Aliases for TMEM86B Gene
External Ids for TMEM86B Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TMEM86B Gene
GeneCards Summary for TMEM86B Gene
TMEM86B (Transmembrane Protein 86B) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Metabolism and Glycerophospholipid biosynthesis. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include alkenylglycerophosphocholine hydrolase activity and alkenylglycerophosphoethanolamine hydrolase activity. An important paralog of this gene is TMEM86A.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TMEM86B Gene
Enzyme catalyzing the degradation of lysoplasmalogen. Lysoplasmalogens are formed by the hydrolysis of the abundant membrane glycerophospholipids plasmalogens. May control the respective levels of plasmalogens and lysoplasmalogens in cells and modulate cell membrane properties.