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Aliases for RPL23A Gene

Aliases for RPL23A Gene

  • Ribosomal Protein L23a 2 3
  • Melanoma Differentiation-Associated Gene 20 3
  • 60S Ribosomal Protein L23a 3
  • MDA20 3
  • L23A 3

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for RPL23A Gene

  • GC17P026892
  • GC17P028946
  • GC17P027192
  • GC17P024072
  • GC17P027046

Summaries for RPL23A Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for RPL23A Gene

  • Ribosomes, the organelles that catalyze protein synthesis, consist of a small 40S subunit and a large 60S subunit. Together these subunits are composed of 4 RNA species and approximately 80 structurally distinct proteins. This gene encodes a ribosomal protein that is a component of the 60S subunit. The protein belongs to the L23P family of ribosomal proteins. It is located in the cytoplasm. The protein may be one of the target molecules involved in mediating growth inhibition by interferon. In yeast, the corresponding protein binds to a specific site on the 26S rRNA. This gene is co-transcribed with the U42A, U42B, U101A, and U101B small nucleolar RNA genes, which are located in its third, first, second, and fourth introns, respectively. As is typical for genes encoding ribosomal proteins, there are multiple processed pseudogenes of this gene dispersed through the genome. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for RPL23A Gene

RPL23A (Ribosomal Protein L23a) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with RPL23A include pure red-cell aplasia. Among its related pathways are Disease and Biosynthesis of the N-glycan precursor (dolichol lipid-linked oligosaccharide, LLO) and transfer to a nascent protein. GO annotations related to this gene include nucleotide binding and rRNA binding.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RPL23A Gene

  • This protein binds to a specific region on the 26S rRNA.

Gene Wiki entry for RPL23A Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for RPL23A Gene

Genomics for RPL23A Gene

Regulatory Elements for RPL23A Gene

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Genomic Location for RPL23A Gene

28,719,393 bp from pter
28,724,359 bp from pter
4,967 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for RPL23A Gene

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Genomic Location for RPL23A Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for RPL23A Gene

Proteins for RPL23A Gene

  • Protein details for RPL23A Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    60S ribosomal protein L23a
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B2R5B2
    • P29316
    • P39024
    • Q92774

    Protein attributes for RPL23A Gene

    156 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    17695 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for RPL23A Gene

neXtProt entry for RPL23A Gene

Proteomics data for RPL23A Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for RPL23A Gene

Other Protein References for RPL23A Gene

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Domains for RPL23A Gene

Gene Families for RPL23A Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for RPL23A Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Belongs to the ribosomal protein L23P family.
  • Belongs to the ribosomal protein L23P family.
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Function for RPL23A Gene

Molecular function for RPL23A Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry:
60S ribosomal protein L23A
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
This protein binds to a specific region on the 26S rRNA.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for RPL23A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000166 nucleotide binding IEA --
GO:0003735 structural constituent of ribosome NAS 12962325
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 24725412
GO:0019843 rRNA binding IEA --
GO:0044822 poly(A) RNA binding IDA 22658674
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No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for RPL23A Gene

Localization for RPL23A Gene

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for RPL23A Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for RPL23A gene
Compartment Confidence
cytosol 5
nucleus 5

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for RPL23A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005622 intracellular --
GO:0005634 nucleus IDA 9687515
GO:0005730 nucleolus IDA 16791210
GO:0005737 cytoplasm IDA 16791210
GO:0005829 cytosol TAS --
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No data available for Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RPL23A Gene

Pathways for RPL23A Gene

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Pathways by source for RPL23A Gene

1 KEGG pathway for RPL23A Gene
1 GeneGo (Thomson Reuters) pathway for RPL23A Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for RPL23A Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000184 nuclear-transcribed mRNA catabolic process, nonsense-mediated decay TAS --
GO:0006412 translation TAS --
GO:0006413 translational initiation TAS --
GO:0006414 translational elongation TAS --
GO:0006415 translational termination TAS --
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Compounds for RPL23A Gene

