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Aliases for SLX4 Gene

Aliases for SLX4 Gene

  • SLX4 Structure-Specific Endonuclease Subunit 2 3 5
  • BTB/POZ Domain-Containing Protein 12 3 4
  • BTB (POZ) Domain Containing 12 2 3
  • BTBD12 3 4
  • SLX4 Structure-Specific Endonuclease Subunit Homolog (S. Cerevisiae) 2
  • SLX4 Structure-Specific Endonuclease Subunit Homolog 3
  • Complementation Group P 2
  • Fanconi Anemia 2
  • KIAA1784 4
  • KIAA1987 4
  • MUS312 3
  • FANCP 3

External Ids for SLX4 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for SLX4 Gene

  • BTBD12

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SLX4 Gene

  • GC16M003632

Summaries for SLX4 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for SLX4 Gene

  • This gene encodes a structure-specific endonuclease subunit. The encoded protein contains a central BTB domain and it forms a multiprotein complex with the ERCC4(XPF)-ERCC1, MUS81-EME1, and SLX1 endonucleases, and also associates with MSH2/MSH3 mismatch repair complex, telomere binding complex TERF2(TRF2)-TERF2IP(RAP1), the protein kinase PLK1 and the uncharacterized protein C20orf94. The multiprotein complex is required for repair of specific types of DNA lesions and is critical for cellular responses to replication fork failure. The encoded protein acts as a docking platform for the assembly of multiple structure-specific endonucleases.[provided by RefSeq, Jan 2011]

GeneCards Summary for SLX4 Gene

SLX4 (SLX4 Structure-Specific Endonuclease Subunit) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SLX4 include fanconi anemia, complementation group p and slx4-related fanconi anemia. Among its related pathways are Fanconi anemia pathway and DNA Double-Strand Break Repair. GO annotations related to this gene include enzyme activator activity and 5-flap endonuclease activity.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLX4 Gene

  • Regulatory subunit that interacts with and increases the activity of different structure-specific endonucleases. Has several distinct roles in protecting genome stability by resolving diverse forms of deleterious DNA structures originating from replication and recombination intermediates and from DNA damage. Component of the SLX1-SLX4 structure-specific endonuclease that resolves DNA secondary structures generated during DNA repair and recombination. Has endonuclease activity towards branched DNA substrates, introducing single-strand cuts in duplex DNA close to junctions with ss-DNA. Has a preference for 5-flap structures, and promotes symmetrical cleavage of static and migrating Holliday junctions (HJs). Resolves HJs by generating two pairs of ligatable, nicked duplex products. Interacts with the structure-specific ERCC4-ERCC1 endonuclease and promotes the cleavage of bubble structures. Interacts with the structure-specific MUS81-EME1 endonuclease and promotes the cleavage of 3-flap and replication fork-like structures. SLX4 is required for recovery from alkylation-induced DNA damage and is involved in the resolution of DNA double-strand breaks.

No data available for Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for SLX4 Gene

Genomics for SLX4 Gene

Regulatory Elements for SLX4 Gene

Enhancers for SLX4 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 SLX4 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for SLX4 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around SLX4 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for SLX4 Gene

Chromosome:
16
Start:
3,581,165 bp from pter
End:
3,611,598 bp from pter
Size:
30,434 bases
Orientation:
Minus strand

Genomic View for SLX4 Gene

Genes around SLX4 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
SLX4 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for SLX4 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for SLX4 Gene

Proteins for SLX4 Gene

  • Protein details for SLX4 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Q8IY92-SLX4_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Structure-specific endonuclease subunit SLX4
    Protein Accession:
    Q8IY92
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q69YT8
    • Q8TF15
    • Q96JP1

    Protein attributes for SLX4 Gene

    Size:
    1834 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    200012 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Forms a heterodimer with SLX1A/GIYD1. Interacts with ERCC4; catalytic subunit of the ERCC4-ERCC1 endonuclease. Interacts with MUS81; catalytic subunit of the MUS81-EME1 endonuclease. Interacts with MSH2; component of the MSH2-MSH3 mismatch repair complex. Interacts with TERF2-TERF2IP. Interacts with PLK1 and SLX4IP.

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for SLX4 Gene

    Alternative splice isoforms for SLX4 Gene

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

neXtProt entry for SLX4 Gene

Proteomics data for SLX4 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for SLX4 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for SLX4 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for SLX4 Gene

Domains & Families for SLX4 Gene

Protein Domains for SLX4 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for SLX4 Gene

GenScript: Design optimal peptide antigens:

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q8IY92

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

SLX4_HUMAN :
  • Contains 1 BTB (POZ) domain.
  • Belongs to the SLX4 family.
Domain:
  • Contains 1 BTB (POZ) domain.
Family:
  • Belongs to the SLX4 family.
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Function for SLX4 Gene

Molecular function for SLX4 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Regulatory subunit that interacts with and increases the activity of different structure-specific endonucleases. Has several distinct roles in protecting genome stability by resolving diverse forms of deleterious DNA structures originating from replication and recombination intermediates and from DNA damage. Component of the SLX1-SLX4 structure-specific endonuclease that resolves DNA secondary structures generated during DNA repair and recombination. Has endonuclease activity towards branched DNA substrates, introducing single-strand cuts in duplex DNA close to junctions with ss-DNA. Has a preference for 5-flap structures, and promotes symmetrical cleavage of static and migrating Holliday junctions (HJs). Resolves HJs by generating two pairs of ligatable, nicked duplex products. Interacts with the structure-specific ERCC4-ERCC1 endonuclease and promotes the cleavage of bubble structures. Interacts with the structure-specific MUS81-EME1 endonuclease and promotes the cleavage of 3-flap and replication fork-like structures. SLX4 is required for recovery from alkylation-induced DNA damage and is involved in the resolution of DNA double-strand breaks.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for SLX4 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0017108 contributes_to 5-flap endonuclease activity IEA,IDA 19595721
GO:0048257 contributes_to 3-flap endonuclease activity IDA 19595721
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Human Phenotype Ontology for SLX4 Gene

HPO Id HPO Name Alternative Ids Definition Synonyms

Animal Models for SLX4 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for SLX4:

Animal Model Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for SLX4 Gene

Localization for SLX4 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLX4 Gene

Nucleus. Note=Localizes to sites of DNA dammage.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for SLX4 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for SLX4 gene
Compartment Confidence
nucleus 5
cytosol 3

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for SLX4 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000790 colocalizes_with nuclear chromatin IDA 19596235
GO:0005654 nucleoplasm TAS --
GO:0048476 colocalizes_with Holliday junction resolvase complex IDA 19595721
GO:0070522 colocalizes_with ERCC4-ERCC1 complex IDA 19595721
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Pathways & Interactions for SLX4 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with SLX4: view

SIGNOR curated interactions for SLX4 Gene

Activates:

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for SLX4 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006260 DNA replication IEA --
GO:0010792 DNA double-strand break processing involved in repair via single-strand annealing IMP 19595721
GO:0090656 t-circle formation IEA,ISS --
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Drugs & Compounds for SLX4 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for SLX4 Gene

Unigene Clusters for SLX4 Gene

SLX4 structure-specific endonuclease subunit homolog (S. cerevisiae):
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for SLX4 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for SLX4 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
SLX4
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
SLX4

Expression for SLX4 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for SLX4 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for SLX4 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Brain - Cerebellum (x4.3).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for SLX4 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Nasal epithelium (51.6) and Cervix (12.7).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for SLX4 Gene



SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for SLX4 Gene Hs.143681

genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with SLX4: view

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt and Protein tissue co-expression partners for SLX4 Gene

