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Aliases for NPNT Gene

Aliases for NPNT Gene

  • Nephronectin 2 3 5
  • Preosteoblast EGF-Like Repeat Protein With MAM Domain 3 4
  • EGFL6L 3 4
  • POEM 3 4
  • Protein EGFL6-Like 4

External Ids for NPNT Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for NPNT Gene

  • GC04P107175
  • GC04P107036
  • GC04P106816
  • GC04P102551

Summaries for NPNT Gene

GeneCards Summary for NPNT Gene

NPNT (Nephronectin) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include calcium ion binding and integrin binding. An important paralog of this gene is EGFL6.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for NPNT Gene

  • Functional ligand of integrin alpha-8/beta-1 in kidney development. Regulates the expression of GDNF with integrin alpha-8/beta-1 which is essential for kidney development. May also play a role in the development and function of various tissues, regulating cell adhesion, spreading and survival through the binding of several integrins (By similarity).

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

Genomics for NPNT Gene

Regulatory Elements for NPNT Gene

Promoters for NPNT Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around NPNT on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for NPNT Gene

Chromosome:
4
Start:
105,894,526 bp from pter
End:
106,004,027 bp from pter
Size:
109,502 bases
Orientation:
Plus strand

Genomic View for NPNT Gene

Genes around NPNT on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

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

RefSeq DNA sequence for NPNT Gene

Proteins for NPNT Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    Q6UXI9-NPNT_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Nephronectin
    Protein Accession:
    Q6UXI9
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A6NFT9
    • A8K1W4
    • B4DIT4
    • B4DYK3
    • B4E2H7
    • B4E3H2
    • D6RCA1
    • E9PCK8
    • E9PCQ1
    • E9PE64
    • E9PF04

    Protein attributes for NPNT Gene

    Size:
    565 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    61907 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Homodimer and homotrimer.

    Alternative splice isoforms for NPNT Gene

neXtProt entry for NPNT Gene

Proteomics data for NPNT Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for NPNT Gene

  • Glycosylation at Ser 264 and Thr 376
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Antibody Products

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for NPNT Gene

Domains & Families for NPNT Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for NPNT Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q6UXI9

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

NPNT_HUMAN :
  • The MAM domain is required for localization at the cell surface.
  • Belongs to the nephronectin family.
Domain:
  • The MAM domain is required for localization at the cell surface.
  • Contains 5 EGF-like domains.
  • Contains 1 MAM domain.
Family:
  • Belongs to the nephronectin family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with NPNT: view

No data available for Gene Families for NPNT Gene

Function for NPNT Gene

Molecular function for NPNT Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Functional ligand of integrin alpha-8/beta-1 in kidney development. Regulates the expression of GDNF with integrin alpha-8/beta-1 which is essential for kidney development. May also play a role in the development and function of various tissues, regulating cell adhesion, spreading and survival through the binding of several integrins (By similarity).

Phenotypes for NPNT Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with NPNT: view

Animal Models for NPNT Gene

MGI Knock Outs for NPNT:

Animal Model Products

  • Taconic Biosciences Mouse Models for NPNT

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

In Situ Assay Products

Flow Cytometry Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for NPNT Gene

Localization for NPNT Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for NPNT Gene

Secreted, extracellular space, extracellular matrix. Note=Trapped on the cell surface or in the extracellular matrix. {ECO:0000250}.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for NPNT Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for NPNT gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 5
plasma membrane 3
cytosol 2
endoplasmic reticulum 1
lysosome 1
vacuole 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for NPNT Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005604 basement membrane IEA --
GO:0034678 integrin alpha8-beta1 complex IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with NPNT: view

Pathways & Interactions for NPNT Gene

SuperPathways for NPNT Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for NPNT Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0001657 ureteric bud development ISS 15754038
GO:0007160 cell-matrix adhesion ISS 15754038
GO:0010694 positive regulation of alkaline phosphatase activity IEA --
GO:0045669 positive regulation of osteoblast differentiation ISS 15754038
GO:0071356 cellular response to tumor necrosis factor ISS 15754038
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with NPNT: view

No data available for Pathways by source and SIGNOR curated interactions for NPNT Gene

Drugs & Compounds for NPNT Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for NPNT Gene

Unigene Clusters for NPNT Gene

Nephronectin:
Representative Sequences:

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

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c · 1d ^ 2 ^ 3a · 3b ^ 4a · 4b ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7 ^ 8a · 8b ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12 ^ 13 ^ 14a · 14b ^ 15a · 15b ^ 16
SP1: - - - -
SP2: - - - - -
SP3: - - - -
SP4: - - -
SP5:
SP6: -
SP7: - - -
SP8: - -
SP9:

Relevant External Links for NPNT Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
NPNT
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
NPNT

Expression for NPNT Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for NPNT Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

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

This gene is overexpressed in Thyroid (x8.8), Artery - Aorta (x6.4), Lung (x4.8), Artery - Tibial (x4.5), and Artery - Coronary (x4.2).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for NPNT Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Gallbladder (28.4) and Milk (9.0).

