Aliases for BORA Gene
External Ids for BORA Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for BORA Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for BORA Gene
BORA is an activator of the protein kinase Aurora A (AURKA; MIM 603072), which is required for centrosome maturation, spindle assembly, and asymmetric protein localization during mitosis (Hutterer et al., 2006 [PubMed 16890155]).[supplied by OMIM, Mar 2008]
GeneCards Summary for BORA Gene
BORA (BORA Aurora Kinase A Activator) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with BORA include Oculoglandular Tularemia and Branchiootic Syndrome. Among its related pathways are DNA Damage and Cell Cycle, Mitotic. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include protein kinase binding.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for BORA Gene
Required for the activation of AURKA at the onset of mitosis.