Aliases for EPYC Gene
External Ids for EPYC Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for EPYC Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for EPYC Gene
Dermatan sulfate proteoglycan 3 is a member of the small leucine-rich repeat proteoglycan family. This gene is composed of seven exons. It regulates fibrillogenesis by interacting with collagen fibrils and other extracellular matrix proteins. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for EPYC Gene
EPYC (Epiphycan) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with EPYC include Corneal Dystrophy, Posterior Amorphous and Cornea Plana. Among its related pathways are Phospholipase-C Pathway and Integrin Pathway. GO annotations related to this gene include glycosaminoglycan binding. An important paralog of this gene is OPTC.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for EPYC Gene
May have a role in bone formation and also in establishing the ordered structure of cartilage through matrix organization.