CD40 ligand

Ligand id: 5077

Name: CD40 ligand

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
CD40LG CD40 ligand Human prepro-CD40 ligand CD154, CD40 antigen ligand, CD40L, gp39, hCD40L, HIGM1, hyper-IgM syndrome, IMD3, T-B cell-activating molecule, TNF-related activation protein, TNFSF5, TRAP, tumor necrosis factor (ligand) superfamily member 5, tumor necrosis factor (ligand) superfamily, member 5 (hyper-IgM syndrome)
Synonyms
CD40 ligand, membrane form
Database Links
CATH/Gene3D 2.60.120.40
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000102245 (Hs)
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000102245 (Hs)
UniProtKB P29965 (Hs)
Wikipedia CD40_ligand
Comments
The CD40 ligand precursor is also cleaved into a soluble form of the ligand