Aliases for BPIFB2 Gene
External Ids for BPIFB2 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for BPIFB2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for BPIFB2 Gene
This gene encodes a member of the lipid transfer/lipopolysaccharide binding protein (LT/LBP) gene family. It is highly expressed in hypertrophic tonsils. This gene and three other members of the LT/LBP gene family form a cluster on the long arm of chromosome 20. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for BPIFB2 Gene
BPIFB2 (BPI Fold Containing Family B Member 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Defensins and Innate Immune System. GO annotations related to this gene include lipid binding. An important paralog of this gene is BPIFB3.