Aliases for AZGP1 Gene
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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for AZGP1 Gene
GeneCards Summary for AZGP1 Gene
AZGP1 (Alpha-2-Glycoprotein 1, Zinc-Binding) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with AZGP1 include Hidrocystoma and Clear Cell Hidradenoma. Among its related pathways are Miscellaneous transport and binding events and Transport of glucose and other sugars, bile salts and organic acids, metal ions and amine compounds. GO annotations related to this gene include antigen binding and peptide antigen binding. An important paralog of this gene is HLA-B.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for AZGP1 Gene
Stimulates lipid degradation in adipocytes and causes the extensive fat losses associated with some advanced cancers. May bind polyunsaturated fatty acids.