Aliases for GUCY2C Gene
External Ids for GUCY2C Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for GUCY2C Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for GUCY2C Gene
GeneCards Summary for GUCY2C Gene
GUCY2C (Guanylate Cyclase 2C) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with GUCY2C include Meconium Ileus and Diarrhea 6. Among its related pathways are CREB Pathway and Visual Cycle in Retinal Rods. GO annotations related to this gene include transferase activity, transferring phosphorus-containing groups and protein tyrosine kinase activity. An important paralog of this gene is GUCY1A3.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for GUCY2C Gene
Receptor for the E.coli heat-stable enterotoxin (E.coli enterotoxin markedly stimulates the accumulation of cGMP in mammalian cells expressing GC-C). Also activated by the endogenous peptides guanylin and uroguanylin.