Aliases for DERA Gene
External Ids for DERA Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for DERA Gene
GeneCards Summary for DERA Gene
DERA (Deoxyribose-Phosphate Aldolase) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with DERA include Phlebotomus Fever and Bjornstad Syndrome. Among its related pathways are Pentose phosphate pathway and putrescine degradation III. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include lyase activity and deoxyribose-phosphate aldolase activity.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for DERA Gene
Catalyzes a reversible aldol reaction between acetaldehyde and D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate to generate 2-deoxy-D-ribose 5-phosphate. Participates in stress granule (SG) assembly. May allow ATP production from extracellular deoxyinosine in conditions of energy deprivation.