External Ids for OSTN Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for OSTN Gene
GeneCards Summary for OSTN Gene
OSTN (Osteocrin) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with OSTN include Acromesomelic Dysplasia. GO annotations related to this gene include receptor binding and hormone activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for OSTN Gene
Appears to modulate osteoblastic differentiation. Could also function as an autocrine and paracrine factor linked to glucose metabolism in skeletal muscle (By similarity).