External Ids for ASTN1 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for ASTN1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ASTN1 Gene
Astrotactin is a neuronal adhesion molecule required for glial-guided migration of young postmitotic neuroblasts in cortical regions of developing brain, including cerebrum, hippocampus, cerebellum, and olfactory bulb (Fink et al., 1995).[supplied by OMIM, Jun 2009]
GeneCards Summary for ASTN1 Gene
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for ASTN1 Gene
Neuronal adhesion molecule that is required for normal migration of young postmitotic neuroblasts along glial fibers, especially in the cerebellum. Required for normal rate of migration of granule cells during brain development and for normal cerebellum development.