Aliases for HSPB3 Gene
External Ids for HSPB3 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for HSPB3 Gene
This gene encodes a muscle-specific small heat shock protein. A mutation in this gene is the cause of autosomal dominant distal hereditary motor neuropathy type 2C.[provided by RefSeq, Sep 2010]
GeneCards Summary for HSPB3 Gene
HSPB3 (Heat Shock 27kDa Protein 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with HSPB3 include neuronopathy, distal hereditary motor, type iic and distal hereditary motor neuropathy, type ii. Among its related pathways are VEGF Signaling Pathway. An important paralog of this gene is CRYAA.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for HSPB3 Gene
Inhibitor of actin polymerization