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Aliases for RARB Gene

Aliases for RARB Gene

  • Retinoic Acid Receptor, Beta 2 3
  • Nuclear Receptor Subfamily 1 Group B Member 2 3 4
  • HBV-Activated Protein 3 4
  • RAR-Epsilon 3 4
  • RAR-Beta 3 4
  • NR1B2 3 4
  • HAP 3 4
  • Retinoic Acid Receptor, Beta Polypeptide 3
  • Hepatitis B Virus Activated Protein 3
  • MCOPS12 3
  • RRB2 3

External Ids for RARB Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for RARB Gene

  • GC03P025167
  • GC03P025066
  • GC03P025191
  • GC03P025192
  • GC03P025444

Summaries for RARB Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for RARB Gene

  • This gene encodes retinoic acid receptor beta, a member of the thyroid-steroid hormone receptor superfamily of nuclear transcriptional regulators. This receptor localizes to the cytoplasm and to subnuclear compartments. It binds retinoic acid, the biologically active form of vitamin A which mediates cellular signalling in embryonic morphogenesis, cell growth and differentiation. It is thought that this protein limits growth of many cell types by regulating gene expression. The gene was first identified in a hepatocellular carcinoma where it flanks a hepatitis B virus integration site. Alternate promoter usage and differential splicing result in multiple transcript variants. [provided by RefSeq, Mar 2014]

GeneCards Summary for RARB Gene

RARB (Retinoic Acid Receptor, Beta) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with RARB include microphthalmia, syndromic 12 and chromosome 3p deletion. Among its related pathways are Signaling by GPCR and Pathways in cancer. GO annotations related to this gene include transcription factor activity, sequence-specific DNA binding and protein complex binding. An important paralog of this gene is NR1I2.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RARB Gene

  • Receptor for retinoic acid. Retinoic acid receptors bind as heterodimers to their target response elements in response to their ligands, all-trans or 9-cis retinoic acid, and regulate gene expression in various biological processes. The RXR/RAR heterodimers bind to the retinoic acid response elements (RARE) composed of tandem 5-AGGTCA-3 sites known as DR1-DR5. In the absence or presence of hormone ligand, acts mainly as an activator of gene expression due to weak binding to corepressors. In concert with RARG, required for skeletal growth, matrix homeostasis and growth plate function.

Tocris Summary for RARB Gene

  • Retinoic acid receptors (RARs) are nuclear hormone receptors of the NR1B class, which function as heterodimers with retinoid X receptors (RXRs). There are three distinct RAR subtypes: RARalpha, present in most tissue types; and RARbeta and RARgamma, with more selective expression.

Gene Wiki entry for RARB Gene

No data available for PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for RARB Gene

Genomics for RARB Gene

Regulatory Elements for RARB Gene

Genomic Location for RARB Gene

Chromosome:
3
Start:
25,174,332 bp from pter
End:
25,597,932 bp from pter
Size:
423,601 bases
Orientation:
Plus strand

Genomic View for RARB Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for RARB Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for RARB Gene

Proteins for RARB Gene

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

    Protein Symbol:
    P10826-RARB_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Retinoic acid receptor beta
    Protein Accession:
    P10826
    Secondary Accessions:
    • P12891
    • Q00989
    • Q15298
    • Q9UN48

    Protein attributes for RARB Gene

    Size:
    455 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    50489 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Homodimer (By similarity). Heterodimer; with a RXR molecule. Binds DNA preferentially as a RAR/RXR heterodimer (By similarity). Interacts weakly with NCOR2.
    SequenceCaution:
    • Sequence=CAA27637.1; Type=Erroneous gene model prediction; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for RARB Gene

    Alternative splice isoforms for RARB Gene

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

neXtProt entry for RARB Gene

Proteomics data for RARB Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for RARB Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Antibody Products

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No data available for DME Specific Peptides for RARB Gene

