Aliases for DNASE1L2 Gene
External Ids for DNASE1L2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for DNASE1L2 Gene
GeneCards Summary for DNASE1L2 Gene
DNASE1L2 (Deoxyribonuclease 1 Like 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with DNASE1L2 include Chronic Follicular Conjunctivitis. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include calcium ion binding and deoxyribonuclease activity. An important paralog of this gene is DNASE1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for DNASE1L2 Gene
Divalent cation-dependent acid DNA endonuclease involved in the breakdown of the nucleus during corneocyte formation of epidermal keratinocytes. May play an immune role by eliminating harmful DNA released into the extracellular environment by damaged epidermal cells.