Aliases for LMLN Gene
External Ids for LMLN Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for LMLN Gene
This gene encodes a zinc-metallopeptidase. The encoded protein may play a role in cell migration and invasion. Studies of a similar protein in Drosophila indicate a potential role in mitotic progression. Alternatively spliced transcript variants have been described. [provided by RefSeq, Feb 2009]
GeneCards Summary for LMLN Gene
LMLN (Leishmanolysin Like Peptidase) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with LMLN include Visceral Leishmaniasis and Cutaneous Leishmaniasis. Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include metalloendopeptidase activity. An important paralog of this gene is LMLN2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for LMLN Gene
Metalloprotease essential for the coordination of mitotic progression, and also plays a role in cell migration.