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MAX dimerization protein 4
Identifiers
Symbols MXD4; MAD4; MST149; MSTP149
External IDs MGI104991 HomoloGene4712 GeneCards: MXD4 Gene
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Orthologs
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 10608 17122
Ensembl ENSG00000123933 n/a
UniProt Q14582 n/a
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_006454 NM_010753
RefSeq (protein) NP_006445 NP_034883
Location (UCSC) Chr 4:
2.22 - 2.23 Mb
n/a
PubMed search [1] [2]

Max-interacting transcriptional repressor MAD4 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the MXD4 gene.[1][2]

This gene is a member of the MAD gene family . The MAD genes encode basic helix-loop-helix-leucine zipper proteins that heterodimerize with MAX protein, forming a transcriptional repression complex. The MAD proteins compete for MAX binding with MYC, which heterodimerizes with MAX forming a transcriptional activation complex. Studies in rodents suggest that the MAD genes are tumor suppressors and contribute to the regulation of cell growth in differentiating tissues.[2]

References

Further reading

  • Rual JF, Venkatesan K, Hao T, et al. (2005). "Towards a proteome-scale map of the human protein-protein interaction network.". Nature 437 (7062): 1173–8. doi:10.1038/nature04209. PMID 16189514.  
  • Marcotte R, Chen JM, Huard S, Wang E (2006). "c-Myc creates an activation loop by transcriptionally repressing its own functional inhibitor, hMad4, in young fibroblasts, a loop lost in replicatively senescent fibroblasts.". J. Cell. Biochem. 96 (5): 1071–85. doi:10.1002/jcb.20503. PMID 16167342.  
  • Pope SN, Lee IR (2005). "Yeast two-hybrid identification of prostatic proteins interacting with human sex hormone-binding globulin.". J. Steroid Biochem. Mol. Biol. 94 (1-3): 203–8. doi:10.1016/j.jsbmb.2005.01.007. PMID 15862967.  
  • Hillier LW, Graves TA, Fulton RS, et al. (2005). "Generation and annotation of the DNA sequences of human chromosomes 2 and 4.". Nature 434 (7034): 724–31. doi:10.1038/nature03466. PMID 15815621.  
  • Gerhard DS, Wagner L, Feingold EA, et al. (2004). "The status, quality, and expansion of the NIH full-length cDNA project: the Mammalian Gene Collection (MGC).". Genome Res. 14 (10B): 2121–7. doi:10.1101/gr.2596504. PMID 15489334.  
  • Jiang DJ, Yu HX, Hexige SY, et al. (2004). "Human liver specific transcriptional factor TCP10L binds to MAD4.". J. Biochem. Mol. Biol. 37 (4): 402–7. PMID 15469726.  
  • Ota T, Suzuki Y, Nishikawa T, et al. (2004). "Complete sequencing and characterization of 21,243 full-length human cDNAs.". Nat. Genet. 36 (1): 40–5. doi:10.1038/ng1285. PMID 14702039.  
  • Strausberg RL, Feingold EA, Grouse LH, et al. (2003). "Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences.". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 99 (26): 16899–903. doi:10.1073/pnas.242603899. PMID 12477932.  
  • Kime L, Wright SC (2003). "Mad4 is regulated by a transcriptional repressor complex that contains Miz-1 and c-Myc.". Biochem. J. 370 (Pt 1): 291–8. doi:10.1042/BJ20021679. PMID 12418961.  
  • Cairo S, Merla G, Urbinati F, et al. (2001). "WBSCR14, a gene mapping to the Williams--Beuren syndrome deleted region, is a new member of the Mlx transcription factor network.". Hum. Mol. Genet. 10 (6): 617–27. doi:10.1093/hmg/10.6.617. PMID 11230181.  
  • Billin AN, Eilers AL, Queva C, Ayer DE (2000). "Mlx, a novel Max-like BHLHZip protein that interacts with the Max network of transcription factors.". J. Biol. Chem. 274 (51): 36344–50. doi:10.1074/jbc.274.51.36344. PMID 10593926.  

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