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. Among its related pathways are Binding and Uptake of Ligands by Scavenger Receptors and Inflammatory Response Pathway. GO annotations related to this gene include antigen binding and immunoglobulin receptor 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.