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Aliases for CYP11A1 Gene

Aliases for CYP11A1 Gene

  • Cytochrome P450, Family 11, Subfamily A, Polypeptide 1 2 3
  • Cytochrome P450, Subfamily XIA (Cholesterol Side Chain Cleavage) 2 3
  • Cytochrome P450 11A1 3 4
  • Cytochrome P450(Scc) 3 4
  • EC 1.14.15.6 4 63
  • CYPXIA1 3 4
  • CYP11A 3 4
  • Cholesterol Monooxygenase (Side-Chain-Cleaving) 2
  • Cholesterol Monooxygenase (Side-Chain Cleaving) 3
  • Cholesterol 20-22 Desmolase 3
  • Cholesterol Desmolase 4
  • Cytochrome P450C11A1 3
  • Steroid 20-22-Lyase 3
  • EC 1.14.15 63
  • P450SCC 3

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Previous HGNC Symbols for CYP11A1 Gene

  • CYP11A

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CYP11A1 Gene

  • GC15M067746
  • GC15M072206
  • GC15M072345
  • GC15M072417
  • GC15M074630
  • GC15M051425

Summaries for CYP11A1 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for CYP11A1 Gene

  • This gene encodes a member of the cytochrome P450 superfamily of enzymes. The cytochrome P450 proteins are monooxygenases which catalyze many reactions involved in drug metabolism and synthesis of cholesterol, steroids and other lipids. This protein localizes to the mitochondrial inner membrane and catalyzes the conversion of cholesterol to pregnenolone, the first and rate-limiting step in the synthesis of the steroid hormones. Two transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. The cellular location of the smaller isoform is unclear since it lacks the mitochondrial-targeting transit peptide. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

GeneCards Summary for CYP11A1 Gene

CYP11A1 (Cytochrome P450, Family 11, Subfamily A, Polypeptide 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with CYP11A1 include 46,xy disorder of sex development - adrenal insufficiency due to cyp11a1 deficiency and inherited isolated adrenal insufficiency due to cyp11a1 deficiency. Among its related pathways are Infectious disease and Metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include iron ion binding and oxidoreductase activity, acting on paired donors, with incorporation or reduction of molecular oxygen. An important paralog of this gene is CYP24A1.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CYP11A1 Gene

  • Catalyzes the side-chain cleavage reaction of cholesterol to pregnenolone.

Gene Wiki entry for CYP11A1 Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for CYP11A1 Gene

Genomics for CYP11A1 Gene

Regulatory Elements for CYP11A1 Gene

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Genomic Location for CYP11A1 Gene

Chromosome:
15
Start:
74,337,759 bp from pter
End:
74,367,740 bp from pter
Size:
29,982 bases
Orientation:
Minus strand

Genomic View for CYP11A1 Gene

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Genomic Location for CYP11A1 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for CYP11A1 Gene

Proteins for CYP11A1 Gene

  • Protein details for CYP11A1 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    P05108-CP11A_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    Cholesterol side-chain cleavage enzyme, mitochondrial
    Protein Accession:
    P05108
    Secondary Accessions:
    • A8K8D5
    • B3KPU8
    • G3XAD7
    • Q15081
    • Q16805
    • Q8N1A7

    Protein attributes for CYP11A1 Gene

    Size:
    521 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    60102 Da
    Cofactor:
    Name=heme; Xref=ChEBI:CHEBI:30413;
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with FDX1/adrenodoxin.

    Three dimensional structures from OCA and Proteopedia for CYP11A1 Gene

    Alternative splice isoforms for CYP11A1 Gene

    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

neXtProt entry for CYP11A1 Gene

Proteomics data for CYP11A1 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for CYP11A1 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Modification sites at neXtProt

Other Protein References for CYP11A1 Gene

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Domains & Families for CYP11A1 Gene

Gene Families for CYP11A1 Gene

Protein Domains for CYP11A1 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for CYP11A1 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

P05108

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

CP11A_HUMAN :
  • Belongs to the cytochrome P450 family.
Family:
  • Belongs to the cytochrome P450 family.
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Function for CYP11A1 Gene

Molecular function for CYP11A1 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot CatalyticActivity:
Cholesterol + 6 reduced adrenodoxin + 3 O(2) + 6 H(+) = pregnenolone + 4-methylpentanal + 6 oxidized adrenodoxin + 4 H(2)O.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Catalyzes the side-chain cleavage reaction of cholesterol to pregnenolone.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Induction:
By 8-bromo cyclic AMP.

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for CYP11A1 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for CYP11A1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0004497 monooxygenase activity --
GO:0005506 iron ion binding IEA --
GO:0008386 cholesterol monooxygenase (side-chain-cleaving) activity TAS --
GO:0015485 cholesterol binding IEA --
GO:0016705 oxidoreductase activity, acting on paired donors, with incorporation or reduction of molecular oxygen --
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Animal Models for CYP11A1 Gene

MGI Knock Outs for CYP11A1:

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No data available for Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for CYP11A1 Gene

Localization for CYP11A1 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CYP11A1 Gene

Mitochondrion membrane.

