External Ids for TEKT3 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TEKT3 Gene
This gene product belongs to the tektin family of proteins. Tektins comprise a family of filament-forming proteins that are coassembled with tubulins to form ciliary and flagellar microtubules. The exact function of this gene is not known. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for TEKT3 Gene
TEKT3 (Tektin 3) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is TEKT4.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TEKT3 Gene
Structural component of ciliary and flagellar microtubules. Forms filamentous polymers in the walls of ciliary and flagellar microtubules. Required for progressive sperm mobility (By similarity).