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Aliases for OLFM4 Gene

Aliases for OLFM4 Gene

  • Olfactomedin 4 2 3 5
  • G-CSF-Stimulated Clone 1 Protein 3 4
  • Antiapoptotic Protein GW112 3 4
  • GW112 3 4
  • HGC-1 3 4
  • HOLfD 3 4
  • OLM4 3 4
  • Olfactomedin-4 3
  • BA209J19.1 3
  • UNQ362 3
  • OlfD 3
  • GC1 3

External Ids for OLFM4 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for OLFM4 Gene

  • GC13P051401
  • GC13P052500
  • GC13P053602
  • GC13P034317

Summaries for OLFM4 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for OLFM4 Gene

  • This gene was originally cloned from human myeloblasts and found to be selectively expressed in inflammed colonic epithelium. This gene encodes a member of the olfactomedin family. The encoded protein is an antiapoptotic factor that promotes tumor growth and is an extracellular matrix glycoprotein that facilitates cell adhesion. [provided by RefSeq, Mar 2011]

GeneCards Summary for OLFM4 Gene

OLFM4 (Olfactomedin 4) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with OLFM4 include Pancreatic Cancer. Among its related pathways are Immune System and Adhesion. GO annotations related to this gene include protein homodimerization activity and cadherin binding. An important paralog of this gene is OLFML2B.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for OLFM4 Gene

  • May promote proliferation of pancreatic cancer cells by favoring the transition from the S to G2/M phase. In myeloid leukemic cell lines, inhibits cell growth and induces cell differentiation and apoptosis. May play a role in the inhibition of EIF4EBP1 phosphorylation/deactivation. Facilitates cell adhesion, most probably through interaction with cell surface lectins and cadherin.

No data available for Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for OLFM4 Gene

Genomics for OLFM4 Gene

Regulatory Elements for OLFM4 Gene

Enhancers for OLFM4 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
GH13F052954 0.7 Ensembl ENCODE 5.5 -73.1 -73064 1.7 PKNOX1 POU5F1 OLFM4 GC13M052802
GH13F053015 0.2 ENCODE 10.6 -13.5 -13501 0.2 OLFM4 GC13M052802
GH13F053126 0.2 ENCODE 9.9 +98.5 98495 1.5 OLFM4 GC13P053121 LINC01065
GH13F053010 0.4 ENCODE 0.3 -18.1 -18072 1.3 ESRRA FOS OLFM4 GC13M052802
GH13F052920 1.1 FANTOM5 ENCODE 0.1 -107.4 -107387 1.2 PKNOX1 MXI1 USF1 MAX BMI1 CBX5 NFE2 CREM CHD2 SRF PPIAP26 GC13M052802 OLFM4
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around OLFM4 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for OLFM4 Gene

Chromosome:
13
Start:
53,028,741 bp from pter
End:
53,052,061 bp from pter
Size:
23,321 bases
Orientation:
Plus strand

Genomic View for OLFM4 Gene

Genes around OLFM4 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
OLFM4 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for OLFM4 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for OLFM4 Gene

Proteins for OLFM4 Gene

  • Protein details for OLFM4 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Q6UX06-OLFM4_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Olfactomedin-4
    Protein Accession:
    Q6UX06
    Secondary Accessions:
    • O95362
    • Q5VWG0
    • Q86T22

    Protein attributes for OLFM4 Gene

    Size:
    510 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    57280 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Homomultimer; disulfide-linked. Interacts with NDUFA13. Interacts with cell surface lectins (locutions ricinus communis agglutinin I, concanavalin-A and wheat germ agglutinin) and cadherin.
    SequenceCaution:
    • Sequence=AAC72970.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305}; Sequence=AAC72970.1; Type=Frameshift; Positions=Several; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

neXtProt entry for OLFM4 Gene

Post-translational modifications for OLFM4 Gene

Other Protein References for OLFM4 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

Antibody Products

  • R&D Systems Antibodies for OLFM4 (Olfactomedin-4/OLFM4)
  • Cloud-Clone Corp. Antibodies for OLFM4

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for OLFM4 Gene

Domains & Families for OLFM4 Gene

Protein Domains for OLFM4 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for OLFM4 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q6UX06

