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Protein

Interleukin-5 receptor subunit alpha

Gene

IL5RA

Organism
Homo sapiens (Human)
Status
Reviewed-Annotation score: -Experimental evidence at protein leveli

Functioni

This is the receptor for interleukin-5. The alpha chain binds to IL5.

GO - Molecular functioni

GO - Biological processi

  • cell proliferation Source: ProtInc
  • cytokine-mediated signaling pathway Source: Reactome
  • inflammatory response to antigenic stimulus Source: Ensembl
  • MAPK cascade Source: Reactome
  • regulation of interleukin-5 production Source: Ensembl
  • signal transduction Source: ProtInc

Keywordsi

Molecular functionReceptor

Enzyme and pathway databases

ReactomeiR-HSA-392451 G beta:gamma signalling through PI3Kgamma
R-HSA-512988 Interleukin-3, 5 and GM-CSF signaling
R-HSA-5673001 RAF/MAP kinase cascade
R-HSA-912526 Interleukin receptor SHC signaling
SignaLinkiQ01344
SIGNORiQ01344

Names & Taxonomyi

Protein namesi
Recommended name:
Interleukin-5 receptor subunit alpha
Short name:
IL-5 receptor subunit alpha
Short name:
IL-5R subunit alpha
Short name:
IL-5R-alpha
Short name:
IL-5RA
Alternative name(s):
CDw125
CD_antigen: CD125
Gene namesi
Name:IL5RA
Synonyms:IL5R
OrganismiHomo sapiens (Human)
Taxonomic identifieri9606 [NCBI]
Taxonomic lineageiEukaryotaMetazoaChordataCraniataVertebrataEuteleostomiMammaliaEutheriaEuarchontogliresPrimatesHaplorrhiniCatarrhiniHominidaeHomo
Proteomesi
  • UP000005640 Componenti: Chromosome 3

Organism-specific databases

EuPathDBiHostDB:ENSG00000091181.19
HGNCiHGNC:6017 IL5RA
MIMi147851 gene
neXtProtiNX_Q01344

Subcellular locationi

Extracellular region or secreted Cytosol Plasma membrane Cytoskeleton Lysosome Endosome Peroxisome ER Golgi apparatus Nucleus Mitochondrion Manual annotation Automatic computational assertionGraphics by Christian Stolte; Source: COMPARTMENTS

Topology

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Topological domaini21 – 342ExtracellularSequence analysisAdd BLAST322
Transmembranei343 – 362HelicalSequence analysisAdd BLAST20
Topological domaini363 – 420CytoplasmicSequence analysisAdd BLAST58

Keywords - Cellular componenti

Membrane

Pathology & Biotechi

Organism-specific databases

DisGeNETi3568
OpenTargetsiENSG00000091181
PharmGKBiPA29834

Chemistry databases

ChEMBLiCHEMBL3580483
GuidetoPHARMACOLOGYi1706

Polymorphism and mutation databases

BioMutaiIL5RA
DMDMi116242525

PTM / Processingi

Molecule processing

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Signal peptidei1 – 20Add BLAST20
ChainiPRO_000001089321 – 420Interleukin-5 receptor subunit alphaAdd BLAST400

Amino acid modifications

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Glycosylationi35N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagineSequence analysis1
Glycosylationi131N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagineSequence analysis1
Disulfide bondi134 ↔ 1551 Publication
Disulfide bondi182 ↔ 1961 Publication
Glycosylationi216N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagineSequence analysis1
Glycosylationi244N-linked (GlcNAc...) asparagineSequence analysis1
Disulfide bondi269 ↔ 3161 Publication

Keywords - PTMi

Disulfide bond, Glycoprotein

Proteomic databases

MaxQBiQ01344
PaxDbiQ01344
PeptideAtlasiQ01344
PRIDEiQ01344
ProteomicsDBi57939
57940 [Q01344-2]
57941 [Q01344-3]

PTM databases

iPTMnetiQ01344
PhosphoSitePlusiQ01344

Expressioni

Tissue specificityi

Expressed on eosinophils and basophils.

