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Aliases for PRSS27 Gene

Aliases for PRSS27 Gene

  • Protease, Serine 27 2 3
  • Pancreasin 3 4
  • Marapsin 3 4
  • MPN 3 4
  • Channel-Activating Protease 2 3
  • Serine Protease 27 3
  • EC 63
  • EC 63
  • EC 3.4.21.- 4
  • EC 3.4.21 63
  • CAPH2 3

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PRSS27 Gene

  • GC16U990229
  • GC16M002704
  • GC16M002705
  • GC16M002733
  • GC16M002768

Summaries for PRSS27 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for PRSS27 Gene

  • Pancreasin is a pancreatic tryptic serine peptidase that cleaves peptides after an arginine residue.[supplied by OMIM, Sep 2003]

GeneCards Summary for PRSS27 Gene

PRSS27 (Protease, Serine 27) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include serine-type endopeptidase activity. An important paralog of this gene is TPSAB1.

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for PRSS27 Gene

Genomics for PRSS27 Gene

Regulatory Elements for PRSS27 Gene

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Genomic Location for PRSS27 Gene

2,712,418 bp from pter
2,720,551 bp from pter
8,134 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for PRSS27 Gene

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Genomic Location for PRSS27 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for PRSS27 Gene

Proteins for PRSS27 Gene

  • Protein details for PRSS27 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Serine protease 27
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:

    Protein attributes for PRSS27 Gene

    290 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    31940 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for PRSS27 Gene

Proteomics data for PRSS27 Gene at MOPED

Selected DME Specific Peptides for PRSS27 Gene

Post-translational modifications for PRSS27 Gene

Other Protein References for PRSS27 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

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  • R&D Systems Antibodies for PRSS27 (Marapsin/Pancreasin)

Domains for PRSS27 Gene

Gene Families for PRSS27 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for PRSS27 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 peptidase S1 domain.
  • Belongs to the peptidase S1 family.
  • Contains 1 peptidase S1 domain.
  • Belongs to the peptidase S1 family.
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Function for PRSS27 Gene

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for PRSS27 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for PRSS27 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003824 catalytic activity --
GO:0004252 serine-type endopeptidase activity IEA --
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No data available for Molecular function , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for PRSS27 Gene

Localization for PRSS27 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PRSS27 Gene


Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for PRSS27 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for PRSS27 gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 5
plasma membrane 2
endoplasmic reticulum 1
lysosome 1
mitochondrion 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for PRSS27 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005576 extracellular region IEA --
GO:0005886 plasma membrane IEA --
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Pathways for PRSS27 Gene

SuperPathways for PRSS27 Gene

No Data Available

Interacting Proteins for PRSS27 Gene

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Selected Interacting proteins: ENSP00000306390 for PRSS27 Gene via STRING

Symbol External ID(s) Details

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for PRSS27 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006508 proteolysis IEA --
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No data available for Pathways by source for PRSS27 Gene

Transcripts for PRSS27 Gene

Unigene Clusters for PRSS27 Gene

Protease, serine 27:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for PRSS27 Gene

No ASD Table

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Expression for PRSS27 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for PRSS27 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for PRSS27 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Esophagus - Mucosa (28.2), Vagina (8.3), and Cervix - Ectocervix (5.8).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for PRSS27 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Cervix (54.2) and Saliva (7.5).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for PRSS27 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for PRSS27 Gene Hs.332878

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for PRSS27 Gene

Tissue specificity: Expressed predominantly in the pancreas.
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Expression partners for PRSS27 Gene

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Orthologs for PRSS27 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for PRSS27 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia PRSS27 35
  • 84.63 (n)
  • 82.16 (a)
PRSS27 36
  • 74 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia PRSS27 35
  • 85.27 (n)
  • 84.42 (a)
PRSS27 36
  • 36 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Prss27 35
  • 81.87 (n)
  • 78.83 (a)
Prss27 16
Prss27 36
  • 68 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia PRSS27 35
  • 98.85 (n)
  • 98.28 (a)
PRSS27 36
  • 98 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Prss27 35
  • 79.32 (n)
  • 77.74 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia PRSS27 36
  • 69 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia PRSS27 36
  • 67 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia -- 36
  • 48 (a)
-- 36
  • 48 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia LOC100495333 35
  • 53.04 (n)
  • 48.7 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii LOC100001520 35
  • 50.07 (n)
  • 47.06 (a)
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP004569 35
  • 46.46 (n)
  • 39 (a)
Species with no ortholog for PRSS27:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for PRSS27 Gene

Gene Tree for PRSS27 (if available)
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Paralogs for PRSS27 Gene Pseudogenes for PRSS27 Gene

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Variants for PRSS27 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for PRSS27 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 16 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs757167 -- 2,717,177(-) CCTGG(A/G)AGAGG intron-variant
rs2074367 -- 2,719,914(-) TGGGA(A/G)GTGTG intron-variant
rs2878362 -- 2,714,582(+) acaag(A/T)tctct intron-variant
rs3112671 -- 2,721,228(+) GCCGG(A/G)CCGTG upstream-variant-2KB
rs4387602 -- 2,713,527(+) CTCCC(A/C)CCTTG splice-donor-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for PRSS27 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv2422427 CNV Duplication 17116639
dgv2545n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv905139 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv2570n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv905152 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv793e1 CNV Complex 17122850
nsv833123 CNV Gain+Loss 17160897
nsv905158 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv2572n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv905161 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv905162 CNV Gain 21882294
nsv905164 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv471073 CNV Loss 18288195
nsv905165 CNV Loss 21882294

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HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PRSS27 Gene

Disorders for PRSS27 Gene

No disorders were found for PRSS27 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships , Genatlas and External Links for PRSS27 Gene

Publications for PRSS27 Gene

  1. Structure and activity of human pancreasin, a novel tryptic serine peptidase expressed primarily by the pancreas. (PMID: 12441343) Bhagwandin V.J. … Caughey G.H. (J. Biol. Chem. 2003) 3 4 23
  2. The serine protease marapsin is expressed in stratified squamous epithelia and is up-regulated in the hyperproliferative epidermis of psoriasis and regenerating wounds. (PMID: 18948266) Li W. … Kirchhofer D. (J. Biol. Chem. 2009) 3 23
  3. The secreted protein discovery initiative (SPDI), a large-scale effort to identify novel human secreted and transmembrane proteins: a bioinformatics assessment. (PMID: 12975309) Clark H.F. … Gray A.M. (Genome Res. 2003) 3 4
  4. 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
  5. Mutational tail loss is an evolutionary mechanism for liberating marapsins and other type I serine proteases from transmembrane anchors. (PMID: 23447538) Raman K. … Caughey G.H. (J. Biol. Chem. 2013) 3

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