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Aliases for DNAJB11 Gene

Aliases for DNAJB11 Gene

  • DnaJ (Hsp40) Homolog, Subfamily B, Member 11 2 3
  • Endoplasmic Reticulum DNA J Domain-Containing Protein 3 3 4
  • ER-Associated Hsp40 Co-Chaperone 3 4
  • PWP1-Interacting Protein 4 3 4
  • APOBEC1-Binding Protein 2 3 4
  • ER-Resident Protein ERdj3 3 4
  • ABBP-2 3 4
  • ABBP2 3 6
  • ERdj3 3 4
  • ERj3p 3 4
  • ERj3 3 4
  • HEDJ 4 6
  • DJ9 3 6
  • EDJ 3 4
  • DnaJ Homolog Subfamily B Member 11 3
  • ER-Associated DNAJ Protein 3 3
  • DnaJ Protein Homolog 9 4
  • Human DnaJ Protein 9 4
  • ER-Associated DNAJ 4
  • DnaJ Protein 9 3
  • PRO1080 3
  • UNQ537 3
  • HDj-9 4
  • Dj-9 3
  • HDJ9 4

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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for DNAJB11 Gene

  • GC03P183060
  • GC03P187545
  • GC03P187687
  • GC03P187606
  • GC03P187609
  • GC03P187767
  • GC03P186285
  • GC03P183697

Summaries for DNAJB11 Gene

Entrez Gene Summary for DNAJB11 Gene

  • This gene encodes a soluble glycoprotein of the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) lumen that functions as a co-chaperone of binding immunoglobulin protein, a 70 kilodalton heat shock protein chaperone required for the proper folding and assembly of proteins in the ER. The encoded protein contains a highly conserved J domain of about 70 amino acids with a characteristic His-Pro-Asp (HPD) motif and may regulate the activity of binding immunoglobulin protein by stimulating ATPase activity. [provided by RefSeq, Mar 2014]

GeneCards Summary for DNAJB11 Gene

DNAJB11 (DnaJ (Hsp40) Homolog, Subfamily B, Member 11) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Biosynthesis of the N-glycan precursor (dolichol lipid-linked oligosaccharide, LLO) and transfer to a nascent protein and Unfolded Protein Response. GO annotations related to this gene include unfolded protein binding. An important paralog of this gene is DNAJA4.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DNAJB11 Gene

  • Serves as a co-chaperone for HSPA5. Binds directly to both unfolded proteins that are substrates for ERAD and nascent unfolded peptide chains, but dissociates from the HSPA5-unfolded protein complex before folding is completed. May help recruiting HSPA5 and other chaperones to the substrate. Stimulates HSPA5 ATPase activity.

Gene Wiki entry for DNAJB11 Gene

No data available for Tocris Summary , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for DNAJB11 Gene

Genomics for DNAJB11 Gene

Regulatory Elements for DNAJB11 Gene

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Genomic Location for DNAJB11 Gene

186,567,403 bp from pter
186,597,203 bp from pter
29,801 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for DNAJB11 Gene

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Genomic Location for DNAJB11 Gene
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RefSeq DNA sequence for DNAJB11 Gene

Proteins for DNAJB11 Gene

  • Protein details for DNAJB11 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    DnaJ homolog subfamily B member 11
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • Q542Y5
    • Q542Y9
    • Q6IAQ8
    • Q96JC6

    Protein attributes for DNAJB11 Gene

    358 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    40514 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Part of a large chaperone multiprotein complex comprising DNAJB11, HSP90B1, HSPA5, HYOU, PDIA2, PDIA4, PDIA6, PPIB, SDF2L1, UGT1A1 and very small amounts of ERP29, but not, or at very low levels, CALR nor CANX. Binds to denatured substrates in an ATP-independent manner. Interacts via the J domain with HSPA5 in an ATP-dependent manner.

neXtProt entry for DNAJB11 Gene

Proteomics data for DNAJB11 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for DNAJB11 Gene

  • Contains high-mannose Endo H-sensitive carbohydrates
  • Cys-169, Cys-171, Cys-193 and Cys-196 form intramolecular disulfide bonds. The preferential partner for each Cys is not known
  • Thr-188 was reported to be phosphorylated upon DNA damage by ATM or ATR; however as this position has been shown to be in the ER lumen, the in vivo relevance is not proven
  • Ubiquitination at Lys28
  • Glycosylation at Asn261
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for DNAJB11 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
Reactome Protein details:
REFSEQ proteins:

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Domains for DNAJB11 Gene

Gene Families for DNAJB11 Gene

Protein Domains for DNAJB11 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for DNAJB11 Gene

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Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry



  • Contains 1 J domain.
  • Contains 1 J domain.
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Function for DNAJB11 Gene

Molecular function for DNAJB11 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Serves as a co-chaperone for HSPA5. Binds directly to both unfolded proteins that are substrates for ERAD and nascent unfolded peptide chains, but dissociates from the HSPA5-unfolded protein complex before folding is completed. May help recruiting HSPA5 and other chaperones to the substrate. Stimulates HSPA5 ATPase activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Induction:
By endoplasmic reticulum stress-inducing agents such as thapsigargin and tunicamycin.

