Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating RBP4 and protein-energy malnutrition

RBP4 [ENSP00000360522]

Retinol binding protein 4, plasma; Retinol-binding protein that mediates retinol transport in blood plasma. Delivers retinol from the liver stores to the peripheral tissues (Probable). Transfers the bound all-trans retinol to STRA6, that then facilitates retinol transport across the cell membrane; Belongs to the calycin superfamily. Lipocalin family.

Synonyms:  RBP4,  RBP4p,  hRBP4,  P02753,  Q5VY30 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt