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Aliases for EIF4B Gene

Aliases for EIF4B Gene

  • Eukaryotic Translation Initiation Factor 4B 2 3
  • EIF-4B 3 4
  • PRO1843 3

External Ids for EIF4B Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for EIF4B Gene

  • GC12P053558
  • GC12P053323
  • GC12P053116
  • GC12P051696
  • GC12P051686
  • GC12P053400
  • GC07P103668

Summaries for EIF4B Gene

GeneCards Summary for EIF4B Gene

EIF4B (Eukaryotic Translation Initiation Factor 4B) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are PI3K-Akt signaling pathway and Signaling by GPCR. GO annotations related to this gene include nucleic acid binding and RNA binding. An important paralog of this gene is EIF4H.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for EIF4B Gene

  • Required for the binding of mRNA to ribosomes. Functions in close association with EIF4-F and EIF4-A. Binds near the 5-terminal cap of mRNA in presence of EIF-4F and ATP. Promotes the ATPase activity and the ATP-dependent RNA unwinding activity of both EIF4-A and EIF4-F

Gene Wiki entry for EIF4B Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for EIF4B Gene

Genomics for EIF4B Gene

Regulatory Elements for EIF4B Gene

Epigenetics Products

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Genomic Location for EIF4B Gene

Chromosome:
12
Start:
53,006,158 bp from pter
End:
53,042,209 bp from pter
Size:
36,052 bases
Orientation:
Plus strand

Genomic View for EIF4B Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for EIF4B Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for EIF4B Gene

Proteins for EIF4B Gene

  • Protein details for EIF4B Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    P23588-IF4B_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Eukaryotic translation initiation factor 4B
    Protein Accession:
    P23588
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B4DS13
    • Q4G0E3
    • Q53HQ2
    • Q6GPH5
    • Q6IB46
    • Q8WYK5

    Protein attributes for EIF4B Gene

    Size:
    611 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    69151 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Self-associates and interacts with EIF3 p170 subunit

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for EIF4B Gene

    Alternative splice isoforms for EIF4B Gene

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

neXtProt entry for EIF4B Gene

Proteomics data for EIF4B Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for EIF4B Gene

  • Phosphorylated at Ser-422 by RPS6KA1 and RPS6KB1; phosphorylation enhances the affinity of EIF4B for the EIF3 complex.
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Antibody Products

  • Cell Signaling Technology (CST) Antibodies for EIF4B (eIF4B)

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for EIF4B Gene

Domains & Families for EIF4B Gene

Gene Families for EIF4B Gene

Protein Domains for EIF4B Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

P23588

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

IF4B_HUMAN :
  • Contains 1 RRM (RNA recognition motif) domain.
Domain:
  • Contains 1 RRM (RNA recognition motif) domain.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with EIF4B: view

Function for EIF4B Gene

Molecular function for EIF4B Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Required for the binding of mRNA to ribosomes. Functions in close association with EIF4-F and EIF4-A. Binds near the 5-terminal cap of mRNA in presence of EIF-4F and ATP. Promotes the ATPase activity and the ATP-dependent RNA unwinding activity of both EIF4-A and EIF4-F

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for EIF4B Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000166 nucleotide binding IEA --
GO:0003676 nucleic acid binding --
GO:0003723 RNA binding TAS 2390971
GO:0003743 translation initiation factor activity IEA --
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 21887822
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with EIF4B: view

Phenotypes for EIF4B Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for EIF4B:
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with EIF4B: view

Animal Model Products

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In Situ Assay Products

Flow Cytometry Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for EIF4B Gene

Localization for EIF4B Gene

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for EIF4B Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for EIF4B gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 4
plasma membrane 2

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for EIF4B Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005829 cytosol TAS --
GO:0016281 eukaryotic translation initiation factor 4F complex TAS 2390971
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with EIF4B: view

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for EIF4B Gene

Pathways & Interactions for EIF4B Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with EIF4B: view

Pathways by source for EIF4B Gene

PCR Array Products

  • Pathway & Disease-focused RT² Profiler PCR Arrays

SIGNOR curated interactions for EIF4B Gene

Is activated by:

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for EIF4B Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000288 nuclear-transcribed mRNA catabolic process, deadenylation-dependent decay TAS --
GO:0000289 nuclear-transcribed mRNA poly(A) tail shortening TAS --
GO:0006412 translation TAS --
GO:0006413 translational initiation TAS --
GO:0006446 regulation of translational initiation TAS 2390971
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with EIF4B: view

