Aliases for ATXN2L Gene
External Ids for ATXN2L Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ATXN2L Gene
This gene encodes an ataxin type 2 related protein of unknown function. This protein is a member of the spinocerebellar ataxia (SCAs) family, which is associated with a complex group of neurodegenerative disorders. Several alternatively spliced transcripts encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for ATXN2L Gene
ATXN2L (Ataxin 2 Like) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with ATXN2L include Spinocerebellar Ataxia 2 and Niemann-Pick Disease, Type C2. Among its related pathways are Spinocerebellar ataxia. An important paralog of this gene is ATXN2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for ATXN2L Gene
Involved in the regulation of stress granule and P-body formation.