Aliases for OASL Gene
External Ids for OASL Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for OASL Gene
GeneCards Summary for OASL Gene
OASL (2'-5'-Oligoadenylate Synthetase Like) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with OASL include Microphthalmia With Limb Anomalies. Among its related pathways are Interferon gamma signaling and Innate Immune System. GO annotations related to this gene include poly(A) RNA binding and double-stranded RNA binding. An important paralog of this gene is OAS1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for OASL Gene
Does not have 2-5-OAS activity, but can bind double-stranded RNA. Displays antiviral activity against encephalomyocarditis virus (EMCV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV) via an alternative antiviral pathway independent of RNase L.