Aliases for SAMM50 Gene
External Ids for SAMM50 Gene
This gene encodes a component of the Sorting and Assembly Machinery (SAM) of the mitochondrial outer membrane. The Sam complex functions in the assembly of beta-barrel proteins into the outer mitochondrial membrane.[provided by RefSeq, Jun 2011]
GeneCards Summary for SAMM50 Gene
SAMM50 (SAMM50 Sorting And Assembly Machinery Component) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Biosynthesis of the N-glycan precursor (dolichol lipid-linked oligosaccharide, LLO) and transfer to a nascent protein and Mitochondrial Protein Import.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SAMM50 Gene
May be required for the assembly pathway of mitochondrial outer membrane proteins.