Aliases for VWC2 Gene
This gene encodes a secreted bone morphogenic protein antagonist. The encoded protein is possibly involved in neural function and development and may have a role in cell adhesion.[provided by RefSeq, Oct 2009]
GeneCards Summary for VWC2 Gene
VWC2 (Von Willebrand Factor C Domain Containing 2) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with VWC2 include Epilepsy, Familial Temporal Lobe, 4 and Spastic Paraplegia 20, Autosomal Recessive. An important paralog of this gene is VWC2L.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for VWC2 Gene
BMP antagonist which may play a role in neural development. Promotes cell adhesion (By similarity).