Aliases for SCGN Gene
External Ids for SCGN Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SCGN Gene
The encoded protein is a secreted calcium-binding protein which is found in the cytoplasm. It is related to calbindin D-28K and calretinin. This protein is thought to be involved in KCL-stimulated calcium flux and cell proliferation. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for SCGN Gene
SCGN (Secretagogin, EF-Hand Calcium Binding Protein) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SCGN include Insulinoma and Neuroendocrine Tumor. Among its related pathways are Neuroscience and Ca, cAMP and Lipid Signaling. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include calcium ion binding. An important paralog of this gene is CALB2.