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NFE4 nuclear factor, erythroid 4 [ Homo sapiens (human) ]

Gene ID: 58160, updated on 25-Jan-2022

Summary

Official Symbol
NFE4provided by HGNC
Official Full Name
nuclear factor, erythroid 4provided by HGNC
Primary source
HGNC:HGNC:29902
See related
Ensembl:ENSG00000230257 MIM:612133; AllianceGenome:HGNC:29902
Gene type
ncRNA
RefSeq status
VALIDATED
Organism
Homo sapiens
Lineage
Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Mammalia; Eutheria; Euarchontoglires; Primates; Haplorrhini; Catarrhini; Hominidae; Homo
Also known as
NF-E4
Summary
The erythroid-specific protein encoded by this gene, and the ubiquitous transcription factor CP2, form the stage selector protein (SSP) complex, which is involved in preferential expression of the gamma-globin genes in fetal erythroid cells. Alternate use of an in-frame upstream non-AUG (CUG) translation initiation codon, and a downstream AUG codon, results in two isoforms. While the long isoform (22 kDa) acts as an activator, the short isoform (14 kDa) has been shown to repress gamma-globin gene expression. This gene is located in an intron of the FBXL13 gene on the opposite strand. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
Expression
Biased expression in adrenal (RPKM 1.2), appendix (RPKM 0.3) and 3 other tissues See more
Orthologs
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Genomic context

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Location:
7q22.1
Exon count:
6
Annotation release Status Assembly Chr Location
109.20211119 current GRCh38.p13 (GCF_000001405.39) 7 NC_000007.14 (102973430..102988853)
105.20201022 previous assembly GRCh37.p13 (GCF_000001405.25) 7 NC_000007.13 (102613877..102629300)

Chromosome 7 - NC_000007.14Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene F-box and leucine rich repeat protein 13 Neighboring gene RN7SK pseudogene 198 Neighboring gene leucine rich repeat containing 17 Neighboring gene Sharpr-MPRA regulatory region 11249 Neighboring gene armadillo repeat containing 10 Neighboring gene crystallin zeta pseudogene 1

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

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Interactions

Products Interactant Other Gene Complex Source Pubs Description

General gene information

Homology

Other Names

  • fetal globin activator NF-E4
  • gamma-globin gene activator
  • transcription factor NF-E4

NCBI Reference Sequences (RefSeq)

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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.

RNA

  1. NR_166510.1 RNA Sequence

    Status: VALIDATED

    Source sequence(s)
    AC073127
    Related
    ENST00000420058.1
  2. NR_166511.1 RNA Sequence

    Status: VALIDATED

    Source sequence(s)
    AC073127
  3. NR_166512.1 RNA Sequence

    Status: VALIDATED

    Source sequence(s)
    AC073127
    Related
    ENST00000686902.1
  4. NR_166513.1 RNA Sequence

    Status: VALIDATED

    Source sequence(s)
    AC073127

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_000007.14 Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

    Range
    102973430..102988853
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    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)

Suppressed Reference Sequence(s)

The following Reference Sequences have been suppressed. Explain

  1. NM_001085386.2: Suppressed sequence

    Description
    NM_001085386.2: This RefSeq was removed because currently there is support for the transcript but not for the protein.
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