Aliases for WDR59 Gene
External Ids for WDR59 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for WDR59 Gene
GeneCards Summary for WDR59 Gene
WDR59 (WD Repeat Domain 59) is a Protein Coding gene.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for WDR59 Gene
As a component of the GATOR subcomplex GATOR2, functions as an activator of the amino acid-sensing branch of the TORC1 pathway. Inhibits the GATOR1 subcomplex, an inhibitor of the amino acid-sensing branch of the TORC1 pathway (PubMed:23723238). Functions downstream and is regulated by amino acid sensors like SESN2 (Probable).