Gene: HSD3B7 (hydroxy-delta-5-steroid dehydrogenase, 3 beta- and steroid delta-isomerase 7) Homo sapiens
Symbol: HSD3B7
Name: hydroxy-delta-5-steroid dehydrogenase, 3 beta- and steroid delta-isomerase 7
Description: This gene encodes an enzyme which is involved in the initial stages of the synthesis of bile acids from cholesterol and a member of the short-chain dehydrogenase/reductase superfamily. The encoded protein is a membrane-associated endoplasmic reticulum protein which is active against 7-alpha hydrosylated sterol substrates. Mutations in this gene are associated with a congenital bile acid synthesis defect which leads to neonatal cholestasis, a form of progressive liver disease. Multiple transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Dec 2008]
Type: protein-coding
RefSeq Status: REVIEWED
Also known as: 3 beta-hydroxy-delta 5-C27-steroid oxidoreductase; 3 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 7; 3 beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type VII; 3-beta-HSD VII; 3-beta-hydroxy-Delta(5)-C27 steroid oxidoreductase; c(27) 3-beta-HSD; C(27)-3BETA-HSD; CBAS1; cholest-5-ene-3-beta,7-alpha-diol 3-beta-dehydrogenase; OTTHUMP00000163254; PFIC4; SDR11E3; short chain dehydrogenase/reductase family 11E, member 3
Latest Assembly: Human Genome Assembly GRCh37
Human Genome Assembly GRCh381630,985,110 - 30,989,152+NCBI
Human Alternate Assembly CHM1_11632,313,519 - 32,317,473+NCBI
Human Genome Assembly HuRef1628,558,975 - 28,562,929+NCBI
Human Genome Assembly GRCh371630,995,949 - 31,000,473+NCBI
Human Celera Assembly1629,296,983 - 29,300,937-NCBI
Human Genome Assembly Build 361630,904,033 - 30,907,972+NCBI
Human Cytogenetic Map16p11.2 NCBI
Human Genome Assembly1630,904,032 - 30,907,972 NCBI

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RGD Object Information
RGD ID: 734010
Created: 2004-01-12
Species: Homo sapiens
Last Modified: 2015-12-08
Status: ACTIVE