ITGB4 iso2 Integrin alpha-6/beta-4 is a receptor for laminin. Plays a critical structural role in the hemidesmosome of epithelial cells. Is required for the regulation of keratinocyte polarity and motility. ITGA6:ITGB4 binds to NRG1 (via EGF domain) and this binding is essential for NRG1-ERBB signaling. ITGA6:ITGB4 binds to IGF1 and this binding is essential for IGF1 signaling. ITGA6:ITGB4 binds to IGF2 and this binding is essential for IGF2 signaling. Belongs to the integrin beta chain family. Integrin alpha-6/beta-4 is predominantly expressed by epithelia. Isoform beta-4D is also expressed in colon and placenta. Isoform beta-4E is also expressed in epidermis, lung, duodenum, heart, spleen and stomach. 5 alternatively spliced human isoforms have been reported. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Cell adhesion; Membrane protein, integral; Motility/polarity/chemotaxis; Receptor, misc.
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 11 E2|11 80.91 cM
Cellular Component:  basal plasma membrane; basement membrane; cell cortex; cell junction; cell leading edge; cell surface; cytoplasm; focal adhesion; hemidesmosome; integral component of membrane; integrin complex; membrane; plasma membrane; receptor complex
Molecular Function:  G protein-coupled receptor binding; integrin binding; protein binding
Biological Process:  amelogenesis; autophagy; cell adhesion; cell adhesion mediated by integrin; cell communication; cell migration; cell motility; cell-matrix adhesion; digestive tract development; filopodium assembly; hemidesmosome assembly; integrin-mediated signaling pathway; myelination in peripheral nervous system; nail development; peripheral nervous system myelin formation; renal system development; response to wounding; skin development; trophoblast cell migration
Reference #:  A2A863-2 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: AA407042; C230078O20; CD104; integrin beta 4; Integrin beta-4; ITB4; Itgb4; ITGB4 iso2; OTTMUSP00000003825
Gene Symbols: Itgb4
Molecular weight: 194,753 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 5.62  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
CST Pathways:  Actin Dynamics  |  GPCR Signaling to MAPKs  |  Growth And Differentiation Control by MAPKs  |  PI3K/Akt Signaling
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ITGB4 iso2

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Cross-references to other databases:  STRING  |  Pfam  |  Phospho.ELM  |  NetworKIN  |  UniProtKB  |  Entrez-Gene  |  Ensembl Gene