Aliases for FAM179B Gene
External Ids for FAM179B Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for FAM179B Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FAM179B Gene
GeneCards Summary for FAM179B Gene
FAM179B (Family With Sequence Similarity 179 Member B) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include binding. An important paralog of this gene is FAM179A.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FAM179B Gene
Required for normal structure and function of primary cilia. Plays a role in the organization of axoneme microtubule bundles in primary cilia (By similarity). Interacts with microtubules and promotes microtubule polymerization via its HEAT repeat domains, especially those in TOG region 2 and 4 (By similarity).