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. 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.