DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating EPPIN and orchitis

EPPIN [ENSP00000361746]

Serine protease inhibitor-like with Kunitz and WAP domains 1; Serine protease inhibitor that plays an essential role in male reproduction and fertility. Modulates the hydrolysis of SEMG1 by KLK3/PSA (a serine protease), provides antimicrobial protection for spermatozoa in the ejaculate coagulum, and binds SEMG1 thereby inhibiting sperm motility; WAP four-disulfide core domain containing

Synonyms:  EPPIN,  B7ZBA9,  EPPIN-001,  EPPIN-002,  EPPIN-004 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos