Aliases for LY9 Gene
External Ids for LY9 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for LY9 Gene
LY9 belongs to the SLAM family of immunomodulatory receptors (see SLAMF1; MIM 603492) and interacts with the adaptor molecule SAP (SH2D1A; MIM 300490) (Graham et al., 2006 [PubMed 16365421]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for LY9 Gene
LY9 (Lymphocyte Antigen 9) is a Protein Coding gene. GO annotations related to this gene include receptor activity. An important paralog of this gene is SLAMF6.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for LY9 Gene
May participate in adhesion reactions between T lymphocytes and accessory cells by homophilic interaction