Aliases for IGHA1 Gene
External Ids for IGHA1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for IGHA1 Gene
GeneCards Summary for IGHA1 Gene
IGHA1 (Immunoglobulin Heavy Constant Alpha 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with IGHA1 include breast adenocarcinoma and hepatitis a. Among its related pathways are Regulation of nuclear SMAD2/3 signaling and Binding and Uptake of Ligands by Scavenger Receptors. GO annotations related to this gene include antigen binding. An important paralog of this gene is IGHG4.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for IGHA1 Gene
Ig alpha is the major immunoglobulin class in body secretions. It may serve both to defend against local infection and to prevent access of foreign antigens to the general immunologic system