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Aliases for RALGAPA1 Gene

Aliases for RALGAPA1 Gene

  • Ral GTPase Activating Protein, Alpha Subunit 1 (Catalytic) 2 3
  • Tuberin-Like Protein 1 2 3 4
  • GARNL1 3 4 6
  • TULIP1 3 4 6
  • GRIPE 3 4 6
  • GTPase Activating Rap/RanGAP Domain-Like 1 2 3
  • GAP-Related Interacting Protein To E12 2 3
  • GTPase Activating RANGAP Domain-Like 1 2 3
  • KIAA0884 4 6
  • P240 3 4
  • Ral GTPase-Activating Protein Subunit Alpha-1 3
  • GTPase-Activating Rap/Ran-GAP Domain-Like 1 4
  • GAP-Related-Interacting Partner To E12 4
  • RalGAPalpha1 3

External Ids for RALGAPA1 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for RALGAPA1 Gene

  • GARNL1

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for RALGAPA1 Gene

  • GC14M035080
  • GC14M036008
  • GC14M016121

Summaries for RALGAPA1 Gene

GeneCards Summary for RALGAPA1 Gene

RALGAPA1 (Ral GTPase Activating Protein, Alpha Subunit 1 (Catalytic)) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Integrated Breast Cancer Pathway. GO annotations related to this gene include protein heterodimerization activity. An important paralog of this gene is TSC2.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RALGAPA1 Gene

  • Catalytic subunit of the heterodimeric RalGAP1 complex which acts as a GTPase activator for the Ras-like small GTPases RALA and RALB.

Gene Wiki entry for RALGAPA1 Gene

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for RALGAPA1 Gene

Genomics for RALGAPA1 Gene

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Genomic Location for RALGAPA1 Gene

35,538,352 bp from pter
35,809,304 bp from pter
270,953 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for RALGAPA1 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for RALGAPA1 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for RALGAPA1 Gene

No data available for Regulatory Elements for RALGAPA1 Gene

Proteins for RALGAPA1 Gene

  • Protein details for RALGAPA1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Ral GTPase-activating protein subunit alpha-1
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A6NMA4
    • B9EK38
    • C5NU19
    • O94960
    • Q6GYP9
    • Q6ZT23
    • Q86YF3
    • Q86YF5
    • Q8ND69

    Protein attributes for RALGAPA1 Gene

    2036 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    229832 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Component of the heterodimeric RalGAP1 complex with RALGAPB. Heterodimerization is required for activity. Interacts with the HLH region of TCF3/isoform E12 (By similarity).
    • Sequence=BAC86772.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Alternative splice isoforms for RALGAPA1 Gene

neXtProt entry for RALGAPA1 Gene

Proteomics data for RALGAPA1 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for RALGAPA1 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for RALGAPA1 Gene

Domains for RALGAPA1 Gene

Protein Domains for RALGAPA1 Gene


Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for RALGAPA1 Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Q6GYQ0
  • Contains 1 Rap-GAP domain.
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Function for RALGAPA1 Gene

Molecular function for RALGAPA1 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: Catalytic subunit of the heterodimeric RalGAP1 complex which acts as a GTPase activator for the Ras-like small GTPases RALA and RALB.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for RALGAPA1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005096 GTPase activator activity ISS --
GO:0005488 binding --
GO:0046982 protein heterodimerization activity IPI 19520869
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Phenotypes for RALGAPA1 Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for RALGAPA1:
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miRNA for RALGAPA1 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target RALGAPA1

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for RALGAPA1 Gene

Localization for RALGAPA1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RALGAPA1 Gene

Cytoplasm. Nucleus. Note=Translocated to the nucleus, when associated with TCF3/E12. {ECO:0000250}.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for RALGAPA1 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for RALGAPA1 gene
Compartment Confidence
mitochondrion 4
nucleus 4
cytosol 3
extracellular 1
peroxisome 1
plasma membrane 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for RALGAPA1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus ISS --
GO:0005737 cytoplasm ISS --
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Pathways for RALGAPA1 Gene

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Pathways by source for RALGAPA1 Gene

