Aliases for TOR1B Gene
External Ids for TOR1B Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TOR1B Gene
GeneCards Summary for TOR1B Gene
TOR1B (Torsin Family 1, Member B (Torsin B)) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with TOR1B include focal dystonia and torsion dystonia. GO annotations related to this gene include unfolded protein binding and nucleoside-triphosphatase activity. An important paralog of this gene is TOR2A.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TOR1B Gene
May serve as a molecular chaperone assisting in the proper folding of secreted and/or membrane proteins. Plays a role in non-neural cells nuclear envelope and endoplasmic reticulum integrity. May have a redundant function with TOR1A in non-neural tissues.