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METTL3 methyltransferase 3, N6-adenosine-methyltransferase complex catalytic subunit [ Homo sapiens (human) ]

Gene ID: 56339, updated on 28-Nov-2021

Summary

Official Symbol
METTL3provided by HGNC
Official Full Name
methyltransferase 3, N6-adenosine-methyltransferase complex catalytic subunitprovided by HGNC
Primary source
HGNC:HGNC:17563
See related
Ensembl:ENSG00000165819 MIM:612472
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
M6A; IME4; Spo8; MT-A70; hMETTL3
Summary
This gene encodes the 70 kDa subunit of MT-A which is part of N6-adenosine-methyltransferase. This enzyme is involved in the posttranscriptional methylation of internal adenosine residues in eukaryotic mRNAs, forming N6-methyladenosine. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
Expression
Ubiquitous expression in lymph node (RPKM 23.5), testis (RPKM 22.1) and 25 other tissues See more
Orthologs
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Genomic context

See METTL3 in Genome Data Viewer
Location:
14q11.2
Exon count:
10
Annotation release Status Assembly Chr Location
109.20211119 current GRCh38.p13 (GCF_000001405.39) 14 NC_000014.9 (21498138..21511340, complement)
105.20201022 previous assembly GRCh37.p13 (GCF_000001405.25) 14 NC_000014.8 (21966282..21979482, complement)

Chromosome 14 - NC_000014.9Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene chromodomain helicase DNA binding protein 8 Neighboring gene Sharpr-MPRA regulatory region 12162 Neighboring gene RAB2B, member RAS oncogene family Neighboring gene TOX high mobility group box family member 4 Neighboring gene spalt like transcription factor 2 Neighboring gene RBBP4 pseudogene 5

Genomic regions, transcripts, and products

Expression

  • Project title: HPA RNA-seq normal tissues
  • Description: RNA-seq was performed of tissue samples from 95 human individuals representing 27 different tissues in order to determine tissue-specificity of all protein-coding genes
  • BioProject: PRJEB4337
  • Publication: PMID 24309898
  • Analysis date: Wed Apr 4 07:08:55 2018

Bibliography

GeneRIFs: Gene References Into Functions

What's a GeneRIF?

Pathways from PubChem

Interactions

Products Interactant Other Gene Complex Source Pubs Description

General gene information

Markers

Homology

Clone Names

  • MGC4336

Gene Ontology Provided by GOA

Process Evidence Code Pubs
involved_in RNA methylation IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
involved_in adenosine to inosine editing ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in cellular response to DNA damage stimulus IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
involved_in cellular response to UV IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
involved_in circadian rhythm ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in dosage compensation by inactivation of X chromosome IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
involved_in endothelial to hematopoietic transition ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in forebrain radial glial cell differentiation ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in gliogenesis ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in innate immune response IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in mRNA catabolic process ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in mRNA destabilization ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in mRNA methylation IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
involved_in mRNA methylation IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
involved_in mRNA methylation IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
involved_in mRNA processing ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in mRNA splicing, via spliceosome IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
involved_in mRNA splicing, via spliceosome IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
NOT involved_in mRNA splicing, via spliceosome ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in negative regulation of Notch signaling pathway ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in negative regulation of type I interferon-mediated signaling pathway IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
involved_in oogenesis ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in positive regulation of cap-independent translational initiation IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
involved_in positive regulation of translation IMP
Inferred from Mutant Phenotype
more info
PubMed 
involved_in primary miRNA methylation IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
involved_in primary miRNA processing IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
involved_in regulation of T cell differentiation ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in regulation of hematopoietic stem cell differentiation ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in regulation of meiotic cell cycle ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in spermatogenesis ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
involved_in stem cell population maintenance ISS
Inferred from Sequence or Structural Similarity
more info
 
Component Evidence Code Pubs
part_of RNA N6-methyladenosine methyltransferase complex IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
part_of RNA N6-methyladenosine methyltransferase complex IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
part_of RNA N6-methyladenosine methyltransferase complex IPI
Inferred from Physical Interaction
more info
PubMed 
located_in cytoplasm IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
located_in nuclear speck IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
located_in nucleoplasm TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
is_active_in nucleus IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
located_in nucleus IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 

General protein information

Preferred Names
N6-adenosine-methyltransferase catalytic subunit
Names
N6-adenosine-methyltransferase 70 kDa subunit
adoMet-binding subunit of the human mRNA (N6-adenosine)-methyltransferase
mRNA (2'-O-methyladenosine-N(6)-)-methyltransferase
mRNA m(6)A methyltransferase
methyltransferase like 3
methyltransferase-like protein 3
NP_062826.2
XP_006720269.1
XP_011535270.1

NCBI Reference Sequences (RefSeq)

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RefSeqs maintained independently of Annotated Genomes

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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_019852.5NP_062826.2  N6-adenosine-methyltransferase catalytic subunit

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_062826.2

    Status: REVIEWED

    Source sequence(s)
    AL161747, BC001650, CA311761, DC295053
    Consensus CDS
    CCDS32044.1
    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    Q86U44
    Related
    ENSP00000298717.3, ENST00000298717.9
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    pfam05063
    Location:389550
    MT-A70

RefSeqs of Annotated Genomes: Homo sapiens Updated Annotation Release 109.20211119

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

Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

Genomic

  1. NC_000014.9 Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

    Range
    21498138..21511340 complement
    Download
    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)

mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. XM_006720206.4XP_006720269.1  N6-adenosine-methyltransferase catalytic subunit isoform X2

    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    pfam05063
    Location:105266
    MT-A70
  2. XM_011536968.2XP_011535270.1  N6-adenosine-methyltransferase catalytic subunit isoform X1

    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    cl01947
    Location:389528
    MT-A70; MT-A70

RNA

  1. XR_001750438.2 RNA Sequence

    Related
    ENST00000543235.5
  2. XR_001750439.2 RNA Sequence

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