FAM83A Probable proto-oncogene that functions in the epidermal growth factor receptor/EGFR signaling pathway. Activates both RAS/MAPK and PI3K/AKT/TOR signaling cascades downstream of EGFR. Required for the RAS/MAPK signaling cascade activation upon EGFR stimulation, it also activates both signaling cascades independently of EGFR activation. Belongs to the FAM83 family. 3 alternatively spliced human isoforms have been reported. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Unknown function
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 15|15 D1
Cellular Component:  cytoplasm
Molecular Function:  phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase regulatory subunit binding; protein kinase binding
Biological Process:  cell proliferation; epidermal growth factor receptor signaling pathway
Reference #:  Q8K2P2 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: FA83A; Fam83a; family with sequence similarity 83, member A; hypothetical protein LOC239463; MGC40696; Protein FAM83A
Gene Symbols: Fam83a
Molecular weight: 48,193 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 8.86  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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Cross-references to other databases:  STRING  |  BioGPS  |  Pfam  |  Phospho.ELM  |  NetworKIN  |  UniProtKB  |  Entrez-Gene  |  Ensembl Gene