Aliases for C21orf59 Gene
External Ids for C21orf59 Gene
Previous Symbols for C21orf59 Gene
This gene a protein plays a critical role in dynein arm assembly and motile cilia function. Mutations in this gene result in primary ciliary dyskinesia. [provided by RefSeq, Nov 2013]
GeneCards Summary for C21orf59 Gene
C21orf59 (Chromosome 21 Open Reading Frame 59) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with C21orf59 include ciliary dyskinesia, primary, 26 and prostate cancer. An important paralog of this gene is ENSG00000265590.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for C21orf59 Gene
May play a role in motile cilia function, possibly by acting on dynein arm assembly.