Aliases for APOL5 Gene
External Ids for APOL5 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for APOL5 Gene
This gene is a member of the apolipoprotein L gene family. The encoded protein is found in the cytoplasm, where it may affect the movement of lipids or allow the binding of lipids to organelles. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for APOL5 Gene
APOL5 (Apolipoprotein L5) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Cholesterol and Sphingolipids transport / Recycling to plasma membrane in lung (normal and CF). Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include lipid binding and high-density lipoprotein particle binding. An important paralog of this gene is APOL6.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for APOL5 Gene
May affect the movement of lipids in the cytoplasm or allow the binding of lipids to organelles.