Aliases for NPNT Gene
External Ids for NPNT Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for NPNT Gene
GeneCards Summary for NPNT Gene
NPNT (Nephronectin) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with NPNT include Fraser Syndrome 1. GO annotations related to this gene include calcium ion binding and integrin binding. An important paralog of this gene is EGFL6.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for NPNT Gene
Functional ligand of integrin alpha-8/beta-1 in kidney development. Regulates the expression of GDNF with integrin alpha-8/beta-1 which is essential for kidney development. May also play a role in the development and function of various tissues, regulating cell adhesion, spreading and survival through the binding of several integrins (By similarity).