STARD3NL Tethering protein that creates contact site between the endoplasmic reticulum and late endosomes: localizes to late endosome membranes and contacts the endoplasmic reticulum via interaction with VAPA and VAPB. Belongs to the STARD3 family. 2 alternative initiation human isoforms have been reported. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Membrane protein, integral; Membrane protein, multi-pass
Chromosomal Location of human Ortholog: 7p14.1
Cellular Component:  cytosol; integral component of membrane; intracellular membrane-bounded organelle; late endosome membrane; organelle membrane contact site
Molecular Function:  cholesterol binding; protein binding; protein homodimerization activity
Biological Process:  C21-steroid hormone biosynthetic process; vesicle tethering to endoplasmic reticulum
Reference #:  O95772 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: MENTHO; MENTO; MGC3251; MLN64 N-terminal domain homolog; MLN64 N-terminal homolog; STARD3 N-terminal like; STARD3 N-terminal-like protein; STARD3NL; STR3N
Gene Symbols: STARD3NL
Molecular weight: 26,655 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 4.75  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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