Aliases for KCTD8 Gene
External Ids for KCTD8 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for KCTD8 Gene
GeneCards Summary for KCTD8 Gene
KCTD8 (Potassium Channel Tetramerization Domain Containing 8) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Neuropathic Pain-Signaling in Dorsal Horn Neurons and Sweet Taste Signaling. An important paralog of this gene is KCTD16.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for KCTD8 Gene
Auxiliary subunit of GABA-B receptors that determine the pharmacology and kinetics of the receptor response. Increases agonist potency and markedly alter the G-protein signaling of the receptors by accelerating onset and promoting desensitization (By similarity).