DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating GPC6 and hyperphosphatemic familial tumoral calcinosis

GPC6 [ENSP00000366246]

Glypican 6; Cell surface proteoglycan that bears heparan sulfate. Putative cell surface coreceptor for growth factors, extracellular matrix proteins, proteases and anti-proteases (By similarity). Enhances migration and invasion of cancer cells through WNT5A signaling; Belongs to the glypican family.

Synonyms:  GPC6,  GPC6p,  hGPC6,  Q9Y625,  Q9Y625p ...

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