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Aliases for RBP4 Gene

Aliases for RBP4 Gene

  • Retinol Binding Protein 4 2 3 5
  • Plasma Retinol-Binding Protein 3 4
  • PRBP 3 4
  • RBP 3 4
  • Retinol-Binding Protein 4, Interstitial 3
  • Retinol-Binding Protein 4, Plasma 2
  • Retinol Binding Protein 4, Plasma 3
  • MCOPCB10 3
  • RDCCAS 3

External Ids for RBP4 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for RBP4 Gene

  • GC10M094244
  • GC10M094585
  • GC10M095482
  • GC10M095016
  • GC10M095341
  • GC10M088979

Summaries for RBP4 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for RBP4 Gene

  • This protein belongs to the lipocalin family and is the specific carrier for retinol (vitamin A alcohol) in the blood. It delivers retinol from the liver stores to the peripheral tissues. In plasma, the RBP-retinol complex interacts with transthyretin which prevents its loss by filtration through the kidney glomeruli. A deficiency of vitamin A blocks secretion of the binding protein posttranslationally and results in defective delivery and supply to the epidermal cells. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for RBP4 Gene

RBP4 (Retinol Binding Protein 4) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with RBP4 include retinal dystrophy, iris coloboma, and comedogenic acne syndrome and microphthalmia, isolated, with coloboma 10. Among its related pathways are IL-7 Signaling Pathways and Visual Cycle in Retinal Rods. GO annotations related to this gene include protein heterodimerization activity and retinol binding.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RBP4 Gene

  • Delivers retinol from the liver stores to the peripheral tissues. In plasma, the RBP-retinol complex interacts with transthyretin, this prevents its loss by filtration through the kidney glomeruli.

Gene Wiki entry for RBP4 Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for RBP4 Gene

Genomics for RBP4 Gene

Regulatory Elements for RBP4 Gene

Enhancers for RBP4 Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Score Enhancer Sources TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Other Gene Targets for Enhancer

Enhancers around RBP4 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for RBP4 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around RBP4 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for RBP4 Gene

Chromosome:
10
Start:
93,591,687 bp from pter
End:
93,601,744 bp from pter
Size:
10,058 bases
Orientation:
Minus strand

Genomic View for RBP4 Gene

Genes around RBP4 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
RBP4 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for RBP4 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for RBP4 Gene

Proteins for RBP4 Gene

  • Protein details for RBP4 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    P02753-RET4_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Retinol-binding protein 4
    Protein Accession:
    P02753
    Secondary Accessions:
    • D3DR38
    • O43478
    • O43479
    • Q5VY24
    • Q8WWA3
    • Q9P178

    Protein attributes for RBP4 Gene

    Size:
    201 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    23010 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available
    SequenceCaution:
    • Sequence=AAF69622.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for RBP4 Gene

neXtProt entry for RBP4 Gene

Proteomics data for RBP4 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for RBP4 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for RBP4 Gene

Antibody Products

  • R&D Systems Antibodies for RBP4 (RBP4/Retinol-Binding Protein 4)

Protein Products

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for RBP4 Gene

Domains & Families for RBP4 Gene

Gene Families for RBP4 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for RBP4 Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

P02753

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

RET4_HUMAN :
  • Belongs to the calycin superfamily. Lipocalin family.
Family:
  • Belongs to the calycin superfamily. Lipocalin family.
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Function for RBP4 Gene

Molecular function for RBP4 Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry:
retinol binding protein 4,serum (lipocalin family,Kernel group),monomer,binding to transthyretin
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Delivers retinol from the liver stores to the peripheral tissues. In plasma, the RBP-retinol complex interacts with transthyretin, this prevents its loss by filtration through the kidney glomeruli.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for RBP4 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005215 transporter activity IEA --
GO:0019841 retinol binding IEA,IDA 571335
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Human Phenotype Ontology for RBP4 Gene

HPO Id HPO Name Alternative Ids Definition Synonyms

Animal Models for RBP4 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for RBP4:

Animal Model Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for RBP4 Gene

Localization for RBP4 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RBP4 Gene

Secreted.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for RBP4 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for RBP4 gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 5
extracellular 5
peroxisome 2
mitochondrion 1
plasma membrane 1

No data available for Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for RBP4 Gene

Pathways & Interactions for RBP4 Gene

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Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for RBP4 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006094 gluconeogenesis ISS --
GO:0006810 transport IEA --
GO:0007507 heart development ISS --
GO:0007601 visual perception IEA --
GO:0007603 phototransduction, visible light TAS --
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No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for RBP4 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for RBP4 Gene

(42) Drugs for RBP4 Gene - From: DrugBank, ClinicalTrials, ApexBio, and Novoseek

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
Vitamin A Approved Nutra Carrier 438
2-[({4-[2-(trifluoromethyl)phenyl]piperidin-1-yl}carbonyl)amino]benzoic acid Experimental Pharma Carrier 0
All-Trans Axerophthene Experimental Pharma Carrier 0
N-Ethyl Retinamide Experimental Pharma Carrier 0
Fenretinide Investigational Pharma Carrier 42

(40) Additional Compounds for RBP4 Gene - From: Novoseek

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs

(1) ApexBio Compounds for RBP4 Gene

Compound Action Cas Number
Vitamin A Acetate Unsaturated nutritional hydrocarbons 127-47-9
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Transcripts for RBP4 Gene

Unigene Clusters for RBP4 Gene

Retinol binding protein 4, plasma:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for RBP4 Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2a · 2b ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b ^ 5a · 5b ^ 6 ^ 7a · 7b ^ 8 ^ 9
SP1: -
SP2: -
SP3: - -
SP4: - -
SP5:

