Aliases for SMYD1 Gene
External Ids for SMYD1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SMYD1 Gene
GeneCards Summary for SMYD1 Gene
SMYD1 (SET And MYND Domain Containing 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Heart Development and PKMTs methylate histone lysines. GO annotations related to this gene include transcription corepressor activity and histone-lysine N-methyltransferase activity. An important paralog of this gene is SMYD2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for SMYD1 Gene
Methylates histone H3 at Lys-4 (H3K4me), seems able to perform both mono-, di-, and trimethylation. Acts as a transcriptional repressor. Essential for cardiomyocyte differentiation and cardiac morphogenesis.