External Ids for LOR Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for LOR Gene
This gene encodes loricrin, a major protein component of the cornified cell envelope found in terminally differentiated epidermal cells. Mutations in this gene are associated with Vohwinkel's syndrome and progressive symmetric erythrokeratoderma, both inherited skin diseases. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for LOR Gene
LOR (Loricrin) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with LOR include Vohwinkel Syndrome, Variant Form and Vohwinkel Syndrome. Among its related pathways are Keratinization and Developmental Biology. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include structural molecule activity and protein binding, bridging.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for LOR Gene
Major keratinocyte cell envelope protein.