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Aliases for STARD3 Gene

Aliases for STARD3 Gene

  • StAR Related Lipid Transfer Domain Containing 3 2 3 5
  • Metastatic Lymph Node Gene 64 Protein 3 4
  • START Domain-Containing Protein 3 3 4
  • MLN 64 3 4
  • MLN64 3 4
  • CAB1 3 4
  • StAR-Related Lipid Transfer (START) Domain Containing 3 3
  • Steroidogenic Acute Regulatory Protein Related 3
  • StAR-Related Lipid Transfer Protein 3 3
  • Metastatic Lymph Node Protein 64 3
  • START Domain Containing 3 2
  • Protein CAB1 4
  • StARD3 4
  • Es64 3

External Ids for STARD3 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for STARD3 Gene

  • GC17P037292
  • GC17P039791
  • GC17P037703
  • GC17P038168
  • GC17P035046
  • GC17P037793
  • GC17P033587

Summaries for STARD3 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for STARD3 Gene

  • This gene encodes a member of a subfamily of lipid trafficking proteins that are characterized by a C-terminal steroidogenic acute regulatory domain and an N-terminal metastatic lymph node 64 domain. The encoded protein localizes to the membranes of late endosomes and may be involved in exporting cholesterol. Alternative splicing results in multiple transcript variants.[provided by RefSeq, Oct 2009]

GeneCards Summary for STARD3 Gene

STARD3 (StAR Related Lipid Transfer Domain Containing 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Metabolism and Metabolism of steroid hormones. GO annotations related to this gene include lipid binding and cholesterol transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is STARD3NL.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for STARD3 Gene

  • Binds and transports cholesterol. Promotes steroidogenesis in placenta and brain.

No data available for Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for STARD3 Gene

Genomics for STARD3 Gene

Regulatory Elements for STARD3 Gene

Enhancers for STARD3 Gene
GeneHancer Identifier Enhancer Score Enhancer Sources Gene-Enhancer Score TSS distance (kb) Number of Genes Away Size (kb) Transcription Factor Binding Sites within enhancer Gene Targets for Enhancer
GH17F039635 0.2 ENCODE 18.7 +0.2 156 3.2 PKNOX1 ZFP64 ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF143 ZNF207 FOS KLF13 SP3 IGFBP4 STARD3 LINC02079 RPL23 PPP1R1B ERBB2 PGAP3 RPL23AP75 ORMDL3 TCAP
GH17F039639 0.6 ENCODE 18.7 +3.2 3185 1.8 BCOR ESRRA ZNF585B NR2F1 ZMYM3 ZNF24 SMAD4 KDM1A ZIC2 STARD3 LOC100287808 TCAP
GH17F039621 1 Ensembl ENCODE 17.5 -14.3 -14292 2.5 MLX ARID4B SIN3A ZNF48 ZNF2 ZNF121 SLC30A9 GLIS2 ZNF143 DEK STARD3 CDK12 ENSG00000266469 SNORA21 MSL1 RPL19 PGAP3 ENSG00000214546 PPP1R1B
GH17F039626 0.6 Ensembl ENCODE 16.3 -8.5 -8534 4.5 PKNOX1 ZNF48 YY1 ZNF121 GLIS2 SCRT2 EGR2 CEBPB MIER3 KLF16 STARD3 PPP1R1B PGAP3 RAPGEFL1 PNMT
GH17F039617 1.5 VISTA Ensembl ENCODE 15.4 -19.0 -18982 1.9 PKNOX1 YBX1 GTF3C2 GLIS2 ZNF143 ZNF263 SP3 JUNB TBX21 ZNF623 CDK12 ENSG00000266469 STARD3 SNORA21 ENSG00000275665 MED1 ENSG00000266208 ENSG00000275532 PGAP3 MED24
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Enhancers around STARD3 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Promoters for STARD3 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters
ENSR00001345730 435 1401 PKNOX1 MLX ZFP64 ARID4B SIN3A DMAP1 ZNF143 ZNF207 KLF13 SP3

Genomic Location for STARD3 Gene

Chromosome:
17
Start:
39,637,065 bp from pter
End:
39,664,201 bp from pter
Size:
27,137 bases
Orientation:
Plus strand

Genomic View for STARD3 Gene

Genes around STARD3 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
STARD3 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for STARD3 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for STARD3 Gene

Proteins for STARD3 Gene

  • Protein details for STARD3 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Q14849-STAR3_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    StAR-related lipid transfer protein 3
    Protein Accession:
    Q14849
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A8MXA4
    • B4DUY1
    • F5H0G2
    • Q53Y53
    • Q96HM9

    Protein attributes for STARD3 Gene

    Size:
    445 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    50502 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Can form homodimers. Interacts with STARD3NL.

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for STARD3 Gene

    Alternative splice isoforms for STARD3 Gene

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

neXtProt entry for STARD3 Gene

Post-translational modifications for STARD3 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for STARD3 Gene

Domains & Families for STARD3 Gene

Gene Families for STARD3 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for STARD3 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q14849

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

STAR3_HUMAN :
  • Contains 1 MENTAL domain.
Domain:
  • Contains 1 MENTAL domain.
  • Contains 1 START domain.
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Function for STARD3 Gene

Molecular function for STARD3 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Binds and transports cholesterol. Promotes steroidogenesis in placenta and brain.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for STARD3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 24105263
GO:0008289 lipid binding IEA --
GO:0015485 cholesterol binding IDA 12011453
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with STARD3: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with STARD3: view

Animal Models for STARD3 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for STARD3:

Animal Model Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

Flow Cytometry Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Human Phenotype Ontology , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for STARD3 Gene

Localization for STARD3 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for STARD3 Gene

Late endosome membrane; Multi-pass membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for STARD3 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for STARD3 gene
Compartment Confidence
endosome 5
lysosome 5
vacuole 5
mitochondrion 3
plasma membrane 3
peroxisome 2
endoplasmic reticulum 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for STARD3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005737 cytoplasm TAS 9139840
GO:0005739 mitochondrion IBA --
GO:0005765 lysosomal membrane IDA 17897319
GO:0005768 endosome IEA --
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with STARD3: view

Pathways & Interactions for STARD3 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with STARD3: view

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for STARD3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006629 lipid metabolic process TAS 7490069
GO:0006694 steroid biosynthetic process IEA --
GO:0006701 progesterone biosynthetic process IEA --
GO:0006810 transport IEA --
GO:0006839 mitochondrial transport TAS 9270027
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with STARD3: view

No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for STARD3 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for STARD3 Gene

(2) Drugs for STARD3 Gene - From: Novoseek

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials

(3) Additional Compounds for STARD3 Gene - From: Novoseek

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
genes like me logo Genes that share compounds with STARD3: view

Transcripts for STARD3 Gene

Unigene Clusters for STARD3 Gene

StAR-related lipid transfer (START) domain containing 3:
Representative Sequences:

Inhibitory RNA Products

Flow Cytometry Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for STARD3 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b · 1c · 1d · 1e · 1f ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4a · 4b · 4c ^ 5a · 5b · 5c · 5d · 5e ^ 6a · 6b · 6c ^ 7a · 7b · 7c · 7d ^ 8a · 8b · 8c ^
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ExUns: 9a · 9b · 9c · 9d · 9e · 9f · 9g ^ 10a · 10b · 10c · 10d ^ 11a · 11b ^ 12a · 12b · 12c ^ 13a · 13b · 13c ^ 14a · 14b ^ 15a · 15b ^ 16a · 16b ^ 17a ·
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Relevant External Links for STARD3 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
STARD3
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
STARD3

Expression for STARD3 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and SAGE for STARD3 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for STARD3 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Plasma (20.4), Lung (19.0), and Cervix (10.8).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MaxQB, and MOPED for STARD3 Gene



Protein tissue co-expression partners for STARD3 Gene

- Elite partner

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of STARD3 Gene:

