Aliases for EPYC Gene
External Ids for EPYC Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for EPYC Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for EPYC Gene
Dermatan sulfate proteoglycan 3 is a member of the small leucine-rich repeat proteoglycan family. This gene is composed of seven exons. It regulates fibrillogenesis by interacting with collagen fibrils and other extracellular matrix proteins. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for EPYC Gene
EPYC (Epiphycan) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with EPYC include Cornea Plana and Corneal Dystrophy, Posterior Amorphous. Among its related pathways are ERK Signaling and Integrin Pathway. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include glycosaminoglycan binding. An important paralog of this gene is OGN.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for EPYC Gene
May have a role in bone formation and also in establishing the ordered structure of cartilage through matrix organization.