Aliases for CARF Gene
External Ids for CARF Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for CARF Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CARF Gene
GeneCards Summary for CARF Gene
CARF (Calcium Responsive Transcription Factor) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with CARF include lateral sclerosis. GO annotations related to this gene include sequence-specific DNA binding transcription factor activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for CARF Gene
Acts as a transcriptional activator that mediates the calcium- and neuron-selective induction of BDNF exon III transcription. Binds to the consensus calcium-response element CaRE1 5-CTATTTCGAG-3 sequence.