Aliases for THYN1 Gene
External Ids for THYN1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for THYN1 Gene
This gene encodes a protein that is highly conserved among vertebrates and plant species and may be involved in the induction of apoptosis. Alternatively spliced transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been described. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for THYN1 Gene
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for THYN1 Gene
Specifically binds 5-hydroxymethylcytosine (5hmC), suggesting that it acts as a specific reader of 5hmC.