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Aliases for FCRL3 Gene

Aliases for FCRL3 Gene

  • Fc Receptor Like 3 2 3
  • Fc Receptor-Like 3 2 3 5
  • Immune Receptor Translocation-Associated Protein 3 3 4
  • SH2 Domain-Containing Phosphatase Anchor Protein 2 3 4
  • Fc Receptor Homolog 3 3 4
  • IFGP Family Protein 3 3 4
  • FcR-Like Protein 3 3 4
  • HIFGP3 3 4
  • FCRH3 3 4
  • IFGP3 3 4
  • IRTA3 3 4
  • SPAP2 3 4
  • Immunoglobulin Superfamily Receptor Translocation Associated Protein 3 3
  • CD307c Antigen 4
  • CD307c 3
  • FcRL3 4

External Ids for FCRL3 Gene

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FCRL3 Gene

  • GC01M154460
  • GC01M155912
  • GC01M157646
  • GC01M129005

Summaries for FCRL3 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for FCRL3 Gene

  • This gene encodes a member of the immunoglobulin receptor superfamily and is one of several Fc receptor-like glycoproteins clustered on the long arm of chromosome 1. The encoded protein contains immunoreceptor-tyrosine activation motifs and immunoreceptor-tyrosine inhibitory motifs in its cytoplasmic domain and may play a role in regulation of the immune system. Mutations in this gene have been associated with rheumatoid arthritis, autoimmune thyroid disease, and systemic lupus erythematosus. Alternative splicing results in multiple transcript variants. [provided by RefSeq, Feb 2016]

GeneCards Summary for FCRL3 Gene

FCRL3 (Fc Receptor Like 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with FCRL3 include Rheumatoid Arthritis and Graves' Disease. Among its related pathways are B Cell Development Pathways. An important paralog of this gene is FCRL2.

Gene Wiki entry for FCRL3 Gene

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for FCRL3 Gene

Genomics for FCRL3 Gene

Regulatory Elements for FCRL3 Gene

Enhancers for FCRL3 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 FCRL3 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Transcription factor binding sites by QIAGEN in the FCRL3 gene promoter:

Genomic Location for FCRL3 Gene

157,674,321 bp from pter
157,700,985 bp from pter
26,665 bases
Minus strand

Genomic View for FCRL3 Gene

Genes around FCRL3 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
FCRL3 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for FCRL3 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for FCRL3 Gene

Proteins for FCRL3 Gene

  • Protein details for FCRL3 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    Fc receptor-like protein 3
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A0N0M4
    • A8MTH7
    • D3DVD2
    • Q5VXZ8
    • Q8N6S2
    • Q96LA4
    • Q96P27
    • Q96P28
    • Q96P29
    • Q96P30

    Protein attributes for FCRL3 Gene

    734 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    80856 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with PTPN6, PTPN11, SYK and ZAP70.

    Alternative splice isoforms for FCRL3 Gene

neXtProt entry for FCRL3 Gene

Proteomics data for FCRL3 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for FCRL3 Gene

  • Phosphorylated on cytoplasmic tyrosines; required for interaction with protein tyrosine phosphatases and protein tyrosine kinases.
  • Glycosylation at Asn 561
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for FCRL3 Gene

Antibody Products

  • Abcam antibodies for FCRL3

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for FCRL3 Gene

Domains & Families for FCRL3 Gene

Protein Domains for FCRL3 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 6 Ig-like C2-type (immunoglobulin-like) domains.
  • Contains 6 Ig-like C2-type (immunoglobulin-like) domains.
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Function for FCRL3 Gene

Phenotypes for FCRL3 Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for FCRL3:
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No data available for Molecular function , Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function , Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for FCRL3 Gene

Localization for FCRL3 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FCRL3 Gene

Cell membrane; Single-pass type I membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for FCRL3 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for FCRL3 gene
Compartment Confidence
plasma membrane 5
endoplasmic reticulum 1
extracellular 1
mitochondrion 1
peroxisome 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for FCRL3 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005886 plasma membrane IEA --
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Pathways & Interactions for FCRL3 Gene

SuperPathways for FCRL3 Gene

Superpath Contained pathways
1 B Cell Development Pathways
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Pathways by source for FCRL3 Gene

1 R&D Systems pathway for FCRL3 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for FCRL3 Gene


No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for FCRL3 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for FCRL3 Gene

No Compound Related Data Available

Transcripts for FCRL3 Gene

Unigene Clusters for FCRL3 Gene

Fc receptor-like 3:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for FCRL3 Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2 ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5a · 5b · 5c ^ 6 ^ 7a · 7b ^ 8a · 8b ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12 ^ 13
SP2: -
SP3: - - -
SP5: -
SP7: -

Relevant External Links for FCRL3 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for FCRL3 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for FCRL3 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for FCRL3 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Spleen (x22.0), Whole Blood (x12.0), and Small Intestine - Terminal Ileum (x10.1).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for FCRL3 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Plasma (61.9).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for FCRL3 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for FCRL3 Gene Hs.292449

