ARID1A Involved in transcriptional activation and repression of select genes by chromatin remodeling (alteration of DNA-nucleosome topology). Component of SWI/SNF chromatin remodeling complexes that carry out key enzymatic activities, changing chromatin structure by altering DNA-histone contacts within a nucleosome in an ATP-dependent manner. Binds DNA non-specifically. Belongs to the neural progenitors-specific chromatin remodeling complex (npBAF complex) and the neuron-specific chromatin remodeling complex (nBAF complex). During neural development a switch from a stem/progenitor to a postmitotic chromatin remodeling mechanism occurs as neurons exit the cell cycle and become committed to their adult state. The transition from proliferating neural stem/progenitor cells to postmitotic neurons requires a switch in subunit composition of the npBAF and nBAF complexes. As neural progenitors exit mitosis and differentiate into neurons, npBAF complexes which contain ACTL6A/BAF53A and PHF10/BAF45A, are exchanged for homologous alternative ACTL6B/BAF53B and DPF1/BAF45B or DPF3/BAF45C subunits in neuron-specific complexes (nBAF). The npBAF complex is essential for the self-renewal/proliferative capacity of the multipotent neural stem cells. The nBAF complex along with CREST plays a role regulating the activity of genes essential for dendrite growth. Highly expressed in spleen, thymus, prostate, testis, ovary, small intestine, colon, and PBL, and at a much lower level in heart, brain, placenta, lung, liver, skeletal muscle, kidney, and pancreas. 3 alternatively spliced human isoforms have been reported. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: DNA-binding; Nuclear receptor co-regulator
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 4|4 D2.3
Cellular Component:  nBAF complex; npBAF complex; nuclear chromatin; nucleoplasm; nucleus; SWI/SNF complex
Molecular Function:  DNA binding; nuclear receptor binding; protein binding
Biological Process:  androgen receptor signaling pathway; ATP-dependent chromatin remodeling; cardiac chamber development; cardiac muscle cell differentiation; chromatin organization; chromatin remodeling; embryo implantation; forebrain development; formation of primary germ layer; gastrulation; glucocorticoid receptor signaling pathway; intracellular estrogen receptor signaling pathway; maintenance of chromatin silencing; negative regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II; nervous system development; neural tube closure; nucleosome disassembly; optic cup formation involved in camera-type eye development; placenta blood vessel development; positive regulation of transcription, DNA-templated; stem cell population maintenance; toxin transport
Reference #:  A2BH40 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: 1110030E03Rik; ARI1A; ARID domain-containing protein 1A; Arid1a; AT rich interactive domain 1A (SWI-like); AT rich interactive domain 1A (Swi1 like); AT-rich interactive domain-containing protein 1A; BAF25; BAF250; BAF250A; BRG1-associated factor 250; BRG1-associated factor 250a; Osa homolog 1; Osa1; OTTMUSP00000011855; Smar; Smarcf1; SWI-like protein; SWI-SNF complex protein p270; SWI/SNF complex protein p270; SWI/SNF related, matrix associated, actin dependent regulator of chromatin, subfamily f, member 1; SWI/SNF-related, matrix-associated, actin-dependent regulator of chromatin subfamily F member 1; Swi1 like
Gene Symbols: Arid1a
Molecular weight: 242,092 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 6.21  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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ARID1A

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