DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating MYOCD and prune belly syndrome

MYOCD [ENSP00000401678]

Myocardin; Smooth muscle cells (SM) and cardiac muscle cells- specific transcriptional factor which uses the canonical single or multiple CArG boxes DNA sequence. Acts as a cofactor of serum response factor (SRF) with the potential to modulate SRF-target genes. Plays a crucial role in cardiogenesis and differentiation of the smooth muscle cell lineage (myogenesis) (By similarity); Myocardin family

Synonyms:  MYOCD,  DKFZP686O15128,  J3KSX3,  Q6N065,  Q8IZQ8 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt  OMIM