CRYA1 a major structural protein of the eye lens. A member of the small heat shock protein (sHSP, also known as the HSP20) family. Alpha-A is preferentially restricted to the lens. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Chaperone; Heat shock protein
Cellular Component: 
Reference #:  P02493 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: alpha crystallin A chain; Alpha-crystallin A chain; CRAA; CRYAA; crystallin, alpha A
Gene Symbols: CRYAA
Molecular weight: 19,837 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 5.78  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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Cross-references to other databases:  STRING  |  Pfam  |  Phospho.ELM  |  NetworKIN  |  UniProtKB  |  Entrez-Gene  |  GenPept