Drugs & Compounds for EIF4B Gene

(4) Drugs for EIF4B Gene - From: NovoSeek

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
ATP Pharma Activator 0
Rapamycin Pharma mTOR inhibitor 0
leucine Nutra 93
tyrosine Nutra 547
genes like me logo Genes that share compounds with EIF4B: view

Transcripts for EIF4B Gene

Unigene Clusters for EIF4B Gene

Eukaryotic translation initiation factor 4B:
Representative Sequences:

Inhibitory RNA Products

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for EIF4B Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for EIF4B Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
EIF4B
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
EIF4B

Expression for EIF4B Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for EIF4B Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for EIF4B Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Nasal epithelium (8.6), Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (8.1), Lymph node (7.1), and Bone marrow stromal cell (6.6).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for EIF4B Gene



SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for EIF4B Gene Hs.648394

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Protein tissue co-expression partners for EIF4B Gene

- Elite partner

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In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for EIF4B Gene

Orthologs for EIF4B Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for EIF4B Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia EIF4B 35
  • 92.79 (n)
  • 95.41 (a)
EIF4B 36
  • 96 (a)
OneToOne
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia EIF4B 35
  • 92.8 (n)
  • 96.07 (a)
EIF4B 36
  • 96 (a)
OneToOne
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Eif4b 35
  • 89.96 (n)
  • 94.27 (a)
Eif4b 16
Eif4b 36
  • 94 (a)
OneToOne
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia EIF4B 35
  • 99.78 (n)
  • 99.84 (a)
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Eif4b 35
  • 90.89 (n)
  • 95.74 (a)
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 60 (a)
OneToMany
-- 36
  • 74 (a)
OneToMany
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves EIF4B 35
  • 75.28 (n)
  • 89 (a)
EIF4B 36
  • 82 (a)
OneToOne
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia EIF4B 36
  • 77 (a)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia eif4b 35
  • 68.07 (n)
  • 75 (a)
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Xl.5042 35
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii eif4bb 35
  • 65.2 (n)
  • 68.89 (a)
wufb15c09 35
eif4ba 36
  • 65 (a)
OneToMany
eif4bb 36
  • 57 (a)
OneToMany
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.11972 35
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta eIF-4B 36
  • 30 (a)
OneToOne
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 44 (a)
OneToMany
CSA.9242 36
  • 30 (a)
OneToMany
Species with no ortholog for EIF4B:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • 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 EIF4B Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for EIF4B (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for EIF4B (if available)

Paralogs for EIF4B Gene

Paralogs for EIF4B Gene

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Variants for EIF4B Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for EIF4B Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 12 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs4825 -- 53,040,321(+) ACTCA(A/C)CATCT utr-variant-3-prime
rs8916 -- 53,039,702(+) GCTTC(C/T)GTAAG reference, synonymous-codon
rs11189 -- 53,041,988(-) AAAAC(A/G)GTTTT utr-variant-3-prime
rs880002 -- 53,024,946(+) CCAGC(A/G)CTCCC intron-variant
rs949494 -- 53,031,460(+) TTCTA(A/G)AGATG intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for EIF4B Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv517066 CNV Loss 19592680
dgv207e201 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv2745902 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv2668811 CNV Deletion 23128226
nsv899098 CNV Loss 21882294

Variation tolerance for EIF4B Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 24.23% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 2.97; 49.53% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for EIF4B Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
EIF4B

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for EIF4B Gene

Disorders for EIF4B Gene

Relevant External Links for EIF4B

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
EIF4B
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No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for EIF4B Gene

Publications for EIF4B Gene

  1. Control of cell survival and proliferation by mammalian eukaryotic initiation factor 4B. (PMID: 20086100) Shahbazian D. … Sonenberg N. (Mol. Cell. Biol. 2010) 23 67
  2. Differential inhibition of protein translation machinery by curcumin in normal, immortalized, and malignant oral epithelial cells. (PMID: 20145189) Chakravarti N. … Lotan R. (Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 2010) 23 67
  3. Dengue virus-induced regulation of the host cell translational machinery. (PMID: 19855901) Villas-BA'as C.S. … Montero-LomelA- M. (Braz. J. Med. Biol. Res. 2009) 23 67
  4. AGC kinases regulate phosphorylation and activation of eukaryotic translation initiation factor 4B. (PMID: 18836482) van Gorp A.G. … Coffer P.J. (Oncogene 2009) 23 67
  5. Reprogramming mRNA translation during stress. (PMID: 18356035) Yamasaki S. … Anderson P. (Curr. Opin. Cell Biol. 2008) 23 67

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