NF1 - Neurofibromin - human protein (Function)
 
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NF1 »  Neurofibromin
 
Protein also known as:  Neurofibromatosis-related protein NF-1. Cleaved into:  Neurofibromin truncated.
Gene name:  NF1
Entry whose protein(s) existence is based on evidence at protein level
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Function

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Overview 
Stimulates the GTPase activity of Ras. NF1 shows greater affinity for Ras GAP, but lower specific activity. May be a regulator of Ras activity.  
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  • CuratedUniProtKB
GO molecular function 
Phosphatidylcholine bindingdefinition[GO:0031210]  
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  • IDAUniProtKB
Phosphatidylethanolamine bindingdefinition[GO:0008429]  
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  • IDAUniProtKB
Protein bindingdefinition[GO:0005515]  
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  • IPIIntAct
Ras GTPase activator activitydefinition[GO:0005099]  
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  • IDAHGNC
  • IDAUniProtKB
GO biological process 
Actin cytoskeleton organizationdefinition[GO:0030036]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Adrenal gland developmentdefinition[GO:0030325]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Artery morphogenesisdefinition[GO:0048844]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Brain developmentdefinition[GO:0007420]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Camera-type eye morphogenesisdefinition[GO:0048593]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Cell communicationdefinition[GO:0007154]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Cerebral cortex developmentdefinition[GO:0021987]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Cognitiondefinition[GO:0050890]  
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  • IMPHGNC
Collagen fibril organizationdefinition[GO:0030199]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Extracellular matrix organizationdefinition[GO:0030198]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Extrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway via death domain receptorsdefinition[GO:0008625] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Forebrain astrocyte developmentdefinition[GO:0021897]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Forebrain morphogenesisdefinition[GO:0048853]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Heart developmentdefinition[GO:0007507]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Liver developmentdefinition[GO:0001889]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
MAPK cascadedefinition[GO:0000165]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Metanephros developmentdefinition[GO:0001656]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Myelination in peripheral nervous systemdefinition[GO:0022011]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Negative regulation of angiogenesisdefinition[GO:0016525] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Negative regulation of astrocyte differentiationdefinition[GO:0048712] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Negative regulation of cell migrationdefinition[GO:0030336]  
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  • IMPMGI
Negative regulation of cell-matrix adhesiondefinition[GO:0001953] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Negative regulation of endothelial cell proliferationdefinition[GO:0001937]  
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  • IMPHGNC
  • IMPMGI
Negative regulation of fibroblast proliferationdefinition[GO:0048147]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Negative regulation of MAP kinase activitydefinition[GO:0043407]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Negative regulation of MAPK cascadedefinition[GO:0043409]  
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  • IMPMGI
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Negative regulation of neuroblast proliferationdefinition[GO:0007406]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Negative regulation of neurotransmitter secretiondefinition[GO:0046929] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Negative regulation of oligodendrocyte differentiationdefinition[GO:0048715]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Negative regulation of osteoclast differentiationdefinition[GO:0045671] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Negative regulation of protein kinase activitydefinition[GO:0006469]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Negative regulation of Rac protein signal transductiondefinition[GO:0035021] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Negative regulation of Ras protein signal transductiondefinition[GO:0046580] silver  
  • IBARefGenome
Negative regulation of transcription factor import into nucleusdefinition[GO:0042992]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Neural tube developmentdefinition[GO:0021915] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Osteoblast differentiationdefinition[GO:0001649]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Peripheral nervous system developmentdefinition[GO:0007422]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase signalingdefinition[GO:0014065]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Pigmentationdefinition[GO:0043473]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Positive regulation of adenylate cyclase activitydefinition[GO:0045762]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Positive regulation of apoptotic processdefinition[GO:0043065]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Positive regulation of endothelial cell proliferationdefinition[GO:0001938] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Positive regulation of extrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway in absence of liganddefinition[GO:2001241] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Positive regulation of extrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway via death domain receptorsdefinition[GO:1902043] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Positive regulation of neuron apoptotic processdefinition[GO:0043525]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Positive regulation of Ras GTPase activitydefinition[GO:0032320]  
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  • IMPMGI
  • IDAUniProtKB
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Ras protein signal transductiondefinition[GO:0007265]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Regulation of angiogenesisdefinition[GO:0045765]  
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  • IMPHGNC
Regulation of blood vessel endothelial cell migrationdefinition[GO:0043535]  
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  • IMPHGNC
Regulation of bone resorptiondefinition[GO:0045124]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Regulation of cell-matrix adhesiondefinition[GO:0001952]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Regulation of glial cell differentiationdefinition[GO:0045685]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Regulation of long-term neuronal synaptic plasticitydefinition[GO:0048169] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Regulation of Ras GTPase activitydefinition[GO:0032318]  
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  • IMPHGNC
Regulation of synaptic transmission, GABAergicdefinition[GO:0032228] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Response to hypoxiadefinition[GO:0001666]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Schwann cell developmentdefinition[GO:0014044]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Skeletal muscle tissue developmentdefinition[GO:0007519] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Smooth muscle tissue developmentdefinition[GO:0048745]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Spinal cord developmentdefinition[GO:0021510]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Sympathetic nervous system developmentdefinition[GO:0048485]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Visual learningdefinition[GO:0008542]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Wound healingdefinition[GO:0042060]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Pathways 
According to KEGG, this protein belongs to the following pathway:
MAPK signaling pathway  hsa04010+4763  
Caution 
Was originally (PubMed8807336) thought to be associated with LEOPARD (LS), an autosomal dominant syndrome.  
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  • CuratedUniProtKB
 

Keywords

Molecular function 
GTPase activation  definition   [KW-0343]
Technical term 
Reference proteome  definition   [KW-1185]
 

Further external links

GeneWiki: Neurofibromin_1
GenomeRNAi: 4763
PRO: PR:P21359