Aliases for CSPG5 Gene
External Ids for CSPG5 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CSPG5 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a proteoglycan that may function as a neural growth and differentiation factor. Several transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, May 2011]
GeneCards Summary for CSPG5 Gene
CSPG5 (Chondroitin Sulfate Proteoglycan 5) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with CSPG5 include spontaneous ocular nystagmus. Among its related pathways are Metabolism and Glycosaminoglycan metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include growth factor activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CSPG5 Gene
May function as a growth and differentiation factor involved in neuritogenesis. May induce ERBB3 activation.