peripherin Class-III neuronal intermediate filament protein. Belongs to the intermediate filament family. 2 alternatively spliced human isoforms have been reported. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Cytoskeletal; Motility/polarity/chemotaxis
Chromosomal Location of rat Ortholog: 7q36
Cellular Component:  axon; C-fiber; intermediate filament; neurofilament; neuron projection; neuronal cell body; photoreceptor outer segment; photoreceptor outer segment membrane; terminal bouton; type III intermediate filament
Molecular Function:  protein binding; protein heterodimerization activity; structural molecule activity
Biological Process:  intermediate filament cytoskeleton organization
Reference #:  P21807 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: Perf; PERI; Peripherin; peripherin 1; Prph; Prph1
Gene Symbols: Prph
Molecular weight: 53,550 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 5.37  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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Cross-references to other databases:  AlphaFold  |  STRING  |  BioGPS  |  Pfam  |  Phospho.ELM  |  NetworKIN  |  UniProtKB  |  Entrez-Gene  |  Ensembl Gene