DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating ORM1 and dry eye syndrome

ORM1 [ENSP00000259396]

Alpha-1-acid glycoprotein 1; Functions as transport protein in the blood stream. Binds various ligands in the interior of its beta-barrel domain. Also binds synthetic drugs and influences their distribution and availability in the body. Appears to function in modulating the activity of the immune system during the acute-phase reaction; Belongs to the calycin superfamily. Lipocalin family.

Synonyms:  ORM1,  ORM1p,  hORM1,  P02763,  AGP1 ...

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