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for DNAJB11 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005515 protein binding IPI 18923428
GO:0051082 unfolded protein binding IEA --
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miRNA for DNAJB11 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target DNAJB11

No data available for Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) , Phenotypes , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for DNAJB11 Gene

Localization for DNAJB11 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DNAJB11 Gene

Endoplasmic reticulum lumen. Note=Associated with the ER membrane in a C-terminally epitope-tagged construct.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for DNAJB11 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for DNAJB11 gene
Compartment Confidence
endoplasmic reticulum 5
extracellular 2
nucleus 2
plasma membrane 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for DNAJB11 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005634 nucleus IEA --
GO:0005737 cytoplasm --
GO:0005783 endoplasmic reticulum TAS 16130169
GO:0005788 endoplasmic reticulum lumen TAS --
GO:0016020 membrane IDA 19946888
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Pathways for DNAJB11 Gene

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Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for DNAJB11 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006457 protein folding IEA --
GO:0006987 activation of signaling protein activity involved in unfolded protein response --
GO:0016556 mRNA modification IEA --
GO:0030968 endoplasmic reticulum unfolded protein response TAS --
GO:0036498 IRE1-mediated unfolded protein response TAS --
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Transcripts for DNAJB11 Gene

Unigene Clusters for DNAJB11 Gene

DnaJ (Hsp40) homolog, subfamily B, member 11:
Representative Sequences:

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Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for DNAJB11 Gene

No ASD Table

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Expression for DNAJB11 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for DNAJB11 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

Protein differential expression in normal tissues for DNAJB11 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Peripheral blood mononuclear cells (14.2).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, MOPED, and MaxQB for DNAJB11 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for DNAJB11 Gene Hs.317192

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for DNAJB11 Gene

Tissue specificity: Widely expressed.
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Expression partners for DNAJB11 Gene

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No data available for mRNA differential expression in normal tissues for DNAJB11 Gene

Orthologs for DNAJB11 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of eukaryotes.

Orthologs for DNAJB11 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia DNAJB11 35
  • 93.3 (n)
  • 98.32 (a)
DNAJB11 36
  • 98 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia DNAJB11 35
  • 91.9 (n)
  • 96.37 (a)
DNAJB11 36
  • 96 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia Dnajb11 35
  • 90.78 (n)
  • 98.32 (a)
Dnajb11 16
Dnajb11 36
  • 98 (a)
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia DNAJB11 35
  • 99.81 (n)
  • 99.72 (a)
DNAJB11 36
  • 100 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia Dnajb11 35
  • 90.32 (n)
  • 98.32 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia DNAJB11 36
  • 91 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia DNAJB11 36
  • 95 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves DNAJB11 35
  • 78.96 (n)
  • 91.9 (a)
DNAJB11 36
  • 90 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia DNAJB11 36
  • 93 (a)
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia dnajb11 35
  • 76.34 (n)
  • 87.61 (a)
MGC75796 35
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Xl.5180 35
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii dnajb11 35
  • 71.67 (n)
  • 84.42 (a)
dnajb11 36
  • 84 (a)
fruit fly
(Drosophila melanogaster)
Insecta CG4164 37
  • 63 (a)
CG4164 35
  • 59.98 (n)
  • 64.24 (a)
CG4164 36
  • 62 (a)
African malaria mosquito
(Anopheles gambiae)
Insecta AgaP_AGAP008327 35
  • 61.59 (n)
  • 64.66 (a)
(Caenorhabditis elegans)
Secernentea dnj-20 35
  • 59.07 (n)
  • 58.88 (a)
dnj-20 36
  • 57 (a)
baker's yeast
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
Saccharomycetes YDJ1 36
  • 30 (a)
thale cress
(Arabidopsis thaliana)
eudicotyledons ATERDJ3B 35
  • 54.41 (n)
  • 49.54 (a)
(Oryza sativa)
Liliopsida Os05g0156500 35
  • 54.17 (n)
  • 51.39 (a)
sea squirt
(Ciona intestinalis)
Ascidiacea Cin.4254 35
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.9772 36
  • 52 (a)
Species with no ortholog for DNAJB11:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • 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 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)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)

Evolution for DNAJB11 Gene

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Paralogs for DNAJB11 Gene

Paralogs for DNAJB11 Gene

(7) SIMAP similar genes for DNAJB11 Gene using alignment to 3 proteins:

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Variants for DNAJB11 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for DNAJB11 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 03 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs1915093 -- 186,577,092(-) CTTAA(A/G)GAGAA intron-variant
rs2280390 -- 186,576,031(-) TCATC(A/C)AAAGT intron-variant
rs3222398 -- 186,584,603(-) ACACA(A/C)TAATA intron-variant
rs4686431 -- 186,573,542(+) CACCA(C/T)GCCCA intron-variant
rs5855102 -- 186,575,389(+) TGTGT(-/GTGT)CTGTG intron-variant

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HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for DNAJB11 Gene

Disorders for DNAJB11 Gene

Relevant External Links for DNAJB11

Genetic Association Database (GAD)
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No disorders were found for DNAJB11 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , OMIM , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot , University of Copenhagen DISEASES , Novoseek inferred disease relationships and Genatlas for DNAJB11 Gene

Publications for DNAJB11 Gene

  1. HEDJ, an Hsp40 co-chaperone localized to the endoplasmic reticulum of human cells. (PMID: 10827079) Yu M. … Haslam D.B. (J. Biol. Chem. 2000) 2 3 4 23
  2. Localization and function in endoplasmic reticulum stress tolerance of ERdj3, a new member of Hsp40 family protein. (PMID: 15544163) Nakanishi K. … Sato N. (Cell Stress Chaperones 2004) 3 4 23
  3. Mammalian HSP40/DNAJ homologs: cloning of novel cDNAs and a proposal for their classification and nomenclature. (PMID: 11147971) Ohtsuka K. … Hata M. (Cell Stress Chaperones 2000) 2 3 4
  4. A subset of chaperones and folding enzymes form multiprotein complexes in endoplasmic reticulum to bind nascent proteins. (PMID: 12475965) Meunier L. … Hendershot L.M. (Mol. Biol. Cell 2002) 3 4
  5. The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC). (PMID: 15489334) Gerhard D.S. … Malek J. (Genome Res. 2004) 3 4

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