Aliases for AKIRIN1 Gene
External Ids for AKIRIN1 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for AKIRIN1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for AKIRIN1 Gene
GeneCards Summary for AKIRIN1 Gene
AKIRIN1 (Akirin 1) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is AKIRIN2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for AKIRIN1 Gene
Functions as signal transducer for MSTN during skeletal muscle regeneration and myogenesis. May regulate chemotaxis of both macrophages and myoblasts by reorganising actin cytoskeleton, leading to more efficient lamellipodia formation via a PI3 kinase dependent pathway.