Aliases for ELMOD2 Gene
External Ids for ELMOD2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ELMOD2 Gene
This gene encodes one of six engulfment and motility (ELMO) domain-containing proteins. This gene is thought to play a role in antiviral responses. Mutations in this gene may be involved in the cause of familial idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2010]
GeneCards Summary for ELMOD2 Gene
ELMOD2 (ELMO Domain Containing 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with ELMOD2 include autoimmune disease, multisystem, infantile-onset and pulmonary fibrosis. GO annotations related to this gene include GTPase activator activity. An important paralog of this gene is ELMOD1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ELMOD2 Gene
Acts as a GTPase-activating protein (GAP) toward guanine nucleotide exchange factors like ARL2, ARL3, ARF1 and ARF6, but not for GTPases outside the Arf family. Regulates IFN-related antiviral responses.