Aliases for PPFIA4 Gene
- PTPRF Interacting Protein Alpha 4 2 3 5
- Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase, Receptor Type, F Polypeptide (PTPRF), Interacting Protein (Liprin), Alpha 4 2 3
- Liprin-Alpha-4 3 4
- Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase Receptor Type F Polypeptide-Interacting Protein Alpha-4 4
- PTPRF-Interacting Protein Alpha-4 4
- Liprin-Alpha4 2
- KIAA0897 4
External Ids for PPFIA4 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for PPFIA4 Gene
PPFIA4, or liprin-alpha-4, belongs to the liprin-alpha gene family. See liprin-alpha-1 (LIP1, or PPFIA1; MIM 611054) for background on liprins.[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for PPFIA4 Gene
PPFIA4 (PTPRF Interacting Protein Alpha 4) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Neurotransmitter Release Cycle and Transmission across Chemical Synapses. An important paralog of this gene is PPFIA2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for PPFIA4 Gene
May regulate the disassembly of focal adhesions. May localize receptor-like tyrosine phosphatases type 2A at specific sites on the plasma membrane, possibly regulating their interaction with the extracellular environment and their association with substrates (By similarity).