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Aliases for KLRB1 Gene

Aliases for KLRB1 Gene

  • Killer Cell Lectin Like Receptor B1 2 3 5
  • Natural Killer Cell Surface Protein P1A 2 3 4
  • Killer Cell Lectin-Like Receptor Subfamily B, Member 1 2 3
  • C-Type Lectin Domain Family 5 Member B 3 4
  • HNKR-P1A 3 4
  • NKR-P1A 3 4
  • CLEC5B 3 4
  • NKRP1A 3 4
  • Killer Cell Lectin-Like Receptor Subfamily B Member 1 3
  • CD161 Antigen 4
  • NKR-P1 3
  • CD161 3
  • NKR 3

External Ids for KLRB1 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for KLRB1 Gene

  • NKR

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for KLRB1 Gene

  • GC12M009430
  • GC12M009870
  • GC12M009647
  • GC12M009638
  • GC12M009490
  • GC12M009748
  • GC12M009837
  • GC12M010061
  • GC12M010255
  • GC12M010497
  • GC12M009809
  • GC12M010163
  • GC12M010758

Summaries for KLRB1 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for KLRB1 Gene

  • Natural killer (NK) cells are lymphocytes that mediate cytotoxicity and secrete cytokines after immune stimulation. Several genes of the C-type lectin superfamily, including the rodent NKRP1 family of glycoproteins, are expressed by NK cells and may be involved in the regulation of NK cell function. The KLRB1 protein contains an extracellular domain with several motifs characteristic of C-type lectins, a transmembrane domain, and a cytoplasmic domain. The KLRB1 protein is classified as a type II membrane protein because it has an external C terminus. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for KLRB1 Gene

KLRB1 (Killer Cell Lectin Like Receptor B1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with KLRB1 include Cytomegalovirus Infection. Among its related pathways are Hematopoietic Stem Cell Differentiation Pathways and Lineage-specific Markers and Natural Killer Cell Receptors: Human Target Cell -- NK Cell Ligand-Receptor Interactions. GO annotations related to this gene include transmembrane signaling receptor activity and carbohydrate binding. An important paralog of this gene is KLRF1.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for KLRB1 Gene

  • Plays an inhibitory role on natural killer (NK) cells cytotoxicity. Activation results in specific acid sphingomyelinase/SMPD1 stimulation with subsequent marked elevation of intracellular ceramide. Activation also leads to AKT1/PKB and RPS6KA1/RSK1 kinases stimulation as well as markedly enhanced T-cell proliferation induced by anti-CD3. Acts as a lectin that binds to the terminal carbohydrate Gal-alpha(1,3)Gal epitope as well as to the N-acetyllactosamine epitope. Binds also to CLEC2D/LLT1 as a ligand and inhibits NK cell-mediated cytotoxicity as well as interferon-gamma secretion in target cells.

Gene Wiki entry for KLRB1 Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for KLRB1 Gene

Genomics for KLRB1 Gene

Regulatory Elements for KLRB1 Gene

Enhancers for KLRB1 Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Enhancer Score Enhancer Sources Gene-Enhancer Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Gene Targets for Enhancer
- Elite enhancer/Elite enhancer-gene association

Enhancers around KLRB1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for KLRB1 Gene

Chromosome:
12
Start:
9,594,551 bp from pter
End:
9,607,901 bp from pter
Size:
13,351 bases
Orientation:
Minus strand

Genomic View for KLRB1 Gene

Genes around KLRB1 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
KLRB1 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for KLRB1 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for KLRB1 Gene

Proteins for KLRB1 Gene

  • Protein details for KLRB1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Q12918-KLRB1_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Killer cell lectin-like receptor subfamily B member 1
    Protein Accession:
    Q12918
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q24K24

    Protein attributes for KLRB1 Gene

    Size:
    225 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    25415 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Homodimer; disulfide-linked. Interacts with acid sphingomyelinase/SMPD1.

neXtProt entry for KLRB1 Gene

Post-translational modifications for KLRB1 Gene

Other Protein References for KLRB1 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for KLRB1 Gene

Domains & Families for KLRB1 Gene

Protein Domains for KLRB1 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for KLRB1 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q12918

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

KLRB1_HUMAN :
  • Contains 1 C-type lectin domain.
Domain:
  • Contains 1 C-type lectin domain.
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Function for KLRB1 Gene