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for FCRL3 Gene

Tissue specificity: Primarily expressed in secondary lymphoid tissues by mature subsets of B-cells. Detected in spleen, lymph node, peripheral blood lymphocytes, thymus, bone marrow, kidney, salivary gland, adrenal gland and uterus. Expressed a low levels in naive, germinal center and memory B-cells but also expressed in NK cells (at protein level).
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Protein tissue co-expression partners for FCRL3 Gene

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Orthologs for FCRL3 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for FCRL3 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia FCRL3 35
  • 77.17 (n)
  • 63.03 (a)
FCRL3 36
  • 61 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia FCRL3 35
  • 76.15 (n)
  • 63.05 (a)
-- 36
  • 42 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia FCRL3 35
  • 99.05 (n)
  • 98.23 (a)
FCRL3 36
  • 98 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves FCRL2 35
  • 49.73 (n)
  • 39.04 (a)
FCRL2 36
  • 35 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia LOC100494132 35
  • 46.75 (n)
  • 37.34 (a)
Species with no ortholog for FCRL3:
  • 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)
  • lizard (Anolis carolinensis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • mouse (Mus musculus)
  • oppossum (Monodelphis domestica)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • 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 FCRL3 Gene

Gene Tree for FCRL3 (if available)
Gene Tree for FCRL3 (if available)

Paralogs for FCRL3 Gene

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Variants for FCRL3 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for FCRL3 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 01 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs7522061 - 157,698,600(+) AGGAT(C/T)GAGGA nc-transcript-variant, reference, missense
rs12041673 - 157,696,253(+) AATAA(A/G)GACCA nc-transcript-variant, reference, missense
VAR_042926 A breast cancer sample
rs944627 - 157,680,749(+) AAATC(A/G)GGTTG nc-transcript-variant, reference, missense
rs2282284 - 157,678,753(+) CATAG(C/T)TTTCT nc-transcript-variant, reference, missense

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for FCRL3 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv520011 CNV Loss 19592680

Variation tolerance for FCRL3 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 92.5% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 4.00; 60.21% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for FCRL3 Gene

Human Gene Mutation Database (HGMD)

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FCRL3 Gene

Disorders for FCRL3 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(7) MalaCards diseases for FCRL3 Gene - From: DISEASES, Novoseek, and GeneCards

Disorder Aliases PubMed IDs
rheumatoid arthritis
  • rheumatoid arthritis, progression of
graves' disease
  • toxic diffuse goiter
autoimmune pancreatitis
  • aip
  • inflammatory disorder of joint
systemic lupus erythematosus
  • lupus nephritis
- elite association - COSMIC cancer census association via MalaCards
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  • Note=Genetic variation in FCRL3 may influence susceptibility to autoimmune disorders, including Graves disease. Graves disease is an autoimmune disorder associated with overactivity of the thyroid gland and hyperthyroidism. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:15838509, ECO:0000269 PubMed:16384851, ECO:0000269 PubMed:17952073}.
  • Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) [MIM:180300]: An inflammatory disease with autoimmune features and a complex genetic component. It primarily affects the joints and is characterized by inflammatory changes in the synovial membranes and articular structures, widespread fibrinoid degeneration of the collagen fibers in mesenchymal tissues, and by atrophy and rarefaction of bony structures. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:15838509, ECO:0000269 PubMed:16176992, ECO:0000269 PubMed:16476711, ECO:0000269 PubMed:16859508, ECO:0000269 PubMed:17133579, ECO:0000269 PubMed:17179172, ECO:0000269 PubMed:17763442}. Note=Disease susceptibility is associated with variations affecting the gene represented in this entry.

Relevant External Links for FCRL3

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
Human Genome Epidemiology (HuGE) Navigator
Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
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No data available for Genatlas for FCRL3 Gene

Publications for FCRL3 Gene

  1. Rheumatoid arthritis association with the FCRL3 -169C polymorphism is restricted to PTPN22 1858T-homozygous individuals in a Canadian population. (PMID: 17133579) Newman W.G. … Siminovitch K.A. (Arthritis Rheum. 2006) 3 4 23 48 67
  2. Association between Fc receptor-like 3 C169T polymorphism and risk of systemic lupus erythematosus: a meta-analysis. (PMID: 19565352) Mao C. … Qiu L. (Mol. Biol. Rep. 2010) 3 23
  3. No significant association between Fc receptor-like 3 gene polymorphisms and human leukocyte antigen-B27 positive ankylosing spondylitis in Han Chinese population. (PMID: 19657722) Xia G. … Xu J. (Mol. Biol. Rep. 2010) 3 23
  4. Fc receptor-like 3 -169 C/T polymorphism and RA susceptibility: a meta-analysis. (PMID: 19690864) Lee Y.H. … Song G.G. (Rheumatol. Int. 2010) 3 23
  5. FcRL3 gene promoter variant is associated with peripheral arthritis in Crohn's disease. (PMID: 19235910) Mendoza J.L. … Mitchell A.A. (Inflamm. Bowel Dis. 2009) 3 23

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