Aliases for KLHL7 Gene
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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for KLHL7 Gene
This gene encodes a BTB-Kelch-related protein. The encoded protein may be involved in protein degradation. Mutations in this gene have been associated with retinitis pigmentosa 42. [provided by RefSeq, Feb 2010]
GeneCards Summary for KLHL7 Gene
KLHL7 (Kelch-Like Family Member 7) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with KLHL7 include klhl7-related retinitis pigmentosa and retinitis pigmentosa 42. GO annotations related to this gene include protein homodimerization activity and identical protein binding. An important paralog of this gene is GAN.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for KLHL7 Gene
Substrate-specific adapter of a BCR (BTB-CUL3-RBX1) E3 ubiquitin ligase complex. The BCR(KLHL7) complex acts by mediating ubiquitination and subsequent degradation of substrate proteins. Probably mediates Lys-48-linked ubiquitination.