Domains & Families for RARB Gene

Gene Families for RARB Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

P10826

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

RARB_HUMAN :
  • Composed of three domains: a modulating N-terminal domain, a DNA-binding domain and a C-terminal ligand-binding domain
  • Belongs to the nuclear hormone receptor family. NR1 subfamily.
Domain:
  • Composed of three domains: a modulating N-terminal domain, a DNA-binding domain and a C-terminal ligand-binding domain
  • Contains 1 nuclear receptor DNA-binding domain.
Family:
  • Belongs to the nuclear hormone receptor family. NR1 subfamily.
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Function for RARB Gene

Molecular function for RARB Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry:
retinoic acid receptor binding and activated by both all-trans (T-RA) and its 9-cis isomer (9-cis-RA) retinoic acids,beta subunit ,steroid/thyroid hormone receptor superfamily
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Receptor for retinoic acid. Retinoic acid receptors bind as heterodimers to their target response elements in response to their ligands, all-trans or 9-cis retinoic acid, and regulate gene expression in various biological processes. The RXR/RAR heterodimers bind to the retinoic acid response elements (RARE) composed of tandem 5-AGGTCA-3 sites known as DR1-DR5. In the absence or presence of hormone ligand, acts mainly as an activator of gene expression due to weak binding to corepressors. In concert with RARG, required for skeletal growth, matrix homeostasis and growth plate function.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for RARB Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0003677 DNA binding TAS 2153268
GO:0003700 transcription factor activity, sequence-specific DNA binding --
GO:0003707 steroid hormone receptor activity IEA --
GO:0003708 retinoic acid receptor activity IEA --
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 7565739
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Animal Models for RARB Gene

MGI Knock Outs for RARB:

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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for RARB Gene

Localization for RARB Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RARB Gene

Isoform Beta-1: Nucleus.
Isoform Beta-2: Nucleus.
Isoform Beta-4: Cytoplasm.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for RARB Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for RARB gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 5

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for RARB Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IDA 18845237
GO:0005654 nucleoplasm TAS --
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IEA --
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Pathways & Interactions for RARB Gene

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PCR Array Products

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SIGNOR curated interactions for RARB Gene

Activates:
Is activated by:

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for RARB Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006351 transcription, DNA-templated --
GO:0006355 regulation of transcription, DNA-templated IEA --
GO:0006367 transcription initiation from RNA polymerase II promoter TAS --
GO:0007165 signal transduction TAS 2833708
GO:0010467 gene expression TAS --
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Drugs & Compounds for RARB Gene

(52) Drugs for RARB Gene - From: NovoSeek, DGIdb, DrugBank, IUPHAR, HMDB, Tocris, and ApexBio

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
Adapalene Approved Pharma binder, Target, agonist RAR尾 and RAR纬 agonist 64
Tazarotene Approved, Investigational Pharma binder, Target, agonist Topical retinoid;antiproliferative;inducer of TIG3 tumor suppressor 38
Acitretin Approved Pharma Target, agonist Metabolite of etretinate 29
Tamibarotene Approved, Investigational Pharma Agonist, binder, Target, agonist RARα agonist 0
Tretinoin Approved, Investigational Nutra Agonist, binder 200

(38) Additional Compounds for RARB Gene - From: NovoSeek, IUPHAR, and Tocris

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
Am 580
102121-60-8
Cd 437
125316-60-1
retinoic acid
302-79-4
9-cis-retinoic acid
  • 15-Apo-beta-caroten-15-oate
  • 15-Apo-beta-caroten-15-oic acid
  • 9-cis-Retinoate
  • 9-cis-Retinoic acid
  • 9-cis-Tretinoin
Agonist
Liarozole hydrochloride
145858-50-0
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Transcripts for RARB Gene

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

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for RARB Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
RARB
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
RARB

Expression for RARB Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for RARB Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for RARB Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Placenta (68.8).

