Alpha-tocopherol transfer protein

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Tocopherol (alpha) transfer protein
Protein TTPA PDB 1oip.png
PDB rendering based on 1oip.
Available structures
PDB Ortholog search: PDBe, RCSB
Symbols TTPA ; ATTP; AVED; TTP1; alphaTTP
External IDs OMIM600415 MGI1354168 HomoloGene37295 GeneCards: TTPA Gene
RNA expression pattern
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Species Human Mouse
Entrez 7274 50500
Ensembl ENSG00000137561 ENSMUSG00000073988
UniProt P49638 Q8BWP5
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_000370 NM_015767
RefSeq (protein) NP_000361 NP_056582
Location (UCSC) Chr 8:
63.96 – 64 Mb
Chr 4:
20.01 – 20.03 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Alpha-tocopherol transfer protein is a protein that in humans is encoded by the TTPA gene.[1][2][3]

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  1. ^ Ouahchi K, Arita M, Kayden H, Hentati F, Ben Hamida M, Sokol R, Arai H, Inoue K, Mandel JL, Koenig M (May 1995). "Ataxia with isolated vitamin E deficiency is caused by mutations in the alpha-tocopherol transfer protein". Nat Genet 9 (2): 141–5. doi:10.1038/ng0295-141. PMID 7719340. 
  2. ^ Arita M, Sato Y, Miyata A, Tanabe T, Takahashi E, Kayden HJ, Arai H, Inoue K (Apr 1995). "Human alpha-tocopherol transfer protein: cDNA cloning, expression and chromosomal localization". Biochem J 306 (2): 437–43. PMC 1136538. PMID 7887897. 
  3. ^ "Entrez Gene: TTPA tocopherol (alpha) transfer protein (ataxia (Friedreich-like) with vitamin E deficiency)". 

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