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. Diseases associated with CATSPER3 include Oligoasthenoteratozoospermia. Among its related pathways are Reproduction. 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 SCN3A.
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.