Aliases for PLCXD1 Gene
External Ids for PLCXD1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PLCXD1 Gene
This gene is the most terminal protein-coding gene in the pseudoautosomal (PAR) region on chromosomes X and Y. Alternate splicing results in multiple transcript variants. [provided by RefSeq, Mar 2010]
GeneCards Summary for PLCXD1 Gene
PLCXD1 (Phosphatidylinositol Specific Phospholipase C X Domain Containing 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with PLCXD1 include Mongolian Spot. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include phosphoric diester hydrolase activity. An important paralog of this gene is PLCXD3.
Phospholipases are a group of enzymes that hydrolyze phospholipids into fatty acids and other lipophilic molecules. There are four major classes; phospholipase A, phospholipase B, phosphoinositide-specific phospholipase C and phospholipase D.