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Sialidase 4
Symbols NEU4 ; FLJ35928; MGC102757; MGC18222
External IDs OMIM608527 MGI2661364 HomoloGene15433 ChEMBL: 4174 GeneCards: NEU4 Gene
EC number
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 129807 241159
Ensembl ENSG00000204099 ENSMUSG00000034000
UniProt Q8WWR8 Q8BZL1
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_001167599.1 NM_173772.3
RefSeq (protein) NP_001161071.1 NP_776133.1
Location (UCSC) Chr 2:
242.75 – 242.76 Mb
Chr 1:
95.92 – 95.92 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Sialidase-4 is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the NEU4 gene.[1]


This gene belongs to a family of glycohydrolytic enzymes which remove sialic acid residues from glycoproteins and glycolipids.[1]


NEU4 has been shown to interact with PLSCR1.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Entrez Gene: NEU4 sialidase 4". 
  2. ^ Rual JF, Venkatesan K, Hao T, Hirozane-Kishikawa T, Dricot A, Li N et al. (Oct 2005). "Towards a proteome-scale map of the human protein-protein interaction network". Nature 437 (7062): 1173–8. doi:10.1038/nature04209. PMID 16189514. 

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