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Aliases for QPCTL Gene

Aliases for QPCTL Gene

  • Glutaminyl-Peptide Cyclotransferase Like 2 3 5
  • Golgi-Resident Glutaminyl-Peptide Cyclotransferase 3 4
  • Glutaminyl Cyclase-Like 2 3
  • EC 4 61
  • IsoQC 3 4
  • GQC 3 4
  • Glutaminyl-Peptide Cyclotransferase-Like Protein 3
  • EC 2.3.2 61

External Ids for QPCTL Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for QPCTL Gene

  • GC19P050888
  • GC19P046195
  • GC19P042624

Summaries for QPCTL Gene

GeneCards Summary for QPCTL Gene

QPCTL (Glutaminyl-Peptide Cyclotransferase Like) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include glutaminyl-peptide cyclotransferase activity. An important paralog of this gene is QPCT.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for QPCTL Gene

  • Responsible for the biosynthesis of pyroglutamyl peptides.

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

Genomics for QPCTL Gene

Regulatory Elements for QPCTL Gene

Enhancers for QPCTL 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
GH19F045074 1.1 ENCODE 21.8 -616.2 -616159 3.7 HDGF PKNOX1 ZFP64 ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 YY1 ZNF143 SP3 SP5 ZNF225 ZNF180 QPCTL CCDC61 ZNF285 ZNF224 IRF2BP1 LOC100379224 ZNF234 DMWD
GH19F045453 1.7 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE 11.3 -237.0 -237026 4.5 MLX ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF2 FOS SP3 SP5 JUNB MXD4 CCDC61 ZNF180 CD3EAP FOSB FBXO46 ENSG00000269148 PPP1R13L IGFL4 LOC93429 IRF2BP1
GH19F045505 1.5 FANTOM5 ENCODE 11.4 -184.5 -184536 5.6 HDGF PKNOX1 CREB3L1 WRNIP1 ARID4B SIN3A YBX1 FEZF1 ZNF2 SLC30A9 VASP PPM1N IRF2BP1 ENSG00000268810 QPCTL LOC105372418 CLASRP BLOC1S3 FBXO46 ZNF296
GH19F045477 1.5 FANTOM5 ENCODE 11.4 -214.1 -214082 2.4 PKNOX1 ARNT CREB3L1 WRNIP1 ARID4B SIN3A ZNF2 YY1 ZNF143 ZNF207 ZNF180 IRF2BP1 CD3EAP FBXO46 CCDC61 ENSG00000269148 PPP1R37 PPM1N ENSG00000268810 VASP
GH19F045427 1.4 FANTOM5 ENCODE 12.2 -263.6 -263648 3.1 HDGF ATF1 ARNT ARID4B ZNF48 ZNF121 GTF3C2 GLIS2 ZNF143 FOS ZNF180 CCDC61 ENSG00000269148 CD3EAP ENSG00000268810 FBXO46 QPCTL ERCC1 ENSG00000266958 ENSG00000267395
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around QPCTL on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

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

Genomic Location for QPCTL Gene

45,692,381 bp from pter
45,703,990 bp from pter
11,610 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for QPCTL Gene

Genes around QPCTL on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

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

RefSeq DNA sequence for QPCTL Gene

Proteins for QPCTL Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Glutaminyl-peptide cyclotransferase-like protein
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q53HE4
    • Q96F74

    Protein attributes for QPCTL Gene

    382 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    42924 Da
    Name=Zn(2+); Xref=ChEBI:CHEBI:29105;
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for QPCTL Gene

    Alternative splice isoforms for QPCTL Gene


neXtProt entry for QPCTL Gene

Selected DME Specific Peptides for QPCTL Gene


Post-translational modifications for QPCTL Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for QPCTL Gene

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Domains & Families for QPCTL Gene

Protein Domains for QPCTL Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for QPCTL Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the glutaminyl-peptide cyclotransferase family.
  • Belongs to the glutaminyl-peptide cyclotransferase family.
genes like me logo Genes that share domains with QPCTL: view

No data available for Gene Families for QPCTL Gene

Function for QPCTL Gene

Molecular function for QPCTL Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
L-glutaminyl-peptide = 5-oxoprolyl-peptide + NH(3).
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Responsible for the biosynthesis of pyroglutamyl peptides.

