Literature associating VCL and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Metavinculin; Actin filament (F-actin)-binding protein involved in cell-matrix adhesion and cell-cell adhesion. Regulates cell- surface E-cadherin expression and potentiates mechanosensing by the E-cadherin complex. May also play important roles in cell morphology and locomotion; Belongs to the vinculin/alpha-catenin family.
Synonyms: VCL, A0A024QZN4, HEL114, P18206, Q5JQ13 ...