Aliases for CATSPER3 Gene
External Ids for CATSPER3 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CATSPER3 Gene
GeneCards Summary for CATSPER3 Gene
CATSPER3 (Cation Channel Sperm Associated 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Fertilization. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include ion channel activity and calcium activated cation channel activity. An important paralog of this gene is SCN5A.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for CATSPER3 Gene
Voltage-gated calcium channel that plays a central role in calcium-dependent physiological responses essential for successful fertilization, such as sperm hyperactivation, acrosome reaction and chemotaxis towards the oocyte.