Aliases for OMD Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for OMD Gene
GeneCards Summary for OMD Gene
OMD (Osteomodulin) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with OMD include Oromandibular Dystonia and Occult Macular Dystrophy. Among its related pathways are Defective ST3GAL3 causes MCT12 and EIEE15 and Keratan sulfate/keratin metabolism. An important paralog of this gene is KERA.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for OMD Gene
May be implicated in biomineralization processes. Has a function in binding of osteoblasts via the alpha(V)beta(3)-integrin (By similarity).