Aliases for GPHB5 Gene
External Ids for GPHB5 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for GPHB5 Gene
GPHB5 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 GPHB5 Gene
GPHB5 (Glycoprotein Hormone Beta 5) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include hormone activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for GPHB5 Gene
Stimulates the thyroid. Binds and activates THSR, leading to increased cAMP production.