC07P134233
  • GC07P128535

Summaries for AKR1B15 Gene

GeneCards Summary for AKR1B15 Gene

AKR1B15 (Aldo-Keto Reductase Family 1, Member B15) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Signaling by GPCR and Disease. GO annotations related to this gene include oxidoreductase activity. An important paralog of this gene is AKR1B1.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for AKR1B15 Gene

  • Isoform 1: Mainly acts as a reductive enzyme that catalyzes the reduction of androgens and estrogens with high positional selectivity (shows 17-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase activity) as well as 3-keto-acyl-CoAs. Has a strong selectivity towards NADP(H) (PubMed:25577493).

  • Isoform 2: No oxidoreductase activity observed with the tested substrates.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for AKR1B15 Gene

Genomics for AKR1B15 Gene

Genomic Location for AKR1B15 Gene

Start:
134,549,097 bp from pter
End:
134,579,875 bp from pter
Size:
30,779 bases
Orientation:
Plus strand

Genomic View for AKR1B15 Gene

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Genomic Location for AKR1B15 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for AKR1B15 Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for AKR1B15 Gene

Proteins for AKR1B15 Gene

  • Protein details for AKR1B15 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    C9JRZ8-AK1BF_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Aldo-keto reductase family 1 member B15
    Protein Accession:
    C9JRZ8
    Secondary Accessions:
    • C9J3V2

    Protein attributes for AKR1B15 Gene

    Size:
    316 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    36537 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Alternative splice isoforms for AKR1B15 Gene

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

neXtProt entry for AKR1B15 Gene

Proteomics data for AKR1B15 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for AKR1B15 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for AKR1B15 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for AKR1B15 Gene

Domains for AKR1B15 Gene

Gene Families for AKR1B15 Gene

HGNC:
  • AKR :Aldo-keto reductases

Protein Domains for AKR1B15 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for AKR1B15 Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

C9JRZ8

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

AK1BF_HUMAN :
  • C9JRZ8
Family:
  • Belongs to the aldo/keto reductase family.
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Function for AKR1B15 Gene

Molecular function for AKR1B15 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot BiophysicochemicalProperties: Kinetic parameters: KM=2.8 uM for androsterone (tested with isoform 1 in the reductive reaction) {ECO:0000269 PubMed:25577493}; KM=1.9 uM for delta-4-androstenedione (tested with isoform 1 in the reductive reaction) {ECO:0000269 PubMed:25577493}; KM=2.5 uM for estrone (tested with isoform 1 in the reductive reaction) {ECO:0000269 PubMed:25577493}; KM=63.4 uM for acetoacetyl-CoA (tested with isoform 1 in the reductive reaction) {ECO:0000269 PubMed:25577493}; KM=19.2 uM for 3-alpha,17-beta-androstandiol (tested with isoform 1 in the oxidative reaction) {ECO:0000269 PubMed:25577493}; KM=7.1 uM for testosterone (tested with isoform 1 in the oxidative reaction) {ECO:0000269 PubMed:25577493}; KM=9.1 uM for 17-beta-estradiol (tested with isoform 1 in the oxidative reaction) {ECO:0000269 PubMed:25577493}; Note=kcat is 1.7 min(-1) using isoform 1 for the reduction of androsterone. kcat is 1.1 min(-1) using isoform 1 for the reduction of delta-4-androstenedione. kcat is 1.0 min(-1) using isoform 1 for the reduction of estrone. kcat is 0.5 min(-1) using isoform 1 for the reduction of acetoacetyl-CoA. kcat is 3.0 min(-1) using isoform 1 for the oxidation of 3-alpha,17- beta-androstandiol. kcat is 0.6 min(-1) using isoform 1 for the oxidation of testosterone. kcat is 0.5 min(-1) using isoform 1 for the oxidation of 17-beta-estradiol. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:25577493};
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity: 17-beta-estradiol + NAD(P)(+) = estrone + NAD(P)H.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: Isoform 1: Mainly acts as a reductive enzyme that catalyzes the reduction of androgens and estrogens with high positional selectivity (shows 17-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase activity) as well as 3-keto-acyl-CoAs. Has a strong selectivity towards NADP(H) (PubMed:25577493).
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: Isoform 2: No oxidoreductase activity observed with the tested substrates.

