Aliases for KIFBP Gene
External Ids for KIFBP Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for KIFBP Gene
This gene encodes a kinesin family member 1 binding protein that is characterized by two tetratrico peptide repeats. The encoded protein localizes to the mitochondria and may be involved in regulating transport of the mitochondria. Mutations in this gene are associated with Goldberg-Shprintzen megacolon syndrome. [provided by RefSeq, Mar 2010]
GeneCards Summary for KIFBP Gene
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for KIFBP Gene
Required for organization of axonal microtubules, and axonal outgrowth and maintenance during peripheral and central nervous system development.