Aliases for ZPBP Gene
External Ids for ZPBP Gene
ZPBP is one of several proteins that are thought to participate in secondary binding between acrosome-reacted sperm and the egg-specific extracellular matrix, the zona pellucida (McLeskey et al., 1998 [PubMed 9378618]).[supplied by OMIM, Aug 2008]
GeneCards Summary for ZPBP Gene
ZPBP (Zona Pellucida Binding Protein) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is ZPBP2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ZPBP Gene
May be implicated in gamete interaction during fertilization