Gene Symbol: gap43
Gene Name: growth associated protein 43
Synonyms: b-50 , pp46 , neuromodulin , gap43-b , gap43-a ( Add Xenopus synonyms , Nomenclature history )
Gene Function: Receptor-activated Ca2+-permeable cation channels (STRPC family)
Protein Function :
This protein is associated with nerve growth. It is a major component of the motile "growth cones" that form the tips of elongating axons. Plays a role in axonal and dendritic filopodia induction.
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