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Aliases for ASPRV1 Gene

Aliases for ASPRV1 Gene

  • Aspartic Peptidase, Retroviral-Like 1 2 3
  • Skin-Specific Retroviral-Like Aspartic Protease 3 4
  • TPA-Inducible Aspartic Proteinase-Like Protein 3 4
  • Skin Aspartic Protease 3 4
  • SASPase 3 4
  • Taps 3 4
  • SASP 3 4
  • Skin ASpartic Protease 2
  • EC 3.4.23.- 4
  • MUNO 3

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ASPRV1 Gene

  • GC02M070041
  • GC02M070187
  • GC02M069923

Summaries for ASPRV1 Gene

GeneCards Summary for ASPRV1 Gene

ASPRV1 (Aspartic Peptidase, Retroviral-Like 1) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include aspartic-type endopeptidase activity.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for ASPRV1 Gene

Genomics for ASPRV1 Gene

Regulatory Elements for ASPRV1 Gene

Genomic Location for ASPRV1 Gene

69,960,089 bp from pter
69,962,265 bp from pter
2,177 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for ASPRV1 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for ASPRV1 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for ASPRV1 Gene

Proteins for ASPRV1 Gene

  • Protein details for ASPRV1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Retroviral-like aspartic protease 1
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q8N5P2
    • Q96LT3
    • Q96N43

    Protein attributes for ASPRV1 Gene

    343 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    36991 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Homodimer.
    • Sequence=BAB71587.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for ASPRV1 Gene

Proteomics data for ASPRV1 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for ASPRV1 Gene

  • Undergoes autocleavage which is necessary for activation of the protein.
  • Glycosylation at Asn 276
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for ASPRV1 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for ASPRV1 Gene

Domains & Families for ASPRV1 Gene

Protein Domains for ASPRV1 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for ASPRV1 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 peptidase A2 domain.
  • Contains 1 peptidase A2 domain.
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No data available for Gene Families for ASPRV1 Gene

Function for ASPRV1 Gene

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for ASPRV1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for ASPRV1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0004190 aspartic-type endopeptidase activity IDA 16098038
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Phenotypes for ASPRV1 Gene

MGI mutant phenotypes for ASPRV1:
inferred from 1 alleles
GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for ASPRV1:
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with ASPRV1: view

Animal Models for ASPRV1 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for ASPRV1:

Animal Model Products

miRNA for ASPRV1 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target ASPRV1

miRNA Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for ASPRV1

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No data available for Molecular function , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for ASPRV1 Gene

Localization for ASPRV1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ASPRV1 Gene

Membrane; Single-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for ASPRV1 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for ASPRV1 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 2
endoplasmic reticulum 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ASPRV1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane NAS 16098038
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Pathways & Interactions for ASPRV1 Gene

SuperPathways for ASPRV1 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for ASPRV1 Gene

STRING Interaction Network Preview (showing 2 interactants - click image to see details)
Selected Interacting proteins: Q53RT3-APRV1_HUMAN ENSP00000315383 for ASPRV1 Gene via I2D STRING

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ASPRV1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006508 proteolysis --
GO:0016485 protein processing IDA 16098038
GO:0043588 skin development ISS --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with ASPRV1: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for ASPRV1 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for ASPRV1 Gene

(1) Drugs for ASPRV1 Gene - From: ApexBio

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
Pepstatin A Pharma Aspartic proteinases inhibitor 0
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Transcripts for ASPRV1 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for ASPRV1 Gene

(1) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(5) Additional mRNA sequences :
(39) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(1) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for ASPRV1 Gene

Aspartic peptidase, retroviral-like 1:
Representative Sequences:

miRNA Products

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  • Predesigned siRNA for gene silencing in human,mouse,rat for ASPRV1

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for ASPRV1 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for ASPRV1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for ASPRV1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for ASPRV1 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for ASPRV1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Skin - Sun Exposed (Lower leg) (x25.5) and Skin - Not Sun Exposed (Suprapubic) (x16.8).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for ASPRV1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Hair follicle (34.5), Oral epithelium (11.6), and Skin (8.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for ASPRV1 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ASPRV1 Gene Hs.516253

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for ASPRV1 Gene

Tissue specificity: Expressed primarily in the granular layer of the epidermis and inner root sheath of hair follicles. In psoriatic skin, expressed throughout the stratum corneum. In ulcerated skin, expressed in the stratum granulosum of intact epidermis but almost absent from ulcerated regions. Expressed in differentiated areas of squamous cell carcinomas but not in undifferentiated tumors.
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Primer Products

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  • Pre-validated RT² qPCR Primer Assay in human,mouse,rat
  • QuantiFast Probe-based Assays in human,mouse,rat

In Situ Assay Products

No data available for Protein tissue co-expression partners for ASPRV1 Gene

Orthologs for ASPRV1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of mammals.

Orthologs for ASPRV1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia ASPRV1 35
  • 85.77 (n)
  • 83.23 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Asprv1 35
  • 75.05 (n)
  • 74.24 (a)
Asprv1 16
Asprv1 36
  • 71 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ASPRV1 35
  • 99.32 (n)
  • 98.25 (a)
  • 98 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ASPRV1 36
  • 75 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia ASPRV1 36
  • 64 (a)
Species with no ortholog for ASPRV1:
  • 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)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
  • fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster)
  • 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)
  • 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 squirt (Ciona intestinalis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona savignyi)
  • 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)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for ASPRV1 Gene

Gene Tree for ASPRV1 (if available)
Gene Tree for ASPRV1 (if available)

Paralogs for ASPRV1 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for ASPRV1 Gene

Variants for ASPRV1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for ASPRV1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 02 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs2276686 -- 69,959,593(+) TCCCA(A/C)CGCCG downstream-variant-500B
rs3087933 -- 69,960,406(+) ATCAA(C/T)AGCAG utr-variant-3-prime
rs3796097 - 69,961,544(+) CAGAG(C/T)GGGGA reference, missense
rs3821276 -- 69,960,041(+) TGATG(C/T)TGACT downstream-variant-500B
rs12464297 -- 69,960,595(+) ATGCA(A/C)CCCCC utr-variant-3-prime

Variation tolerance for ASPRV1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 64% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 0.95; 19.58% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for ASPRV1 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for ASPRV1 Gene

Disorders for ASPRV1 Gene

Relevant External Links for ASPRV1

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with ASPRV1: view

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for ASPRV1 Gene

Publications for ASPRV1 Gene

  1. Identification and characterization of a novel retroviral-like aspartic protease specifically expressed in human epidermis. (PMID: 16098038) Bernard D. … Schmidt R. (J. Invest. Dermatol. 2005) 2 23 67
  2. What happened to plant caspases? (PMID: 18272922) Bonneau L. … Gallois P. (J. Exp. Bot. 2008) 23 67
  3. A novel aspartic proteinase-like gene expressed in stratified epithelia and squamous cell carcinoma of the skin. (PMID: 16565508) Rhiemeier V. … Angel P. (Am. J. Pathol. 2006) 2 67
  4. The BioPlex Network: A Systematic Exploration of the Human Interactome. (PMID: 26186194) Huttlin E.L. … Gygi S.P. (Cell 2015) 67
  5. Genome-wide association study identifies three novel susceptibility loci for severe Acne vulgaris. (PMID: 24927181) Navarini A.A. … Barker J.N. (Nat Commun 2014) 67

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