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Summary Expression Phenotypes Gene Literature (10) GO Terms (12) Nucleotides (133) Proteins (50) Interactants (147) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name: 
steroidogenic acute regulatory protein

( Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
MLN, STAR and related lipid-binding proteins

Protein Function :
Plays a key role in steroid hormone synthesis by enhancing the metabolism of cholesterol into pregnenolone. Mediates the transfer of cholesterol from the outer mitochondrial membrane to the inner mitoc...[+]

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Disease Ontology:
congenital adrenal hyperplasia

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Expression                  Development Stages                                               Embryonic Tissues                                                                Adult Tissues
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