Aliases for VWA1 Gene
External Ids for VWA1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for VWA1 Gene
VWA1 belongs to the von Willebrand factor (VWF; MIM 613160) A (VWFA) domain superfamily of extracellular matrix proteins and appears to play a role in cartilage structure and function (Fitzgerald et al., 2002 [PubMed 12062410]).[supplied by OMIM, Nov 2010]
GeneCards Summary for VWA1 Gene
VWA1 (Von Willebrand Factor A Domain Containing 1) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include identical protein binding. An important paralog of this gene is MATN1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for VWA1 Gene
Promotes matrix assembly.