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for CYP11A1 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for CYP11A1 gene
Compartment Confidence
mitochondrion 5
extracellular 2
nucleus 2
cytoskeleton 1
endoplasmic reticulum 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for CYP11A1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005739 mitochondrion ISS --
GO:0005743 mitochondrial inner membrane IBA --
GO:0005759 mitochondrial matrix TAS --
GO:0030061 mitochondrial crista IEA --
GO:0043204 perikaryon IEA --
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Pathways & Interactions for CYP11A1 Gene

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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot P05108-CP11A_HUMAN

  • Pathway: Lipid metabolism; C21-steroid hormone metabolism.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for CYP11A1 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006082 organic acid metabolic process --
GO:0006694 steroid biosynthetic process --
GO:0006700 C21-steroid hormone biosynthetic process TAS --
GO:0006701 progesterone biosynthetic process IEA --
GO:0006703 estrogen biosynthetic process IEA --
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No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for CYP11A1 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for CYP11A1 Gene

(48) Drugs for CYP11A1 Gene - From: NovoSeek, HMDB, DrugBank, and DGIdb

Name Status Disease Links Group Role Mechanism of Action Clinical Trials
Aminoglutethimide Approved Pharma Target, inhibitor 2
Dexamethasone Approved, Investigational Pharma Agonist, Enzyme, inhibitor 1806
Digoxin Approved Pharma Enzyme, inhibitor Na+/K+ ATPase inhibitor 118
Testosterone Approved, Investigational Pharma Enzyme, inhibitor Endogenous androgen receptor agonist 453
Clomifene Approved, Investigational Pharma Enzyme, inhibitor 0

(54) Additional Compounds for CYP11A1 Gene - From: NovoSeek and HMDB

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
7-dehydrocholesterol
  • (-)-7-dehydrocholesterol
  • (3b)-Cholesta-5,7-dien-3-ol
  • (3beta)-Cholesta-5,7-dien-3-ol
  • 10,13-Dimethyl-17-(6-methylheptan-2-yl)-2,3,4,9,11,12,14,15,16,17-decahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthren-3-ol
  • 17-(1,5-Dimethylhexyl)-10,13-dimethyl-2,3,4,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17-dodecahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthren-3-ol
434-16-2
17a,20a-Dihydroxycholesterol
  • 17alpha,20alpha-Dihydroxycholesterol
17a-Hydroxypregnenolone
  • 17-Hydroxy-D5-pregnenolone
  • 17-Hydroxypregnenolone
  • 17-OH-pregnenolone
  • 17a-Hydroxypregnolone
  • 17alpha-Hydroxypregnanolone
387-79-1
20a,22b-Dihydroxycholesterol
  • 20alpha,22beta-Dihydroxycholesterol
  • Not Available
15234-55-6
22b-Hydroxycholesterol
  • (3beta,22R)-Cholest-5-ene-3,22-diol
  • 22beta-Hydroxycholesterol
  • 22R-Hydroxycholesterol
  • Cholest-5-en-3beta,22R-diol
22348-64-7
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Transcripts for CYP11A1 Gene

Unigene Clusters for CYP11A1 Gene

Cytochrome P450, family 11, subfamily A, polypeptide 1:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for CYP11A1 Gene

ExUns: 1 ^ 2a · 2b · 2c · 2d ^ 3 ^ 4 ^ 5 ^ 6a · 6b · 6c ^ 7a · 7b ^ 8 ^ 9 ^ 10 ^ 11 ^ 12
SP1: - -
SP2: -
SP3: - - - - - -
SP4: -
SP5: -
SP6: - - -

Relevant External Links for CYP11A1 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
CYP11A1
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
CYP11A1

Expression for CYP11A1 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for CYP11A1 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for CYP11A1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Adrenal Gland (x47.1).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for CYP11A1 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Adrenal (29.2), Fetal testis (20.5), Placenta (10.0), and Testis (7.2).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for CYP11A1 Gene



SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for CYP11A1 Gene Hs.303980

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Protein tissue co-expression partners for CYP11A1 Gene

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No data available for mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for CYP11A1 Gene

Orthologs for CYP11A1 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of animals.

