Aliases for LIPM Gene
External Ids for LIPM Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for LIPM Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for LIPM Gene
GeneCards Summary for LIPM Gene
LIPM (Lipase, Family Member M) 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 LIPM 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.