Aliases for CARF Gene
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Previous Symbols for CARF Gene
GeneCards Summary for CARF Gene
CARF (Calcium Responsive Transcription Factor) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with CARF include lateral sclerosis. GO annotations related to this gene include sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CARF Gene
Acts as a transcriptional activator that mediates the calcium- and neuron-selective induction of BDNF exon III transcription. Binds to the consensus calcium-response element CaRE1 5-CTATTTCGAG-3 sequence.