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)
GtoPdb PubChem SID 178101761
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].