Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature on FAM179B

FAM179B [ENSP00000355045]

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 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt