Aliases for GUCA2A Gene
External Ids for GUCA2A Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for GUCA2A Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for GUCA2A Gene
GeneCards Summary for GUCA2A Gene
GUCA2A (Guanylate Cyclase Activator 2A) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with GUCA2A include Large Intestine Adenoma and Osmotic Diarrhea. Among its related pathways are Myometrial Relaxation and Contraction Pathways and Metabolism. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include hormone activity and guanylate cyclase activator activity. An important paralog of this gene is GUCA2B.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for GUCA2A Gene
Endogenous activator of intestinal guanylate cyclase. It stimulates this enzyme through the same receptor binding region as the heat-stable enterotoxins.