Aliases for DHX40 Gene
External Ids for DHX40 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for DHX40 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for DHX40 Gene
This gene encodes a member of the DExH/D box family of ATP-dependent RNA helicases that have an essential role in RNA metabolism. Alternate splicing results in multiple transcript variants. A pseudogene of this gene is found on chromosome 17.[provided by RefSeq, Oct 2009]
GeneCards Summary for DHX40 Gene
DHX40 (DEAH (Asp-Glu-Ala-His) Box Polypeptide 40) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with DHX40 include norum disease. GO annotations related to this gene include nucleic acid binding and helicase activity. An important paralog of this gene is DHX38.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for DHX40 Gene
Probable ATP-dependent RNA helicase.