Aliases for CLMP Gene
External Ids for CLMP Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CLMP Gene
The CTX (see VSIG2, MIM 606011) family of proteins, including ASAM, are type I transmembrane proteins within the Ig superfamily that localize to junctional complexes between endothelial and epithelial cells and may play a role in cell-cell adhesion (Raschperger et al., 2004 [PubMed 14573622]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for CLMP Gene
CLMP (CXADR-Like Membrane Protein) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with CLMP include congenital short bowel syndrome and short bowel syndrome. An important paralog of this gene is VSIG8.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CLMP Gene
May be involved in the cell-cell adhesion. May play a role in adipocyte differentiation and development of obesity. Is required for normal small intestine development.