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PSENEN presenilin enhancer gamma-secretase subunit [ Homo sapiens (human) ]

Gene ID: 55851, updated on 22-May-2016
Official Symbol
PSENENprovided by HGNC
Official Full Name
presenilin enhancer gamma-secretase subunitprovided by HGNC
Primary source
HGNC:HGNC:30100
See related
Ensembl:ENSG00000205155 HPRD:06362; MIM:607632
Gene type
protein coding
RefSeq status
REVIEWED
Organism
Homo sapiens
Lineage
Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Mammalia; Eutheria; Euarchontoglires; Primates; Haplorrhini; Catarrhini; Hominidae; Homo
Also known as
PEN2; PEN-2; MDS033; MSTP064
Summary
Presenilins, which are components of the gamma-secretase protein complex, are required for intramembranous processing of some type I transmembrane proteins, such as the Notch proteins and the beta-amyloid precursor protein. Signaling by Notch receptors mediates a wide range of developmental cell fates. Processing of the beta-amyloid precursor protein generates neurotoxic amyloid beta peptides, the major component of senile plaques associated with Alzheimer's disease. This gene encodes a protein that is required for Notch pathway signaling, and for the activity and accumulation of gamma-secretase. Mutations resulting in haploinsufficiency for this gene cause familial acne inversa-2 (ACNINV2). Alternative splicing results in multiple transcript variants. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2013]
Orthologs
Location:
19q13.12
Exon count:
4
Annotation release Status Assembly Chr Location
107 current GRCh38.p2 (GCF_000001405.28) 19 NC_000019.10 (35745577..35747155)
105 previous assembly GRCh37.p13 (GCF_000001405.25) 19 NC_000019.9 (36236478..36238056)

Chromosome 19 - NC_000019.10Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene IGF like family receptor 1 Neighboring gene U2 small nuclear RNA auxiliary factor 1-like 4 Neighboring gene lin-37 DREAM MuvB core complex component Neighboring gene heat shock protein family B (small) member 6

GeneRIFs: Gene References Into FunctionsWhat's a GeneRIF?

