Aliases for MUC13 Gene
External Ids for MUC13 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for MUC13 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MUC13 Gene
Epithelial mucins, such as MUC13, are a family of secreted and cell surface glycoproteins expressed by ductal and glandular epithelial tissues (Williams et al., 2001 [PubMed 11278439]).[supplied by OMIM, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for MUC13 Gene
MUC13 (Mucin 13, Cell Surface Associated) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with MUC13 include Tn Polyagglutination Syndrome and Colorectal Cancer 1. Among its related pathways are Defective C1GALT1C1 causes Tn polyagglutination syndrome (TNPS) and Metabolism of proteins. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include protein homodimerization activity. An important paralog of this gene is MUC17.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for MUC13 Gene
Epithelial and hemopoietic transmembrane mucin that may play a role in cell signaling.