Aliases for LMOD2 Gene
External Ids for LMOD2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for LMOD2 Gene
GeneCards Summary for LMOD2 Gene
LMOD2 (Leiomodin 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with LMOD2 include Cardiomyopathy, Familial Hypertrophic, 6. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include actin binding and tropomyosin binding. An important paralog of this gene is LMOD1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for LMOD2 Gene
Mediates nucleation of actin filaments and thereby promotes actin polymerization (PubMed:18403713, PubMed:26370058, PubMed:25250574, PubMed:26417072). Plays a role in the regulation of actin filament length (By similarity). Required for normal sarcomere organization in the heart, and for normal heart function (PubMed:18403713).