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Substance Name: Elav protein
RN: 138391-28-3


  • A family of RRM PROTEINS that are homologues of ELAV protein, Drosophila. They were initially identified in humans as the targets of autoantibodies in patients with PARANEOPLASTIC ENCEPHALOMYELITIS. They regulate GENE EXPRESSION at the post-transcriptional level.
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Elav protein

MeSH Headings

  • ELAV Proteins
  • Hu Paraneoplastic Encephalomyelitis Antigens


  • Elav gene product

Systematic Name

  • Protein (Drosophila virilis clone p6.6BS gene embryonic-lethal-abnormal-visual-system reduced)

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 138391-28-3

System Generated Number

  • 0138391283