Aliases for IPP Gene
External Ids for IPP Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for IPP Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a member of the kelch family of proteins, which is characterized by a 50 amino acid repeat which interacts with actin. Transcript variants have been described but their full-length nature has not been determined. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for IPP Gene
IPP (Intracisternal A Particle-Promoted Polypeptide) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with IPP include cardiac tamponade. GO annotations related to this gene include actin binding. An important paralog of this gene is GAN.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for IPP Gene
May play a role in organizing the actin cytoskeleton