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

OLFM4_HUMAN :
  • The olfactomedin-like domain is involved in the interaction with cadherin.
Domain:
  • The olfactomedin-like domain is involved in the interaction with cadherin.
  • Contains 1 olfactomedin-like domain.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with OLFM4: view

No data available for Gene Families for OLFM4 Gene

Function for OLFM4 Gene

Molecular function for OLFM4 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
May promote proliferation of pancreatic cancer cells by favoring the transition from the S to G2/M phase. In myeloid leukemic cell lines, inhibits cell growth and induces cell differentiation and apoptosis. May play a role in the inhibition of EIF4EBP1 phosphorylation/deactivation. Facilitates cell adhesion, most probably through interaction with cell surface lectins and cadherin.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Induction:
By retinoic acid. This induction requires functional NFKB pathway.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for OLFM4 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003824 catalytic activity IEA --
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 25416956
GO:0042803 protein homodimerization activity IMP 16566923
GO:0045296 cadherin binding IMP 16566923
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with OLFM4: view
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Animal Models for OLFM4 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for OLFM4:

Animal Model Products

  • Taconic Biosciences Mouse Models for OLFM4

miRNA for OLFM4 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target OLFM4

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 OLFM4 Gene

Localization for OLFM4 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for OLFM4 Gene

Secreted, extracellular space. Mitochondrion. Note=Subcellular location is not clearly defined: has been shown to be secreted (PubMed:16566923), but also in the mitochondrion (PubMed:15059901 and PubMed:20724538), cytoplasm and plasma membrane (PubMed:20724538) and in the nucleus (PubMed:15059901). {ECO:0000269 PubMed:15059901, ECO:0000269 PubMed:16566923, ECO:0000269 PubMed:20724538}.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Extracellular space Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi Apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion 0 1 2 3 4 5 Confidence
COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for OLFM4 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 5
extracellular 5
mitochondrion 5
cytosol 1
lysosome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for OLFM4 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005576 extracellular region IEA --
GO:0005615 extracellular space IMP 16566923
GO:0005739 mitochondrion IEA --
GO:0005886 plasma membrane IDA 16566923
GO:0030141 NOT secretory granule IDA 23922742
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with OLFM4: view

Pathways & Interactions for OLFM4 Gene

SuperPathways for OLFM4 Gene

SuperPathway Contained pathways
1 Immune System
2 Adhesion
genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with OLFM4: view

Pathways by source for OLFM4 Gene

1 Cell Signaling Technology pathway for OLFM4 Gene
2 Reactome pathways for OLFM4 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for OLFM4 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0007155 cell adhesion IEA --
GO:0010939 NOT regulation of necrotic cell death IMP 23922742
GO:0042981 NOT regulation of apoptotic process IMP 23922742
GO:0050764 NOT regulation of phagocytosis IMP 23922742
GO:0051260 protein homooligomerization IMP 16566923
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with OLFM4: view

No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for OLFM4 Gene

Transcripts for OLFM4 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for OLFM4 Gene

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

Unigene Clusters for OLFM4 Gene

Olfactomedin 4:
Representative Sequences:

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

Flow Cytometry Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for OLFM4 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b · 4c ^ 5a · 5b ^ 6a · 6b · 6c
SP1: - -
SP2: - - - - - -
SP3: -
SP4:

Relevant External Links for OLFM4 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
OLFM4
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
OLFM4

Expression for OLFM4 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for OLFM4 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for OLFM4 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Small Intestine - Terminal Ileum (x17.7), Pancreas (x11.4), Vagina (x7.7), and Colon - Transverse (x7.1).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for OLFM4 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Islet of Langerhans (29.4), Neutrophil (18.8), Pancreatic juice (8.8), and Urine (6.7).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for OLFM4 Gene



Protein tissue co-expression partners for OLFM4 Gene

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of OLFM4 Gene:

OLFM4

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for OLFM4 Gene:

Hs.508113

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for OLFM4 Gene:

Q6UX06-OLFM4_HUMAN
Tissue specificity: Expressed during myeloid lineage development. Much higher expression in bone marrow neutrophils than in peripheral blood neutrophils (at protein level). Strongly expressed in the prostate, small intestine and colon and moderately expressed in the bone marrow and stomach. Overexpressed in some pancreatic cancer tissues.
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with OLFM4: view

