AMELY - Amelogenin, Y isoform - human protein (Function)
 
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AMELY »  Amelogenin, Y isoform
 
Gene name:  AMELY
Family name: Amelogenin
Entry whose protein(s) existence is based on evidence at transcript level
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Overview 
Plays a role in biomineralization. Seems to regulate the formation of crystallites during the secretory stage of tooth enamel development. Thought to play a major role in the structural organization and mineralization of developing enamel.  
  • CuratedUniProtKB
GO molecular function 
Structural constituent of tooth enameldefinition[GO:0030345]  
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  • IDABHF-UCL
GO biological process 
Biomineral tissue developmentdefinition[GO:0031214]  
  • IEAUniProtKB KW
 

Keywords

Biological process 
Biomineralization  definition   [KW-0091]
Technical term 
Reference proteome  definition   [KW-1185]
 

Further external links

GeneWiki: AMELY
GenomeRNAi: 266
PRO: PR:Q99218