Aliases for SEMA6C Gene
External Ids for SEMA6C Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SEMA6C Gene
This gene encodes a member of the semaphorin family. Semaphorins represent important molecular signals controlling multiple aspects of the cellular response that follows CNS injury, and thus may play an important role in neural regeneration. [provided by RefSeq, May 2010]
GeneCards Summary for SEMA6C Gene
SEMA6C (Sema Domain, Transmembrane Domain (TM), And Cytoplasmic Domain, (Semaphorin) 6C) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Axon guidance. GO annotations related to this gene include receptor activity and semaphorin receptor binding. An important paralog of this gene is SEMA6B.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SEMA6C Gene
Shows growth cone collapsing activity on dorsal root ganglion (DRG) neurons in vitro. May be a stop signal for the DRG neurons in their target areas, and possibly also for other neurons. May also be involved in the maintenance and remodeling of neuronal connections.