DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating SFTPA2 and lung disease

SFTPA2 [ENSP00000361400]

35 kDa pulmonary surfactant-associated protein; In presence of calcium ions, it binds to surfactant phospholipids and contributes to lower the surface tension at the air-liquid interface in the alveoli of the mammalian lung and is essential for normal respiration; C-type lectin domain containing

Synonyms:  SFTPA2,  SFTPA2p,  hSFTPA2,  B7Z4Y4,  Q8IWL1 ...

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