  • Activated NOTCH1 Transmits Signal to the Nucleus, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Activated NOTCH1 Transmits Signal to the Nucleus, organism-specific biosystemMature NOTCH1 heterodimer on the cell surface is activated by one of its ligands: DLL1 (Cordle et al. 2008, Jarriault et al. 1998), DLL4 (Benedito et al. 2009), JAG1 (Li et al. 1998, Benedito et al. ...
  • Alzheimer's disease, organism-specific biosystem (from KEGG)
    Alzheimer's disease, organism-specific biosystemAlzheimer's disease (AD) is a chronic disorder that slowly destroys neurons and causes serious cognitive disability. AD is associated with senile plaques and neurofibrillary tangles (NFTs). Amyloid-b...
  • Alzheimer's disease, conserved biosystem (from KEGG)
    Alzheimer's disease, conserved biosystemAlzheimer's disease (AD) is a chronic disorder that slowly destroys neurons and causes serious cognitive disability. AD is associated with senile plaques and neurofibrillary tangles (NFTs). Amyloid-b...
  • Alzheimers Disease, organism-specific biosystem (from WikiPathways)
    Alzheimers Disease, organism-specific biosystemThis pathway displays current genes, proteolytic events and other processes associated with the progression of Alzheimer's disease. This pathway was adapted from KEGG on 10/7/2011. Note: mitochondria...
  • Axon guidance, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Axon guidance, organism-specific biosystemAxon guidance / axon pathfinding is the process by which neurons send out axons to reach the correct targets. Growing axons have a highly motile structure at the growing tip called the growth cone, w...
  • Cell death signalling via NRAGE, NRIF and NADE, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Cell death signalling via NRAGE, NRIF and NADE, organism-specific biosystemp75NTR is a key regulator of neuronal apoptosis, both during development and after injury. Apoptosis is triggered by binding of either mature neurotrophin or proneurotrophin (proNGF, proBDNF). ProNG...
  • Constitutive Signaling by NOTCH1 HD+PEST Domain Mutants, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Constitutive Signaling by NOTCH1 HD+PEST Domain Mutants, organism-specific biosystemWhen found in cis, HD and PEST domain mutations act synergistically, increasing NOTCH1 transcriptional activity up to ~40-fold, compared with up to ~10-fold and up to ~2-fold increase with HD mutatio...
  • Constitutive Signaling by NOTCH1 PEST Domain Mutants, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Constitutive Signaling by NOTCH1 PEST Domain Mutants, organism-specific biosystemAs NOTCH1 PEST domain is intracellular, NOTCH1 PEST domain mutants are expected to behave as the wild-type NOTCH1 with respect to ligand binding and proteolytic cleavage mediated activation of signal...
  • Delta-Notch Signaling Pathway, organism-specific biosystem (from WikiPathways)
    Delta-Notch Signaling Pathway, organism-specific biosystemThere are 4 Notch receptors in humans (Notch 1-4) that bind to a family of 5 ligands (Jagged 1 and 2 and Delta-like 1-3). The Notch receptors are expressed on the cell surface as heterodimeric protei...
  • Developmental Biology, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Developmental Biology, organism-specific biosystemAs a first step towards capturing the array of processes by which a fertilized egg gives rise to the diverse tissues of the body, examples of three kinds of processes have been annotated. These are a...
  • Disease, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Disease, organism-specific biosystemBiological processes are captured in Reactome by identifying the molecules (DNA, RNA, protein, small molecules) involved in them and describing the details of their interactions. From this molecular ...
  • Diseases of signal transduction, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Diseases of signal transduction, organism-specific biosystemSignaling processes are central to human physiology (e.g., Pires-da Silva & Sommer 2003), and their disruption by either germ-line and somatic mutation can lead to serious disease. Here, the molecula...
  • EPH-Ephrin signaling, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    EPH-Ephrin signaling, organism-specific biosystemDuring the development process cell migration and adhesion are the main forces involved in morphing the cells into critical anatomical structures. The ability of a cell to migrate to its correct dest...
  • EPH-ephrin mediated repulsion of cells, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    EPH-ephrin mediated repulsion of cells, organism-specific biosystemDespite high-affinity multimeric interaction between EPHs and ephrins (EFNs), the cellular response to EPH-EFN engagement is usually repulsion between the two cells and signal termination. These repu...
  • NOTCH2 Activation and Transmission of Signal to the Nucleus, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    NOTCH2 Activation and Transmission of Signal to the Nucleus, organism-specific biosystemSimilar to NOTCH1, NOTCH2 is activated by Delta-like and Jagged ligands (DLL/JAG) expressed in trans on a neighboring cell (Shimizu et al. 1999, Shimizu et al. 2000, Hicks et al. 2000, Ji et al. 2004...
  • NRIF signals cell death from the nucleus, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    NRIF signals cell death from the nucleus, organism-specific biosystemNRIF (nuclear receptor-interacting factor) is a DNA binding protein that is essential for p75-mediated apoptosis in retina and sympathetic neurons. Neurotrophin or proneurotrophin binding to p75TR in...
  • Notch signaling, organism-specific biosystem (from KEGG)
    Notch signaling, organism-specific biosystemFunctional set; Cellular processes; Cell signaling
  • Notch signaling, conserved biosystem (from KEGG)
    Notch signaling, conserved biosystemFunctional set; Cellular processes; Cell signaling
  • Notch signaling pathway, organism-specific biosystem (from KEGG)
    Notch signaling pathway, organism-specific biosystemThe Notch signaling pathway is an evolutionarily conserved, intercellular signaling mechanism essential for proper embryonic development in all metazoan organisms in the Animal kingdom. The Notch pro...
