Aliases for TMEM170A Gene
External Ids for TMEM170A Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for TMEM170A Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TMEM170A Gene
GeneCards Summary for TMEM170A Gene
TMEM170A (Transmembrane Protein 170A) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is ENSG00000261717.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TMEM170A Gene
Acts as a regulator of endoplasmic reticulum (ER) and nuclear envelope (NE) morphogenesis. Affects the ratio between tubular ER and ER sheets by promoting sheet formation at the expense of tubules. Influences NE expansion, nuclear pore complex formation and proper localization of inner nuclear membrane proteins (PubMed:26906412).