Aliases for C5orf42 Gene
External Ids for C5orf42 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for C5orf42 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene has putative coiled-coil domains and may be a transmembrane protein. Defects in this gene are a cause of Joubert syndrome (JBTS). [provided by RefSeq, May 2012]
GeneCards Summary for C5orf42 Gene
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for C5orf42 Gene
Involved in ciliogenesis (PubMed:25877302). Involved in the establishment of cell polarity required for directional cell migration. Proposed to act in association with the CPLANE (ciliogenesis and planar polarity effectors) complex. Involved in recruitment of peripheral IFT-A proteins to basal bodies (By similarity).