Molecular function for KLRB1 Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry:
natural killer cell lectin-like receptor subfamily B,member 1
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Plays an inhibitory role on natural killer (NK) cells cytotoxicity. Activation results in specific acid sphingomyelinase/SMPD1 stimulation with subsequent marked elevation of intracellular ceramide. Activation also leads to AKT1/PKB and RPS6KA1/RSK1 kinases stimulation as well as markedly enhanced T-cell proliferation induced by anti-CD3. Acts as a lectin that binds to the terminal carbohydrate Gal-alpha(1,3)Gal epitope as well as to the N-acetyllactosamine epitope. Binds also to CLEC2D/LLT1 as a ligand and inhibits NK cell-mediated cytotoxicity as well as interferon-gamma secretion in target cells.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Induction:
By IL12/interleukin-12 in NK cells.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for KLRB1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0004888 transmembrane signaling receptor activity TAS 8077657
GO:0030246 carbohydrate binding IEA --
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Animal Models for KLRB1 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for KLRB1:

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  • Taconic Biosciences Mouse Models for KLRB1

CRISPR Products

miRNA for KLRB1 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target KLRB1

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

Flow Cytometry Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for KLRB1 Gene

Localization for KLRB1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for KLRB1 Gene

Membrane; Single-pass type II membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for KLRB1 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for KLRB1 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 5
cytosol 2
nucleus 2
extracellular 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for KLRB1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005886 plasma membrane TAS --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
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Pathways & Interactions for KLRB1 Gene

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Interacting Proteins for KLRB1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for KLRB1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0007166 cell surface receptor signaling pathway TAS 8077657
GO:0050776 regulation of immune response TAS --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with KLRB1: view

No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for KLRB1 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for KLRB1 Gene

(2) Drugs for KLRB1 Gene - From: Novoseek

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials

(83) Additional Compounds for KLRB1 Gene - From: HMDB and Novoseek

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
3-O-Sulfogalactosylceramide (d18:1/12:0)
  • 3'-O-Sulphogalactosylceramide
  • 3-O-Sulfo-beta-D-galactosylceramide
  • 3-O-Sulfo-beta-delta-galactosylceramide
  • 3-O-Sulfogalactosylceramide
  • Cerebroside 3-sulfate
852100-88-0
3-O-Sulfogalactosylceramide (d18:1/14:0)
  • 3'-O-Sulphogalactosylceramide
  • 3-O-Sulfo-beta-D-galactosylceramide
  • 3-O-Sulfo-beta-delta-galactosylceramide
  • 3-O-Sulfogalactosylceramide
  • Cerebroside 3-sulfate
3-O-Sulfogalactosylceramide (d18:1/16:0)
  • 3'-O-Sulphogalactosylceramide
  • 3-O-Sulfo-beta-D-galactosylceramide
  • 3-O-Sulfo-beta-delta-galactosylceramide
  • 3-O-Sulfogalactosylceramide
  • Cerebroside 3-sulfate
862509-48-6
3-O-Sulfogalactosylceramide (d18:1/18:0)
  • 3'-O-Sulphogalactosylceramide
  • 3-O-Sulfo-beta-D-galactosylceramide
  • 3-O-Sulfo-beta-delta-galactosylceramide
  • 3-O-Sulfogalactosylceramide
  • Cerebroside 3-sulfate
244215-65-4
3-O-Sulfogalactosylceramide (d18:1/18:1(9Z))
  • 3'-O-Sulphogalactosylceramide
  • 3-O-Sulfo-beta-D-galactosylceramide
  • 3-O-Sulfo-beta-delta-galactosylceramide
  • 3-O-Sulfogalactosylceramide
  • Cerebroside 3-sulfate
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Transcripts for KLRB1 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for KLRB1 Gene

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

Unigene Clusters for KLRB1 Gene

Killer cell lectin-like receptor subfamily B, member 1:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for KLRB1 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for KLRB1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
KLRB1
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
KLRB1

Expression for KLRB1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for KLRB1 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for KLRB1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Whole Blood (x23.4), Spleen (x8.3), and Small Intestine - Terminal Ileum (x4.0).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for KLRB1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in NK cells (47.2) and Spleen (21.8).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for KLRB1 Gene



Protein tissue co-expression partners for KLRB1 Gene

- Elite partner

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of KLRB1 Gene:

