Aliases for TTYH3 Gene
External Ids for TTYH3 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for TTYH3 Gene
This gene encodes a member of the tweety family of proteins. Members of this family function as chloride anion channels. The encoded protein functions as a calcium(2+)-activated large conductance chloride(-) channel. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for TTYH3 Gene
TTYH3 (Tweety Family Member 3) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Ion channel transport and Transport of glucose and other sugars, bile salts and organic acids, metal ions and amine compounds. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include chloride channel activity and intracellular calcium activated chloride channel activity. An important paralog of this gene is TTYH2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for TTYH3 Gene
Probable large-conductance Ca(2+)-activated chloride channel. May play a role in Ca(2+) signal transduction.