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Aliases for MAP4K3 Gene

Aliases for MAP4K3 Gene

  • Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Kinase Kinase Kinase 3 2 3
  • Germinal Center Kinase-Related Protein Kinase 3 4
  • MAPK/ERK Kinase Kinase Kinase 3 3 4
  • MEK Kinase Kinase 3 3 4
  • EC 4 64
  • RAB8IPL1 3 4
  • MEKKK 3 3 4
  • GLK 3 4
  • Germinal Center Kinase-Like Kinase 3
  • EC 2.7.11 64
  • MAPKKKK3 3
  • MEKKK3 3

External Ids for MAP4K3 Gene

Previous Symbols for MAP4K3 Gene

  • RAB8IPL1

Summaries for MAP4K3 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for MAP4K3 Gene

  • This gene encodes a member of the mitogen-activated protein kinase kinase kinase kinase family. The encoded protein activates key effectors in cell signalling, among them c-Jun. Alternatively spliced transcripts encoding multiple isoforms have been observed for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2012]

GeneCards Summary for MAP4K3 Gene

MAP4K3 (Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Kinase Kinase Kinase 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are MAPK signaling pathway and TGF-Beta Pathway. GO annotations related to this gene include protein serine/threonine kinase activity. An important paralog of this gene is STK10.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MAP4K3 Gene

  • May play a role in the response to environmental stress. Appears to act upstream of the JUN N-terminal pathway.

No data available for Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for MAP4K3 Gene

Genomics for MAP4K3 Gene

Genomic Location for MAP4K3 Gene

39,249,266 bp from pter
39,437,312 bp from pter
188,047 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for MAP4K3 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for MAP4K3 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for MAP4K3 Gene

Regulatory Elements for MAP4K3 Gene

Proteins for MAP4K3 Gene

  • Protein details for MAP4K3 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Mitogen-activated protein kinase kinase kinase kinase 3
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q6IQ39
    • Q8IVH7
    • Q9UDM5
    • Q9Y6R5

    Protein attributes for MAP4K3 Gene

    894 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    101316 Da
    Name=Mg(2+); Xref=ChEBI:CHEBI:18420;
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with SH3GL2. Interaction appears to regulate MAP4K3-mediated JNK activation (By similarity).

    Alternative splice isoforms for MAP4K3 Gene


neXtProt entry for MAP4K3 Gene

Proteomics data for MAP4K3 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for MAP4K3 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Domains for MAP4K3 Gene

Gene Families for MAP4K3 Gene

  • MAP4K :Mitogen-activated protein kinase cascade / Kinase kinase kinase kinases

Protein Domains for MAP4K3 Gene


  • Contains 1 CNH domain.:
    • Q8IVH8
  • Contains 1 protein kinase domain.:
    • Q8IVH8
  • Belongs to the protein kinase superfamily. STE Ser/Thr protein kinase family. STE20 subfamily.:
    • Q8IVH8
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Function for MAP4K3 Gene

Molecular function for MAP4K3 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity: ATP + a protein = ADP + a phosphoprotein.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: May play a role in the response to environmental stress. Appears to act upstream of the JUN N-terminal pathway.

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for MAP4K3 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for MAP4K3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0004672 protein kinase activity TAS 9275185
GO:0004674 protein serine/threonine kinase activity IDA 9275185
GO:0004702 receptor signaling protein serine/threonine kinase activity IBA --
GO:0004713 protein tyrosine kinase activity --
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 17474147
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miRNA for MAP4K3 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target MAP4K3

No data available for Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for MAP4K3 Gene

Localization for MAP4K3 Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for MAP4K3 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for MAP4K3 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 3
cytoskeleton 1
nucleus 1
vacuole 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for MAP4K3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IBA --
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Pathways for MAP4K3 Gene

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Pathways by source for MAP4K3 Gene

1 GeneGo (Thomson Reuters Life Sciences Research) pathway for MAP4K3 Gene
2 Qiagen pathways for MAP4K3 Gene
1 Cell Signaling Technology pathway for MAP4K3 Gene
1 KEGG pathway for MAP4K3 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for MAP4K3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006468 protein phosphorylation IDA 9275185
GO:0007254 JNK cascade TAS 9275185
GO:0008152 metabolic process --
GO:0009411 response to UV IDA 9275185
GO:0034612 response to tumor necrosis factor IDA 9275185
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Compounds for MAP4K3 Gene

(3) HMDB Compounds for MAP4K3 Gene

Compound Synonyms Cas Number PubMed IDs
Adenosine triphosphate
  • 5'-(tetrahydrogen triphosphate) Adenosine
  • adenosindiphosphorsaeure
  • Magnesium

(2) Novoseek inferred chemical compound relationships for MAP4K3 Gene

Compound -log(P) Hits PubMed IDs
threonine 50.6 2
serine 37.7 2
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Transcripts for MAP4K3 Gene