STARD3

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for STARD3 Gene:

Hs.728838
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with STARD3: view

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for STARD3 Gene

Orthologs for STARD3 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for STARD3 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia STARD3 34 35
  • 98.58 (n)
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia STARD3 34 35
  • 91.57 (n)
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia STARD3 34 35
  • 90.86 (n)
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Stard3 34 16 35
  • 88.39 (n)
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Stard3 34
  • 88.31 (n)
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia STARD3 35
  • 85 (a)
OneToOne
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia STARD3 35
  • 65 (a)
OneToOne
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves STARD3 34 35
  • 76.37 (n)
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia STARD3 35
  • 75 (a)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia stard3 34
  • 70.98 (n)
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia MGC68989 34
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii stard3 34 35
  • 67.82 (n)
mln64-pen 34
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP007057 34
  • 49.48 (n)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta Start1 34 35
  • 48.85 (n)
worm
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea tag-340 34 35
  • 41.76 (n)
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 35
  • 40 (a)
OneToMany
Species where no ortholog for STARD3 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • 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 STARD3 Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for STARD3 (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for STARD3 (if available)

Paralogs for STARD3 Gene

Paralogs for STARD3 Gene

Pseudogenes.org Pseudogenes for STARD3 Gene

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Variants for STARD3 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for STARD3 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 17 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs367543181 untested 39,635,654(+) GGGAG(A/C/T)GCCCA upstream-variant-2KB, reference, missense
rs1050293 -- 39,663,204(+) GGGCT(A/G)GGCAC nc-transcript-variant, utr-variant-3-prime
rs1050321 -- 39,663,389(+) TGAAT(C/T)TCTGC nc-transcript-variant, upstream-variant-2KB, utr-variant-3-prime
rs10713558 -- 39,649,885(+) AAAAA(-/A)GATAT intron-variant
rs111245383 -- 39,650,136(+) AGAAT(C/G)TGATC intron-variant

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for STARD3 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv40n68 CNV loss 17160897
nsv1146669 OTHER inversion 26484159
nsv2047 CNV insertion 18451855
nsv457738 CNV loss 19166990
nsv473159 CNV novel sequence insertion 20440878
nsv516757 CNV loss 19592680
nsv521294 CNV loss 19592680
nsv528093 CNV loss 19592680
nsv574991 CNV loss 21841781
nsv574992 CNV loss 21841781

Variation tolerance for STARD3 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 44.7% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 15.10; 96.91% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for STARD3 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)
STARD3
SNPedia medical, phenotypic, and genealogical associations of SNPs for
STARD3

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for STARD3 Gene

Disorders for STARD3 Gene

Relevant External Links for STARD3

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
STARD3
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
STARD3
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
STARD3

No disorders were found for STARD3 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for STARD3 Gene

Publications for STARD3 Gene

  1. MLN64 and MENTHO, two mediators of endosomal cholesterol transport. (PMID: 16709157) Alpy F. … Tomasetto C. (Biochem. Soc. Trans. 2006) 3 4 22 64
  2. The steroidogenic acute regulatory protein homolog MLN64, a late endosomal cholesterol-binding protein. (PMID: 11053434) Alpy F. … Rio M.-C. (J. Biol. Chem. 2001) 3 4 22 64
  3. Isolation of a candidate gene, CAB1, for cholesterol transport to mitochondria from the c-ERBB-2 amplicon by a modified cDNA selection method. (PMID: 9270027) Akiyama N. … Terada M. (Cancer Res. 1997) 3 4 22 64
  4. Variation at the NFATC2 locus increases the risk of thiazolidinedione-induced edema in the Diabetes REduction Assessment with ramipril and rosiglitazone Medication (DREAM) study. (PMID: 20628086) Bailey S.D. … Anand S. (Diabetes Care 2010) 3 46 64
  5. Biological, clinical and population relevance of 95 loci for blood lipids. (PMID: 20686565) Teslovich T.M. … Kathiresan S. (Nature 2010) 3 46 64

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