Orthologs for CYP11A1 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia CYP11A1 35
  • 81.76 (n)
  • 73.03 (a)
CYP11A1 36
  • 74 (a)
OneToOne
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia CYP11A1 35
  • 85.42 (n)
  • 80.15 (a)
CYP11A1 36
  • 80 (a)
OneToOne
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Cyp11a1 35
  • 80.18 (n)
  • 76.41 (a)
Cyp11a1 16
Cyp11a1 36
  • 75 (a)
OneToOne
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia CYP11A1 35
  • 98.91 (n)
  • 98.91 (a)
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Cyp11a1 35
  • 80.31 (n)
  • 77.58 (a)
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia CYP11A1 36
  • 56 (a)
OneToOne
platypus
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia CYP11A1 36
  • 47 (a)
OneToOne
chicken
(Gallus gallus)
Aves CYP11A1 35
  • 64.06 (n)
  • 54.55 (a)
CYP11A1 36
  • 51 (a)
OneToOne
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia LOC100495360 35
  • 57.25 (n)
  • 52.3 (a)
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii -- 35
LOC563363 35
  • 57.82 (n)
  • 50.32 (a)
cyp11a1 36
  • 46 (a)
OneToMany
CYP11A1 (2 of 2) 36
  • 46 (a)
OneToMany
rainbow trout
(Oncorhynchus mykiss)
Actinopterygii Omy.11583 35
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta dib 36
  • 24 (a)
ManyToMany
shd 36
  • 23 (a)
ManyToMany
worm
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea cyp-44A1 36
  • 25 (a)
OneToMany
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea -- 36
  • 22 (a)
OneToMany
Species with no ortholog for CYP11A1:
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for CYP11A1 Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for CYP11A1 (if available)
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Paralogs for CYP11A1 Gene

Paralogs for CYP11A1 Gene

(4) SIMAP similar genes for CYP11A1 Gene using alignment to 8 proteins:

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Variants for CYP11A1 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for CYP11A1 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 15 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs6160 -- 74,343,982(-) ACTAA(C/T)GTCAT reference, synonymous-codon
rs6161 - 74,343,027(-) CCTTC(A/G)AGGAC missense, reference
rs1049968 -- 74,343,064(-) GGCAT(A/C/G)CTCTA synonymous-codon, reference
rs1130841 -- 74,367,539(-) AGGCT(A/G)CCAGA missense, reference, upstream-variant-2KB
rs1130843 -- 74,343,796(-) ATTTT(C/G/T)AGTAA reference, synonymous-codon

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for CYP11A1 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv510938 CNV Complex 20534489
dgv2406n71 CNV Loss 21882294
esv28469 CNV Gain 19812545

Variation tolerance for CYP11A1 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 14.91% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 1.48; 28.90% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for CYP11A1 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
CYP11A1
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CYP11A1

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CYP11A1 Gene

Disorders for CYP11A1 Gene

MalaCards: The human disease database

(27) MalaCards diseases for CYP11A1 Gene - From: OMIM, ClinVar, GeneTests, Orphanet, Swiss-Prot, DISEASES, NovoSeek, and GeneCards

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot

CP11A_HUMAN
  • Adrenal insufficiency, congenital, with 46,XY sex reversal (AICSR) [MIM:613743]: A rare disorder that can present as acute adrenal insufficiency in infancy or childhood. ACTH and plasma renin activity are elevated and adrenal steroids are inappropriately low or absent; the 46,XY patients have female external genitalia, sometimes with clitoromegaly. The phenotypic spectrum ranges from prematurity, complete underandrogenization, and severe early-onset adrenal failure to term birth with clitoromegaly and later-onset adrenal failure. Patients with congenital adrenal insufficiency do not manifest the massive adrenal enlargement typical of congenital lipoid adrenal hyperplasia. {ECO:0000269 PubMed:11502818, ECO:0000269 PubMed:12161514, ECO:0000269 PubMed:16705068, ECO:0000269 PubMed:18182448, ECO:0000269 PubMed:19116240}. Note=The disease is caused by mutations affecting the gene represented in this entry.

Relevant External Links for CYP11A1

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
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Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
CYP11A1
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Publications for CYP11A1 Gene

  1. Kinetics of vitamin D3 metabolism by cytochrome P450scc (CYP11A1) in phospholipid vesicles and cyclodextrin. (PMID: 18573681) Tuckey R.C. … Slominski A. (Int. J. Biochem. Cell Biol. 2008) 23 25 26 67
  2. A pathway for the metabolism of vitamin D3: unique hydroxylated metabolites formed during catalysis with cytochrome P450scc (CYP11A1). (PMID: 14657394) Guryev O. … Estabrook R.W. (Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2003) 23 25 26 67
  3. Inhibition of testosterone secretion by digitoxin in rat testicular interstitial cells. (PMID: 10381263) Wang S.W. … Wang P.S. (J. Cell. Biochem. 1999) 23 25 26 67
  4. Direct inhibitory effect of digitalis on progesterone release from rat granulosa cells. (PMID: 11309248) Chen J.J. … Wang S.W. (Br. J. Pharmacol. 2001) 23 25 67
  5. Pharmacological doses of testosterone upregulated androgen receptor and 3-Beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase/delta-5-delta-4 isomerase and impaired leydig cells steroidogenesis in adult rats. (PMID: 21427060) Kostic T.S. … Andric S.A. (Toxicol. Sci. 2011) 25 26

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