Detailed entry information

Protein Information (annotations from UniProt)

Database IDHIV0000539
UniProt IDP32970
Primary gene name(s)CD70
Synonym gene name(s)CD27L, CD27LG, TNFSF7
Protein nameCD70 antigen
Protein functionCytokine that binds to CD27. Plays a role in T-cell activation. Induces the proliferation of costimulated T-cells and enhances the generation of cytolytic T-cells.
Subcellular locationMembrane;
Single-pass type II membrane protein.
ECO codeClick here for more information.
Amino acid sequence
FASTA format: P32970
Gene Ontology
(Biological Process)
Complete annatation
cell-cell signaling [GO:0007267];
cell proliferation [GO:0008283];
extrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway [GO:0097191];
immune response [GO:0006955];
signal transduction [GO:0007165];
tumor necrosis factor-mediated signaling pathway [GO:0033209]
Gene Ontology
(Molecular Function)
Complete annatation
protease binding [GO:0002020];
receptor binding [GO:0005102]
Gene Ontology
(Cellular Component)
Complete annatation
extracellular exosome [GO:0070062];
extracellular space [GO:0005615];
integral component of plasma membrane [GO:0005887];
plasma membrane [GO:0005886]
Protein-protein interaction107408
Phylogenetic treeP32970
HIV replication factor status Zhou et al., Cell. Host. Microbe., 2008
Brass et al., Science, 2008
Smith et al., J. Immunol, 2010
gene status
Lu et al., J. Virol., 2011
      Folds changes 8h: unknown; Folds changes 16h: unknown; Tested: unknown;
Schoggins JW and Rice CM, Curr. Opin. Virol., 2011
      Targeted viruses: unknown
      Viral life cycle: unknown
      Mechanism related to antiviral activity: unknown
Anti-viral restriction factor Liu et al., Retrovirology, 2011
      unknown (Triplicates)

Gene Expression Profile       top

            Up-regulated;            Down-regulated

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Gene expression during HIV latency

(1). Mohammadi et al., PLoS Pathog., 2014

Differentially expressed transcripts (Pairwise) during latency and subsequent viral reactivation using several agents - Primary CD4+ T-cell based model

DMSO: Dimethyl suloxyde (negative control) - 0.0033% final
SAHA: Vorinostat (Histone deacetylase inhibitor) - 0.5 μM
CD3: TCR Stimulation by IL-2+ antiCD3/anti-CD28 antibodies
IL7: Interleukin-7 based stimulation
DISU: Disulfiram (alcohol dehydrogenase inhibitor) - 0.5 μM
AZA: 5-azacytidine (AZA; DNA methylation inhibitor) - 1 μM
Experimental Condition Log2 Fold Change P value Adjusted P value
AZA vs. CD31.627655663901120.002631578807383180.00840321097137274
AZA vs. DISU-0.6237973497700590.1159517423992710.667615743150622
AZA vs. IL7-0.1866023968020260.6389996385210290.999311006273513
AZA vs. SAHA-0.7701817938342780.04408743921641960.249639758129158
DISU vs. CD3-2.263405793058520.0001244663567645520.00068690451120151
DISU vs. IL70.4269401568097510.34472918462710.725928220383342
DISU vs. SAHA-0.1435939294286460.7411040849413040.92537457843182
DMSO vs. AZA-0.3303198581758720.3272133058787811
DMSO vs. CD3-1.966967572029770.0003546090319850310.0013779172212676
DMSO vs. DISU0.292312958171610.465298802878940.894897598118155
DMSO vs. IL70.1508848417675840.7075247177036320.940638102554568
DMSO vs. SAHA-0.4451317028853160.2466427954709560.594744571286846
HIV vs. Mock in Activation0.7447565590433140.4594953338265250.999983755607037
HIV vs. Mock in Latency0.1370724164131680.6304861402938420.999834320637052
IL7 vs. CD3-1.811007114927750.001956558694696460.00757571821901105
SAHA vs. CD3-2.420872505699123.5129638185083e-050.000190638691915448
SAHA vs. IL7-0.585371323886870.1848519047767620.414302827879553
(2). Iglesias-Ussel et al., J. Virol., 2013

Up and Downregulated transcripts during Latency (Latently infected CD4+ T cells vs Uninfected)- Primary CD4+Tcell based model
Log2 Fold Change P Value
0.515 0.02167

Gene expression during HIV infection and replication

(1). Imbeault et al., PloS Pathog., 2012

Transcriptomic profiling of HIV-1 infected CD4+ T cells - Primary CD4+ T cells
Experiment type Log2 Fold Change P Value Adjusted P Value
Infected vs. Mock 1.29 7.86E-12 2.60E-09
Infected vs. Bystander 1.328 4.34E-12 7.36E-10
(2). Lefebvre et al., J. Virol., 2011

Transcriptome analysis of T-cell line (Sup T1)
Log2 Fold Change 2.684107148
(3). Li et al., J. Immunol., 2013

Lymphatic tissue
Acute Fold Change Acute P Value Asymt Fold Change Asypt P Value AIDS Fold Change AIDS P Value
unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown
(4). Chang et al., MBio., 2011

Transcriptome analysis of T-cell line (Sup T1)

Derived from Sherrill-Mix et al., BMC Retrovirol., 2015 cross validation
Up-regulated (True) TRUE
(5). Sherrill-Mix et al., BMC Retrovirol., 2015

Deep RNA-seq analysis of primary human T cell infected with low passage HIV isolate HIV89.6 - Primary CD4+ T cell based
Test Status Log2 Fold Change P Value
OK 0.909082 0.000305467
(6). Rotger et al., PLoS Pathog., 2010

Genome-wide mRNA expression of CD4+ T cells from HIV-infected patient
(Genes differentially expressed (at adjusted p<0.01) according to the empirical Bayes approach)
Log2 Fold Change P Value
unknown unknown

Proteomic/Transcriptomics studies indicating differentially expressed genes mediated by HIV

(1). Greenwood et al., Elife, 2016

Activated (CD3/CD28) Primary human CD4+ T cells infected with pNL4-3-dE-EGFP. The table shows the complete (unfiltered) TMT (tandem mass tag)-based proteomic time course dataset
6 h 24 h 48 h 72 h RTi
unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown
(2). Navare et al., Virology, 2012

SUP-T1 cell line
FC-4hpi P-value FC-8hpi P-value FC-20hpi P-value Category
unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown unknown
(3). Hyrcza et al., J. Virolo., 2007

Primary human CD4+ and CD8+ T Cells
Affymetrix Prob ID Fold Change In CD8? Category
unknown unknown unknown unknown

Protein Overview       top

Drug-protein Interaction       (annotations from DrugBank)      top

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Protein Secondary Structure       (annotations from PDB)      top

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HIV-1 Interaction       (annotations from NCBI HIV-1 Interaction Database)      top

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Metabolic/Signalling Pathway       (annotations from KEGG database)      top

Pathway Accession Number Description
hsa04060 Cytokine-cytokine receptor interaction - Homo sapiens (human)