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 and Megacystis-Microcolon-Intestinal Hypoperistalsis Syndrome. 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 Summary 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).