Relevant External Links for RBP4 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
RBP4
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
RBP4

Expression for RBP4 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for RBP4 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for RBP4 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Liver (x41.7).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for RBP4 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Serum (24.0), Synovial fluid (14.2), and Plasma (11.0).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for RBP4 Gene



SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for RBP4 Gene Hs.50223

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Protein tissue co-expression partners for RBP4 Gene

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for RBP4 Gene

Orthologs for RBP4 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for RBP4 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia RBP4 35
  • 91.21 (n)
  • 91.54 (a)
RBP4 36
  • 92 (a)
OneToOne
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia RBP4 35
  • 91.38 (n)
  • 93.03 (a)
RBP4 36
  • 88 (a)
OneToOne
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Rbp4 35
  • 85.24 (n)
  • 85.57 (a)
Rbp4 16
Rbp4 36
  • 70 (a)
OneToOne
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia RBP4 35
  • 99.5 (n)
  • 100 (a)
RBP4 36
  • 100 (a)
OneToOne
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Rbp4 35
  • 84.74 (n)
  • 85.57 (a)
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia RBP4 36
  • 62 (a)
OneToOne
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia RBP4 36
  • 88 (a)
OneToOne
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves RBP4 35
  • 77.65 (n)
  • 86.59 (a)
RBP4 36
  • 82 (a)
OneToOne
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia RBP4 36
  • 60 (a)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia rbp4 35
  • 65.74 (n)
  • 62.78 (a)
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia rbp4-prov 35
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii rbp4 35
  • 65.71 (n)
  • 62.29 (a)
rbp4 36
  • 57 (a)
OneToOne
Species with no ortholog for RBP4:
  • 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)
  • 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 RBP4 Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for RBP4 (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for RBP4 (if available)

Paralogs for RBP4 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for RBP4 Gene

Variants for RBP4 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for RBP4 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 10 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs121918584 Retinal dystrophy, iris coloboma, and comedogenic acne syndrome (RDCCAS) 93,600,739(-) CAACA(A/T)CGTCG reference, missense
rs121918585 Retinal dystrophy, iris coloboma, and comedogenic acne syndrome (RDCCAS) 93,600,470(-) GGTGG(A/G)CACCT reference, missense
VAR_073856 Microphthalmia, isolated, with coloboma, 10 (MCOPCB10)
VAR_073857 Microphthalmia, isolated, with coloboma, 10 (MCOPCB10)
rs3215968 -- 93,596,218(-) GGAGG(-/A)AAAAA intron-variant

Variation tolerance for RBP4 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 37.6% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 0.41; 9.06% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for RBP4 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
RBP4
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
RBP4

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for RBP4 Gene

Disorders for RBP4 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(24) MalaCards diseases for RBP4 Gene - From: OMIM, ClinVar, Orphanet, Swiss-Prot, DISEASES, Novoseek, and GeneCards

- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot

RET4_HUMAN
  • Microphthalmia, isolated, with coloboma, 10 (MCOPCB10) [MIM:616428]: A disorder of eye formation, ranging from small size of a single eye to complete bilateral absence of ocular tissues. Ocular abnormalities like opacities of the cornea and lens, scaring of the retina and choroid, and other abnormalities may also be present. Ocular colobomas are a set of malformations resulting from abnormal morphogenesis of the optic cup and stalk, and the fusion of the fetal fissure (optic fissure). {ECO:0000269 PubMed:25910211}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.
  • Retinal dystrophy, iris coloboma, and comedogenic acne syndrome (RDCCAS) [MIM:615147]: A disease characterized by retinal degeneration, ocular colobomas involving both the anterior and posterior segment, impaired night vision and loss of visual acuity. Additional characteristic features include developmental abnormalities and severe acne. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:23189188, ECO:0000269 PubMed:9888420}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry. Loss of functional RBP4 protein results in serum retinol deficiency. Lack of normal levels of retinol impairs the visual cycle leading to night blindness at early stages; prolonged deficiency may lead to retinal degeneration. Additionally, retinol deficiency may result in dry skin, increased susceptibility to infection and acne (PubMed:23189188). {ECO:0000269 PubMed:23189188}.

Genatlas disease for RBP4 Gene

night blindness and progressive atrophy of the retinal pigment epithelium,autosomal recessive,with retinol binding protein 4 deficiency

Relevant External Links for RBP4

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
RBP4
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
RBP4
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
RBP4
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Publications for RBP4 Gene

  1. The structure of human retinol-binding protein (RBP) with its carrier protein transthyretin reveals an interaction with the carboxy terminus of RBP. (PMID: 10052934) Naylor H.M. … Newcomer M.E. (Biochemistry 1999) 3 4 23 67
  2. Macrophages are novel sites of expression and regulation of retinol binding protein-4 (RBP4). (PMID: 19537932) Broch M. … Richart C. (Physiol Res 2010) 3 23
  3. Retinol binding protein 4--a novel association with early-onset preeclampsia. (PMID: 19708829) Vaisbuch E. … Kusanovic J.P. (J Perinat Med 2010) 3 23
  4. Elevated serum retinol-binding protein 4 is associated with insulin resistance in older women. (PMID: 19766271) Suh J.B. … Taek Geun H. (Metab. Clin. Exp. 2010) 3 23
  5. Regulatory SNP in the RBP4 gene modified the expression in adipocytes and associated with BMI. (PMID: 19851303) Munkhtulga L. … Iwamoto S. (Obesity (Silver Spring) 2010) 3 23

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