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. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include lysozyme activity. An important paralog of this gene is LYZL1.