OSBPL5

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Oxysterol binding protein-like 5
Identifiers
Symbols OSBPL5 ; OBPH1; ORP5
External IDs OMIM606733 MGI1930265 HomoloGene98024 GeneCards: OSBPL5 Gene
Orthologs
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 114879 79196
Ensembl ENSG00000021762 ENSMUSG00000037606
UniProt Q9H0X9 Q9ER64
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_001144063 NM_001199227
RefSeq (protein) NP_001137535 NP_001186156
Location (UCSC) Chr 11:
3.11 – 3.19 Mb
Chr 7:
143.69 – 143.76 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Oxysterol-binding protein-related protein 5 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the OSBPL5 gene.[1]

This gene encodes a member of the oxysterol-binding protein (OSBP) family, a group of intracellular lipid receptors. Most members contain an N-terminal pleckstrin homology domain and a highly conserved C-terminal OSBP-like sterol-binding domain. Transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been identified.[1]

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