Aliases for SIGLEC9 Gene
External Ids for SIGLEC9 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SIGLEC9 Gene
GeneCards Summary for SIGLEC9 Gene
SIGLEC9 (Sialic Acid Binding Ig Like Lectin 9) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Innate Immune System and Activated PKN1 stimulates transcription of AR (androgen receptor) regulated genes KLK2 and KLK3. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include carbohydrate binding. An important paralog of this gene is SIGLEC7.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for SIGLEC9 Gene
Putative adhesion molecule that mediates sialic-acid dependent binding to cells. Preferentially binds to alpha-2,3- or alpha-2,6-linked sialic acid. The sialic acid recognition site may be masked by cis interactions with sialic acids on the same cell surface.