Immunogen sequence: EGPHYYTILD SGGIIVAIEH SSRPINVIKF STDEGQCWQT YTFTRDPIYF TGLASEPGAR SMNISIWGFT ESFLTSQWVS YTIDFKDILE RNCEEKDYTI WLAHSTDPED YEDGCILGYK EQFLRLRKSS VCQNGRDYVV TKQPSICLCS LEDFLCDFGY YRPENDSKCV EQPELKGHDL EFCLYGREEH LTTNGYRKIP GDKCQGGVNP VREVKDLKKK CTSNFLSPEK QNSKSNSVPI I; Positive Samples: A-549, Jurkat; Cellular Location: Cell membrane, Endoplasmic reticulum membrane, Endosome membrane, Extracellular side, Golgi apparatus, Golgi stack membrane, Lysosome membrane, Membrane, Nucleus membrane, Single-pass type I membrane protein
Sortilin functions as a sorting receptor in the Golgi compartment and as a clearance receptor on the cell surface. Sortilin is required for protein transport from the Golgi apparatus to the lysosomes by a pathway that is independent of the mannose-6-phosphate receptor (M6PR). It is also required for protein transport from the Golgi apparatus to the endosomes. Sortilin promotes neuronal apoptosis by mediating endocytosis of the proapoptotic precursor forms of BDNF (proBDNF) and NGFB (proNGFB). Also, Sortilin acts as a receptor for neurotensin.
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Protein Aliases: 100 kDa NT receptor; Glycoprotein 95; Gp95; mNTR3; Neurotensin receptor 3; NT3; NTR3; Sortilin
Gene Aliases: 2900053A11Rik; AI852375; Gp95; LDLCQ6; NT3; NTR3; Ntsr3; SORT1