  • Notch signaling pathway, organism-specific biosystem (from Pathway Interaction Database)
    Notch signaling pathway, organism-specific biosystem
    Notch signaling pathway
  • Notch signaling pathway, conserved biosystem (from KEGG)
    Notch signaling pathway, conserved biosystemThe Notch signaling pathway is an evolutionarily conserved, intercellular signaling mechanism essential for proper embryonic development in all metazoan organisms in the Animal kingdom. The Notch pro...
  • Nuclear signaling by ERBB4, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Nuclear signaling by ERBB4, organism-specific biosystemBesides signaling as a transmembrane receptor, ligand activated homodimers of ERBB4 JM-A isoforms (ERBB4 JM-A CYT1 and ERBB4 JM-A CYT2) undergo proteolytic cleavage by ADAM17 (TACE) in the juxtamembr...
  • Presenilin action in Notch and Wnt signaling, organism-specific biosystem (from Pathway Interaction Database)
    Presenilin action in Notch and Wnt signaling, organism-specific biosystem
    Presenilin action in Notch and Wnt signaling
  • Regulated proteolysis of p75NTR, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Regulated proteolysis of p75NTR, organism-specific biosystemp75NTR undergoes a process of regulated intramembrane proteolysis (RIP) similar to other transmembrane proteins such as NOTCH, beta-amyloid precursor protein (APP), and ERBB4. Each of these proteins ...
  • Signal Transduction, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Signal Transduction, organism-specific biosystemSignal transduction is a process in which extracellular signals elicit changes in cell state and activity. Transmembrane receptors sense changes in the cellular environment by binding ligands, such a...
  • Signaling by ERBB4, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Signaling by ERBB4, organism-specific biosystemERBB4, also known as HER4, belongs to the ERBB family of receptors, which also includes ERBB1 (EGFR i.e. HER1), ERBB2 (HER2 i.e. NEU) and ERBB3 (HER3). Similar to EGFR, ERBB4 has an extracellular lig...
  • Signaling by NOTCH, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Signaling by NOTCH, organism-specific biosystemThe Notch Signaling Pathway (NSP) is a highly conserved pathway for cell-cell communication. NSP is involved in the regulation of cellular differentiation, proliferation, and specification. For exam...
  • Signaling by NOTCH1, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Signaling by NOTCH1, organism-specific biosystemNOTCH1 functions as both a transmembrane receptor presented on the cell surface and as a transcriptional regulator in the nucleus.NOTCH1 receptor presented on the plasma membrane is activated by a me...
  • Signaling by NOTCH1 HD+PEST Domain Mutants in Cancer, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Signaling by NOTCH1 HD+PEST Domain Mutants in Cancer, organism-specific biosystemMutations in the heterodimerization domain (HD) and PEST domain of NOTCH1 are frequently found in cis in T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. While HD mutations alone result in up to ~10-fold increas...
  • Signaling by NOTCH1 PEST Domain Mutants in Cancer, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Signaling by NOTCH1 PEST Domain Mutants in Cancer, organism-specific biosystemNOTCH1 PEST domain mutations are frequently found in T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (T-ALL). PEST domain mutations interfere with ubiquitination-mediated NOTCH1 downregulation and result in prol...
  • Signaling by NOTCH1 in Cancer, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Signaling by NOTCH1 in Cancer, organism-specific biosystemHuman NOTCH1 was cloned as a chromosome 9 gene, translocated to the T-cell beta receptor (TCBR) promoter on chromosome 7 in T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (T-ALL) (Ellisen et al. 1991). This tra...
  • Signaling by NOTCH2, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Signaling by NOTCH2, organism-specific biosystemNOTCH2 is activated by binding Delta-like and Jagged ligands (DLL/JAG) expressed in trans on neighboring cells (Shimizu et al. 1999, Shimizu et al. 2000, Hicks et al. 2000, Ji et al. 2004). In trans ...
  • Signaling by NOTCH3, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Signaling by NOTCH3, organism-specific biosystemSimilar to NOTCH1, NOTCH3 is activated by delta-like and jagged ligands (DLL/JAG) expressed in trans on a neighboring cell. The activation triggers cleavage of NOTCH3, first by ADAM10 at the S2 cleav...
  • Signaling by NOTCH4, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Signaling by NOTCH4, organism-specific biosystemSimilar to NOTCH1, NOTCH4 is activated by delta-like and jagged ligands (DLL/JAG) expressed in trans on a neighboring cell. The activation triggers cleavage of NOTCH4, first by ADAM10 at the S2 cleav...
  • Signalling by NGF, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Signalling by NGF, organism-specific biosystemNeurotrophins (NGF, BDNF, NT-3, NT-4/5) play pivotal roles in survival, differentiation, and plasticity of neurons in the peripheral and central nervous system. They are produced, and secreted in mi...
  • Syndecan-3-mediated signaling events, organism-specific biosystem (from Pathway Interaction Database)
    Syndecan-3-mediated signaling events, organism-specific biosystem
    Syndecan-3-mediated signaling events
  • p75 NTR receptor-mediated signalling, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    p75 NTR receptor-mediated signalling, organism-specific biosystemBesides signalling through the tyrosine kinase receptors TRK A, B, and C, the mature neurotrophins NGF, BDNF, and NT3/4 signal through their common receptor p75NTR. NGF binding to p75NTR activates a ...
  • p75(NTR)-mediated signaling, organism-specific biosystem (from Pathway Interaction Database)
    p75(NTR)-mediated signaling, organism-specific biosystem
    p75(NTR)-mediated signaling
Products Interactant Other Gene Complex Source Pubs Description