Gene expression databases

BgeeiENSG00000091181
CleanExiHS_IL5RA
ExpressionAtlasiQ01344 baseline and differential
GenevisibleiQ01344 HS

Interactioni

Subunit structurei

Heterodimer of an alpha and a beta subunit. The beta subunit is common to the IL3, IL5 and GM-CSF receptors. Interacts with SDCBP.2 Publications

Binary interactionsi

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GO - Molecular functioni

Protein-protein interaction databases

BioGridi109782, 15 interactors
DIPiDIP-3510N
ELMiQ01344
IntActiQ01344, 5 interactors
STRINGi9606.ENSP00000256452

Structurei

Secondary structure

1420
Legend: HelixTurnBeta strandPDB Structure known for this area
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Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Beta strandi34 – 42Combined sources9
Beta strandi45 – 51Combined sources7
Beta strandi59 – 61Combined sources3
Beta strandi64 – 73Combined sources10
Beta strandi75 – 87Combined sources13
Beta strandi94 – 103Combined sources10
Beta strandi108 – 110Combined sources3
Beta strandi114 – 118Combined sources5
Beta strandi122 – 124Combined sources3
Helixi125 – 127Combined sources3
Beta strandi130 – 140Combined sources11
Beta strandi144 – 146Combined sources3
Beta strandi149 – 158Combined sources10
Beta strandi168 – 175Combined sources8
Beta strandi178 – 181Combined sources4
Beta strandi185 – 187Combined sources3
Beta strandi193 – 200Combined sources8
Beta strandi209 – 218Combined sources10
Beta strandi227 – 232Combined sources6
Helixi233 – 236Combined sources4
Beta strandi243 – 250Combined sources8
Beta strandi253 – 259Combined sources7
Beta strandi262 – 265Combined sources4
Helixi267 – 269Combined sources3
Beta strandi270 – 278Combined sources9
Turni279 – 281Combined sources3
Beta strandi284 – 297Combined sources14
Beta strandi304 – 312Combined sources9
Turni314 – 316Combined sources3
Beta strandi329 – 331Combined sources3

3D structure databases

Select the link destinations:
PDBei
RCSB PDBi
PDBji
Links Updated
PDB entryMethodResolution (Å)ChainPositionsPDBsum
1OBXX-ray1.35B413-420[»]
1OBZX-ray1.69P413-420[»]
3QT2X-ray2.55A/B20-335[»]
3VA2X-ray2.70C21-335[»]
ProteinModelPortaliQ01344
SMRiQ01344
ModBaseiSearch...
MobiDBiSearch...

Miscellaneous databases

EvolutionaryTraceiQ01344

Family & Domainsi

Domains and Repeats

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Domaini32 – 123Fibronectin type-III 1PROSITE-ProRule annotationAdd BLAST92
Domaini241 – 334Fibronectin type-III 2PROSITE-ProRule annotationAdd BLAST94

Motif

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Motifi322 – 326WSXWS motif5
Motifi371 – 379Box 1 motif9

Domaini

The WSXWS motif appears to be necessary for proper protein folding and thereby efficient intracellular transport and cell-surface receptor binding.
The box 1 motif is required for JAK interaction and/or activation.

Sequence similaritiesi

Keywords - Domaini

Repeat, Signal, Transmembrane, Transmembrane helix

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiENOG410IJ36 Eukaryota
ENOG4111ZG2 LUCA
GeneTreeiENSGT00530000063295
HOGENOMiHOG000070224
HOVERGENiHBG052117
InParanoidiQ01344
KOiK05067
OMAiACWFPRT
OrthoDBiEOG091G0B29
PhylomeDBiQ01344
TreeFamiTF331549

Family and domain databases

Gene3Di2.60.40.10, 3 hits
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR003961 FN3_dom
IPR036116 FN3_sf
IPR013783 Ig-like_fold
IPR003532 Short_hematopoietin_rcpt_2_CS
IPR015321 TypeI_recpt_CBD
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF09240 IL6Ra-bind, 1 hit
SUPFAMiSSF49265 SSF49265, 2 hits
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS50853 FN3, 2 hits
PS01356 HEMATOPO_REC_S_F2, 1 hit

Sequences (5)i

Sequence statusi: Complete.

