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CCL18 C-C motif chemokine ligand 18 [ Homo sapiens (human) ]

Gene ID: 6362, updated on 8-May-2016
Official Symbol
CCL18provided by HGNC
Official Full Name
C-C motif chemokine ligand 18provided by HGNC
Primary source
HGNC:HGNC:10616
See related
Ensembl:ENSG00000275385 HPRD:04784; MIM:603757
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
CKb7; PARC; AMAC1; DCCK1; MIP-4; AMAC-1; DC-CK1; SCYA18
Summary
This antimicrobial gene is one of several Cys-Cys (CC) cytokine genes clustered on the q arm of chromosome 17. Cytokines are a family of secreted proteins involved in immunoregulatory and inflammatory processes. The CC cytokines are proteins characterized by two adjacent cysteines. The cytokine encoded by this gene displays chemotactic activity for naive T cells, CD4+ and CD8+ T cells and nonactivated lymphocytes, but not for monocytes or granulocytes. This chemokine attracts naive T lymphocytes toward dendritic cells and activated macrophages in lymph nodes. It may play a role in both humoral and cell-mediated immunity responses. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2014]
Orthologs
Location:
17q12
Exon count:
3
Annotation release Status Assembly Chr Location
107 current GRCh38.p2 (GCF_000001405.28) 17 NC_000017.11 (36064272..36071481)
105 previous assembly GRCh37.p13 (GCF_000001405.25) 17 NC_000017.10 (34391643..34398841)

Chromosome 17 - NC_000017.11Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene C-C motif chemokine ligand 23 Neighboring gene uncharacterized LOC105371746 Neighboring gene C-C motif chemokine ligand 3 Neighboring gene C-C motif chemokine ligand 4

GeneRIFs: Gene References Into FunctionsWhat's a GeneRIF?

  • Chemokine signaling pathway, organism-specific biosystem (from KEGG)
    Chemokine signaling pathway, organism-specific biosystemInflammatory immune response requires the recruitment of leukocytes to the site of inflammation upon foreign insult. Chemokines are small chemoattractant peptides that provide directional cues for th...
  • Chemokine signaling pathway, conserved biosystem (from KEGG)
    Chemokine signaling pathway, conserved biosystemInflammatory immune response requires the recruitment of leukocytes to the site of inflammation upon foreign insult. Chemokines are small chemoattractant peptides that provide directional cues for th...
  • Cytokine-cytokine receptor interaction, organism-specific biosystem (from KEGG)
    Cytokine-cytokine receptor interaction, organism-specific biosystemCytokines are soluble extracellular proteins or glycoproteins that are crucial intercellular regulators and mobilizers of cells engaged in innate as well as adaptive inflammatory host defenses, cell ...
  • Cytokine-cytokine receptor interaction, conserved biosystem (from KEGG)
    Cytokine-cytokine receptor interaction, conserved biosystemCytokines are soluble extracellular proteins or glycoproteins that are crucial intercellular regulators and mobilizers of cells engaged in innate as well as adaptive inflammatory host defenses, cell ...
Products Interactant Other Gene Complex Source Pubs Description

Markers

Gene Ontology Provided by GOA

Function Evidence Code Pubs
CCR chemokine receptor binding IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
chemokine activity IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
protein binding IPI
Inferred from Physical Interaction
more info
PubMed 
Process Evidence Code Pubs
G-protein coupled receptor signaling pathway IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
cell communication TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
PubMed 
cell-cell signaling TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
PubMed 
cellular response to interferon-gamma IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
cellular response to interleukin-1 IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
cellular response to tumor necrosis factor IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
chemokine-mediated signaling pathway IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
chemotaxis TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
PubMed 
immune response TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
PubMed 
inflammatory response IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
lymphocyte chemotaxis IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
monocyte chemotaxis IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
neutrophil chemotaxis IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
positive regulation of ERK1 and ERK2 cascade IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
positive regulation of GTPase activity IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
positive regulation of inflammatory response IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
response to biotic stimulus TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
PubMed 
signal transduction TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
PubMed 
Component Evidence Code Pubs
extracellular space IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
 
Preferred Names
C-C motif chemokine 18
Names
CC chemokine PARC
CC chemokine ligand 18
alternative macrophage activation-associated CC chemokine 1
chemokine (C-C motif) ligand 18 (pulmonary and activation-regulated)
chemokine (C-C), dendritic
dendritic cell chemokine 1
macrophage inflammatory protein 4
pulmonary and activation-regulated chemokine
small inducible cytokine A18
small inducible cytokine subfamily A (Cys-Cys), member 18, pulmonary and activation-regulated
small-inducible cytokine A18

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.

mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. NM_002988.3NP_002979.1  C-C motif chemokine 18 precursor

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_002979.1

    Status: REVIEWED

    Source sequence(s)
    AC243829, BC096124, BU617136
    Consensus CDS
    CCDS11306.1
    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    P55774
    Related
    ENSP00000479955, OTTHUMP00000276533, ENST00000616054, OTTHUMT00000477135
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    cd00272
    Location:3086
    Chemokine_CC; Chemokine_CC: 1 of 4 subgroup designations based on the arrangement of the two N-terminal cysteine residues; includes a number of secreted growth factors and interferons involved in mitogenic, chemotactic, and inflammatory activity; some members (e.g. ...

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_000017.11 Reference GRCh38.p2 Primary Assembly

    Range
    36064272..36071481
    Download
    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)

Reference GRCh38.p2 ALT_REF_LOCI_1

Genomic

  1. NT_187614.1 Reference GRCh38.p2 ALT_REF_LOCI_1

    Range
    299160..306369
    Download
    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)

Reference GRCh38.p2 ALT_REF_LOCI_2

Genomic

  1. NT_187661.1 Reference GRCh38.p2 ALT_REF_LOCI_2

    Range
    18369..25578
    Download
    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)

Alternate CHM1_1.1

Genomic

  1. NC_018928.2 Alternate CHM1_1.1

    Range
    34455843..34463052
    Download
    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)