DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating SPON1 and Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 4

SPON1 [ENSP00000460236]

Vascular smooth muscle cell growth-promoting factor; Cell adhesion protein that promotes the attachment of spinal cord and sensory neuron cells and the outgrowth of neurites in vitro. May contribute to the growth and guidance of axons in both the spinal cord and the PNS (By similarity). Major factor for vascular smooth muscle cell.

Synonyms:  SPON1,  SPON1p,  hSPON1,  Q9HCB6,  KIAA0762 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt