CNTN4 - Contactin-4 - human protein (Function)
 
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CNTN4 »  Contactin-4
 
Protein also known as:  Brain-derived immunoglobulin superfamily protein 2 (BIG-2).
Gene name:  CNTN4
Family name: Immunoglobulin » Contactin
Entry whose protein(s) existence is based on evidence at protein level
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Overview 
Contactins mediate cell surface interactions during nervous system development. Has some neurite outgrowth-promoting activity. May be involved in synaptogenesis.  
  • CuratedUniProtKB
GO biological process 
Axon guidancedefinition[GO:0007411]  
1
  • TASUniProtKB
Axonal fasciculationdefinition[GO:0007413]  
1
  • TASUniProtKB
Axonogenesisdefinition[GO:0007409]  
1
  • TASUniProtKB
Brain developmentdefinition[GO:0007420]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Negative regulation of neuron differentiationdefinition[GO:0045665]  
1
  • IMPUniProtKB
Nervous system developmentdefinition[GO:0007399]  
1
  • IMPUniProtKB
Neuron cell-cell adhesiondefinition[GO:0007158]  
1
  • TASUniProtKB
Neuron projection developmentdefinition[GO:0031175]  
  • ISSOrtholog Curator
Regulation of synaptic plasticitydefinition[GO:0048167]  
1
  • TASUniProtKB
 

Keywords

Biological process 
Cell adhesion  definition   [KW-0130]
Technical term 
Reference proteome  definition   [KW-1185]
 

Further external links

GeneWiki: CNTN4
GenomeRNAi: 152330
PRO: PR:Q8IWV2