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Aliases for NPL Gene

Aliases for NPL Gene

  • N-Acetylneuraminate Pyruvate Lyase (Dihydrodipicolinate Synthase) 2 3
  • C1orf13 3 4 6
  • N-Acetylneuraminic Acid Aldolase 3 4
  • Sialate-Pyruvate Lyase 3 4
  • Sialic Acid Aldolase 3 4
  • EC 4.1.3.3 4 63
  • NALase 3 4
  • C112 3 6
  • Dihydrodipicolinate Synthetase Homolog 1 (E. Coli) 2
  • Dihydrodipicolinate Synthetase Homolog 1 3
  • Chromosome 1 Open Reading Frame 13 2
  • N-Acetylneuraminate Pyruvate-Lyase 4
  • N-Acetylneuraminate Lyase 3
  • Sialic Acid Lyase 4
  • Sialate Lyase 4
  • NPL1 3
  • NAL 3

External Ids for NPL Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for NPL Gene

  • C1orf13

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for NPL Gene

  • GC01P179278
  • GC01P180000
  • GC01P179493
  • GC01P181025
  • GC01P153997

Summaries for NPL Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for NPL Gene

  • This gene encodes a member of the N-acetylneuraminate lyase sub-family of (beta/alpha)(8)-barrel enzymes. N-acetylneuraminate lyases regulate cellular concentrations of N-acetyl-neuraminic acid (sialic acid) by mediating the reversible conversion of sialic acid into N-acetylmannosamine and pyruvate. A pseudogene of this gene is located on the short arm of chromosome 2. Alternatively spliced transcript variants encoding multiple isoforms have been observed for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Jan 2011]

GeneCards Summary for NPL Gene

NPL (N-Acetylneuraminate Pyruvate Lyase (Dihydrodipicolinate Synthase)) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Amino sugar and nucleotide sugar metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include N-acetylneuraminate lyase activity. An important paralog of this gene is HOGA1.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for NPL Gene

  • Catalyzes the cleavage of N-acetylneuraminic acid (sialic acid) to form pyruvate and N-acetylmannosamine via a Schiff base intermediate. It prevents sialic acids from being recycled and returning to the cell surface. Involved in the N-glycolylneuraminic acid (Neu5Gc) degradation pathway. Although human is not able to catalyze formation of Neu5Gc due to the inactive CMAHP enzyme, Neu5Gc is present in food and must be degraded (By similarity).

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Genomics for NPL Gene

Regulatory Elements for NPL Gene

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Genomic Location for NPL Gene

Start:
182,789,293 bp from pter
End:
182,830,384 bp from pter
Size:
41,092 bases
Orientation:
Plus strand

Genomic View for NPL Gene

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Genomic Location for NPL Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for NPL Gene

Proteins for NPL Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    Q9BXD5-NPL_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    N-acetylneuraminate lyase
    Protein Accession:
    Q9BXD5
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B2R839
    • Q4G0Q8
    • Q4G0Z2
    • Q64L88
    • Q6PEL0

    Protein attributes for NPL Gene

    Size:
    320 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    35163 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Homotetramer.
    SequenceCaution:
    • Sequence=BC042003; Type=Frameshift; Positions=213; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for NPL Gene

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

neXtProt entry for NPL Gene

Proteomics data for NPL Gene at MOPED

Selected DME Specific Peptides for NPL Gene

Post-translational modifications for NPL Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for NPL Gene

Domains for NPL Gene

Protein Domains for NPL Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for NPL Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q9BXD5

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

NPL_HUMAN :
  • Q9BXD5
Family:
  • Belongs to the DapA family. NanA subfamily.
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No data available for Gene Families for NPL Gene

Function for NPL Gene

Molecular function for NPL Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity: N-acetylneuraminate = N-acetyl-D-mannosamine + pyruvate
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: Catalyzes the cleavage of N-acetylneuraminic acid (sialic acid) to form pyruvate and N-acetylmannosamine via a Schiff base intermediate. It prevents sialic acids from being recycled and returning to the cell surface. Involved in the N-glycolylneuraminic acid (Neu5Gc) degradation pathway. Although human is not able to catalyze formation of Neu5Gc due to the inactive CMAHP enzyme, Neu5Gc is present in food and must be degraded (By similarity).

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for NPL Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for NPL Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 25416956
GO:0008747 N-acetylneuraminate lyase activity TAS --
GO:0016829 lyase activity --
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Localization for NPL Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for NPL Gene

Cytoplasm.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for NPL Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for NPL gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 2
lysosome 1
mitochondrion 1
nucleus 1
peroxisome 1
plasma membrane 1
vacuole 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for NPL Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005737 cytoplasm --
GO:0005829 cytosol TAS --
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Pathways for NPL Gene

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Pathways by source for NPL Gene

1 KEGG pathway for NPL Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Q9BXD5-NPL_HUMAN

  • Pathway: Amino-sugar metabolism; N-acetylneuraminate degradation.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for NPL Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005975 carbohydrate metabolic process --
GO:0006488 dolichol-linked oligosaccharide biosynthetic process TAS --
GO:0008152 metabolic process --
GO:0018279 protein N-linked glycosylation via asparagine TAS --
GO:0019262 N-acetylneuraminate catabolic process TAS 22692205
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Compounds for NPL Gene

