Aliases for TPPP Gene
External Ids for TPPP Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TPPP Gene
GeneCards Summary for TPPP Gene
TPPP (Tubulin Polymerization Promoting Protein) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with TPPP include Lymphoid Interstitial Pneumonia and Dementia, Lewy Body. Among its related pathways are Glial Cell Differentiation and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Susceptibility Pathways. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include microtubule binding and tubulin binding. An important paralog of this gene is TPPP3.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for TPPP Gene
May play a role in the polymerization of tubulin into microtubules, microtubule bundling and the stabilization of existing microtubules, thus maintaining the integrity of the microtubule network. May play a role in mitotic spindle assembly and nuclear envelope breakdown.