Aliases for RNASE6 Gene
External Ids for RNASE6 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for RNASE6 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for RNASE6 Gene
The protein encoded by this gene is a member of the ribonuclease A superfamily and functions in the urinary tract. The protein has broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity against pathogenic bacteria. [provided by RefSeq, Nov 2014]
GeneCards Summary for RNASE6 Gene
RNASE6 (Ribonuclease A Family Member K6) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Defensins and Innate Immune System. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include nucleic acid binding and ribonuclease activity. An important paralog of this gene is RNASE7.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for RNASE6 Gene
May have a role in host defense.