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



SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for NPNT Gene Hs.518921

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for NPNT Gene

Q6UXI9-NPNT_HUMAN
Tissue specificity: Expressed in kidney and lung and to a lower extent in brain, pregnant uterus, placenta, thyroid gland and blood vessels.
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No data available for Protein tissue co-expression partners for NPNT Gene

Orthologs for NPNT Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for NPNT Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia NPNT 35
  • 89.66 (n)
  • 89.48 (a)
NPNT 36
  • 89 (a)
OneToOne
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia NPNT 35
  • 91.04 (n)
  • 90.57 (a)
NPNT 36
  • 86 (a)
OneToOne
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Npnt 35
  • 88.14 (n)
  • 88.67 (a)
Npnt 16
Npnt 36
  • 85 (a)
OneToOne
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia NPNT 35
  • 98.27 (n)
  • 97.69 (a)
NPNT 36
  • 99 (a)
OneToOne
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia NPNT 36
  • 79 (a)
OneToOne
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia NPNT 36
  • 76 (a)
OneToOne
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves NPNT 35
  • 73.66 (n)
  • 71.5 (a)
NPNT 36
  • 61 (a)
OneToOne
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia NPNT 36
  • 63 (a)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia npnt 35
  • 66.97 (n)
  • 66.07 (a)
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii npnt 35
  • 60.56 (n)
  • 58.72 (a)
npnt 36
  • 53 (a)
OneToOne
worm
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea mua-3 36
  • 4 (a)
OneToMany
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 4 (a)
OneToMany
Species with no ortholog for NPNT:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • 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 NPNT Gene

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

Paralogs for NPNT Gene

Paralogs for NPNT Gene

(11) SIMAP similar genes for NPNT Gene using alignment to 6 proteins:

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Variants for NPNT Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for NPNT Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 04 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs35132891 - 105,938,392(+) CTGCA(C/G)CTGGC reference, missense
rs4340795 - 105,940,573(+) ATAAC(A/G)TACGT reference, missense
rs35613262 - 105,967,259(+) CTCTC(A/C/G)GCCGC reference, missense
rs35488797 - 105,967,269(+) CCTCA(C/G/T)GCATT reference, missense
rs2069092 -- 105,909,834(-) GCATG(A/C)ATAAA intron-variant

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2418320 CNV Deletion 18987734

Variation tolerance for NPNT Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 90.7% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 10.61; 91.31% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for NPNT Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
NPNT

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

Disorders for NPNT Gene

Relevant External Links for NPNT

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
NPNT
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
NPNT
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
NPNT

No disorders were found for NPNT Gene.

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

Publications for NPNT Gene

  1. Identification and characterization of a novel human nephronectin gene in silico. (PMID: 15754038) Huang J.T.-J. … Lee V. (Int. J. Mol. Med. 2005) 2 3 4 23 67
  2. MicroRNA miR-378 regulates nephronectin expression modulating osteoblast differentiation by targeting GalNT-7. (PMID: 19844573) Kahai S. … Yang B.B. (PLoS ONE 2009) 3 23
  3. Proteome analysis of laser microdissected glomeruli from formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded kidneys of autopsies of diabetic patients: nephronectin is associated with the development of diabetic glomerulosclerosis. (PMID: 22172726) Nakatani S. … Wanibuchi H. (Nephrol. Dial. Transplant. 2012) 3
  4. Genome-wide joint meta-analysis of SNP and SNP-by-smoking interaction identifies novel loci for pulmonary function. (PMID: 23284291) Hancock D.B. … London S.J. (PLoS Genet. 2012) 3
  5. Nephronectin expression in glomeruli of renal biopsy specimens from various kidney diseases: nephronectin is expressed in the mesangial matrix expansion of diabetic nephropathy. (PMID: 23689482) Nakatani S. … Inaba M. (Nephron Clin Pract 2012) 3

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