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



SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for RARB Gene Hs.654490

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Protein tissue co-expression partners for RARB Gene

Primer Products

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In Situ Assay Products

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for RARB Gene

Orthologs for RARB Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for RARB Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia RARB 35
  • 96.5 (n)
  • 99.55 (a)
RARB 36
  • 100 (a)
OneToOne
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Rarb 35
  • 91 (n)
  • 98.44 (a)
Rarb 16
Rarb 36
  • 98 (a)
OneToOne
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia RARB 35
  • 99.7 (n)
  • 100 (a)
RARB 36
  • 100 (a)
OneToOne
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Rarb 35
  • 90.77 (n)
  • 98.21 (a)
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia RARB 36
  • 90 (a)
OneToOne
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia RARB 36
  • 85 (a)
OneToOne
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia RARB 36
  • 88 (a)
OneToOne
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves RARB 35
  • 86.45 (n)
  • 96.21 (a)
RARB 36
  • 85 (a)
OneToOne
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia RARB 36
  • 94 (a)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia rarb 35
  • 81.28 (n)
  • 90.83 (a)
Str.2838 35
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia LOC397983 35
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii rarga 35
  • 68.44 (n)
  • 75.93 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta Eip75B 37
  • 32 (a)
worm
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea sex-1 37
  • 28 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.8261 36
  • 40 (a)
OneToMany
Species with no ortholog for RARB:
  • 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 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 RARB Gene

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

Paralogs for RARB Gene

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Variants for RARB Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for RARB Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 03 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs167731 -- 25,279,998(-) CAGCC(A/G)CAAAT intron-variant
rs167732 -- 25,300,305(-) AGACA(G/T)TGTGC intron-variant
rs167733 -- 25,297,467(-) CCAGT(C/T)TAAAT intron-variant
rs170396 -- 25,182,974(-) CCATG(C/T)CTCTC intron-variant
rs172823 -- 25,314,837(+) cctta(C/T)ctgcc intron-variant

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

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv834645 CNV Gain 17160897
nsv528608 CNV Gain 19592680
esv2725053 CNV Deletion 23290073
esv2743257 CNV Deletion 23290073
dgv814e201 CNV Deletion 23290073
nsv3735 CNV Loss 18451855
nsv528280 CNV Gain 19592680

Variation tolerance for RARB Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 11.79% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 0.64; 13.64% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for RARB Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
RARB
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
RARB

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

Disorders for RARB Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(20) MalaCards diseases for RARB Gene - From: OMIM, ClinVar, GeneTests, Swiss-Prot, DISEASES, NovoSeek, and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
microphthalmia, syndromic 12
  • microphthalmia with or without pulmonary hypoplasia, diaphragmatic hernia and/or cardiac defects
chromosome 3p deletion
  • 3p deletion
teratocarcinoma
  • mixed embryonal carcinoma and teratoma
lung adenoma
  • pulmonary adenoma
embryonal cancer
  • embryo neoplasm
- elite association
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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot

RARB_HUMAN
  • Microphthalmia, syndromic, 12 (MCOPS12) [MIM:615524]: A form of microphthalmia, a disorder of eye formation, ranging from small size of a single eye to complete bilateral absence of ocular tissues (anophthalmia). In many cases, microphthalmia/anophthalmia occurs in association with syndromes that include non-ocular abnormalities. MCOPS12 patients manifest variable features, including diaphragmatic hernia, pulmonary hypoplasia, and cardiac abnormalities. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:24075189}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.

Relevant External Links for RARB

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
RARB
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
RARB
Tumor Gene Database (TGDB):
RARB
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
RARB
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No data available for Genatlas for RARB Gene

Publications for RARB Gene

  1. Evidence of increased apoptosis and reduced proliferation in basal cell carcinomas treated with tazarotene. (PMID: 15102095) Orlandi A. … Chimenti S. (J. Invest. Dermatol. 2004) 23 25 26 67
  2. Retinoids--which dermatological indications will benefit in the near future? (PMID: 11586072) Zouboulis C.C. (Skin Pharmacol. Appl. Skin Physiol. 2001) 23 25 26 67
  3. Management of psoriasis: the position of retinoid drugs. (PMID: 18034539) Arechalde A. … Saurat J.H. (BioDrugs 2000) 23 25 26 67
  4. Pharmacology of adapalene. (PMID: 9990413) Michel S. … DAcmarchez M. (Br. J. Dermatol. 1998) 23 25 26 67
  5. Expression of human all-trans-retinoic acid receptor beta and its ligand-binding domain in Escherichia coli. (PMID: 7755585) Berggren SAPderlund M. … Fex G. (Biochem. J. 1995) 23 25 26 67

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