Aliases for BMP3 Gene
External Ids for BMP3 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for BMP3 Gene
BMP3 belongs to the transforming growth factor-beta (TGFB) superfamily. Bone morphogenic protein, also known as osteogenin, induces bone formation. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for BMP3 Gene
BMP3 (Bone Morphogenetic Protein 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with BMP3 include dentine erosion and prostate adenocarcinoma. Among its related pathways are TGF-Beta Pathway and NF-KappaB Family Pathway. GO annotations related to this gene include receptor binding and growth factor activity. An important paralog of this gene is NODAL.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for BMP3 Gene
Negatively regulates bone density. Antagonizes the ability of certain osteogenic BMPs to induce osteoprogenitor differentitation and ossification.