Aliases for BSPH1 Gene
External Ids for BSPH1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for BSPH1 Gene
GeneCards Summary for BSPH1 Gene
BSPH1 (Binder Of Sperm Protein Homolog 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include heparin binding. An important paralog of this gene is ELSPBP1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for BSPH1 Gene
Binds sperm in vitro and promotes sperm capacitation. Specifically promotes capacitation induced by high density lipoproteins (HDLs). Also binds heparin, phospholipid liposomes, and weakly to gelatin. Does not bind chondroitin sulfate B.