DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating HTN1 and dental caries

HTN1 [ENSP00000424501]

Histidine-rich protein 1; Histatins are salivary proteins that are considered to be major precursors of the protective proteinaceous structure on tooth surfaces (enamel pellicle). In addition, histatins exhibit antibacterial and antifungal activities; Belongs to the histatin/statherin family.

Synonyms:  HTN1,  HTN1p,  hHTN1,  P15515,  HIS1 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt