Gene Symbol: Rab7
Description: RAB7, member RAS oncogene family
Alias: Rab7a, ras-related protein Rab-7a
Species: mouse
Products:     Rab7

Top Publications

  1. Jäger S, Bucci C, Tanida I, Ueno T, Kominami E, Saftig P, et al. Role for Rab7 in maturation of late autophagic vacuoles. J Cell Sci. 2004;117:4837-48 pubmed
    The small GTP binding protein Rab7 has a role in the late endocytic pathway and lysosome biogenesis. The role of mammalian Rab7 in autophagy is, however, unknown...
  2. Mizuno K, Kitamura A, Sasaki T. Rabring7, a novel Rab7 target protein with a RING finger motif. Mol Biol Cell. 2003;14:3741-52 pubmed
    b>Rab7, a member of the Rab family small G proteins, has been shown to regulate intracellular vesicle traffic to late endosome/lysosome and lysosome biogenesis, but the exact roles of Rab7 are still undetermined...
  3. Kawamura N, Sun Wada G, Aoyama M, Harada A, Takasuga S, Sasaki T, et al. Delivery of endosomes to lysosomes via microautophagy in the visceral endoderm of mouse embryos. Nat Commun. 2012;3:1071 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we show that the functions of rab7, a small GTP-binding protein regulating the late endocytic pathway, are essential for embryonic patterning during ..
  4. Mottola G, Boucherit N, Trouplin V, Oury Barry A, Soubeyran P, Mege J, et al. Tropheryma whipplei, the agent of Whipple's disease, affects the early to late phagosome transition and survives in a Rab5- and Rab7-positive compartment. PLoS ONE. 2014;9:e89367 pubmed publisher
    ..We showed that in addition to Lamp-1, the Tropheryma whipplei phagosome is positive for Rab5 and Rab7, two GTPases required for the early to late phagosome transition...
  5. Kim J, Stewart T, Zhang W, Kim H, Nishina P, Naggert J. Type 2 diabetes mouse model TallyHo carries an obesity gene on chromosome 6 that exaggerates dietary obesity. Physiol Genomics. 2005;22:171-81 pubmed
    ..In summary, tabw2 congenic mice are a new animal model for diet-induced obesity that will be valuable for the study of gene-diet interactions. ..
  6. Mayer P, Huang N, Dewey C, Dries D, Zhang H, Yu G. Expression, localization, and biochemical characterization of nicotinamide mononucleotide adenylyltransferase 2. J Biol Chem. 2010;285:40387-96 pubmed publisher
    ..In HeLa cells, in addition to Golgi, Nmnat2 localizes to Rab7-containing late endosomes...
  7. Zafar S, von Ahsen N, Oellerich M, Zerr I, Schulz Schaeffer W, Armstrong V, et al. Proteomics approach to identify the interacting partners of cellular prion protein and characterization of Rab7a interaction in neuronal cells. J Proteome Res. 2011;10:3123-35 pubmed publisher
    ..Interaction of a novel interacting partner of GTPase family-Rab7a, having a suggested role in vesicle trafficking, was further investigated using confocal laser scanning microscopy ..
  8. Fossale E, Wolf P, Espinola J, Lubicz Nawrocka T, Teed A, Gao H, et al. Membrane trafficking and mitochondrial abnormalities precede subunit c deposition in a cerebellar cell model of juvenile neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis. BMC Neurosci. 2004;5:57 pubmed
    ..Moreover, these deficiencies are likely to be early events in the JNCL disease process and may particularly impact neuronal survival. ..
  9. Yamauchi J, Torii T, Kusakawa S, Sanbe A, Nakamura K, Takashima S, et al. The mood stabilizer valproic acid improves defective neurite formation caused by Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease-associated mutant Rab7 through the JNK signaling pathway. J Neurosci Res. 2010;88:3189-97 pubmed publisher
    ..CMT disease type 2 (CMT2) neuropathies are characterized by peripheral nerve aberrance. Four missense mutations of Rab7, a small GTPase of the Rab family involved in intracellular vesicular trafficking, are associated with the CMT2B ..

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  1. Yao M, Liu X, Li D, Chen T, Cai Z, Cao X. Late endosome/lysosome-localized Rab7b suppresses TLR9-initiated proinflammatory cytokine and type I IFN production in macrophages. J Immunol. 2009;183:1751-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that the late endosome/lysosome-localized Rab7b can down-regulate TLR9-triggered proinflammatory cytokine and type I IFN production by impairing TLR9 signaling via promotion of TLR9 degradation. ..
  2. Sugaya K, Seto S, Tsujimura K, Koide Y. Mobility of late endosomal and lysosomal markers on phagosomes analyzed by fluorescence recovery after photobleaching. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2011;410:371-5 pubmed publisher
    During phagosome maturation, the late endosomal marker Rab7 and the lysosomal marker LAMP1 localize to the phagosomes...
  3. Lizaso A, Tan K, Lee Y. ?-adrenergic receptor-stimulated lipolysis requires the RAB7-mediated autolysosomal lipid degradation. Autophagy. 2013;9:1228-43 pubmed publisher
    ..a marked increase in the autophagy-targeted LDs for lysosomal degradation, which is dependent on the LD-associated RAB7 as evidenced by the use of both shRNA-mediated RAB7 knockdown and a dominant-negative RAB7 mutant...
  4. Qin Y, Deng Y, Ricketts C, Srikantan S, Wang E, Maher E, et al. The tumor susceptibility gene TMEM127 is mutated in renal cell carcinomas and modulates endolysosomal function. Hum Mol Genet. 2014;23:2428-39 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data map the tumor-suppressive properties of TMEM127 to modulation of mTOR function in the endolysosome, a feature that may contribute to both pheochromocytoma and RCC pathogenesis. ..
  5. Zhao T, Ding X, Yan C, Du H. Endothelial Rab7 GTPase mediates tumor growth and metastasis in lysosomal acid lipase-deficient mice. J Biol Chem. 2017;292:19198-19208 pubmed publisher
    ..We found that lal-/- ECs displayed increased expression of Rab7, a late endosome/lysosome-associated small GTPase...
  6. Vitelli R, Chiariello M, Lattero D, Bruni C, Bucci C. Molecular cloning and expression analysis of the human Rab7 GTP-ase complementary deoxyribonucleic acid. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 1996;229:887-90 pubmed
    b>Rab7 is a small GTP-ase localized on late endosomes, which regulates late endocytic membrane traffic in mammalian cells...
  7. Mochida G, Mahajnah M, Hill A, Basel Vanagaite L, Gleason D, Hill R, et al. A truncating mutation of TRAPPC9 is associated with autosomal-recessive intellectual disability and postnatal microcephaly. Am J Hum Genet. 2009;85:897-902 pubmed publisher
    ..This suggests essential roles of TRAPPC9 in human brain development, possibly through its effect on NF-kappaB activation and protein trafficking in the postmitotic neurons of the cerebral cortex. ..
  8. Roy S, Stevens M, So L, Edinger A. Reciprocal effects of rab7 deletion in activated and neglected T cells. Autophagy. 2013;9:1009-23 pubmed publisher
    ..understand the function of autophagy in quiescent and activated lymphocytes, we have generated a mouse deficient in rab7 selectively in T cells and compared the effects of blocking autophagy at an early (atg5(-/-)) or late (rab7(-/-)) ..
  9. Guo F, Ding Y, Caberoy N, Alvarado G, Liu R, Shen C, et al. Lyar Is a New Ligand for Retinal Pigment Epithelial Phagocytosis. J Cell Biochem. 2015;116:2177-87 pubmed publisher
    ..vesicles engulfed through Lyar-dependent pathway were targeted to phagosomes and colocalized with phagosome marker Rab7. These results suggest that Lyar is a genuine RPE phagocytosis ligand, which in turn supports the validity of OPD/..
  10. Peng C, Ye J, Yan S, Kong S, Shen Y, Li C, et al. Ablation of vacuole protein sorting 18 (Vps18) gene leads to neurodegeneration and impaired neuronal migration by disrupting multiple vesicle transport pathways to lysosomes. J Biol Chem. 2012;287:32861-73 pubmed
    ..Our results demonstrate important roles of Vps18 in neuron survival and migration, which are disrupted in multiple neural disorders. ..
  11. Ohbayashi N, Maruta Y, Ishida M, Fukuda M. Melanoregulin regulates retrograde melanosome transport through interaction with the RILP-p150Glued complex in melanocytes. J Cell Sci. 2012;125:1508-18 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings reveal a new mechanism by which the dynein-dynactin motor complex recognizes Mreg on mature melanosomes through interaction with RILP and is involved in the centripetal movement of melanosomes. ..
  12. Yuasa K, Yamagami S, Nagahama M, Tsuji A. Trafficking of cGMP-dependent protein kinase II via interaction with Rab11. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2008;374:522-6 pubmed publisher
    ..These data indicate that Rab11b is necessary for the trafficking of cGK-II and that the cGMP/cGK-II signaling pathway is closely related to Rab11b recycling pathway. ..
  13. Yu T, Calvo L, Anta B, L pez Benito S, L pez Bellido R, Vicente Garc a C, et al. In vivo regulation of NGF-mediated functions by Nedd4-2 ubiquitination of TrkA. J Neurosci. 2014;34:6098-106 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results indicate that the ubiquitination of the TrkA neurotrophin receptor plays a critical role in NGF-mediated functions, such as neuronal survival and sensitivity to pain...
  14. Chiariello M, De Gregorio L, Vitelli R, Alifano P, Dragani T, Bruni C, et al. Genetic mapping of the mouse Rab7 gene and pseudogene and of the human RAB7 homolog. Mamm Genome. 1998;9:448-52 pubmed
    ..The Rab7 protein is localized to the late endosomal compartment and controls late steps of endocytosis...
  15. Cerqueira D, Tran U, Romaker D, Abreu J, Wessely O. Sterol carrier protein 2 regulates proximal tubule size in the Xenopus pronephric kidney by modulating lipid rafts. Dev Biol. 2014;394:54-64 pubmed publisher
    ..Together these data underscore the importance for localized signaling platforms in the proper formation of the Xenopus kidney. ..
  16. Carroll J, Romero M, Watt F. Suprabasal integrin expression in the epidermis of transgenic mice results in developmental defects and a phenotype resembling psoriasis. Cell. 1995;83:957-68 pubmed
  17. Safaiyan S, Kannaiyan N, Snaidero N, Brioschi S, Biber K, Yona S, et al. Age-related myelin degradation burdens the clearance function of microglia during aging. Nat Neurosci. 2016;19:995-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, age-related myelin fragmentation is substantial, leading to lysosomal storage and contributing to microglial senescence and immune dysfunction in aging. ..
  18. Seto S, Matsumoto S, Tsujimura K, Koide Y. Differential recruitment of CD63 and Rab7-interacting-lysosomal-protein to phagosomes containing Mycobacterium tuberculosis in macrophages. Microbiol Immunol. 2010;54:170-4 pubmed publisher
    ..that CD63, but not RILP, is recruited to the phagosomes in macrophages expressing the dominant negative form of Rab7. These results suggest that M...
  19. Liu K, Xing R, Jian Y, Gao Z, Ma X, Sun X, et al. WDR91 is a Rab7 effector required for neuronal development. J Cell Biol. 2017;216:3307-3321 pubmed publisher
    ..cargoes to lysosomes, requires switching of early endosome-specific Rab5 and PtdIns3P to late endosome-specific Rab7 and PtdIns(3,5)P2 In this study, we identify the WD40-repeat protein WDR91 as a Rab7 effector that ..
  20. Tambe Y, Yamamoto A, Isono T, Chano T, Fukuda M, Inoue H. The drs tumor suppressor is involved in the maturation process of autophagy induced by low serum. Cancer Lett. 2009;283:74-83 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, drs could associate with Rab24 and the association between drs and Rab24 was enhanced during autophagy. Drs was also co-localized with Rab24 on punctuated structures during autophagy. ..
  21. Saito F, Kuwata H, Oiki E, Koike M, Uchiyama Y, Honda K, et al. Inefficient phagosome maturation in infant macrophages. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2008;375:113-8 pubmed publisher
    ..was correlated with impaired acidification of the lysosomal compartments and reduced lysosomal recruitment of Rab7, an essential component of the acidification process...
  22. Hu D, Wang W, Zhao R, Xu X, Xing Y, Ni S, et al. [SapM-induced fusion blocking of autophagosome-lysosome is depended on interaction with Rab7]. Xi Bao Yu Fen Zi Mian Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2016;32:1178-82 pubmed
    Objective To study the role of Rab7 in the blockage of autophagosome-lysosome fusion induced by secretory acid phosphatase (SapM), a virulence factor of mycobacterium tuberculosis. Methods The Raw264...
  23. Huynh K, Gershenzon E, Grinstein S. Cholesterol accumulation by macrophages impairs phagosome maturation. J Biol Chem. 2008;283:35745-55 pubmed publisher
    ..However, fusion with lysosomes was impaired. Rab7, which is required for phagolysosome formation, was acquired by phagosomes but remained inactive...
  24. Li L, Boddul S, Patil S, Zheng J, An G, Hoger H, et al. Proteins linked to extinction in contextual fear conditioning in the C57BL/6J mouse. Proteomics. 2011;11:3706-24 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, it is intriguing to demonstrate the differences between good and poor extinction performance at the protein level. ..
  25. Liu J, Ding J, Wu C, Bhagavatula P, Cui B, Chu S, et al. Retrolinkin, a membrane protein, plays an important role in retrograde axonal transport. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007;104:2223-8 pubmed
    ..Our work lays the foundation for understanding fundamental issues of axonal transport and provides insights into the molecular mechanisms underlying human neurodegenerative disorders. ..
  26. Magalhães J, Gegg M, Migdalska Richards A, Doherty M, Whitfield P, Schapira A. Autophagic lysosome reformation dysfunction in glucocerebrosidase deficient cells: relevance to Parkinson disease. Hum Mol Genet. 2016;25:3432-3445 pubmed publisher
    ..Importantly Rab7, a GTPase crucial for endosome-lysosome trafficking and ALR, accumulated in GCase deficient cells, supporting the ..
  27. Aoyama M, Sun Wada G, Yamamoto A, Yamamoto M, Hamada H, Wada Y. Spatial restriction of bone morphogenetic protein signaling in mouse gastrula through the mVam2-dependent endocytic pathway. Dev Cell. 2012;22:1163-75 pubmed publisher
    ..We found that mVam2, which interacts with BMP type I receptor, is required for the spatiotemporal modulation of BMP signaling, via sequestration of the receptor complex in the late stages of the endocytic pathway...
  28. Deinhardt K, Salinas S, Verastegui C, Watson R, Worth D, Hanrahan S, et al. Rab5 and Rab7 control endocytic sorting along the axonal retrograde transport pathway. Neuron. 2006;52:293-305 pubmed
    ..This approach enabled us to identify, among other factors, the small GTPase Rab7 as a functional marker of a specific pool of axonal retrograde carriers, which transport neurotrophins and their ..
  29. Bhattacharya M, Ojha N, Solanki S, Mukhopadhyay C, Madan R, Patel N, et al. IL-6 and IL-12 specifically regulate the expression of Rab5 and Rab7 via distinct signaling pathways. EMBO J. 2006;25:2878-88 pubmed
    ..the activation of extracellular signal-regulated kinase, whereas IL-12 exclusively upregulate the expression of Rab7 through the activation of p38 MAPK...
  30. Jaber N, Mohd Naim N, Wang Z, Deleon J, Kim S, Zhong H, et al. Vps34 regulates Rab7 and late endocytic trafficking through recruitment of the GTPase-activating protein Armus. J Cell Sci. 2016;129:4424-4435 pubmed
    ..Strikingly, a large increase in Rab7-GTP levels, an accumulation of enlarged late endosomes, and decreased EGFR degradation were observed in Vps34-..
  31. Peralta E, Martin B, Edinger A. Differential effects of TBC1D15 and mammalian Vps39 on Rab7 activation state, lysosomal morphology, and growth factor dependence. J Biol Chem. 2010;285:16814-21 pubmed publisher
    The small GTPase Rab7 promotes fusion events between late endosomes and lysosomes. Rab7 activity is regulated by extrinsic signals, most likely via effects on its guanine nucleotide exchange factor (GEF) or GTPase-activating protein (GAP)...
  32. Bell A, Ward M, Blackstock W, Freeman H, Choudhary J, Lewis A, et al. Proteomics characterization of abundant Golgi membrane proteins. J Biol Chem. 2001;276:5152-65 pubmed
  33. Ouyang Q, Lizarraga S, Schmidt M, Yang U, Gong J, Ellisor D, et al. Christianson syndrome protein NHE6 modulates TrkB endosomal signaling required for neuronal circuit development. Neuron. 2013;80:97-112 pubmed publisher
    ..Finally, exogenous BDNF rescues defects in neuronal arborization. We propose that NHE6 mutation leads to circuit defects that are in part due to impoverished neuronal arborization that may be treatable by enhanced TrkB signaling. ..
  34. Verhoeven K, De Jonghe P, Coen K, Verpoorten N, Auer Grumbach M, Kwon J, et al. Mutations in the small GTP-ase late endosomal protein RAB7 cause Charcot-Marie-Tooth type 2B neuropathy. Am J Hum Genet. 2003;72:722-7 pubmed
    ..5-cM region and report two missense mutations (Leu129Phe and Val162Met) in the small GTP-ase late endosomal protein RAB7 which causes the CMT2B phenotype in three extended families and in three patients with a positive family history...
  35. Vieira O, Bucci C, Harrison R, Trimble W, Lanzetti L, Gruenberg J, et al. Modulation of Rab5 and Rab7 recruitment to phagosomes by phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase. Mol Cell Biol. 2003;23:2501-14 pubmed
    ..Rab5, which is recruited rapidly and transiently to the phagosome, was found to be essential for the recruitment of Rab7 and for progression to phagolysosomes. Similarly, functional PI3K is required for successful maturation...
  36. Fujiwara T, Ye S, Castro Gomes T, Winchell C, Andrews N, Voth D, et al. PLEKHM1/DEF8/RAB7 complex regulates lysosome positioning and bone homeostasis. JCI Insight. 2016;1:e86330 pubmed
    ..PLEKHM1 binds to RAB7 and is critical for lysosome trafficking...
  37. Shim S, Karri S, Law S, Schatzl H, Gilch S. Prion infection impairs lysosomal degradation capacity by interfering with rab7 membrane attachment in neuronal cells. Sci Rep. 2016;6:21658 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study demonstrates that prion infection interferes with rab7 membrane association. Consequently, lysosomal maturation and degradation are impaired...
  38. Sender V, Moulakakis C, Stamme C. Pulmonary surfactant protein A enhances endolysosomal trafficking in alveolar macrophages through regulation of Rab7. J Immunol. 2011;186:2397-411 pubmed publisher
    ..In this article, we show that SP-A specifically and transiently enhances the protein expression of endogenous Rab7 and Rab7b, but not Rab5 and Rab11, in primary AM from rats and mice...
  39. Schaheen B, Dang H, Fares H. Derlin-dependent accumulation of integral membrane proteins at cell surfaces. J Cell Sci. 2009;122:2228-39 pubmed publisher
  40. Shin S, Vogt E, Jimenez Movilla M, Baibakov B, Dean J. Cytoplasmic cleavage of DPPA3 is required for intracellular trafficking and cleavage-stage development in mice. Nat Commun. 2017;8:1643 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, the N-terminus of DPPA3 has a significant role in cytoplasmic vesicular trafficking in addition to its previously reported nuclear function. ..
  41. Ha S, Park S, Han C, Nguyen M, Kim S. Cellular adaptation to anthrax lethal toxin-induced mitochondrial cholesterol enrichment, hyperpolarization, and reactive oxygen species generation through downregulating MLN64 in macrophages. Mol Cell Biol. 2012;32:4846-60 pubmed publisher
    ..This study demonstrates for the first time that MLN64 plays a key role in LeTx/caspase-1-induced mitochondrial dysfunction...
  42. Kim J, Jang M, Lee S, Choi M, Bok S, Oh G, et al. Rab7 gene is up-regulated by cholesterol-rich diet in the liver and artery. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2002;293:375-82 pubmed
    ..Among the many screened genes, Rab7 gene was shown to be distinctively up-regulated in response to the cholesterol-loading into the rabbit...
  43. LU J, Qian J, Izvolsky K, Cardoso W. Global analysis of genes differentially expressed in branching and non-branching regions of the mouse embryonic lung. Dev Biol. 2004;273:418-35 pubmed
    ..Our data suggest that these genes may regulate focal developmental events specific of each of these regions during respiratory tract formation. ..
  44. Zovein A, Luque A, Turlo K, Hofmann J, Yee K, Becker M, et al. Beta1 integrin establishes endothelial cell polarity and arteriolar lumen formation via a Par3-dependent mechanism. Dev Cell. 2010;18:39-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Combined, our findings demonstrate that beta1 integrin functions upstream of Par3 as part of a molecular cascade required for endothelial cell polarity and lumen formation. ..
  45. Mrakovic A, Kay J, Furuya W, Brumell J, Botelho R. Rab7 and Arl8 GTPases are necessary for lysosome tubulation in macrophages. Traffic. 2012;13:1667-79 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we show that macrophage cell lines readily form TLs after LPS exposure, with a requirement for the Rab7 GTPase and its effectors RILP (Rab7-interacting lysosomal protein) and FYCO1 (coiled-coil domain-containing protein ..
  46. Farg M, Sundaramoorthy V, Sultana J, Yang S, Atkinson R, Levina V, et al. C9ORF72, implicated in amytrophic lateral sclerosis and frontotemporal dementia, regulates endosomal trafficking. Hum Mol Genet. 2014;23:3579-95 pubmed publisher
    ..C9ORF72 colocalized with Rab proteins implicated in autophagy and endocytic transport: Rab1, Rab5, Rab7 and Rab11 in neuronal cell lines, primary cortical neurons and human spinal cord motor neurons, consistent with ..
  47. Yan C, Li Y, Tian X, Zhu N, Song H, Zhang J, et al. CREG1 ameliorates myocardial fibrosis associated with autophagy activation and Rab7 expression. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2015;1852:353-64 pubmed
    ..vivo studies identified that CREG1 deficiency influenced the maturation of lysosomes and reduced the espression of Rab7, which might be involved in CREG1-induced cardiomyocyte autophagy...
  48. Urresti J, Ruiz Meana M, Coccia E, Arévalo J, Castellano J, Fernández Sanz C, et al. Lifeguard Inhibits Fas Ligand-mediated Endoplasmic Reticulum-Calcium Release Mandatory for Apoptosis in Type II Apoptotic Cells. J Biol Chem. 2016;291:1221-34 pubmed publisher
    ..On the basis of our observations, we propose that there is a required step in the induction of type II apoptotic cell death that involves calcium mobilization from the ER and that this step is modulated by LFG. ..
