Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating CRYAA and cerebral degeneration

CRYAA [ENSP00000291554]

Alpha-crystallin A2(1-162); Contributes to the transparency and refractive index of the lens. Has chaperone-like activity, preventing aggregation of various proteins under a wide range of stress conditions. ; Belongs to the small heat shock protein (HSP20) family.

Synonyms:  CRYAA,  E7EWH7,  P02489,  E7EWH7p,  hE7EWH7 ...

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