Aliases for GKN1 Gene
External Ids for GKN1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for GKN1 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is found to be down-regulated in human gastric cancer tissue as compared to normal gastric mucosa. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for GKN1 Gene
GKN1 (Gastrokine 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with GKN1 include Gastric Cancer and Epithelial-Stromal Tgfbi Dystrophy. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include growth factor activity. An important paralog of this gene is GKN3P.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for GKN1 Gene
Has mitogenic activity and may be involved in maintaining the integrity of the gastric mucosal epithelium.