Immunogen sequence: AGLQTSPPIV PLDRETQAQP PDGDHSPGNH EQSYVGKRSN RVVRTLQNTP SLHSRHWGAP QQREGRQQQH HEELSATPTP LGLQETIAE
Highest antigen sequence identity to the following orthologs: Mouse - 83%, Rat - 83%.
PEX16 is required for peroxisome membrane biogenesis. It may play a role in early stages of peroxisome assembly and can recruit other peroxisomal proteins, such as PEX3 and PMP34, to de novo peroxisomes derived from the endoplasmic reticulum (ER). It may function as receptor for PEX3.
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Protein Aliases: peroxin 16; Peroxin-16; Peroxisomal biogenesis factor 16; Peroxisomal membrane protein PEX16; peroxisome biogenesis factor 16
Gene Aliases: PBD8A; PBD8B; PEX16