(3) Drugbank Compounds for RPL23A Gene

Compound Status Synonyms Cas Number PubChem ID Type Actions PubMed IDs
Alpha-Hydroxy-Beta-Phenyl-Propionic Acid
444718 Target experimental
253602 Target experimental
53-79-2 439530 Target experimental
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Transcripts for RPL23A Gene

Unigene Clusters for RPL23A Gene

Ribosomal protein L23a:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for RPL23A Gene

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Expression for RPL23A Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for RPL23A Gene

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for RPL23A Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Tlymphocyte (9.3).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for RPL23A Gene

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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 RPL23A Gene

Orthologs for RPL23A Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for RPL23A Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia RPL23A 35
  • 91.03 (n)
  • 100 (a)
RPL23A 36
  • 100 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia LOC610129 35
  • 89.96 (n)
  • 100 (a)
-- 36
  • 99 (a)
-- 36
  • 88 (a)
-- 36
  • 99 (a)
-- 36
  • 100 (a)
-- 36
  • 100 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia RPL23A 35
  • 100 (n)
  • 100 (a)
RPL23A 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia RGD1564606 35
  • 89.1 (n)
  • 98.72 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Rpl23a 16
Gm10132 36
  • 100 (a)
Gm10335 36
  • 99 (a)
Rpl23a-ps3 36
  • 99 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia -- 36
  • 76 (a)
-- 36
  • 95 (a)
-- 36
  • 94 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia RPL23A 36
  • 97 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves RPL23A 36
  • 98 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia RPL23A 36
  • 95 (a)
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Xl.25182 35
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii wufa93f05 35
rpl23a 36
  • 94 (a)
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.728 35
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta RpL23a 37
  • 71 (a)
RpL23A 36
  • 37 (a)
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP006037 35
  • 66.95 (n)
  • 69.75 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea rpl-25.1 37
  • 65 (a)
rpl-25.2 37
  • 65 (a)
rpl-25.1 36
  • 63 (a)
rpl-25.2 36
  • 65 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes RPL25 36
  • 64 (a)
RPL25 38
Alicante grape
(Vitis vinifera)
eudicotyledons Vvi.2702 35
(Zea mays)
Liliopsida Zm.6079 35
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.1725 36
  • 77 (a)
Species with no ortholog for RPL23A:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • 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)
  • 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 RPL23A Gene

Gene Tree for RPL23A (if available)
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Paralogs for RPL23A Gene

(2) SIMAP similar genes for RPL23A Gene using alignment to 6 proteins: Pseudogenes for RPL23A Gene

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Variants for RPL23A Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for RPL23A Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 17 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
VAR_069221 -

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for RPL23A Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv908028 CNV Loss 21882294

Relevant External Links for RPL23A Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RPL23A Gene

Disorders for RPL23A Gene

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(1) Disease for RPL23A Gene

(2) University of Copenhagen DISEASES for RPL23A Gene

(1) Novoseek inferred disease relationships for RPL23A Gene

Disease -log(P) Hits PubMed IDs
tumors 0 1
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Publications for RPL23A Gene

  1. Cloning, sequencing, gene organization, and localization of the human ribosomal protein RPL23A gene. (PMID: 9417910) Fan W. … Lennon G. (Genomics 1997) 2 3 4
  2. Suppression of human ribosomal protein L23A expression during cell growth inhibition by interferon-beta. (PMID: 9053844) Jiang H. … Fisher P.B. (Oncogene 1997) 3 23
  3. Importin beta, transportin, RanBP5 and RanBP7 mediate nuclear import of ribosomal proteins in mammalian cells. (PMID: 9687515) Jaekel S. … Goerlich D. (EMBO J. 1998) 3 23
  4. Identification of seven new human MHC class I region genes around the HLA-F locus. (PMID: 8662070) Fan W. … Weissman S.M. (Immunogenetics 1996) 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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