Aliases for FAIM Gene
External Ids for FAIM Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FAIM Gene
The protein encoded by this gene protects against death receptor-triggered apoptosis and regulates B-cell signaling and differentiation. Several transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2011]
GeneCards Summary for FAIM Gene
FAIM (Fas Apoptotic Inhibitory Molecule) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Apoptosis and Autophagy and Neurotrophic factor-mediated Trk receptor signaling.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FAIM Gene
Plays a role as an inducible effector molecule that mediates Fas resistance produced by surface Ig engagement in B cells.