Fas ligand

Ligand id: 5078

Name: Fas 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
FASLG Fas ligand Human prepro-tumor necrosis factor ligand superfamily member 6 APT1LG1, CD178, FasL, Fas ligand (TNF superfamily, member 6), TNFSF6, tumor necrosis factor (ligand) superfamily, member 6
Synonyms
apoptosis antigen ligand | CD95L
Database Links
CATH/Gene3D 2.60.120.40
Ensembl Gene ENSG00000117560 (Hs)
Human Protein Atlas ENSG00000117560 (Hs)
UniProtKB P48023 (Hs)
Wikipedia CD95L
Comments
The TNFSF6 precursor is also cleaved into a soluble form of the ligand.