Aliases for SPATA6 Gene
External Ids for SPATA6 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for SPATA6 Gene
GeneCards Summary for SPATA6 Gene
SPATA6 (Spermatogenesis Associated 6) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with SPATA6 include Spermatogenic Failure 16 and Atrial Septal Defect 2. An important paralog of this gene is SPATA6L.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for SPATA6 Gene
Required for formation of the sperm connecting piece during spermiogenesis. Sperm connecting piece is essential for linking the developing flagellum to the head during late spermiogenesis. May be involved in myosin-based microfilament transport through interaction with myosin subunits.