Aliases for MNS1 Gene
External Ids for MNS1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MNS1 Gene
This gene encodes a protein highly similar to the mouse meiosis-specific nuclear structural 1 protein. The mouse protein was shown to be expressed at the pachytene stage during spermatogenesis and may function as a nuclear skeletal protein to regulate nuclear morphology during meiosis. [provided by RefSeq, Oct 2008]
GeneCards Summary for MNS1 Gene
MNS1 (Meiosis-Specific Nuclear Structural 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with MNS1 include visceral heterotaxy. GO annotations related to this gene include identical protein binding.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MNS1 Gene
May play a role in the control of meiotic division and germ cell differentiation through regulation of pairing and recombination during meiosis.