Literature on FAM179B
TOG array regulator of axonemal microtubules protein 1; Required for normal structure and function of primary cilia. Plays a role in the organization of axoneme microtubule bundles in primary cilia (By similarity). Interacts with microtubules and promotes microtubule polymerization via its HEAT repeat domains, especially those in TOG region 2 and 4 (By similarity); Belongs to the Crescerin family.
Synonyms: FAM179B, FAM179Bp, hFAM179B, G3V3B1, G3XAE9 ...