tenascin R

ENTREZID: 7143 | Type: NA | Map: 1q25.1

OMIM: 300335

Summary Entrez
This gene encodes a member of the tenascin family of extracellular matrix glycoproteins. The encoded protein is restricted to the central nervous system. The protein may play a role in neurite outgrowth, neural cell adhesion and modulation of sodium channel function. It is a constituent of perineuronal nets. [provided by RefSeq, Aug 2013]