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for AKR1B15 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for AKR1B15 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0004303 estradiol 17-beta-dehydrogenase activity IEA --
GO:0016491 oxidoreductase activity --
GO:0016616 oxidoreductase activity, acting on the CH-OH group of donors, NAD or NADP as acceptor IDA 25577493
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Localization for AKR1B15 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for AKR1B15 Gene

Isoform 1: Mitochondrion.
Isoform 2: Cytoplasm, cytosol.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for AKR1B15 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for AKR1B15 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 3
nucleus 2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for AKR1B15 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005739 mitochondrion IEA --
GO:0005829 cytosol IEA --
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Pathways for AKR1B15 Gene

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Interacting Proteins for AKR1B15 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for AKR1B15 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0055114 oxidation-reduction process IEA --
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Transcripts for AKR1B15 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for AKR1B15 Gene

Unigene Clusters for AKR1B15 Gene

Aldo-keto reductase family 1, member B15:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for AKR1B15 Gene

No ASD Table

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GeneLoc Exon Structure for
AKR1B15
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
AKR1B15

Expression for AKR1B15 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for AKR1B15 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for AKR1B15 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Muscle - Skeletal (13.1), Stomach (8.9), Esophagus - Mucosa (6.4), and Vagina (4.7).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for AKR1B15 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for AKR1B15 Gene Hs.729418

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for AKR1B15 Gene

C9JRZ8-AK1BF_HUMAN
Tissue specificity: Widely expressed. Expressed at highest levels in steroid-sensitive tissues, such as placenta, testis and adipose tissue.
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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery for AKR1B15 Gene

Orthologs for AKR1B15 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for AKR1B15 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia AKR1B15 36
  • 99 (a)
OneToOne
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 73 (a)
OneToMany
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Akr1b10 36
  • 76 (a)
ManyToMany
Akr1b7 36
  • 72 (a)
ManyToMany
Akr1b8 36
  • 75 (a)
ManyToMany
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii si:dkey-180p18.9 36
  • 60 (a)
ManyToMany
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG6084 36
  • 49 (a)
OneToMany
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 46 (a)
OneToMany
Species with no ortholog for AKR1B15:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • African malaria mosquito (Anopheles gambiae)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • chicken (Gallus gallus)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • dog (Canis familiaris)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • K. lactis yeast (Kluyveromyces lactis)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • soybean (Glycine max)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • thale cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for AKR1B15 Gene

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Gene Tree for AKR1B15 (if available)
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Paralogs for AKR1B15 Gene

Paralogs for AKR1B15 Gene

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Variants for AKR1B15 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for AKR1B15 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 07 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs697537 -- 134,571,319(+) AGGAT(A/G)TAGGT intron-variant
rs706158 -- 134,575,844(-) TCCTG(C/T)GTGAG synonymous-codon, reference
rs706201 -- 134,566,289(-) TACAC(A/G)GGATC intron-variant
rs706202 -- 134,565,952(+) TCACC(A/G)TGTGG intron-variant
rs706203 -- 134,560,824(+) gaaca(C/G)aaaac intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for AKR1B15 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv889222 CNV Gain 21882294
esv2669756 CNV Deletion 23128226
dgv430n21 CNV Loss 19592680
esv2735180 CNV Deletion 23290073
dgv1240e199 CNV Deletion 23128226
esv26694 CNV Loss 19812545
esv27674 CNV Gain 19812545

Relevant External Links for AKR1B15 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
AKR1B15

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for AKR1B15 Gene

Disorders for AKR1B15 Gene

Relevant External Links for AKR1B15

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
AKR1B15
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
AKR1B15
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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for AKR1B15 Gene

Publications for AKR1B15 Gene

  1. Joint influence of small-effect genetic variants on human longevity. (PMID: 20834067) Yashin A.I. … Ukraintseva S.V. (Aging (Albany NY) 2010) 3 48
  2. Genetic variants in nuclear-encoded mitochondrial genes influence AIDS progression. (PMID: 20877624) Hendrickson S.L. … O'Brien S.J. (PLoS ONE 2010) 3 48
  3. Functional expression of novel human and murine AKR1B genes. (PMID: 21276782) Salabei J.K. … Barski O.A. (Chem. Biol. Interact. 2011) 3 4
  4. Aldo-keto reductase 1B15 (AKR1B15): a mitochondrial human aldo-keto reductase with activity towards steroids and 3-keto-acyl-coa conjugates. (PMID: 25577493) Weber S. … Barski O.A. (J. Biol. Chem. 2015) 3 4
  5. A genome-wide association study for blood lipid phenotypes in the Framingham Heart Study. (PMID: 17903299) Kathiresan S. … Cupples L.A. (BMC Med. Genet. 2007) 48

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