Aliases for LMLN Gene
External Ids for LMLN Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for LMLN Gene
This gene encodes a zinc-metallopeptidase. The encoded protein may play a role in cell migration and invasion. Studies of a similar protein in Drosophila indicate a potential role in mitotic progression. Alternatively spliced transcript variants have been described. [provided by RefSeq, Feb 2009]
GeneCards Summary for LMLN Gene
LMLN (Leishmanolysin Like Peptidase) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with LMLN include Visceral Leishmaniasis and Leishmaniasis. GO annotations related to this gene include metalloendopeptidase activity. An important paralog of this gene is LMLN2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for LMLN Gene
Metalloprotease essential for the coordination of mitotic progression, and also plays a role in cell migration.