Aliases for NIBAN1 Gene
External Ids for NIBAN1 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for NIBAN1 Gene
This gene encodes a member of the family with sequence similarity 129 protein family. This gene is highly expressed in several cancer cells and may serve as a prognostic marker for certain cancers. The encoded protein may play a role in regulating p53-mediated apoptosis. [provided by RefSeq, Sep 2016]
GeneCards Summary for NIBAN1 Gene
NIBAN1 (Niban Apoptosis Regulator 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with NIBAN1 include Childhood Central Nervous System Primitive Neuroectodermal Neoplasm and Thyroid Tumor. An important paralog of this gene is NIBAN2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for NIBAN1 Gene
Regulates phosphorylation of a number of proteins involved in translation regulation including EIF2A, EIF4EBP1 and RPS6KB1. May be involved in the endoplasmic reticulum stress response (By similarity).