External Ids for FLOT1 Gene
Caveolae are small domains on the inner cell membrane involved in vesicular trafficking and signal transduction. FLOT1 encodes a caveolae-associated, integral membrane protein. The function of flotillin 1 has not been determined. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for FLOT1 Gene
FLOT1 (Flotillin 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with FLOT1 include mycobacterium marinum and bardet-biedl syndrome. Among its related pathways are Cytoskeletal Signaling and Insulin Signaling. GO annotations related to this gene include ionotropic glutamate receptor binding. An important paralog of this gene is FLOT2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for FLOT1 Gene
May act as a scaffolding protein within caveolar membranes, functionally participating in formation of caveolae or caveolae-like vesicles