Aliases for NT5C1B Gene
External Ids for NT5C1B Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for NT5C1B Gene
Cytosolic 5-prime nucleotidases, such as NT5C1B, catalyze production of adenosine, which regulates diverse physiologic processes (Sala-Newby and Newby, 2001 [PubMed 11690631]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for NT5C1B Gene
NT5C1B (5'-Nucleotidase, Cytosolic IB) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with NT5C1B include Tracheal Cancer and Coenurosis. Among its related pathways are Purine metabolism and Metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include nucleotide binding and 5-nucleotidase activity. An important paralog of this gene is NT5C1A.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for NT5C1B Gene
Dephosphorylates the 5 and 2(3)-phosphates of deoxyribonucleotides. Helps to regulate adenosine levels (By similarity).