Aliases for IGFBPL1 Gene
External Ids for IGFBPL1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for IGFBPL1 Gene
GeneCards Summary for IGFBPL1 Gene
IGFBPL1 (Insulin Like Growth Factor Binding Protein Like 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with IGFBPL1 include Umbilical Hernia. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include insulin-like growth factor binding. An important paralog of this gene is IGFBP7.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for IGFBPL1 Gene
IGF-binding proteins prolong the half-life of IGFs and have been shown to either inhibit or stimulate the growth promoting effects of the IGFs in cell culture. They alter the interaction of IGFs with their cell surface receptors (By similarity). May be a putative tumor suppressor protein.