Aliases for ANXA8L1 Gene
External Ids for ANXA8L1 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for ANXA8L1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ANXA8L1 Gene
This gene encodes a member of the annexin family of evolutionarily conserved Ca2+ and phospholipid binding proteins. The encoded protein may function as an an anticoagulant that indirectly inhibits the thromboplastin-specific complex. Overexpression of this gene has been associated with acute myelocytic leukemia. A highly similar duplicated copy of this gene is found in close proximity on the long arm of chromosome 10. [provided by RefSeq, Apr 2014]
GeneCards Summary for ANXA8L1 Gene
ANXA8L1 (Annexin A8-Like 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with ANXA8L1 include cysticercosis and taeniasis. GO annotations related to this gene include calcium ion binding and calcium-dependent phospholipid binding. An important paralog of this gene is ANXA4.