External Ids for LUZP1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for LUZP1 Gene
This gene encodes a protein that contains a leucine zipper motif. The exact function of the encoded protein is not known. In mice this gene affects neural tube closure. Alternative splicing results in multiple transcript variants. [provided by RefSeq, Dec 2008]
GeneCards Summary for LUZP1 Gene
LUZP1 (Leucine Zipper Protein 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with LUZP1 include chromosome 1p36 deletion syndrome and left ventricular noncompaction. An important paralog of this gene is CTTNBP2.