Literature associating CECR1 and Diamond-Blackfan anemia
Cat eye syndrome chromosome region, candidate 1; Adenosine deaminase that may contribute to the degradation of extracellular adenosine, a signaling molecule that controls a variety of cellular responses. Requires elevated adenosine levels for optimal enzyme activity. Binds to cell surfaces via proteoglycans and may play a role in the regulation of cell proliferation and differentiation, independently of its enzyme activity.
Synonyms: CECR1, CECR1p, hCECR1, ADA2, B4DHM2 ...