Aliases for CSF3 Gene
External Ids for CSF3 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for CSF3 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CSF3 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a cytokine that controls the production, differentiation, and function of granulocytes. The active protein is found extracellularly. Alternatively spliced transcript variants have been described for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, May 2010]
GeneCards Summary for CSF3 Gene
CSF3 (Colony Stimulating Factor 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with CSF3 include Neutropenia and Felty Syndrome. Among its related pathways are Cytokine Signaling in Immune system and ERK Signaling. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include enzyme binding and growth factor activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for CSF3 Gene
Granulocyte/macrophage colony-stimulating factors are cytokines that act in hematopoiesis by controlling the production, differentiation, and function of 2 related white cell populations of the blood, the granulocytes and the monocytes-macrophages. This CSF induces granulocytes.