STARD5 May be involved in the intracellular transport of sterols or other lipids. May bind cholesterol or other sterols. 2 alternatively spliced human isoforms have been reported. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 15q25.1
Cellular Component:  cytosol
Molecular Function:  bile acid binding; cholesterol binding; cholesterol transporter activity
Biological Process:  bile acid and bile salt transport; cholesterol import
Reference #:  Q9NSY2 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: MGC10327; Q9NSY2; StAR related lipid transfer domain containing 5; StAR-related lipid transfer (START) domain containing 5; StAR-related lipid transfer protein 5; STAR5; STARD5; START domain containing 5; START domain-containing protein 5
Gene Symbols: STARD5
Molecular weight: 23,794 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 6.22  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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