Aliases for IPP Gene
External Ids for IPP Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for IPP Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a member of the kelch family of proteins, which is characterized by a 50 amino acid repeat which interacts with actin. Transcript variants have been described but their full-length nature has not been determined. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for IPP Gene
IPP (Intracisternal A Particle-Promoted Polypeptide) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with IPP include Retinitis Pigmentosa 46 and Pneumoconiosis Due To Talc. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include actin binding. An important paralog of this gene is KLHL20.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for IPP Gene
May play a role in organizing the actin cytoskeleton.