DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating FETUB and encephalitozoonosis

FETUB [ENSP00000265029]

Fetuin-like protein IRL685; Protease inhibitor required for egg fertilization. Required to prevent premature zona pellucida hardening before fertilization, probably by inhibiting the protease activity of ASTL, a protease that mediates the cleavage of ZP2 and triggers zona pellucida hardening (By similarity); Belongs to the fetuin family.

Synonyms:  FETUB,  B7Z8T3,  C9JC68,  E9PG08,  F8WAW1 ...

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