Aliases for KIF17 Gene
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Previous GeneCards Identifiers for KIF17 Gene
GeneCards Summary for KIF17 Gene
KIF17 (Kinesin Family Member 17) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with KIF17 include Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, Axonal, Type 2Q and Sulfhemoglobinemia. Among its related pathways are Organelle biogenesis and maintenance and Transcription_CREM signaling in testis. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include ATPase activity and microtubule motor activity. An important paralog of this gene is KIF3B.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for KIF17 Gene
Dendrite-specific motor protein which, in association with the Apba1-containing complex (LIN-10-LIN-2-LIN-7 complex), transports vesicles containing N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor subunit NR2B along microtubules.