Aliases for ANKRD26 Gene
External Ids for ANKRD26 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for ANKRD26 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ANKRD26 Gene
This gene encodes a protein containing N-terminal ankyrin repeats which function in protein-protein interactions. Mutations in this gene are associated with autosomal dominant thrombocytopenia-2. Pseudogenes of this gene are found on chromosome 7, 10, 13 and 16. Multiple transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Dec 2011]
GeneCards Summary for ANKRD26 Gene
ANKRD26 (Ankyrin Repeat Domain 26) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with ANKRD26 include Thrombocytopenia 2 and Platelet Disorder, Familial, With Associated Myeloid Malignancy. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include transferase activity and cofactor binding. An important paralog of this gene is ENSG00000266302.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ANKRD26 Gene
Acts as a regulator of adipogenesis. Involved in the regulation of the feeding behavior.