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Aliases PEX13, NALD, PBD11A, PBD11B, ZWS, peroxisomal biogenesis factor 13
External IDs MGI: 1919379 HomoloGene: 1967 GeneCards: PEX13
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Species Human Mouse
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Location (UCSC) Chr 2: 61.02 – 61.05 Mb Chr 11: 23.65 – 23.67 Mb
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Peroxisomal membrane protein PEX13 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the PEX13 gene.[3][4] It located on chromosome 2 next to KIAA1841


PEX13 has been shown to interact with PEX14,[5] PEX5[5][6] and PEX19.[7][8]


  1. ^ "Human PubMed Reference:". 
  2. ^ "Mouse PubMed Reference:". 
  3. ^ Bjorkman J, Stetten G, Moore CS, Gould SJ, Crane DI (February 1999). "Genomic structure of PEX13, a candidate peroxisome biogenesis disorder gene". Genomics. 54 (3): 521–8. doi:10.1006/geno.1998.5520. PMID 9878256. 
  4. ^ "Entrez Gene: PEX13 peroxisome biogenesis factor 13". 
  5. ^ a b Otera, Hidenori; Setoguchi Kiyoko; Hamasaki Maho; Kumashiro Toshitaka; Shimizu Nobuhiro; Fujiki Yukio (March 2002). "Peroxisomal Targeting Signal Receptor Pex5p Interacts with Cargoes and Import Machinery Components in a Spatiotemporally Differentiated Manner: Conserved Pex5p WXXXF/Y Motifs Are Critical for Matrix Protein Import". Mol. Cell. Biol. United States. 22 (6): 1639–55. doi:10.1128/MCB.22.6.1639-1655.2002. ISSN 0270-7306. PMC 135613Freely accessible. PMID 11865044. 
  6. ^ Gould, S J; Kalish J E; Morrell J C; Bjorkman J; Urquhart A J; Crane D I (October 1996). "Pex13p is an SH3 protein of the peroxisome membrane and a docking factor for the predominantly cytoplasmic PTs1 receptor". J. Cell Biol. UNITED STATES. 135 (1): 85–95. doi:10.1083/jcb.135.1.85. ISSN 0021-9525. PMC 2121023Freely accessible. PMID 8858165. 
  7. ^ Sacksteder, K A; Jones J M; South S T; Li X; Liu Y; Gould S J (March 2000). "Pex19 Binds Multiple Peroxisomal Membrane Proteins, Is Predominantly Cytoplasmic, and Is Required for Peroxisome Membrane Synthesis". J. Cell Biol. UNITED STATES. 148 (5): 931–44. doi:10.1083/jcb.148.5.931. ISSN 0021-9525. PMC 2174547Freely accessible. PMID 10704444. 
  8. ^ Fransen, M; Wylin T; Brees C; Mannaerts G P; Van Veldhoven P P (July 2001). "Human Pex19p Binds Peroxisomal Integral Membrane Proteins at Regions Distinct from Their Sorting Sequences". Mol. Cell. Biol. United States. 21 (13): 4413–24. doi:10.1128/MCB.21.13.4413-4424.2001. ISSN 0270-7306. PMC 87101Freely accessible. PMID 11390669. 

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