Literature associating DSC3 and X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism
Cadherin family member 3; Component of intercellular desmosome junctions. Involved in the interaction of plaque proteins and intermediate filaments mediating cell-cell adhesion. May contribute to epidermal cell positioning (stratification) by mediating differential adhesiveness between cells that express different isoforms; Desmosomal cadherins
Synonyms: DSC3, DSC3p, hDSC3, Q14574, CDHF3 ...