CDH18 Cadherins are calcium-dependent cell adhesion proteins. They preferentially interact with themselves in a homophilic manner in connecting cells; cadherins may thus contribute to the sorting of heterogeneous cell types. 2 isoforms of the human protein are produced by alternative splicing. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Cell adhesion; Membrane protein, integral
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 15|15 A2
Cellular Component:  catenin complex; cell surface; cell-cell adherens junction; plasma membrane
Molecular Function:  cadherin binding; calcium ion binding; cytoskeletal protein binding; protein homodimerization activity
Biological Process:  calcium-dependent cell-cell adhesion via plasma membrane cell adhesion molecules; cell morphogenesis; cell-cell adhesion mediated by cadherin; homophilic cell adhesion; intercellular junction assembly; multicellular organism development
Reference #:  E9Q9Q6 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: B230220E17Rik; cadherin 14-like; Cadherin 18; Cdh14l; Cdh18; EY-cadherin
Gene Symbols: Cdh18
Molecular weight: 87,938 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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CDH18

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Cross-references to other databases:  STRING  |  Reactome  |  BioGPS  |  Pfam  |  Phospho.ELM  |  NetworKIN  |  UniProtKB  |  Entrez-Gene  |  GenPept  |  Ensembl Gene  |  Ensembl Protein