Sequence processingi: The displayed sequence is further processed into a mature form.

This entry describes 5 isoformsi produced by alternative splicing. AlignAdd to basket

Isoform 1 (identifier: Q01344-1) [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
Also known as: Membrane-bound

This isoform has been chosen as the 'canonical' sequence. All positional information in this entry refers to it. This is also the sequence that appears in the downloadable versions of the entry.

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        10         20         30         40         50
MIIVAHVLLI LLGATEILQA DLLPDEKISL LPPVNFTIKV TGLAQVLLQW
60 70 80 90 100
KPNPDQEQRN VNLEYQVKIN APKEDDYETR ITESKCVTIL HKGFSASVRT
110 120 130 140 150
ILQNDHSLLA SSWASAELHA PPGSPGTSIV NLTCTTNTTE DNYSRLRSYQ
160 170 180 190 200
VSLHCTWLVG TDAPEDTQYF LYYRYGSWTE ECQEYSKDTL GRNIACWFPR
210 220 230 240 250
TFILSKGRDW LAVLVNGSSK HSAIRPFDQL FALHAIDQIN PPLNVTAEIE
260 270 280 290 300
GTRLSIQWEK PVSAFPIHCF DYEVKIHNTR NGYLQIEKLM TNAFISIIDD
310 320 330 340 350
LSKYDVQVRA AVSSMCREAG LWSEWSQPIY VGNDEHKPLR EWFVIVIMAT
360 370 380 390 400
ICFILLILSL ICKICHLWIK LFPPIPAPKS NIKDLFVTTN YEKAGSSETE
410 420
IEVICYIEKP GVETLEDSVF
Length:420
Mass (Da):47,685
Last modified:October 17, 2006 - v2
Checksum:i4E0A5F2838B9C4FE
GO
Isoform 2 (identifier: Q01344-2) [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
Also known as: Soluble-S1

The sequence of this isoform differs from the canonical sequence as follows:
     333-335: NDE → FSR
     336-420: Missing.

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Length:335
Mass (Da):37,984
Checksum:iBAED076239845E16
GO
Isoform 3 (identifier: Q01344-3) [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket
Also known as: Soluble-S2

The sequence of this isoform differs from the canonical sequence as follows:
     333-333: N → K
     334-420: Missing.

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Length:333
Mass (Da):37,722
Checksum:i8D9239845E16985B
GO
Isoform 4 (identifier: Q01344-4) [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket

The sequence of this isoform differs from the canonical sequence as follows:
     365-420: CHLWIKLFPPIPAPKSNIKDLFVTTNYEKAGSSETEIEVICYIEKPGVETLEDSVF → KLGPVRRKLKSSVI

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Length:378
Mass (Da):42,924
Checksum:i3044C8640A83F586
GO
Isoform 5 (identifier: Q01344-5) [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket

The sequence of this isoform differs from the canonical sequence as follows:
     123-331: Missing.

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Length:211
Mass (Da):23,737
Checksum:i475CB1AB3BF8D2B2
GO

Experimental Info

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Sequence conflicti212A → S in AAA36110 (PubMed:1833065).Curated1
Sequence conflicti212A → S in AAA59151 (PubMed:1732409).Curated1
Sequence conflicti212A → S in AAA59152 (PubMed:1732409).Curated1

Natural variant

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Natural variantiVAR_020654129I → V2 PublicationsCorresponds to variant dbSNP:rs2290610Ensembl.1
Natural variantiVAR_020655262V → A1 PublicationCorresponds to variant dbSNP:rs17879690Ensembl.1

