Aliases for CTTNBP2 Gene
External Ids for CTTNBP2 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for CTTNBP2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CTTNBP2 Gene
This gene encodes a protein with six ankyrin repeats and several proline-rich regions. A similar gene in rat interacts with a central regulator of the actin cytoskeleton. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for CTTNBP2 Gene
CTTNBP2 (Cortactin Binding Protein 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with CTTNBP2 include Actinomycosis and Inclusion Conjunctivitis. GO annotations related to this gene include SH3 domain binding. An important paralog of this gene is CTTNBP2NL.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CTTNBP2 Gene
Regulates the dendritic spine distribution of CTTN/cortactin in hippocampal neurons, thus controls dendritic spinogenesis and dendritic spine maintenance.