Aliases for FAM129A Gene
External Ids for FAM129A Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for FAM129A Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FAM129A Gene
This gene encodes a member of the family with sequence similarity 129 protein family. This gene is highly expressed in several cancer cells and may serve as a prognostic marker for certain cancers. The encoded protein may play a role in regulating p53-mediated apoptosis. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2016]
GeneCards Summary for FAM129A Gene
FAM129A (Family With Sequence Similarity 129 Member A) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is FAM129B.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FAM129A Gene
Regulates phosphorylation of a number of proteins involved in translation regulation including EIF2A, EIF4EBP1 and RPS6KB1. May be involved in the endoplasmic reticulum stress response (By similarity).