Unigene Clusters for MAP4K3 Gene

Mitogen-activated protein kinase kinase kinase kinase 3:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for MAP4K3 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12 ^ 13 ^ 14 ^ 15 ^ 16 ^ 17 ^ 18 ^ 19 ^ 20 ^ 21 ^ 22 ^ 23 ^ 24 ^ 25 ^
SP2: -
SP3: - - - -

ExUns: 26a · 26b ^ 27a · 27b ^ 28 ^ 29a · 29b · 29c ^ 30 ^ 31 ^ 32 ^ 33 ^ 34
SP1: - - -
SP2: - - -
SP4: -

Relevant External Links for MAP4K3 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for MAP4K3 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for MAP4K3 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for MAP4K3 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for MAP4K3 Gene Hs.655750

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for MAP4K3 Gene

Tissue specificity: Ubiquitously expressed in all tissues examined, with high levels in heart, brain, placenta, skeletal muscle, kidney and pancreas and lower levels in lung and liver.
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Orthologs for MAP4K3 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals and fungi.

Orthologs for MAP4K3 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia MAP4K3 36
  • 99.66 (n)
  • 99.43 (a)
MAP4K3 37
  • 99 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia MAP4K3 36
  • 94.15 (n)
  • 97.43 (a)
MAP4K3 37
  • 97 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia MAP4K3 36
  • 94.89 (n)
  • 97.99 (a)
MAP4K3 37
  • 96 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Map4k3 36
  • 88.96 (n)
  • 95.97 (a)
Map4k3 16
Map4k3 37
  • 96 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia MAP4K3 37
  • 95 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia MAP4K3 37
  • 98 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Map4k3 36
  • 87.78 (n)
  • 96.45 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves MAP4K3 36
  • 83.77 (n)
  • 90.53 (a)
MAP4K3 37
  • 88 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia MAP4K3 37
  • 92 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia map4k3 36
  • 79.61 (n)
  • 90.95 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii MAP4K3 (2 of 2) 37
  • 80 (a)
map4k3b 36
  • 71.59 (n)
  • 78.9 (a)
map4k3b 37
  • 74 (a)
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP010837 36
  • 42.51 (n)
  • 34.97 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta hppy 36
  • 58.74 (n)
  • 65.05 (a)
hppy 37
  • 39 (a)
CG7097 38
  • 75 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea gck-2 36
  • 54.92 (n)
  • 49.07 (a)
gck-2 37
  • 42 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes KIC1 37
  • 21 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona intestinalis)
Ascidiacea Cin.2532 36
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 37
  • 55 (a)
Species with no ortholog for MAP4K3:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • 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)
  • thale cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for MAP4K3 Gene

Gene Tree for MAP4K3 (if available)
Gene Tree for MAP4K3 (if available)

Paralogs for MAP4K3 Gene

Paralogs for MAP4K3 Gene

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Variants for MAP4K3 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for MAP4K3 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 02 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs8545 -- 39,356,305(-) ATTAT(C/T)ATGAT synonymous-codon, reference
rs9037 -- 39,249,341(-) TAATG(A/G)TAATG utr-variant-3-prime
rs759589 -- 39,286,554(-) TGATT(A/G)TTCAC intron-variant
rs809831 -- 39,428,990(-) cctct(C/T)gggtt intron-variant
rs1012689 -- 39,322,246(+) AAACA(A/G)AAACA intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for MAP4K3 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv873885 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv833847 CNV Loss 17160897
esv2677029 CNV Deletion 23128226
nsv2693 CNV Loss 18451855
dgv4091n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv873888 CNV Loss 21882294
esv6749 CNV Gain 19470904
nsv2694 CNV Insertion 18451855
esv2582384 CNV Deletion 19546169
nsv2695 CNV Loss 18451855
esv2442819 CNV Deletion 19546169

Relevant External Links for MAP4K3 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

Disorders for MAP4K3 Gene

Relevant External Links for MAP4K3

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MAP4K3 Gene

Publications for MAP4K3 Gene

  1. Activation of the c-Jun N-terminal kinase pathway by a novel protein kinase related to human germinal center kinase. (PMID: 9275185) Diener K. … Yao Z. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 1997) 2 3 4 23
  2. Personalized smoking cessation: interactions between nicotine dose, dependence and quit-success genotype score. (PMID: 20379614) Rose J.E. … Uhl G.R. (Mol. Med. 2010) 3 49
  3. Variation at the NFATC2 locus increases the risk of thiazolidinedione-induced edema in the Diabetes REduction Assessment with ramipril and rosiglitazone Medication (DREAM) study. (PMID: 20628086) Bailey S.D. … Anand S. (Diabetes Care 2010) 3 49
  4. A human MAP kinase interactome. (PMID: 20936779) Bandyopadhyay S. … Ideker T. (Nat. Methods 2010) 3
  5. Selected reaction monitoring mass spectrometry reveals the dynamics of signaling through the GRB2 adaptor. (PMID: 21706016) Bisson N. … Pawson T. (Nat. Biotechnol. 2011) 3

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