Aliases for LCORL Gene
External Ids for LCORL Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for LCORL Gene
This gene encodes a transcription factor that appears to function in spermatogenesis. Polymorphisms in this gene are associated with measures of skeletal frame size and adult height. Alternative splicing results in multiple transcript variants. [provided by RefSeq, Oct 2009]
GeneCards Summary for LCORL Gene
LCORL (Ligand Dependent Nuclear Receptor Corepressor Like) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is LCOR.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for LCORL Gene
May act as transcription activator that binds DNA elements with the sequence 5-CCCTATCGATCGATCTCTACCT-3. May play a role in spermatogenesis (By similarity).