Aliases for LRRC4 Gene
External Ids for LRRC4 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for LRRC4 Gene
This gene is significantly downregulated in primary brain tumors. The exact function of the protein encoded by this gene is unknown. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for LRRC4 Gene
LRRC4 (Leucine Rich Repeat Containing 4) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with LRRC4 include Nasopharyngitis and Nasopharyngeal Disease. Among its related pathways are Cell adhesion molecules (CAMs) and Axon guidance. An important paralog of this gene is LRRC4B.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for LRRC4 Gene
Synaptic adhesion protein. Regulates the formation of exitatory synapses through the recruitment of pre-and-postsynaptic proteins. Organize the lamina/pathway-specific differentiation of dendrites. Plays a important role for auditory synaptic responses. Involved in the suppression of glioma (By similarity).