Markers

Potential readthrough

Included gene: LIN37

Homology

Gene Ontology Provided by GOA

Function Evidence Code Pubs
protein binding IPI
Inferred from Physical Interaction
more info
PubMed 
Process Evidence Code Pubs
Notch receptor processing TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
PubMed 
Notch signaling pathway TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
amyloid precursor protein catabolic process TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
PubMed 
ephrin receptor signaling pathway TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
membrane protein ectodomain proteolysis IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
membrane protein intracellular domain proteolysis TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
positive regulation of apoptotic process TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
positive regulation of catalytic activity IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
protein processing IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
Component Evidence Code Pubs
Golgi apparatus IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
Golgi cisterna membrane IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
endoplasmic reticulum IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
endoplasmic reticulum membrane IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
gamma-secretase complex IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
integral component of plasma membrane IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
plasma membrane TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
Preferred Names
gamma-secretase subunit PEN-2
Names
hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells protein MDS033
presenilin enhancer 2 homolog
presenilin enhancer gamma secretase subunit

RefSeqs maintained independently of Annotated Genomes

These reference sequences exist independently of genome builds. Explain

These reference sequences are curated independently of the genome annotation cycle, so their versions may not match the RefSeq versions in the current genome build. Identify version mismatches by comparing the version of the RefSeq in this section to the one reported in Genomic regions, transcripts, and products above.

Genomic

  1. NG_027934.1 RefSeqGene

    Range
    5001..6410
    Download
    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)

mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. NM_001281532.1NP_001268461.1  gamma-secretase subunit PEN-2

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_001268461.1

    Status: REVIEWED

    Description
    Transcript Variant: This variant (2) differs in the 5' UTR compared to variant 1. Variants 1 and 2 encode the same protein.
    Source sequence(s)
    AK312233, BC009575, BE563017, BU934029, CB136623
    Consensus CDS
    CCDS12474.1
    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    Q9NZ42
    Related
    ENSP00000222266, OTTHUMP00000268273, ENST00000222266, OTTHUMT00000459103
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    pfam10251
    Location:699
    PEN-2; Presenilin enhancer-2 subunit of gamma secretase
  2. NM_172341.2NP_758844.1  gamma-secretase subunit PEN-2

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_758844.1

    Status: REVIEWED

    Description
    Transcript Variant: This variant (1) represents the longer transcript. Variants 1 and 2 encode the same protein.
    Source sequence(s)
    AK312233, BC009575, BE563017, BU934029, CB136623
    Consensus CDS
    CCDS12474.1
    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    Q9NZ42
    Related
    ENSP00000468411, OTTHUMP00000268271, ENST00000587708, OTTHUMT00000459101
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    pfam10251
    Location:699
    PEN-2; Presenilin enhancer-2 subunit of gamma secretase

RefSeqs of Annotated Genomes: Homo sapiens Annotation Release 107 details...

The following sections contain reference sequences that belong to a specific genome build. Explain

Reference GRCh38.p2 Primary Assembly

Genomic

  1. NC_000019.10 Reference GRCh38.p2 Primary Assembly

    Range
    35745577..35747155
    Download
    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)

Alternate CHM1_1.1

Genomic

  1. NC_018930.2 Alternate CHM1_1.1

    Range
    36237788..36239366
    Download
    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)