(4) HMDB Compounds for NPL Gene

Compound Synonyms Cas Number PubMed IDs
N-Acetyl-D-mannosamine
  • 2-acetamido-2-deoxy-d-monnose
3615-17-6
N-Acetylmannosamine
  • 2-Acetamido-2-deoxy-D-mannose
3615-17-6
N-Acetylneuraminic acid
  • Sialic acid
131-48-6
Pyruvic acid
  • 2-Oxopropanoate
127-17-3

(6) Novoseek inferred chemical compound relationships for NPL Gene

Compound -log(P) Hits PubMed IDs
dihydrodipicolinate 97.8 23
glucosamine 6-phosphate 74.5 3
sialic acid 60.4 6
lysine 53.8 4
pyruvate 46.7 3
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Transcripts for NPL Gene

Unigene Clusters for NPL Gene

N-acetylneuraminate pyruvate lyase (dihydrodipicolinate synthase):
Representative Sequences:

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

ExUns: 1 ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5a · 5b · 5c ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12 ^ 13a · 13b · 13c ^ 14 ^ 15a · 15b ^ 16a · 16b ^ 17a · 17b
SP1: - - - -
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SP5: - - - - - -
SP6: - - - - - - - - - - - -
SP7:
SP8: - -
SP9: -
SP10:

Relevant External Links for NPL Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
NPL
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
NPL

Expression for NPL Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for NPL Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

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

This gene is overexpressed in Whole Blood (14.5).

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

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for NPL Gene Hs.496969

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for NPL Gene

Q9BXD5-NPL_HUMAN
Tissue specificity: Isoform 2 is expressed in placenta, liver, kidney, pancreas, spleen, thymus, ovary, small intestine and peripheral blood leukocyte.
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Orthologs for NPL Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for NPL Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia NPL 35
  • 99.74 (n)
  • 100 (a)
NPL 36
  • 100 (a)
OneToOne
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia NPL 35
  • 91.04 (n)
  • 92.81 (a)
NPL 36
  • 93 (a)
OneToOne
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia NPL 35
  • 92.81 (n)
  • 92.81 (a)
NPL 36
  • 93 (a)
OneToOne
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Npl 35
  • 86.2 (n)
  • 86.94 (a)
Npl 16
Npl 36
  • 86 (a)
OneToOne
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia NPL 36
  • 75 (a)
OneToOne
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia NPL 36
  • 83 (a)
OneToOne
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Npl 35
  • 86.77 (n)
  • 88.44 (a)
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves NPL 35
  • 72.44 (n)
  • 71.33 (a)
NPL 36
  • 70 (a)
OneToOne
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia NPL 36
  • 68 (a)
OneToOne
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Xl.20048 35
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia npl 35
  • 59.87 (n)
  • 55.92 (a)
Str.15362 35
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii npl 35
  • 61.43 (n)
  • 58.93 (a)
npl 36
  • 54 (a)
OneToOne
wufb53b06 35
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP007700 35
  • 46.08 (n)
  • 30.88 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.6693 36
  • 46 (a)
OneToOne
Species with no ortholog for NPL:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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 NPL Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for NPL (if available)
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Gene Tree for NPL (if available)

Paralogs for NPL Gene

Paralogs for NPL Gene

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Variants for NPL Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for NPL Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs520950 -- 182,795,957(-) GGTCC(A/C)TGATG intron-variant
rs599828 -- 182,806,920(-) cagag(G/T)ttgca intron-variant
rs635499 -- 182,800,382(+) agtga(A/G)ccgtg intron-variant
rs950869 -- 182,827,868(-) CCTAA(C/T)GTTCA intron-variant
rs950870 -- 182,827,620(-) AAAAA(A/T)ATATA intron-variant

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv26933 CNV Loss 19812545
esv2665632 CNV Deletion 23128226
nsv159118 CNV Loss 16902084

Relevant External Links for NPL Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
NPL
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
NPL

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

Disorders for NPL Gene

(1) University of Copenhagen DISEASES for NPL Gene

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Genetic Association Database (GAD)
NPL
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Publications for NPL Gene

  1. A novel splice variant of human gene NPL, mainly expressed in human liver, kidney and peripheral blood leukocyte. (PMID: 16147865) Wu M. … Mao Y. (DNA Seq. 2005) 3 4 23
  2. Cloning and characterization of 13 novel transcripts and the human RGS8 gene from the 1q25 region encompassing the hereditary prostate cancer (HPC1) locus. (PMID: 11318611) Sood R. … Carpten J.D. (Genomics 2001) 2 3 4
  3. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard D.S. … Malek J. (Genome Res. 2004) 3 4
  4. The DNA sequence and biological annotation of human chromosome 1. (PMID: 16710414) Gregory S.G. … Bentley D.R. (Nature 2006) 3 4
  5. Metabolism of vertebrate amino sugars with N-glycolyl groups: elucidating the intracellular fate of the non-human sialic acid N- glycolylneuraminic acid. (PMID: 22692205) Bergfeld A.K. … Varki A. (J. Biol. Chem. 2012) 3 4

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