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Aliases for ATF6B Gene

Aliases for ATF6B Gene

  • Activating Transcription Factor 6 Beta 2 3 4
  • CREBL1 3 4 6
  • CAMP Response Element-Binding Protein-Related Protein 3 4
  • CAMP Responsive Element Binding Protein-Like 1 2 3
  • CAMP-Dependent Transcription Factor ATF-6 Beta 3 4
  • CAMP-Responsive Element-Binding Protein-Like 1 3 4
  • Protein G13 3 4
  • CREB-RP 3 4
  • G13 3 4
  • Cyclic AMP-Dependent Transcription Factor ATF-6 Beta 3
  • Creb-Related Protein 3
  • ATF6-Beta 4

External Ids for ATF6B Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for ATF6B Gene

  • CREBL1

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ATF6B Gene

  • GC06M032194
  • GC06M031840

Summaries for ATF6B Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for ATF6B Gene

  • The protein encoded by this gene is a transcription factor in the unfolded protein response (UPR) pathway during ER stress. Either as a homodimer or as a heterodimer with ATF6-alpha, the encoded protein binds to the ER stress response element, interacting with nuclear transcription factor Y to activate UPR target genes. The protein is normally found in the membrane of the endoplasmic reticulum; however, under ER stress, the N-terminal cytoplasmic domain is cleaved from the rest of the protein and translocates to the nucleus. Two transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Oct 2008]

GeneCards Summary for ATF6B Gene

ATF6B (Activating Transcription Factor 6 Beta) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are PI3K-Akt signaling pathway and Amphetamine addiction. GO annotations related to this gene include sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity and sequence-specific DNA binding. An important paralog of this gene is ATF6.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ATF6B Gene

  • Transcriptional factor that acts in the unfolded protein response (UPR) pathway by activating UPR target genes induced during ER stress. Binds DNA on the 5-CCAC[GA]-3 half of the ER stress response element (ERSE) (5-CCAATN(9)CCAC[GA]-3) when NF-Y is bound to ERSE

Gene Wiki entry for ATF6B Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for ATF6B Gene

Genomics for ATF6B Gene

Regulatory Elements for ATF6B Gene

Genomic Location for ATF6B Gene

Start:
32,098,176 bp from pter
End:
32,128,253 bp from pter
Size:
30,078 bases
Orientation:
Minus strand

Genomic View for ATF6B Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for ATF6B Gene
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Proteins for ATF6B Gene

  • Protein details for ATF6B Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Q99941-ATF6B_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Cyclic AMP-dependent transcription factor ATF-6 beta
    Protein Accession:
    Q99941
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B0UYX6
    • Q13269
    • Q14343
    • Q14345
    • Q5SSW7
    • Q99635
    • Q99637
    • Q9H3V9
    • Q9H3W1
    • Q9NPL0

    Protein attributes for ATF6B Gene

    Size:
    703 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    76709 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Homodimer and heterodimer with ATF6-alpha. The dimer interacts with the nuclear transcription factor Y (NF-Y) trimer through direct binding to NF-Y subunit C (NF-YC)
    SequenceCaution:
    • Sequence=AAC50888.1; Type=Frameshift; Positions=600; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=AAG14898.1; Type=Frameshift; Positions=600; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for ATF6B Gene

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

neXtProt entry for ATF6B Gene

Proteomics data for ATF6B Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for ATF6B Gene

  • During unfolded protein response an approximative 60 kDa fragment containing the cytoplasmic transcription factor domain is released by proteolysis. The cleavage is probably performed sequentially by site-1 and site-2 proteases
  • N-glycosylated
  • Ubiquitination at Lys305
  • Glycosylation at Asn476, Asn505, Asn610, Asn627, and Asn676
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for ATF6B Gene

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for ATF6B Gene

Domains for ATF6B Gene

Gene Families for ATF6B Gene

HGNC:
  • bZIP :basic leucine zipper proteins

Protein Domains for ATF6B Gene

InterPro:
Blocks:
ProtoNet:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q99941

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

ATF6B_HUMAN :
  • Q99941
Domain:
  • The basic domain functions as a nuclear localization signal
  • The basic leucine-zipper domain is sufficient for association with the NF-Y trimer and binding to ERSE
  • Contains 1 bZIP (basic-leucine zipper) domain.
Family:
  • Belongs to the bZIP family. ATF subfamily.
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Function for ATF6B Gene

Molecular function for ATF6B Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: Transcriptional factor that acts in the unfolded protein response (UPR) pathway by activating UPR target genes induced during ER stress. Binds DNA on the 5-CCAC[GA]-3 half of the ER stress response element (ERSE) (5-CCAATN(9)CCAC[GA]-3) when NF-Y is bound to ERSE

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for ATF6B Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003700 sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity IDA 11256944
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 12445808
GO:0035497 cAMP response element binding IEA --
GO:0043565 sequence-specific DNA binding IEA --
GO:0044212 transcription regulatory region DNA binding IDA 11256944
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Phenotypes for ATF6B Gene

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miRNA for ATF6B Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target ATF6B

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for ATF6B Gene

Localization for ATF6B Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ATF6B Gene