1 BioSystems pathway for RALGAPA1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for RALGAPA1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006355 regulation of transcription, DNA-templated IEA --
GO:0043547 positive regulation of GTPase activity --
GO:0051056 regulation of small GTPase mediated signal transduction --
GO:0090630 activation of GTPase activity ISS --
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Transcripts for RALGAPA1 Gene

Unigene Clusters for RALGAPA1 Gene

Ral GTPase activating protein, alpha subunit 1 (catalytic):
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for RALGAPA1 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for RALGAPA1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for RALGAPA1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for RALGAPA1 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for RALGAPA1 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for RALGAPA1 Gene Hs.113150

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for RALGAPA1 Gene

Tissue specificity: Widely expressed.
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No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues for RALGAPA1 Gene

Orthologs for RALGAPA1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for RALGAPA1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia RALGAPA1 35
  • 99.74 (n)
  • 99.71 (a)
  • 97 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia GARNL1 36
  • 94 (a)
  • 93.99 (n)
  • 96.71 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Ralgapa1 35
  • 90.85 (n)
  • 94.49 (a)
Ralgapa1 16
Ralgapa1 36
  • 95 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia RALGAPA1 36
  • 87 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia RALGAPA1 36
  • 91 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Ralgapa1 35
  • 91.08 (n)
  • 94.49 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves RALGAPA1 35
  • 81.47 (n)
  • 88.13 (a)
  • 87 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia -- 36
  • 86 (a)
-- 36
  • 89 (a)
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii ralgapa1 35
  • 67.68 (n)
  • 75.47 (a)
ralgapa1 36
  • 74 (a)
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP004143 35
  • 46.9 (n)
  • 42.6 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG5521 35
  • 48.68 (n)
  • 42.41 (a)
CG5521 36
  • 35 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea Y18H1A.3 36
  • 26 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 42 (a)
Species with no ortholog for RALGAPA1:
  • 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)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • dog (Canis familiaris)
  • 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 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for RALGAPA1 Gene

Gene Tree for RALGAPA1 (if available)
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Paralogs for RALGAPA1 Gene

Paralogs for RALGAPA1 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for RALGAPA1 Gene using alignment to 4 proteins: Pseudogenes for RALGAPA1 Gene

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Variants for RALGAPA1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for RALGAPA1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 14 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs723718 -- 35,650,997(-) tgtgt(A/G)ttgct intron-variant
rs973180 -- 35,606,405(+) TGTGT(A/G)TGTAA intron-variant
rs1008259 -- 35,764,173(-) tttga(A/G)gctgc intron-variant
rs1009920 -- 35,773,789(-) AACAG(C/T)AGTAA intron-variant
rs1116512 -- 35,754,858(-) cagtt(C/T)gctcc intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for RALGAPA1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv901620 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv525294 CNV Loss 19592680
nsv456206 CNV Loss 19166990
dgv1873n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv901623 CNV Loss 21882294
dgv1874n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv901627 CNV Loss 21882294
esv272125 CNV Insertion 20981092
dgv1875n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv901630 CNV Loss 21882294
esv2549342 CNV Deletion 19546169
nsv1241 CNV Insertion 18451855
nsv901631 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv507742 CNV Insertion 20534489

Relevant External Links for RALGAPA1 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RALGAPA1 Gene

Disorders for RALGAPA1 Gene

Relevant External Links for RALGAPA1

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
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No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RALGAPA1 Gene

Publications for RALGAPA1 Gene

  1. Cloning, genomic structure and expression profile of TULIP1 (GARNL1), a brain-expressed candidate gene for 14q13-linked neurological phenotypes and its murine homolog. (PMID: 15498464) Schwarzbraun T. … Petek E. (Genomics 2004) 3 4 23
  2. Tuberous sclerosis tumor suppressor complex-like complexes act as GTPase-activating proteins for Ral GTPases. (PMID: 19520869) Shirakawa R. … Horiuchi H. (J. Biol. Chem. 2009) 2 3 4
  3. Prediction of the coding sequences of unidentified human genes. XII. The complete sequences of 100 new cDNA clones from brain which code for large proteins in vitro. (PMID: 10048485) Nagase T. … Ohara O. (DNA Res. 1998) 3 4
  4. Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs. (PMID: 14702039) Ota T. … Sugano S. (Nat. Genet. 2004) 3 4
  5. 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

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