External Ids for TMEM126A Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TMEM126A Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a mitochondrial membrane protein of unknown function. Defects in this gene are a cause of optic atrophy type 7 (OPA7). Two transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2011]
GeneCards Summary for TMEM126A Gene
TMEM126A (Transmembrane Protein 126A) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with TMEM126A include optic atrophy-7 and autosomal recessive optic atrophy, opa7 type. Among its related pathways are Validated targets of C-MYC transcriptional repression. An important paralog of this gene is TMEM126B.