Free for academic non-profit institutions. Other users need a Commercial license

Aliases for TNFRSF4 Gene

Aliases for TNFRSF4 Gene

  • TNF Receptor Superfamily Member 4 2 3 5
  • TAX Transcriptionally-Activated Glycoprotein 1 Receptor 3 4
  • OX40L Receptor 3 4
  • ACT35 Antigen 3 4
  • CD134 Antigen 3 4
  • TXGP1L 3 4
  • Tax-Transcriptionally Activated Glycoprotein 1 Receptor 3
  • Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptor Superfamily, Member 4 2
  • Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptor Superfamily Member 4 3
  • Lymphoid Activation Antigene ACT35 3
  • OX40 Cell Surface Antigen 3
  • OX40 Homologue 3
  • ATC35 Antigen 3
  • OX40 Antigen 3
  • ACT35 3
  • CD134 3
  • IMD16 3
  • OX40 3

External Ids for TNFRSF4 Gene

Previous HGNC Symbols for TNFRSF4 Gene

  • TXGP1L

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TNFRSF4 Gene

  • GC01M000673
  • GC01M000898
  • GC01M001023
  • GC01M001052
  • GC01M001186
  • GC01M001136
  • GC01M000418

Summaries for TNFRSF4 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for TNFRSF4 Gene

  • The protein encoded by this gene is a member of the TNF-receptor superfamily. This receptor has been shown to activate NF-kappaB through its interaction with adaptor proteins TRAF2 and TRAF5. Knockout studies in mice suggested that this receptor promotes the expression of apoptosis inhibitors BCL2 and BCL2lL1/BCL2-XL, and thus suppresses apoptosis. The knockout studies also suggested the roles of this receptor in CD4+ T cell response, as well as in T cell-dependent B cell proliferation and differentiation. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for TNFRSF4 Gene

TNFRSF4 (TNF Receptor Superfamily Member 4) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with TNFRSF4 include Immunodeficiency 16 and Graft-Versus-Host Disease, Protection Against. Among its related pathways are TRAF Pathway and Th2 Differentiation Pathway. GO annotations related to this gene include tumor necrosis factor-activated receptor activity.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TNFRSF4 Gene

  • Receptor for TNFSF4/OX40L/GP34. Is a costimulatory molecule implicated in long-term T-cell immunity.

  • (Microbial infection) Acts as a receptor for human herpesvirus 6B/HHV-6B.

Gene Wiki entry for TNFRSF4 Gene

No data available for CIViC summary , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for TNFRSF4 Gene

Genomics for TNFRSF4 Gene

Regulatory Elements for TNFRSF4 Gene

Enhancers for TNFRSF4 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
GH01G001204 1.9 FANTOM5 Ensembl ENCODE dbSUPER 7.1 +7.4 7372 4.8 HDGF ARNT ZNF133 GLIS2 FOS YY2 JUNB REST TSHZ1 ZNF623 CCNL2 ENSG00000240731 LOC100288379 SLC35E2 ANKRD65 ENSG00000230092 LOC100129381 LINC01770 FAM87B B3GALT6
GH01G001413 0.8 FANTOM5 16.2 -198.7 -198673 0.0 MXI1 KLF1 CREB3L1 BACH1 SIN3A RBBP5 ZNF335 ZNF207 ZBTB20 MAZ TNFRSF4 TNFRSF18 ANKRD65 ATAD3C TMEM88B GC01P001410 GC01M001386
GH01G001229 1.4 ENCODE dbSUPER 0.4 -16.7 -16684 3.5 CREB3L1 AGO1 ZFP64 SIN3A ARID4B DMAP1 YY1 ZNF766 ZNF143 ZNF207 B3GALT6 ANKRD65 SDF4 TNFRSF4
GH01G001222 0.9 dbSUPER 0.4 -8.4 -8356 0.8 HDAC1 ELF3 HDGF ATF1 CREB3L1 NFRKB ARID4B ZBTB40 ZNF121 ZNF766 B3GALT6 UBE2J2 LINC01786 TTLL10-AS1 TTLL10 SDF4 TNFRSF4
- Elite enhancer and/or Elite enhancer-gene association Download GeneHancer data dump

Enhancers around TNFRSF4 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for TNFRSF4 Gene

1,211,326 bp from pter
1,214,638 bp from pter
3,313 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for TNFRSF4 Gene

Genes around TNFRSF4 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
TNFRSF4 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for TNFRSF4 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for TNFRSF4 Gene

Proteins for TNFRSF4 Gene

  • Protein details for TNFRSF4 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Tumor necrosis factor receptor superfamily member 4
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q13663
    • Q2M312
    • Q5T7M0

    Protein attributes for TNFRSF4 Gene

    277 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    29341 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with TRAF2, TRAF3 and TRAF5.
    • (Microbial infection) Interacts with Human herpesvirus 6B/HHV-6B gQ1:gQ2 proteins.
    • Sequence=AAB33944.1; Type=Erroneous initiation; Note=Translation N-terminally extended.; Evidence={ECO:0000305};

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for TNFRSF4 Gene

neXtProt entry for TNFRSF4 Gene

Post-translational modifications for TNFRSF4 Gene

  • Glycosylation at posLast=146146 and isoforms=160

Other Protein References for TNFRSF4 Gene

Antibody Products

  • R&D Systems Antibodies for TNFRSF4 (OX40/TNFRSF4)
  • Cell Signaling Technology (CST) Antibodies for TNFRSF4 (TNFRSF4)

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for TNFRSF4 Gene

Domains & Families for TNFRSF4 Gene

Gene Families for TNFRSF4 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for TNFRSF4 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

genes like me logo Genes that share domains with TNFRSF4: view

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TNFRSF4 Gene

Function for TNFRSF4 Gene

Molecular function for TNFRSF4 Gene

GENATLAS Biochemistry:
tumor necrosis factor receptor superfamily,member 4,tax-transcriptionally activated glycoprotein 1 receptor
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Receptor for TNFSF4/OX40L/GP34. Is a costimulatory molecule implicated in long-term T-cell immunity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
(Microbial infection) Acts as a receptor for human herpesvirus 6B/HHV-6B.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for TNFRSF4 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0001618 virus receptor activity IEA --
GO:0005031 tumor necrosis factor-activated receptor activity TAS 7737295
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TNFRSF4: view
genes like me logo Genes that share phenotypes with TNFRSF4: view

Human Phenotype Ontology for TNFRSF4 Gene

HPO Id HPO Name Alternative Ids Definition Synonyms

Animal Models for TNFRSF4 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for TNFRSF4:

Animal Model Products

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for TNFRSF4 Gene

Localization for TNFRSF4 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TNFRSF4 Gene

Membrane; Single-pass type I membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Extracellular space Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi Apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion 0 1 2 3 4 5 Confidence
COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for TNFRSF4 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 5
extracellular 3
cytosol 2
nucleus 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for TNFRSF4 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005886 plasma membrane TAS --
GO:0005887 integral component of plasma membrane TAS 7510240
GO:0009986 cell surface ISS,IEA --
GO:0016020 membrane IEA --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TNFRSF4: view

Pathways & Interactions for TNFRSF4 Gene

genes like me logo Genes that share pathways with TNFRSF4: view

SIGNOR curated interactions for TNFRSF4 Gene

Is activated by:

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for TNFRSF4 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006954 inflammatory response IBA --
GO:0006955 immune response TAS 7510240
GO:0007275 multicellular organism development IBA --
GO:0016032 viral process IEA --
GO:0030890 positive regulation of B cell proliferation ISS --
genes like me logo Genes that share ontologies with TNFRSF4: view

Drugs & Compounds for TNFRSF4 Gene

(3) Drugs for TNFRSF4 Gene - From: DGIdb, IUPHAR, and Novoseek

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
OX-40 ligand Pharma 0
genes like me logo Genes that share compounds with TNFRSF4: view

Transcripts for TNFRSF4 Gene

Unigene Clusters for TNFRSF4 Gene

Tumor necrosis factor receptor superfamily, member 4:
Representative Sequences:

CRISPR Products

Inhibitory RNA Products

Clone Products

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for TNFRSF4 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for TNFRSF4 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for TNFRSF4 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues from GTEx, Illumina, BioGPS, and CGAP SAGE for TNFRSF4 Gene

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for TNFRSF4 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Spleen (x6.3) and Whole Blood (x5.4).

NURSA nuclear receptor signaling pathways regulating expression of TNFRSF4 Gene:


SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for TNFRSF4 Gene:


Evidence on tissue expression from TISSUES for TNFRSF4 Gene

  • Nervous system(4.1)
  • Blood(2.7)
  • Lymph node(2.6)
  • Spleen(2.5)

Phenotype-based relationships between genes and organs from Gene ORGANizer for TNFRSF4 Gene

Germ Layers:
  • ectoderm
  • mesoderm
  • cardiovascular
  • immune
  • integumentary
  • lymphatic
Head and neck:
  • head
  • mouth
  • nose
  • spleen
  • anus
  • blood
  • bone marrow
  • coagulation system
  • red blood cell
  • skin
  • white blood cell
genes like me logo Genes that share expression patterns with TNFRSF4: view

Primer Products

No data available for mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery , Protein differential expression in normal tissues , Protein expression , Protein tissue co-expression partners and mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for TNFRSF4 Gene

