Aliases for HAPLN2 Gene
External Ids for HAPLN2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for HAPLN2 Gene
GeneCards Summary for HAPLN2 Gene
HAPLN2 (Hyaluronan And Proteoglycan Link Protein 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are ERK Signaling and Integrin Pathway. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include extracellular matrix structural constituent and hyaluronic acid binding. An important paralog of this gene is HAPLN3.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for HAPLN2 Gene
Mediates a firm binding of versican V2 to hyaluronic acid. May play a pivotal role in the formation of the hyaluronan-associated matrix in the central nervous system (CNS) which facilitates neuronal conduction and general structural stabilization. Binds to hyaluronic acid (By similarity).