Aliases for REM1 Gene
External Ids for REM1 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for REM1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for REM1 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a GTPase and member of the RAS-like GTP-binding protein family. The encoded protein is expressed in endothelial cells, where it promotes reorganization of the actin cytoskeleton and morphological changes in the cells. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for REM1 Gene
REM1 (RRAD And GEM Like GTPase 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with REM1 include Epileptic Encephalopathy, Childhood-Onset and Nominal Aphasia. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include GTP binding and ferrous iron transmembrane transporter activity. An important paralog of this gene is RRAD.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for REM1 Gene
Promotes endothelial cell sprouting and actin cytoskeletal reorganization. May be involved in angiogenesis. May function in Ca(2+) signaling.