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)
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000102524 (Hs)
UniProtKB Q9Y275 (Hs)
Wikipedia TNFSF13B
Comments
The TNFSF13B precursor is also cleaved into a soluble form of the ligand.