PEX12 protein (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) - STRING interaction network
"PEX12" - C3HC4-type RING-finger peroxin and E3 ubiquitin ligase, required for peroxisome biogenesis and peroxisomal matrix protein import in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
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PEX12C3HC4-type RING-finger peroxin and E3 ubiquitin ligase, required for peroxisome biogenesis and peroxisomal matrix protein import; forms translocation subcomplex with Pex2p and Pex10p; mutations in human homolog cause peroxisomal disorder; Required for protein import into peroxisomes (399 aa)    
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Peroxisomal membrane E3 ubiquitin ligase, required for for Ubc4p-dependent Pex5p ubiquitination and peroxisomal matrix protein import; contains zinc-binding RING domain; mutations in human homolog cause various peroxisomal disorders; Somewhat implicated in the biogenesis of peroxisomes (337 aa)
Chaperone and import receptor for newly-synthesized class I peroxisomal membrane proteins (PMPs), binds PMPs in the cytoplasm and delivers them to the peroxisome for subsequent insertion into the peroxisomal membrane; Required for proper post-translational import and stabilization of peroxisomal membrane proteins (PMPs). Acts as a cytosolic import receptor for PMPs and delivers them to the docking factor PEX3 at the peroxisomal membrane for subsequent insertion into the membrane. Acts as a chaperone in stabilizing or maintaining PMPs in the lipid bilayer. Directs PEX17, a peripheral co [...] (342 aa)
Peroxisomal membrane signal receptor for the C-terminal tripeptide signal sequence (PTS1) of peroxisomal matrix proteins, required for peroxisomal matrix protein import; also proposed to have PTS1-receptor independent functions; Binds to the C-terminal PTS1-type tripeptide peroxisomal targeting signal (SKL-type) and plays an essential role in peroxisomal protein import (612 aa)
Integral peroxisomal membrane protein required for translocation of peroxisomal matrix proteins, interacts with the PTS1 signal recognition factor Pex5p and the PTS2 signal recognition factor Pex7p, forms a complex with Pex14p and Pex17p; Component of the peroxisomal translocation machinery with PEX14 and PEX17. Interacts with the PTS1 receptor (PAS10/PEX5) (386 aa)
RING-finger peroxin and E3 ubiquitin ligase, peroxisomal membrane protein with a C-terminal zinc-binding RING domain, forms translocation subcomplex with Pex10p and Pex12p which functions in peroxisomal matrix protein import; Required for the import of several proteins into peroxisomes (271 aa)
Peroxisomal membrane protein required for medium-chain fatty acid oxidation and peroxisome proliferation, possibly by inducing membrane curvature; localization regulated by phosphorylation; transcription regulated by Adr1p and Pip2p-Oaf1p; Involved in peroxisomal proliferation. Promotes peroxisome division and biogenesis (236 aa)
Peroxisomal membrane peroxin that is a central component of the peroxisomal protein import machinery; interacts with both PTS1 (Pex5p) and PTS2 (Pex7p), peroxisomal matrix protein signal recognition factors and membrane receptor Pex13p; Component of the peroxisomal translocation machinery with PEX13 and PEX17. Interacts with both the PTS1 and PTS2 receptors. Binds directly to PEX17 (341 aa)
Intraperoxisomal organizer of the peroxisomal import machinery, tightly associated with the lumenal face of the peroxisomal membrane, essential for peroxisome biogenesis, binds PTS1-signal receptor Pex5p; Required for peroxisome assembly (589 aa)
Membrane peroxin of the peroxisomal importomer complex; complex facilitates the import of peroxisomal matrix proteins; required for peroxisome biogenesis; Component of the peroxisomal translocation machinery with PEX13 and PEX14. Interacts indirectly with the PTS1 receptor (PAS10/PEX5) and directly binds to PEX14. Required for import of both PTS1 and PTS2 proteins (199 aa)
Peroxisomal membrane protein (PMP) required for proper localization and stability of PMPs; anchors peroxisome retention factor Inp1p at the peroxisomal membrane; interacts with Pex19p; Involved in peroxisome biosynthesis. May function as a receptor protein. Lack of this protein causes the peroxisomal- deficient phenotype and mislocalization in the cytosol of peroxisomal matrix proteins (441 aa)
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Saccharomyces cerevisiae
NCBI taxonomy Id: 4932
Other names: Candida robusta, Pachytichospora, S. cerevisiae, Saccharomyces, Saccharomyces capensis, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Saccharomyces italicus, Saccharomyces oviformis, Saccharomyces uvarum var. melibiosus, lager beer yeast, yeast
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