Endoplasmic reticulum membrane; Single-pass type II membrane protein.
Processed cyclic AMP-dependent transcription factor ATF-6 beta: Nucleus. Note=Under ER stress the cleaved N-terminal cytoplasmic domain translocates into the nucleus.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for ATF6B Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for ATF6B gene
Compartment Confidence
endoplasmic reticulum 5
nucleus 5

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for ATF6B Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005622 intracellular IDA 8870652
GO:0005634 nucleus TAS 22013210
GO:0005783 endoplasmic reticulum --
GO:0005789 endoplasmic reticulum membrane IDA 11256944
GO:0005794 Golgi apparatus TAS 22013210
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Pathways for ATF6B Gene

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Pathways by source for ATF6B Gene

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Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for ATF6B Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006351 transcription, DNA-templated IEA --
GO:0006355 regulation of transcription, DNA-templated --
GO:0006986 response to unfolded protein --
GO:0007165 signal transduction TAS 8586413
GO:0036500 ATF6-mediated unfolded protein response TAS 22013210
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Compounds for ATF6B Gene

(1) Novoseek inferred chemical compound relationships for ATF6B Gene

Compound -log(P) Hits PubMed IDs
leucine 55.5 3
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Transcripts for ATF6B Gene

Unigene Clusters for ATF6B Gene

Activating transcription factor 6 beta:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for ATF6B Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for ATF6B Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ATF6B
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
ATF6B

Expression for ATF6B Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for ATF6B Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for ATF6B Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for ATF6B Gene Hs.42853

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for ATF6B Gene

Q99941-ATF6B_HUMAN
Tissue specificity: Ubiquitous
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No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues for ATF6B Gene

Orthologs for ATF6B Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for ATF6B Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia ATF6B 35
  • 98.86 (n)
  • 98.72 (a)
ATF6B 36
  • 99 (a)
OneToOne
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia ATF6B 35
  • 88.63 (n)
  • 87.5 (a)
ATF6B 36
  • 86 (a)
OneToOne
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia ATF6B 35
  • 87.78 (n)
  • 89.15 (a)
ATF6B 36
  • 91 (a)
OneToOne
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Atf6b 35
  • 86.03 (n)
  • 88.13 (a)
Atf6b 16
Atf6b 36
  • 88 (a)
OneToOne
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia ATF6B 36
  • 72 (a)
OneToOne
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 60 (a)
OneToMany
-- 36
  • 69 (a)
OneToMany
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Atf6b 35
  • 85.98 (n)
  • 87.27 (a)
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia ATF6B 36
  • 43 (a)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia atf6b 35
  • 52.93 (n)
  • 52.73 (a)
Str.19591 35
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii atf6b 35
  • 55.51 (n)
  • 48.39 (a)
ATF6B 36
  • 36 (a)
OneToOne
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta Atf6 36
  • 18 (a)
OneToMany
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 24 (a)
OneToMany
Species with no ortholog for ATF6B:
  • 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)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • K. lactis yeast (Kluyveromyces lactis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for ATF6B Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for ATF6B (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for ATF6B (if available)

Paralogs for ATF6B Gene

Paralogs for ATF6B Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for ATF6B Gene using alignment to 4 proteins:

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Variants for ATF6B Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for ATF6B Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 06 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs8111 -- 32,115,398(-) GGTGG(A/G)ACAAG utr-variant-3-prime
rs8283 -- 32,115,523(-) AGTCC(C/T)GGCTT utr-variant-3-prime
rs169495 -- 32,125,070(-) tgggc(A/G)gatca intron-variant
rs204888 -- 32,121,365(-) TGCCT(A/C)ATCCT intron-variant
rs204889 -- 32,118,315(-) tcgcc(C/T)ggccT intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for ATF6B Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv1928e1 CNV Complex 17122850
nsv428141 CNV Gain+Loss 18775914
dgv1929e1 CNV Complex 17122850
nsv830629 CNV Loss 17160897
nsv884701 CNV Gain 21882294
nsv884702 CNV Loss 21882294

Relevant External Links for ATF6B Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
ATF6B

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ATF6B Gene

Disorders for ATF6B Gene

Relevant External Links for ATF6B

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
ATF6B
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
ATF6B
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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ATF6B Gene

Publications for ATF6B Gene

  1. Identification of the G13 (cAMP-response-element-binding protein- related protein) gene product related to activating transcription factor 6 as a transcriptional activator of the mammalian unfolded protein response. (PMID: 11256944) Haze K. … Mori K. (Biochem. J. 2001) 2 3 4 23
  2. A novel Creb family gene telomeric of HLA-DRA in the HLA complex. (PMID: 8586413) Min J. … Chaplin D.D. (Genomics 1995) 3 4 23
  3. The gene G13 in the class III region of the human MHC encodes a potential DNA-binding protein. (PMID: 8870652) Khanna A. … Campbell R.D. (Biochem. J. 1996) 3 4 23
  4. Alternate promoters and alternate splicing of human tenascin-X, a gene with 5' and 3' ends buried in other genes. (PMID: 8923003) Speek M. … Miller W.L. (Hum. Mol. Genet. 1996) 3 4 23
  5. Opposing roles for ATF6alpha and ATF6beta in endoplasmic reticulum stress response gene induction. (PMID: 14973138) Thuerauf D.J. … Glembotski C.C. (J. Biol. Chem. 2004) 2 3 23

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