Aliases for NECAP2 Gene
External Ids for NECAP2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for NECAP2 Gene
This gene likely encodes a member of the adaptin-ear-binding coat-associated protein family. Studies of a similar protein in rat suggest a role in clathrin-mediated endocytosis. Alternatively spliced transcript variants have been described. [provided by RefSeq, Feb 2009]
GeneCards Summary for NECAP2 Gene
NECAP2 (NECAP Endocytosis Associated 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with NECAP2 include Cataract 8, Multiple Types. Among its related pathways are Vesicle-mediated transport and Clathrin-mediated endocytosis. An important paralog of this gene is NECAP1.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for NECAP2 Gene
Involved in endocytosis.