Aliases for ARID5A Gene
External Ids for ARID5A Gene
Members of the ARID protein family, including ARID5A, have diverse functions but all appear to play important roles in development, tissue-specific gene expression, and regulation of cell growth (Patsialou et al., 2005 [PubMed 15640446]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for ARID5A Gene
ARID5A (AT Rich Interactive Domain 5A (MRF1-Like)) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with ARID5A include alcohol dependence. GO annotations related to this gene include chromatin binding and transcription factor binding. An important paralog of this gene is ARID4A.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ARID5A Gene
Binds to AT-rich stretches in the modulator region upstream of the human cytomegalovirus major intermediate early gene enhancer. May act as repressor and down-regulate enhancer-dependent gene expressison.