Aliases for OASL Gene
External Ids for OASL Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for OASL Gene
GeneCards Summary for OASL Gene
OASL (2'-5'-Oligoadenylate Synthetase Like) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with OASL include systemic lupus erythematosus 2. Among its related pathways are Immune System and Interferon gamma signaling. GO annotations related to this gene include poly(A) RNA binding and double-stranded RNA binding. An important paralog of this gene is OAS2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for OASL Gene
Does not have 2-5-OAS activity, but can bind double-stranded RNA. Displays antiviral activity against encephalomyocarditis virus (EMCV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV) via an alternative antiviral pathway independent of RNase L.