ubiquitin specific peptidase 14

Target id: 2429

Nomenclature: ubiquitin specific peptidase 14

Family: C19: Ubiquitin-specific protease

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   GtoImmuPdb view: OFF :     Currently no data for ubiquitin specific peptidase 14 in GtoImmuPdb

Gene and Protein Information
Species TM AA Chromosomal Location Gene Symbol Gene Name Reference
Human - 494 18p11.32 USP14 ubiquitin specific peptidase 14
Mouse - 493 18 A1 Usp14 ubiquitin specific peptidase 14
Rat - 493 18p13 Usp14 ubiquitin specific peptidase 14
Previous and Unofficial Names
deubiquitinating enzyme 14 | TGT | ubiquitin carboxyl-terminal hydrolase 14 | ubiquitin specific protease 14 | ubiquitin thioesterase 14 | ubiquitin thiolesterase 14 | ubiquitin specific peptidase 14 (tRNA-guanine transglycosylase)
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Specialist databases
MEROPS C19.015 (Hs)
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ChEMBL Target
Ensembl Gene
Entrez Gene
GenitoUrinary Development Molecular Anatomy Project
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KEGG Enzyme
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Ligand Sp. Action Affinity Units Reference
VLX1570 Hs Inhibition 4.7 – 5.8 pKd 2
pKd 4.7 – 5.8 (Kd 1.8x10-5 – 1.5x10-6 M) [2]
Description: Surface plasmon resonance assay using recombinant human USP14.
IU1 Hs Inhibition 5.3 pIC50 1
pIC50 5.3 (IC50 4.7x10-6 M) [1]
Description: Measuring inhibition of Ub–AMC hydrolysis by proteasome-bound USP14


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1. Lee BH, Lee MJ, Park S, Oh DC, Elsasser S, Chen PC, Gartner C, Dimova N, Hanna J, Gygi SP et al.. (2010) Enhancement of proteasome activity by a small-molecule inhibitor of USP14. Nature467 (7312): 179-84. [PMID:20829789]

2. Wang X, Mazurkiewicz M, Hillert EK, Olofsson MH, Pierrou S, Hillertz P, Gullbo J, Selvaraju K, Paulus A, Akhtar S et al.. (2016) The proteasome deubiquitinase inhibitor VLX1570 shows selectivity for ubiquitin-specific protease-14 and induces apoptosis of multiple myeloma cells. Sci Rep6: 26979. [PMID:27264969]

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C19: Ubiquitin-specific protease: ubiquitin specific peptidase 14. Last modified on 02/12/2016. Accessed on 19/02/2018. IUPHAR/BPS Guide to PHARMACOLOGY, http://www.guidetopharmacology.org/GRAC/ObjectDisplayForward?objectId=2429.