Aliases for ENPP5 Gene
External Ids for ENPP5 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for ENPP5 Gene
This gene encodes a type-I transmembrane glycoprotein. Studies in rat suggest the encoded protein may play a role in neuronal cell communications. Alternatively spliced transcript variants have been described. [provided by RefSeq, Feb 2014]
GeneCards Summary for ENPP5 Gene
ENPP5 (Ectonucleotide Pyrophosphatase/Phosphodiesterase 5 (Putative)) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with ENPP5 include Severe Cutaneous Adverse Reaction. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include hydrolase activity. An important paralog of this gene is ENPP4.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for ENPP5 Gene
May play a role in neuronal cell communication. Lacks nucleotide pyrophosphatase and lysopholipase D activity (By similarity).