Aliases for GPHA2 Gene
External Ids for GPHA2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for GPHA2 Gene
GPHA2 is a cystine knot-forming polypeptide and a subunit of the dimeric glycoprotein hormone family (Hsu et al., 2002 [PubMed 12089349]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for GPHA2 Gene
GPHA2 (Glycoprotein Hormone Alpha 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with GPHA2 include Norrie Disease. GO annotations related to this gene include hormone activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for GPHA2 Gene
Stimulates the thyroid. Binds and activates THSR, leads to increased cAMP production.