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Orthologs for OLFM4 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for OLFM4 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia OLFM4 34 35
  • 99.48 (n)
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia OLFM4 34 35
  • 85.61 (n)
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia OLFM4 34 35
  • 81.77 (n)
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Olfm4 34
  • 79.68 (n)
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Olfm4 34 16 35
  • 79.01 (n)
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia OLFM4 35
  • 65 (a)
OneToOne
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia OLFM4 35
  • 65 (a)
OneToOne
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves OLFM4 34 35
  • 65.98 (n)
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia OLFM4 35
  • 61 (a)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia olfm4 34
  • 58.15 (n)
Str.6175 34
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Tiarin 34
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii LOC569427 34
  • 50.32 (n)
OLFM4 (7 of 8) 35
  • 37 (a)
OneToMany
OLFM4 (2 of 8) 35
  • 35 (a)
OneToMany
OLFM4 (8 of 8) 35
  • 35 (a)
OneToMany
OLFM4 (1 of 8) 35
  • 34 (a)
OneToMany
OLFM4 (4 of 8) 35
  • 30 (a)
OneToMany
OLFM4 (5 of 8) 35
  • 28 (a)
OneToMany
OLFM4 (6 of 8) 35
  • 27 (a)
OneToMany
OLFM4 (3 of 8) 35
  • 26 (a)
OneToMany
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG6867 35
  • 9 (a)
OneToMany
worm
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea cof-2 35
  • 15 (a)
ManyToMany
unc-122 35
  • 13 (a)
ManyToMany
Species where no ortholog for OLFM4 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • 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)
  • 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 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for OLFM4 Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for OLFM4 (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for OLFM4 (if available)

Paralogs for OLFM4 Gene

Paralogs for OLFM4 Gene

Pseudogenes.org Pseudogenes for OLFM4 Gene

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Variants for OLFM4 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for OLFM4 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 13 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs111245170 -- 53,041,353(+) TTCTC(C/T)GAAGC intron-variant
rs111245925 -- 53,034,683(+) ATGAG(A/C/G)GCACA intron-variant
rs111258402 -- 53,038,265(+) ACTAC(C/T)GCCCT intron-variant
rs111454458 -- 53,028,666(+) ACAAG(C/G)TGTGG upstream-variant-2KB
rs111736769 -- 53,031,207(+) CTTTT(C/T)TTTTA intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for OLFM4 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv3632112 CNV loss 21293372
nsv832613 CNV gain 17160897

Variation tolerance for OLFM4 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 60.5% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 2.39; 42.38% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for OLFM4 Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for
OLFM4

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for OLFM4 Gene

Disorders for OLFM4 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(1) MalaCards diseases for OLFM4 Gene - From: DISEASES and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
pancreatic cancer
  • pancreatic carcinoma, somatic
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
Search OLFM4 in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

Relevant External Links for OLFM4

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
OLFM4
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
OLFM4
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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for OLFM4 Gene

Publications for OLFM4 Gene

  1. A genome-wide association meta-analysis identifies new childhood obesity loci. (PMID: 22484627) Bradfield J.P. … Grant S.F. (Nat. Genet. 2012) 3 46 64
  2. Olfactomedin 4 is a novel target gene of retinoic acids and 5-aza-2'- deoxycytidine involved in human myeloid leukemia cell growth, differentiation, and apoptosis. (PMID: 20724538) Liu W. … Rodgers G.P. (Blood 2010) 3 4 64
  3. Serum olfactomedin 4 (GW112, hGC-1) in combination with Reg IV is a highly sensitive biomarker for gastric cancer patients. (PMID: 19670418) Oue N. … Yasui W. (Int. J. Cancer 2009) 3 22 64
  4. Olfactomedin 4 promotes S-phase transition in proliferation of pancreatic cancer cells. (PMID: 17270022) Kobayashi D. … Watanabe N. (Cancer Sci. 2007) 4 22 64
  5. The glycoprotein hGC-1 binds to cadherin and lectins. (PMID: 16566923) Liu W. … Rodgers G.P. (Exp. Cell Res. 2006) 3 4 64

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