Protein Name jun proto-oncogene
Organism Mus musculus
Gene ID 16476
Gene Symbol

Jun

UniProt P05627 (JUN_MOUSE), Q52L79 (Q52L79_MOUSE)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 900
Total Number of Articles : 1365
Description

jun proto-oncogene

Gene Summary

Enables chromatin binding activity and transcription cis-regulatory region binding activity. Involved in cellular response to anisomycin and positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoter involved in cellular response to chemical stimulus. Acts upstream of or within several processes, including animal organ development; negative regulation of protein autophosphorylation; and positive regulation of cell population proliferation. Located in nucleus. Part of transcription repressor complex. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; genitourinary system; long bone; and sensory organ. Used to study pulmonary emphysema. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in pulmonary tuberculosis. Orthologous to human JUN (Jun proto-oncogene, AP-1 transcription factor subunit). [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

synonyms
  • transcription factor Jun
  • AH119
  • AP1
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Properties