Aliases for LYZL2 Gene
External Ids for LYZL2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for LYZL2 Gene
Lysozymes (see LYZ; MIM 153450), especially C-type lysozymes, are well-recognized bacteriolytic factors widely distributed in the animal kingdom and play a mainly protective role in host defense. LYZL2 is a member of a family of lysozyme-like genes (Zhang et al., 2005 [PubMed 16014814]).[supplied by OMIM, Apr 2009]
GeneCards Summary for LYZL2 Gene
LYZL2 (Lysozyme Like 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with LYZL2 include Dental Caries and Van Maldergem Syndrome 2. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include lysozyme activity. An important paralog of this gene is LYZL1.