Alternative sequence

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Alternative sequenceiVSP_047762123 – 331Missing in isoform 5. 1 PublicationAdd BLAST209
Alternative sequenceiVSP_001678333 – 335NDE → FSR in isoform 2. 1 Publication3
Alternative sequenceiVSP_001680333N → K in isoform 3. 2 Publications1
Alternative sequenceiVSP_001681334 – 420Missing in isoform 3. 2 PublicationsAdd BLAST87
Alternative sequenceiVSP_001679336 – 420Missing in isoform 2. 1 PublicationAdd BLAST85
Alternative sequenceiVSP_046742365 – 420CHLWI…EDSVF → KLGPVRRKLKSSVI in isoform 4. 1 PublicationAdd BLAST56

Sequence databases

Select the link destinations:
EMBLi
GenBanki
DDBJi
Links Updated
M75914 mRNA Translation: AAA36110.1
X61176 mRNA Translation: CAA43483.1
X62156 mRNA Translation: CAA44081.1
M96651 mRNA Translation: AAA59151.1
M96652 mRNA Translation: AAA59152.1
AB288090 mRNA Translation: BAG49562.1
AK304256 mRNA Translation: BAG65122.1
AY642135 Genomic DNA Translation: AAT45457.1
AC022002 Genomic DNA No translation available.
AC024060 Genomic DNA No translation available.
CCDSiCCDS2559.1 [Q01344-1]
CCDS2560.1 [Q01344-2]
CCDS46739.1 [Q01344-3]
CCDS58813.1 [Q01344-4]
PIRiA40267
RefSeqiNP_000555.2, NM_000564.4 [Q01344-1]
NP_001230028.1, NM_001243099.1 [Q01344-4]
NP_783851.1, NM_175724.2 [Q01344-3]
NP_783852.1, NM_175725.2 [Q01344-2]
NP_783853.1, NM_175726.3 [Q01344-1]
NP_783854.1, NM_175727.2 [Q01344-3]
NP_783855.1, NM_175728.2 [Q01344-2]
UniGeneiHs.68876

Genome annotation databases

EnsembliENST00000256452; ENSP00000256452; ENSG00000091181 [Q01344-1]
ENST00000311981; ENSP00000309196; ENSG00000091181 [Q01344-2]
ENST00000383846; ENSP00000373358; ENSG00000091181 [Q01344-2]
ENST00000430514; ENSP00000400400; ENSG00000091181 [Q01344-3]
ENST00000438560; ENSP00000390753; ENSG00000091181 [Q01344-4]
ENST00000446632; ENSP00000412209; ENSG00000091181 [Q01344-1]
ENST00000456302; ENSP00000392059; ENSG00000091181 [Q01344-3]
GeneIDi3568
KEGGihsa:3568
UCSCiuc010hbs.4 human [Q01344-1]

Keywords - Coding sequence diversityi

Alternative splicing, Polymorphism

Similar proteinsi

Entry informationi

Entry nameiIL5RA_HUMAN
AccessioniPrimary (citable) accession number: Q01344
Secondary accession number(s): B3IU77
, B4E2G0, Q14633, Q15469, Q6ISX9
Entry historyiIntegrated into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: July 1, 1993
Last sequence update: October 17, 2006
Last modified: June 20, 2018
This is version 180 of the entry and version 2 of the sequence. See complete history.
Entry statusiReviewed (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)
Annotation programChordata Protein Annotation Program
DisclaimerAny medical or genetic information present in this entry is provided for research, educational and informational purposes only. It is not in any way intended to be used as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, treatment or care.

Miscellaneousi

Keywords - Technical termi

3D-structure, Complete proteome, Reference proteome

Documents

  1. Human cell differentiation molecules
    CD nomenclature of surface proteins of human leucocytes and list of entries
  2. Human chromosome 3
    Human chromosome 3: entries, gene names and cross-references to MIM
  3. Human entries with polymorphisms or disease mutations
    List of human entries with polymorphisms or disease mutations
  4. Human polymorphisms and disease mutations
    Index of human polymorphisms and disease mutations
  5. MIM cross-references
    Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (MIM) cross-references in UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
  6. PDB cross-references
    Index of Protein Data Bank (PDB) cross-references
  7. SIMILARITY comments
    Index of protein domains and families

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