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for QPCTL Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for QPCTL Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0008270 zinc ion binding IDA 21288892
GO:0016603 glutaminyl-peptide cyclotransferase activity IEA,IDA 18486145
GO:0016740 transferase activity IEA --
GO:0016746 transferase activity, transferring acyl groups IEA --
GO:0046872 metal ion binding IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with QPCTL: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with QPCTL: view

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miRNA for QPCTL Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target QPCTL

Inhibitory RNA Products

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No data available for Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for QPCTL Gene

Localization for QPCTL Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for QPCTL Gene

Golgi apparatus membrane; Single-pass type I membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

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 QPCTL gene
Compartment Confidence
golgi apparatus 5
plasma membrane 1
mitochondrion 1
nucleus 1
cytosol 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for QPCTL Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000139 Golgi membrane IEA --
GO:0005794 Golgi apparatus IDA 18486145
GO:0016020 membrane IEA,IDA 19946888
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with QPCTL: view

Pathways & Interactions for QPCTL Gene

SuperPathways for QPCTL Gene

No Data Available

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for QPCTL Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0017186 peptidyl-pyroglutamic acid biosynthetic process, using glutaminyl-peptide cyclotransferase IDA 18486145
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with QPCTL: view

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

Drugs & Compounds for QPCTL Gene

(1) Additional Compounds for QPCTL Gene - From: HMDB

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
  • Ammonia anhydrous
  • Ammonia inhalant
  • Ammonia solution strong [usan]
  • Ammonia water
  • Ammoniak
genes like me logo Genes that share compounds with QPCTL: view

Transcripts for QPCTL Gene

Unigene Clusters for QPCTL Gene

Glutaminyl-peptide cyclotransferase-like:
Representative Sequences:

Inhibitory RNA Products

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

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6 ^ 7a · 7b
SP2: -

Relevant External Links for QPCTL Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for QPCTL Gene

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

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for QPCTL Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Nasal epithelium (57.9).

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

Protein tissue co-expression partners for QPCTL Gene

- Elite partner

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of QPCTL Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for QPCTL Gene:

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with QPCTL: view

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No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for QPCTL Gene

Orthologs for QPCTL Gene

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

Orthologs for QPCTL Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia QPCTL 35
  • 99 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia QPCTL 34 35
  • 86.3 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia QPCTL 34 35
  • 85.34 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Qpctl 34 16 35
  • 81.85 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Qpctl 34
  • 81.33 (n)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia QPCTL 35
  • 71 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia QPCTL 35
  • 66 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves QPCTL 35
  • 55 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia QPCTL 35
  • 63 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia qpctl 34
  • 54.61 (n)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii qpctla 35
  • 48 (a)
qpctlb 35
  • 47 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta QC 35
  • 39 (a)
CG32413 35
  • 30 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea H27A22.1 35
  • 37 (a)
A. gosspyii yeast
(Ashbya gossypii)
Saccharomycetes AGOS_AER189W 34
  • 50.06 (n)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes YFR018C 34
  • 45.12 (n)
-- 35
  • 29 (a)
K. lactis yeast
(Kluyveromyces lactis)
Saccharomycetes KLLA0D04576g 34
  • 44.92 (n)
bread mold
(Neurospora crassa)
Ascomycetes NCU09018 34
  • 53.07 (n)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 35
  • 34 (a)
Species where no ortholog for QPCTL was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • 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)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • 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)
  • 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 QPCTL Gene

Gene Tree for QPCTL (if available)
Gene Tree for QPCTL (if available)

Paralogs for QPCTL Gene

Paralogs for QPCTL Gene

(1) SIMAP similar genes for QPCTL Gene using alignment to 2 proteins:

genes like me logo Genes that share paralogs with QPCTL: view

Variants for QPCTL Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for QPCTL Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 19 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs1008773 -- 45,698,397(+) actga(C/T)tcgga intron-variant
rs10410910 -- 45,702,519(+) AGCAC(G/T)TTGGG intron-variant
rs10413338 -- 45,697,044(+) gaaac(C/T)gagag intron-variant
rs10426987 -- 45,692,152(+) AAGGC(A/G)GTCTG intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB
rs10445552 -- 45,699,007(+) ccagt(C/G)tgggc intron-variant, downstream-variant-500B

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
esv3644509 CNV gain 21293372

Variation tolerance for QPCTL Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 73.9% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 4.08; 60.90% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for QPCTL Gene

SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for

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

Disorders for QPCTL Gene

Relevant External Links for QPCTL

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:

No disorders were found for QPCTL Gene.

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

Publications for QPCTL Gene

  1. Structures of human Golgi-resident glutaminyl cyclase and its complexes with inhibitors reveal a large loop movement upon inhibitor binding. (PMID: 21288892) Huang K.F. … Wang A.H. (J. Biol. Chem. 2011) 3 4 64
  2. Association analyses of 249,796 individuals reveal 18 new loci associated with body mass index. (PMID: 20935630) Speliotes E.K. … Loos R.J. (Nat. Genet. 2010) 3 46 64
  3. Isolation of an isoenzyme of human glutaminyl cyclase: retention in the Golgi complex suggests involvement in the protein maturation machinery. (PMID: 18486145) Cynis H. … Schilling S. (J. Mol. Biol. 2008) 3 4 64
  4. FIH Regulates Cellular Metabolism through Hydroxylation of the Deubiquitinase OTUB1. (PMID: 26752685) Scholz C.C. … Taylor C.T. (PLoS Biol. 2016) 3 64
  5. The BioPlex Network: A Systematic Exploration of the Human Interactome. (PMID: 26186194) Huttlin E.L. … Gygi S.P. (Cell 2015) 3 64

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