Aliases for KCNRG Gene
External Ids for KCNRG Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for KCNRG Gene
This gene encodes a protein which regulates the activity of voltage-gated potassium channels. This gene is on chromosome 13 and overlaps the gene for tripartite motif containing 13 on the same strand. Multiple transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Feb 2012]
GeneCards Summary for KCNRG Gene
KCNRG (Potassium Channel Regulator) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with KCNRG include Autoimmune Polyendocrine Syndrome Type 1 and Autoimmune Polyendocrine Syndrome. Among its related pathways are Neuropathic Pain-Signaling in Dorsal Horn Neurons and Sweet Taste Signaling. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include identical protein binding. An important paralog of this gene is KCTD12.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for KCNRG Gene
Inhibits potassium fluxes in cells. May regulate Kv1 family channel proteins by retaining a fraction of channels in endomembranes.