KLRB1

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for KLRB1 Gene:

Hs.169824

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for KLRB1 Gene:

Q12918-KLRB1_HUMAN
Tissue specificity: Expressed in a subset of NK cells predominantly in intestinal epithelium and liver. Detected in peripheral blood T-cells and preferentially in adult T-cells with a memory antigenic phenotype.
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Orthologs for KLRB1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for KLRB1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia KLRB1 34
  • 76.47 (n)
  • 62.03 (a)
KLRB1 35
  • 63 (a)
OneToOne
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia KLRB1 34
  • 76.92 (n)
  • 63.8 (a)
KLRB1 35
  • 63 (a)
OneToOne
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Klrb1a 34
  • 66.36 (n)
  • 48.6 (a)
Klrb1c 16
Klrb1 35
  • 49 (a)
OneToMany
Klrb1a 35
  • 45 (a)
OneToMany
Klrb1b 35
  • 44 (a)
OneToMany
Klrb1c 35
  • 38 (a)
OneToMany
Klrb1f 35
  • 46 (a)
OneToMany
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia KLRB1 34
  • 99.26 (n)
  • 98.67 (a)
KLRB1 35
  • 99 (a)
OneToOne
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Klrb1a 34
  • 67.57 (n)
  • 49.73 (a)
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia -- 35
  • 26 (a)
OneToMany
-- 35
  • 25 (a)
OneToMany
-- 35
  • 26 (a)
OneToMany
Species where no ortholog for KLRB1 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • 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)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • 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 KLRB1 Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for KLRB1 (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for KLRB1 (if available)

Paralogs for KLRB1 Gene

Paralogs for KLRB1 Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for KLRB1 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

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Variants for KLRB1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for KLRB1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 12 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1135816 - 9,598,073(+) CGTTT(A/G)TCCAC reference, missense
rs7309241 -- 9,609,112(+) taatg(A/G)gatgg upstream-variant-2KB
rs7311954 -- 9,608,695(+) taact(C/T)gtcat upstream-variant-2KB
rs7312271 -- 9,608,287(+) TAATG(C/T)TATTC upstream-variant-2KB
rs2058425 -- 9,596,170(-) CAGCA(C/T)GCTGC intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for KLRB1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2759878 CNV gain+loss 17122850
esv3303085 CNV tandem duplication 20981092
esv3628509 CNV loss 21293372
esv3628510 CNV loss 21293372
esv3628511 CNV gain 21293372
nsv1051530 CNV gain 25217958
nsv428271 CNV gain 18775914
nsv602 CNV deletion 18451855
nsv603 CNV insertion 18451855
nsv8909 CNV gain 18304495

Variation tolerance for KLRB1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 79% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 13.01; 94.99% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for KLRB1 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
KLRB1
SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for
KLRB1

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for KLRB1 Gene

Disorders for KLRB1 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(1) MalaCards diseases for KLRB1 Gene - From: GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
cytomegalovirus infection
  • cytomegalovirus infections
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
Search KLRB1 in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

Relevant External Links for KLRB1

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
KLRB1
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
KLRB1
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
KLRB1
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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for KLRB1 Gene

Publications for KLRB1 Gene

  1. Human NKR-P1A: a disulfide-linked homodimer of the C-type lectin superfamily expressed by a subset of NK and T lymphocytes. (PMID: 8077657) Lanier L.L. … Phillips J.H. (J. Immunol. 1994) 2 3 4 22 65
  2. Recognition of a carbohydrate xenoepitope by human NKRP1A (CD161). (PMID: 16925668) Christiansen D. … Sandrin M.S. (Xenotransplantation 2006) 3 4 22 65
  3. Lectin-like transcript 1 is a ligand for the CD161 receptor. (PMID: 16339512) Aldemir H. … Braud V.M. (J. Immunol. 2005) 3 4 22 65
  4. IL-12-induced up-regulation of NKRP1A expression in human NK cells and consequent NKRP1A-mediated down-regulation of NK cell activation. (PMID: 9603467) Poggi A. … Moretta L. (Eur. J. Immunol. 1998) 3 4 22 65
  5. Risk alleles for multiple sclerosis in multiplex families. (PMID: 19506219) D'Netto M.J. … Ebers G.C. (Neurology 2009) 3 46 65

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