Aliases for TPRN Gene
External Ids for TPRN Gene
Previous Symbols for TPRN Gene
This locus encodes a sensory epithelial protein. It was defined by linkage analysis in three Pakistani families to lie between D9S1818 (centromeric) and D9SH6 (telomeric). Mutations at this locus have been associated with autosomal recessive deafness. [provided by RefSeq, Oct 2010]
GeneCards Summary for TPRN Gene
TPRN (Taperin) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with TPRN include deafness, autosomal recessive 79 and dfnb79 nonsyndromic hearing loss and deafness. GO annotations related to this gene include phosphatase binding. An important paralog of this gene is PPP1R18.