Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating MYO18B and pterygium

MYO18B [ENSP00000334563]

Unconventional myosin-XVIIIb; May be involved in intracellular trafficking of the muscle cell when in the cytoplasm, whereas entering the nucleus, may be involved in the regulation of muscle specific genes. May play a role in the control of tumor development and progression; restored MYO18B expression in lung cancer cells suppresses anchorage-independent growth; Belongs to the TRAFAC class myosin-kinesin ATPase superfamily. Myosin family.

Synonyms:  MYO18B,  MYO18Bp,  hMYO18B,  F5GXR6,  F5H6I8 ...

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