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CAMP cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide [ Homo sapiens (human) ]

Gene ID: 820, updated on 13-Feb-2019

Summary

Official Symbol
CAMPprovided by HGNC
Official Full Name
cathelicidin antimicrobial peptideprovided by HGNC
Primary source
HGNC:HGNC:1472
See related
Ensembl:ENSG00000164047 MIM:600474
Gene type
protein coding
RefSeq status
VALIDATED
Organism
Homo sapiens
Lineage
Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Mammalia; Eutheria; Euarchontoglires; Primates; Haplorrhini; Catarrhini; Hominidae; Homo
Also known as
LL37; CAP18; CRAMP; HSD26; CAP-18; FALL39; FALL-39
Summary
This gene encodes a member of an antimicrobial peptide family, characterized by a highly conserved N-terminal signal peptide containing a cathelin domain and a structurally variable cationic antimicrobial peptide, which is produced by extracellular proteolysis from the C-terminus. In addition to its antibacterial, antifungal, and antiviral activities, the encoded protein functions in cell chemotaxis, immune mediator induction, and inflammatory response regulation. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2014]
Expression
Restricted expression toward bone marrow (RPKM 591.5) See more
Orthologs

Genomic context

See CAMP in Genome Data Viewer
Location:
3p21.31
Exon count:
4
Annotation release Status Assembly Chr Location
109 current GRCh38.p12 (GCF_000001405.38) 3 NC_000003.12 (48223347..48225491)
105 previous assembly GRCh37.p13 (GCF_000001405.25) 3 NC_000003.11 (48264837..48266981)

Chromosome 3 - NC_000003.12Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene cell division cycle 25A Neighboring gene NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase subunit B1 pseudogene 1 Neighboring gene microRNA 4443 Neighboring gene zinc finger protein 589 Neighboring gene mitochondrial ribosomal protein S18A pseudogene 1 Neighboring gene FCF1 pseudogene 2 Neighboring gene NME/NM23 nucleoside diphosphate kinase 6

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 FunctionsWhat's a GeneRIF?

HIV-1 interactions

Protein interactions

Protein Gene Interaction Pubs
Envelope transmembrane glycoprotein gp41 env A synthetic peptide corresponding to the immunosuppressive domain (amino acids 574-592) of HIV-1 gp41 downregulates the expression of cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide (CAMP) in peptide-treated PBMCs PubMed

Go to the HIV-1, Human Interaction Database

Pathways from BioSystems

  • Antimicrobial peptides, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Antimicrobial peptides, organism-specific biosystemAntimicrobial peptides (AMPs) are small molecular weight proteins with broad spectrum of antimicrobial activity against bacteria, viruses, and fungi (Zasloff M 2002; Radek K & Gallo R 2007). The majo...
  • Immune System, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Immune System, organism-specific biosystemHumans are exposed to millions of potential pathogens daily, through contact, ingestion, and inhalation. Our ability to avoid infection depends on the adaptive immune system and during the first crit...
  • Innate Immune System, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Innate Immune System, organism-specific biosystemInnate immunity encompases the nonspecific part of immunity tha are part of an individual's natural biologic makeup
  • Integrated Pancreatic Cancer Pathway, organism-specific biosystem (from WikiPathways)
    Integrated Pancreatic Cancer Pathway, organism-specific biosystemAn integrated pathway model which displays the protein-protein interactions (PPIs) among the relevant proteins for pancreatic cancer. This pathway is a collection of different mechanistic protein pat...
  • NOD-like receptor signaling pathway, organism-specific biosystem (from KEGG)
    NOD-like receptor signaling pathway, organism-specific biosystemSpecific families of pattern recognition receptors are responsible for detecting various pathogens and generating innate immune responses. The intracellular NOD-like receptor (NLR) family contains mo...
  • NOD-like receptor signaling pathway, conserved biosystem (from KEGG)
    NOD-like receptor signaling pathway, conserved biosystemSpecific families of pattern recognition receptors are responsible for detecting various pathogens and generating innate immune responses. The intracellular NOD-like receptor (NLR) family contains mo...
  • Neutrophil degranulation, organism-specific biosystem (from REACTOME)
    Neutrophil degranulation, organism-specific biosystemNeutrophils are the most abundant leukocytes (white blood cells), indispensable in defending the body against invading microorganisms. In response to infection, neutrophils leave the circulation and ...
  • Salivary secretion, organism-specific biosystem (from KEGG)
    Salivary secretion, organism-specific biosystemSaliva has manifold functions in maintaining the integrity of the oral tissues, in protecting teeth from caries, in the tasting and ingestion of food, in speech and in the tolerance of tenures, for e...
  • Salivary secretion, conserved biosystem (from KEGG)
    Salivary secretion, conserved biosystemSaliva has manifold functions in maintaining the integrity of the oral tissues, in protecting teeth from caries, in the tasting and ingestion of food, in speech and in the tolerance of tenures, for e...
  • Sterol Regulatory Element-Binding Proteins (SREBP) signalling, organism-specific biosystem (from WikiPathways)
    Sterol Regulatory Element-Binding Proteins (SREBP) signalling, organism-specific biosystemSterol regulatory element-binding proteins (SREBPs) are membrane-bound proteins that act as transcription factors. They regulate lipid, especially cholesterol, biosynthesis and uptake at a transcript...
  • Tuberculosis, organism-specific biosystem (from KEGG)
    Tuberculosis, organism-specific biosystemTuberculosis, or TB, is an infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis. One third of the world's population is thought to be infected with TB. About 90% of those infected result in latent...
  • Tuberculosis, conserved biosystem (from KEGG)
    Tuberculosis, conserved biosystemTuberculosis, or TB, is an infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis. One third of the world's population is thought to be infected with TB. About 90% of those infected result in latent...

Interactions

Products Interactant Other Gene Complex Source Pubs Description

General gene information

Markers

Homology

Gene Ontology Provided by GOA

Function Evidence Code Pubs
lipopolysaccharide binding IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
Component Evidence Code Pubs
extracellular exosome HDA PubMed 
extracellular region TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
extracellular space IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
extracellular space IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
specific granule IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
specific granule IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
specific granule lumen TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 
tertiary granule lumen TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
 

General protein information

Preferred Names
cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide
Names
18 kDa cationic antimicrobial protein
epididymis secretory sperm binding protein

NCBI Reference Sequences (RefSeq)

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_004345.5NP_004336.4  cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide preproprotein

    Status: VALIDATED

    Source sequence(s)
    X89658
    Consensus CDS
    CCDS2762.2
    Related
    ENSP00000296435.2, ENST00000296435.2

RefSeqs of Annotated Genomes: Homo sapiens Annotation Release 109

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

Reference GRCh38.p12 Primary Assembly

Genomic

  1. NC_000003.12 Reference GRCh38.p12 Primary Assembly

    Range
    48223347..48225491
    Download
    GenBank, FASTA, Sequence Viewer (Graphics)
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