Literature associating SMCP and isolated cleft palate
Sperm mitochondrial-associated cysteine-rich protein; Involved in sperm motility. Its absence is associated with genetic background dependent male infertility. Infertility may be due to reduced sperm motility in the female reproductive tract and inability to penetrate the oocyte zona pellucida (By similarity).
Synonyms: SMCP, P49901, Q5T7P5, MCSP, P49901p ...