Aliases for LIPK Gene
External Ids for LIPK Gene
Previous Symbols for LIPK Gene
GeneCards Summary for LIPK Gene
LIPK (Lipase, Family Member K) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include hydrolase activity, acting on ester bonds. An important paralog of this gene is LIPA.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for LIPK Gene
Plays a highly specific role in the last step of keratinocyte differentiation. May have an essential function in lipid metabolism of the most differentiated epidermal layers.