APRIL

Ligand id: 5068

Name: APRIL

Species: Human

Classification
Compound class Endogenous peptide in human, mouse or rat
Ligand families/groups CD molecules (ligands)Tumor necrosis factor superfamily ligands
Gene/Precursor
Gene symbol Gene name Species Precursor protein name Synonyms
TNFSF13 TNF superfamily member 13 Human prepro-tumor necrosis factor ligand superfamily member 13 APRIL, CD256, tumor necrosis factor (ligand) superfamily, member 13, tumor necrosis factor superfamily member 13
Synonyms
A proliferation-inducing ligand | TALL2 | TNF- and APOL-related leukocyte expressed ligand 2 | TNF-related death ligand 1 | TRDL-1 | ZTNF2
Database Links
CATH/Gene3D 2.60.120.40
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000161955 (Hs)
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000161955 (Hs)
UniProtKB O75888 (Hs)
Wikipedia TNFSF13
Comments
APRIL (also known as tumor necrosis factor ligand superfamily member 13; TNFSF13) is a protein of the TNF superfamily recognized by the cell surface catalytic receptor TACI [5] and other TNF family receptors [3]. Three APRIL isoforms have bee reported [1].