  49. Yang D, Feng S, Chen W, Zhao H, Paulson C, Li Y. V-ATPase subunit ATP6AP1 (Ac45) regulates osteoclast differentiation, extracellular acidification, lysosomal trafficking, and protease exocytosis in osteoclast-mediated bone resorption. J Bone Miner Res. 2012;27:1695-707 pubmed publisher
    ..intracellular trafficking to the ruffled border, potentially through its interaction with the small guanosine-5'-triphosphatase (GTPase) Rab7. Our work indicates that Ac45 may be a novel therapeutic target for osteolytic disease.
  50. Pone E, Lam T, Lou Z, Wang R, Chen Y, Liu D, et al. B cell Rab7 mediates induction of activation-induced cytidine deaminase expression and class-switching in T-dependent and T-independent antibody responses. J Immunol. 2015;194:3065-78 pubmed publisher
    ..By constructing conditional knockout Igh(+/C)γ(1-cre)Rab7(fl/fl) mice, we identified a B cell-intrinsic role for Rab7, a small GTPase involved in intracellular membrane ..
  51. Yamaguchi H, Nakagawa I, Yamamoto A, Amano A, Noda T, Yoshimori T. An initial step of GAS-containing autophagosome-like vacuoles formation requires Rab7. PLoS Pathog. 2009;5:e1000670 pubmed publisher
    ..Expression of a dominant-negative form of Rab7 or RNAi-mediated knockdown of Rab7 prevented the initial formation of small GcAV structures...
  52. Seaman M. Cargo-selective endosomal sorting for retrieval to the Golgi requires retromer. J Cell Biol. 2004;165:111-22 pubmed
    ..The data presented here support the hypothesis that retromer performs a selective function in endosome-to-Golgi transport, mediating retrieval of the CI-MPR, but not furin. ..
  53. Zhang J, Johnson J, He J, Napolitano G, Ramadass M, Rocca C, et al. Cystinosin, the small GTPase Rab11, and the Rab7 effector RILP regulate intracellular trafficking of the chaperone-mediated autophagy receptor LAMP2A. J Biol Chem. 2017;292:10328-10346 pubmed publisher
    ..LAMP2A trafficking in cystinosis was found to associate with decreased expression of the small GTPase Rab11 and the Rab7 effector RILP...
  54. Cormont M, Mari M, Galmiche A, Hofman P, Le Marchand Brustel Y. A FYVE-finger-containing protein, Rabip4, is a Rab4 effector involved in early endosomal traffic. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2001;98:1637-42 pubmed
    ..We propose that Rabip4, an effector of Rab4, controls early endosomal traffic possibly by activating a backward transport step from recycling to sorting endosomes. ..
  55. Daniele T, Hackmann Y, Ritter A, Wenham M, Booth S, Bossi G, et al. A role for Rab7 in the movement of secretory granules in cytotoxic T lymphocytes. Traffic. 2011;12:902-11 pubmed publisher
    ..In this paper, we investigated the role of Rab7 in the polarization of secretory lysosomes...
  56. Lucitti J, Sealock R, Buckley B, Zhang H, Xiao L, Dudley A, et al. Variants of Rab GTPase-Effector Binding Protein-2 Cause Variation in the Collateral Circulation and Severity of Stroke. Stroke. 2016;47:3022-3031 pubmed
    ..Naturally occurring variants of Rabep2 are major determinants of variation in collateral extent and stroke severity in mice. ..
  57. Vitelli R, Chiariello M, Bruni C, Bucci C. Cloning and expression analysis of the murine Rab7 cDNA. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1995;1264:268-70 pubmed
    A cDNA clone coding for the Rab7 protein was isolated from an NIH3T3 cell line (mouse fibroblasts) cDNA library. Sequence analysis shows high homology to the rat and dog cDNAs...