Aliases for EGFLAM Gene
GeneCards Summary for EGFLAM Gene
EGFLAM (EGF Like, Fibronectin Type III And Laminin G Domains) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with EGFLAM include Adiaspiromycosis and Congenital Muscular Dystrophy-Dystroglycanopathy Type A5. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include calcium ion binding and glycosaminoglycan binding. An important paralog of this gene is HSPG2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for EGFLAM Gene
Involved in both the retinal photoreceptor ribbon synapse formation and physiological functions of visual perception. Necessary for proper bipolar dendritic tip apposition to the photoreceptor ribbon synapse. Promotes matrix assembly and cell adhesiveness (By similarity).