BAFF

Ligand id: 5069

Name: BAFF

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
TNFSF13B TNF superfamily member 13b Human prepro-tumor necrosis factor ligand superfamily member 13b BAFF, BLYS, CD257, TALL1, TALL-1, THANK, TNFSF20, tumor necrosis factor (ligand) superfamily, member 13b, tumor necrosis factor superfamily member 13b
Synonyms
B cell-activating factor | CD257 antigen | dendritic cell-derived TNF-like molecule
Database Links
CATH/Gene3D 2.60.120.40
DrugBank Target Q9Y275 (Hs)
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000102524 (Hs)
GtoPdb PubChem SID 178101762
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000102524 (Hs)
UniProtKB Q9Y275 (Hs)
Wikipedia TNFSF13B
Comments
The TNFSF13B precursor is also cleaved into a soluble form of the ligand.