Aliases for UNC45B Gene
External Ids for UNC45B Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for UNC45B Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for UNC45B Gene
UNC45B plays a role in myoblast fusion and sarcomere organization (Price et al., 2002 [PubMed 12356907]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for UNC45B Gene
UNC45B (Unc-45 Homolog B (C. Elegans)) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with UNC45B include nuclear cataract. GO annotations related to this gene include Hsp90 protein binding. An important paralog of this gene is SPAG1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for UNC45B Gene
Acts as a co-chaperone for HSP90 and is required for proper folding of the myosin motor domain. Plays a role in sarcomere formation during muscle cell development (By similarity).