Orthologs for SLX4 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for SLX4 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia SLX4 35
  • 73.2 (n)
  • 63.49 (a)
SLX4 36
  • 61 (a)
OneToOne
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia SLX4 35
  • 74.36 (n)
  • 65.34 (a)
SLX4 36
  • 64 (a)
OneToOne
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Slx4 35
  • 70.59 (n)
  • 60.89 (a)
Slx4 16
Slx4 36
  • 60 (a)
OneToOne
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia SLX4 35
  • 99.04 (n)
  • 98.09 (a)
SLX4 36
  • 98 (a)
OneToOne
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Slx4 35
  • 71.11 (n)
  • 60.91 (a)
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia SLX4 36
  • 45 (a)
OneToOne
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia SLX4 36
  • 50 (a)
OneToOne
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves SLX4 35
  • 52.58 (n)
  • 42.13 (a)
SLX4 36
  • 35 (a)
OneToOne
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia SLX4 36
  • 52 (a)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia Str.16284 35
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii slx4 36
  • 26 (a)
OneToMany
SLX4 (2 of 2) 36
  • 42 (a)
OneToMany
Species with no ortholog for SLX4:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • 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)
  • 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 SLX4 Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for SLX4 (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for SLX4 (if available)

Paralogs for SLX4 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for SLX4 Gene

Variants for SLX4 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for SLX4 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 16 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs714181 - 3,590,273(-) ATCTC(C/T)GTCTA reference, missense
rs3810813 - 3,589,826(+) TCTGG(A/G)AAGAA reference, missense
rs3827530 - 3,589,976(+) GCAGC(A/G)CCCCC reference, missense
rs17136464 - 3,589,539(+) GTGGG(C/T)GCGGT reference, missense
rs7196345 - 3,583,221(+) TGGGG(A/G)TGTGA reference, missense

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for SLX4 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv905213 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv833128 CNV Loss 17160897
nsv905216 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv517451 CNV Loss 19592680
nsv518509 CNV Gain 19592680

Variation tolerance for SLX4 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 98.8% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 10.53; 91.14% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for SLX4 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
SLX4
Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
SLX4

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SLX4 Gene

Disorders for SLX4 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(4) MalaCards diseases for SLX4 Gene - From: OMIM, ClinVar, GeneTests, Orphanet, DISEASES, and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
fanconi anemia, complementation group p
  • fanconi anemia complementation group p
slx4-related fanconi anemia
fanconi anemia, complementation group a
  • fanconi's anemia
congenital hypoplastic anemia
  • congenital aplastic anemia
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
Search SLX4 in MalaCards View complete list of genes associated with diseases

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot

SLX4_HUMAN
  • Fanconi anemia complementation group P (FANCP) [MIM:613951]: A disorder affecting all bone marrow elements and resulting in anemia, leukopenia and thrombopenia. It is associated with cardiac, renal and limb malformations, dermal pigmentary changes, and a predisposition to the development of malignancies. At the cellular level it is associated with hypersensitivity to DNA-damaging agents, chromosomal instability (increased chromosome breakage) and defective DNA repair. Some individuals affected by Fanconi anemia of complementation group P have skeletal anomalies. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:21240275, ECO:0000269 PubMed:21240277}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.

Relevant External Links for SLX4

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
SLX4
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No data available for Genatlas for SLX4 Gene

Publications for SLX4 Gene

  1. Coordination of structure-specific nucleases by human SLX4/BTBD12 is required for DNA repair. (PMID: 19595721) Munoz I.M. … Rouse J. (Mol. Cell 2009) 2 3 4 67
  2. Prediction of the coding sequences of unidentified human genes. XX. The complete sequences of 100 new cDNA clones from brain which code for large proteins in vitro. (PMID: 11347906) Nagase T. … Ohara O. (DNA Res. 2001) 2 3
  3. G2/M cell cycle arrest correlates with primate lentiviral Vpr interaction with the SLX4 complex. (PMID: 25320300) Berger G. … Neil S.J. (J. Virol. 2015) 3
  4. Noncovalent interactions with SUMO and ubiquitin orchestrate distinct functions of the SLX4 complex in genome maintenance. (PMID: 25533185) Ouyang J. … Zou L. (Mol. Cell 2015) 3
  5. The SLX4 complex is a SUMO E3 ligase that impacts on replication stress outcome and genome stability. (PMID: 25533188) Guervilly J.H. … Gaillard P.H. (Mol. Cell 2015) 3

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