Aliases for ZFYVE21 Gene
External Ids for ZFYVE21 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ZFYVE21 Gene
GeneCards Summary for ZFYVE21 Gene
ZFYVE21 (Zinc Finger FYVE-Type Containing 21) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with ZFYVE21 include Mitochondrial Myopathy, Encephalopathy, Lactic Acidosis, And Stroke-Like Episodes. An important paralog of this gene is ZFYVE16.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZFYVE21 Gene
Plays a role in cell adhesion, and thereby in cell motility which requires repeated formation and disassembly of focal adhesions. Regulates microtubule-induced PTK2/FAK1 dephosphorylation, an event important for focal adhesion disassembly, as well as integrin beta-1/ITGB1 cell surface expression.