Aliases for COL28A1 Gene
External Ids for COL28A1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for COL28A1 Gene
COL28A1 belongs to a class of collagens containing von Willebrand factor (VWF; MIM 613160) type A (VWFA) domains (Veit et al., 2006 [PubMed 16330543]).[supplied by OMIM, Nov 2010]
GeneCards Summary for COL28A1 Gene
COL28A1 (Collagen Type XXVIII Alpha 1 Chain) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with COL28A1 include Epididymis Disease. Among its related pathways are Collagen chain trimerization and Degradation of the extracellular matrix. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include serine-type endopeptidase inhibitor activity. An important paralog of this gene is COL4A4.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for COL28A1 Gene
May act as a cell-binding protein.