PPARA - Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha - human protein (Function)
 
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PPARA »  Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha  (PPAR-alpha)
 
Protein also known as:  Nuclear receptor subfamily 1 group C member 1.
Gene name:  PPARA
Family name: Nuclear hormone receptor » NR1
Entry whose protein(s) existence is based on evidence at protein level
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Overview 
Ligand-activated transcription factor. Key regulator of lipid metabolism. Activated by the endogenous ligand 1-palmitoyl-2-oleoyl-sn-glycerol-3-phosphocholine (16:0/18:1-GPC). Activated by oleylethanolamide, a naturally occurring lipid that regulates satiety. Receptor for peroxisome proliferators such as hypolipidemic drugs and fatty acids. Regulates the peroxisomal beta-oxidation pathway of fatty acids. Functions as transcription activator for the ACOX1 and P450 genes. Transactivation activity requires heterodimerization with RXRA and is antagonized by NR2C2. May be required for the propagation of clock information to metabolic pathways regulated by PER2.  
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  • CuratedUniProtKB
GO molecular function 
DNA bindingdefinition[GO:0003677]  
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  • TASPINC
Drug bindingdefinition[GO:0008144]  
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  • IDAUniProtKB
  • IDABHF-UCL
Ligand-activated sequence-specific DNA binding RNA polymerase II transcription factor activitydefinition[GO:0004879]  
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  • IDABHF-UCL
  • IDAUniProtKB
Lipid bindingdefinition[GO:0008289]  
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  • IDAUniProtKB
MDM2/MDM4 family protein bindingdefinition[GO:0097371] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
NFAT protein bindingdefinition[GO:0051525] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Phosphatase bindingdefinition[GO:0019902] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Protein bindingdefinition[GO:0005515]  
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  • IPIIntAct
  • IPIUniProtKB
Protein complex bindingdefinition[GO:0032403] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Protein domain specific bindingdefinition[GO:0019904] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
RNA polymerase II core promoter proximal region sequence-specific DNA bindingdefinition[GO:0000978]  
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  • IDANTNU_SB
RNA polymerase II core promoter proximal region sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity involved in negative regulation of transcriptiondefinition[GO:0001078]  
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  • IDANTNU_SB
RNA polymerase II core promoter proximal region sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity involved in positive regulation of transcriptiondefinition[GO:0001077]  
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  • IDANTNU_SB
RNA polymerase II repressing transcription factor bindingdefinition[GO:0001103]  
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  • IPIBHF-UCL
Sequence-specific DNA bindingdefinition[GO:0043565]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activitydefinition[GO:0003700]  
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  • IDABHF-UCL
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Steroid hormone receptor activitydefinition[GO:0003707]  
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  • IDABHF-UCL
Ubiquitin conjugating enzyme bindingdefinition[GO:0031624]  
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  • IPIBHF-UCL
Zinc ion bindingdefinition[GO:0008270] silver  
  • IEAInterPro 2 GO
GO biological process 
Behavioral response to nicotinedefinition[GO:0035095] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Circadian regulation of gene expressiondefinition[GO:0032922]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Enamel mineralizationdefinition[GO:0070166] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Epidermis developmentdefinition[GO:0008544] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Fatty acid metabolic processdefinition[GO:0006631] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Fatty acid transportdefinition[GO:0015908]  
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  • TASUniProtKB
Heart developmentdefinition[GO:0007507] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Intracellular receptor signaling pathwaydefinition[GO:0030522]  
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  • IDAGOC
  • IEAInterPro 2 GO
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Lipid metabolic processdefinition[GO:0006629]  
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  • TASPINC
Lipoprotein metabolic processdefinition[GO:0042157] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Negative regulation of appetitedefinition[GO:0032099]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Negative regulation of blood pressuredefinition[GO:0045776] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Negative regulation of cholesterol storagedefinition[GO:0010887]  
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  • IDABHF-UCL
Negative regulation of glycolytic processdefinition[GO:0045820]  
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  • ICBHF-UCL
Negative regulation of macrophage derived foam cell differentiationdefinition[GO:0010745]  
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  • IDABHF-UCL
Negative regulation of neuron deathdefinition[GO:1901215] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Negative regulation of protein bindingdefinition[GO:0032091] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Negative regulation of receptor biosynthetic processdefinition[GO:0010871]  
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  • IDABHF-UCL
Negative regulation of sequestering of triglyceridedefinition[GO:0010891]  
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  • IDABHF-UCL
Negative regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoterdefinition[GO:0000122]  
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  • IDABHF-UCL
  • IDANTNU_SB
Negative regulation of transcription regulatory region DNA bindingdefinition[GO:2000678] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Positive regulation of fatty acid beta-oxidationdefinition[GO:0032000]  
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  • TASUniProtKB
Positive regulation of fatty acid oxidationdefinition[GO:0046321]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoterdefinition[GO:0045944]  
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  • IDABHF-UCL
  • IDANTNU_SB
Positive regulation of transcription, DNA-templateddefinition[GO:0045893]  
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  • IDAUniProtKB
Regulation of cellular ketone metabolic process by positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoterdefinition[GO:0072366]  
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  • IDABHF-UCL
Regulation of circadian rhythmdefinition[GO:0042752]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Regulation of glycolytic by positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoterdefinition[GO:0072363]  
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  • IDABHF-UCL
Regulation of lipid transport by positive regulation of transcription from RNA polymerase II promoterdefinition[GO:0072369]  
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  • IDABHF-UCL
Response to hypoxiadefinition[GO:0001666] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Response to insulindefinition[GO:0032868] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Steroid hormone mediated signaling pathwaydefinition[GO:0043401] silver  
  • IEAInterPro 2 GO
Wound healingdefinition[GO:0042060] silver  
  • IEAOrtholog Compara
Pathways 
According to KEGG, this protein belongs to the following pathways:
Adipocytokine signaling pathway  hsa04920+5465  
Hepatitis C  hsa05160+5465  
PPAR signaling pathway  hsa03320+5465  
According to Reactome, this protein belongs to the following pathways:
Activation of gene expression by SREBF (SREBP)  REACT_147904  
BMAL1:CLOCK,NPAS2 activates circadian gene expression  REACT_111118  
Circadian Clock  REACT_24941  
Nuclear Receptor transcription pathway  REACT_15525  
PPARA activates gene expression  REACT_116145  
Regulation of lipid metabolism by Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor alpha (PPARalpha)  REACT_19241  
REV-ERBA represses gene expression  REACT_118789  
RORA activates circadian gene expression  REACT_118659  
Transcriptional activation of mitochondrial biogenesis  REACT_200608  
Transcriptional regulation of white adipocyte differentiation  REACT_27161  
YAP1- and WWTR1 (TAZ)-stimulated gene expression  REACT_118713  
 

Keywords

Biological process 
Biological rhythms  definition   [KW-0090]
Transcription  definition   [KW-0804]
Transcription regulation  definition   [KW-0805]
Molecular function 
Activator  definition   [KW-0010]
Receptor  definition   [KW-0675]
Technical term 
Reference proteome  definition   [KW-1185]
 

Further external links

Other
GeneWiki: Peroxisome_proliferator-activated_receptor_alpha
GenomeRNAi: 5465
PRO: PR:Q07869
Chemistry
GuidetoPHARMACOLOGY: 593