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Aliases for EIF4E1B Gene

Aliases for EIF4E1B Gene

  • Eukaryotic Translation Initiation Factor 4E Family Member 1B 2 3 5

External Ids for EIF4E1B Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for EIF4E1B Gene

  • GC05P176004
  • GC05P176057
  • GC05P170981

Summaries for EIF4E1B Gene

GeneCards Summary for EIF4E1B Gene

EIF4E1B (Eukaryotic Translation Initiation Factor 4E Family Member 1B) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are RNA transport and Prostate Cancer. GO annotations related to this gene include RNA binding and translation initiation factor activity. An important paralog of this gene is EIF4E2.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for EIF4E1B Gene

  • Recognizes and binds the 7-methylguanosine-containing mRNA cap during an early step in the initiation of protein synthesis and facilitates ribosome binding by inducing the unwinding of the mRNAs secondary structure.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for EIF4E1B Gene

Genomics for EIF4E1B Gene

Regulatory Elements for EIF4E1B Gene

Genomic Location for EIF4E1B Gene

176,630,640 bp from pter
176,646,641 bp from pter
16,002 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for EIF4E1B Gene

Genes around EIF4E1B on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
EIF4E1B Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for EIF4E1B Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for EIF4E1B Gene

Proteins for EIF4E1B Gene

  • Protein details for EIF4E1B Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Eukaryotic translation initiation factor 4E type 1B
    Protein Accession:

    Protein attributes for EIF4E1B Gene

    242 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    27596 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • eIF4F is a multi-subunit complex, the composition of which varies with external and internal environmental conditions. It is composed of at least EIF4A, EIF4E AND EIF4G (By similarity).

neXtProt entry for EIF4E1B Gene

Proteomics data for EIF4E1B Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for EIF4E1B Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for EIF4E1B Gene

Antibody Products

  • Santa Cruz Biotechnology (SCBT) Antibodies for EIF4E1B

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for EIF4E1B Gene

Domains & Families for EIF4E1B Gene

Protein Domains for EIF4E1B Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for EIF4E1B Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the eukaryotic initiation factor 4E family.
  • Belongs to the eukaryotic initiation factor 4E family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with EIF4E1B: view

No data available for Gene Families for EIF4E1B Gene

Function for EIF4E1B Gene

Molecular function for EIF4E1B Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Recognizes and binds the 7-methylguanosine-containing mRNA cap during an early step in the initiation of protein synthesis and facilitates ribosome binding by inducing the unwinding of the mRNAs secondary structure.

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Phenotypes , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for EIF4E1B Gene

Localization for EIF4E1B Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for EIF4E1B Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for EIF4E1B gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 3

No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for EIF4E1B Gene

Pathways & Interactions for EIF4E1B Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with EIF4E1B: view

Pathways by source for EIF4E1B Gene

Interacting Proteins for EIF4E1B Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for EIF4E1B Gene


No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for EIF4E1B Gene

Drugs & Compounds for EIF4E1B Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for EIF4E1B Gene

mRNA/cDNA for EIF4E1B Gene

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

Unigene Clusters for EIF4E1B Gene

Eukaryotic translation initiation factor 4E family member 1B:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for EIF4E1B Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for EIF4E1B Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for EIF4E1B Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for EIF4E1B Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for EIF4E1B Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Cortex (x10.2), Brain - Frontal Cortex (BA9) (x9.7), Brain - Anterior cingulate cortex (BA24) (x6.4), Brain - Cerebellar Hemisphere (x4.7), and Brain - Cerebellum (x4.5).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for EIF4E1B Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Urine (69.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for EIF4E1B Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for EIF4E1B Gene Hs.448362

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with EIF4E1B: view

Protein tissue co-expression partners for EIF4E1B Gene

- Elite partner

Primer Products

In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for EIF4E1B Gene

Orthologs for EIF4E1B Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for EIF4E1B Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia EIF4E1B 35
  • 88.71 (n)
  • 88.36 (a)
EIF4E1B 36
  • 78 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia EIF4E1B 35
  • 82.7 (n)
  • 82.7 (a)
EIF4E1B 36
  • 84 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Eif4e1b 35
  • 80.79 (n)
  • 76.35 (a)
Eif4e1b 16
Eif4e1b 36
  • 68 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia EIF4E1B 35
  • 98.76 (n)
  • 97.93 (a)
EIF4E1B 36
  • 96 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Eif4e1b 35
  • 82.52 (n)
  • 80.39 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 74 (a)
-- 36
  • 79 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia EIF4E1B 36
  • 64 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves EIF4E1B 36
  • 69 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia EIF4E1B 36
  • 79 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia eif4e 35
  • 71.64 (n)
  • 77.9 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii eif4e1b 35
  • 69.61 (n)
  • 72.38 (a)
eif4e1b 36
  • 62 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta eIF-4E 36
  • 34 (a)
eIF4E-3 36
  • 32 (a)
eIF4E-4 36
  • 39 (a)
eIF4E-5 36
  • 36 (a)
eIF4E-6 36
  • 42 (a)
eIF4E-7 36
  • 20 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea ife-3 36
  • 36 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes CDC33 36
  • 31 (a)
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons AT1G29550 35
  • 50.1 (n)
  • 42.24 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.6167 36
  • 51 (a)
Species with no ortholog for EIF4E1B:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for EIF4E1B Gene

Gene Tree for EIF4E1B (if available)
Gene Tree for EIF4E1B (if available)

Paralogs for EIF4E1B Gene

Paralogs for EIF4E1B Gene

(3) SIMAP similar genes for EIF4E1B Gene using alignment to 3 proteins:

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Variants for EIF4E1B Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for EIF4E1B Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 05 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
VAR_044209 -
rs729422 -- 176,640,304(+) ACTCC(A/C)GCCCC intron-variant
rs729423 -- 176,640,603(+) TTAGC(A/G)TCCTA intron-variant
rs879653 -- 176,643,956(-) AGTCA(A/G)GGTCA intron-variant
rs901740 -- 176,642,830(-) GTGCA(C/T)TGGGG intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for EIF4E1B Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv6375n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv883144 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv883145 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv883146 CNV Loss 21882294

Variation tolerance for EIF4E1B Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 90.5% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 1.42; 27.86% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for EIF4E1B Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for EIF4E1B Gene

Disorders for EIF4E1B Gene

Relevant External Links for EIF4E1B

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for EIF4E1B Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for EIF4E1B Gene

Publications for EIF4E1B Gene

  1. Phylogenetic analysis of eIF4E-family members. (PMID: 16191198) Joshi B. … Jagus R. (BMC Evol. Biol. 2005) 2 3 4 67
  2. Diversification of transcriptional modulation: large-scale identification and characterization of putative alternative promoters of human genes. (PMID: 16344560) Kimura K. … Sugano S. (Genome Res. 2006) 3
  3. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3
  4. The DNA sequence and comparative analysis of human chromosome 5. (PMID: 15372022) Schmutz J. … Rubin E.M. (Nature 2004) 3
  5. Normalization and subtraction: two approaches to facilitate gene discovery. (PMID: 8889548) Bonaldo M.F. … Soares M.B. (Genome Res. 1996) 3

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