Aliases for PIRT Gene
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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PIRT Gene
GeneCards Summary for PIRT Gene
PIRT (Phosphoinositide Interacting Regulator Of Transient Receptor Potential Channels) is a Protein Coding gene.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for PIRT Gene
Regulatory subunit of TRPV1, a molecular sensor of noxious heat and capsaicin. Positively regulates TRPV1 channel activity via phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate (PIP2). Binds various phosphoinositide, including phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate (PIP2), but not phosphatidylinositol (PI) (By similarity).