Aliases for CSF3 Gene
External Ids for CSF3 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for CSF3 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CSF3 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a cytokine that controls the production, differentiation, and function of granulocytes. The active protein is found extracellularly. Alternatively spliced transcript variants have been described for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, May 2010]
GeneCards Summary for CSF3 Gene
CSF3 (Colony Stimulating Factor 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with CSF3 include neutropenia and severe congenital neutropenia. Among its related pathways are Immune System and Interleukin-3, 5 and GM-CSF signaling. GO annotations related to this gene include enzyme binding and growth factor activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CSF3 Gene
Granulocyte/macrophage colony-stimulating factors are cytokines that act in hematopoiesis by controlling the production, differentiation, and function of 2 related white cell populations of the blood, the granulocytes and the monocytes-macrophages. This CSF induces granulocytes.