Orthologs for TNFRSF4 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for TNFRSF4 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia TNFRSF4 34
  • 87.96 (n)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia TNFRSF4 34 35
  • 74.4 (n)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia TNFRSF4 34 35
  • 72.01 (n)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Tnfrsf4 34 16 35
  • 71.68 (n)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Tnfrsf4 34
  • 68.97 (n)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia TNFRSF4 35
  • 50 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves TNFRSF4 34 35
  • 44.9 (n)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia TNFRSF4 35
  • 27 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia tnfrsf4 34
  • 45.21 (n)
Species where no ortholog for TNFRSF4 was found in the sources mined by GeneCards:
  • 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)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • 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)
  • zebrafish (Danio rerio)

Evolution for TNFRSF4 Gene

Gene Tree for TNFRSF4 (if available)
Gene Tree for TNFRSF4 (if available)

Paralogs for TNFRSF4 Gene

No data available for Paralogs for TNFRSF4 Gene

Variants for TNFRSF4 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for TNFRSF4 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs587777075 Pathogenic, Immunodeficiency 16 (IMD16) [MIM:615593] 1,213,738(+) CGGAC(A/G)GCACA upstream-variant-2KB, reference, missense, utr-variant-5-prime
rs1000059108 -- 1,211,211(+) CCAAG(C/T)CTCCC downstream-variant-500B
rs1000159274 -- 1,215,698(+) GCAGT(A/G)AGTGG upstream-variant-2KB, utr-variant-5-prime
rs1000499339 -- 1,214,573(+) GCCAG(C/G)CACGG intron-variant, upstream-variant-2KB, utr-variant-5-prime
rs1000536204 -- 1,210,977(+) TCTGG(A/C)ACTCG downstream-variant-500B

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for TNFRSF4 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
dgv24n54 CNV loss 21841781
dgv2n67 CNV gain 20364138
nsv1003578 CNV gain 25217958
nsv10161 CNV gain+loss 18304495
nsv1160644 CNV deletion 26073780
nsv1160772 CNV duplication 26073780
nsv428334 CNV gain 18775914
nsv469848 CNV gain 16826518
nsv470680 CNV loss 18288195
nsv482937 CNV loss 15286789
nsv517709 CNV gain+loss 19592680
nsv544947 CNV loss 21841781
nsv544956 CNV loss 21841781
nsv544963 CNV loss 21841781
nsv950452 CNV deletion 24416366

Variation tolerance for TNFRSF4 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 84.6% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 0.92; 19.17% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for TNFRSF4 Gene

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

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TNFRSF4 Gene

Disorders for TNFRSF4 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(7) MalaCards diseases for TNFRSF4 Gene - From: OMIM, Orphanet, Swiss-Prot, DISEASES, Novoseek, and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
immunodeficiency 16
  • combined immunodeficiency due to ox40 deficiency
graft-versus-host disease, protection against
  • graft-versus-host disease, susceptibility to
acute graft versus host disease
  • acute gvhd
nodular goiter
  • goiter, nodular
tropical spastic paraparesis
  • htlv-associated myelopathy
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards


  • Immunodeficiency 16 (IMD16) [MIM:615593]: An autosomal recessive primary immunodeficiency associated with classic Kaposi sarcoma of childhood and poor T-cell recall immune responses due to complete functional OX40 deficiency. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:23897980}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.

Relevant External Links for TNFRSF4

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
genes like me logo Genes that share disorders with TNFRSF4: view

No data available for Genatlas for TNFRSF4 Gene

Publications for TNFRSF4 Gene

  1. The human OX40 homolog: cDNA structure, expression and chromosomal assignment of the ACT35 antigen. (PMID: 7510240) Latza U. … Stein H. (Eur. J. Immunol. 1994) 2 3 4 22 64
  2. Human genetic evidence that OX40 is implicated in myocardial infarction. (PMID: 16329997) Ria M. … Lagercrantz J. (Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 2006) 3 22 46 64
  3. The HTLV-I protein transcriptionally modulates OX40 antigen expression. (PMID: 10861060) Pankow R. … Bulfone-Paus S. (J. Immunol. 2000) 3 4 22 64
  4. Activation of OX40 signal transduction pathways leads to tumor necrosis factor receptor-associated factor (TRAF) 2- and TRAF5- mediated NF-kappaB activation. (PMID: 9488716) Kawamata S. … Uchiyama T. (J. Biol. Chem. 1998) 3 4 22 64
  5. CD134 is a cellular receptor specific for human herpesvirus-6B entry. (PMID: 23674671) Tang H. … Mori Y. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2013) 3 4 64

Products for TNFRSF4 Gene

Sources for TNFRSF4 Gene

Loading form....