Podocalyxin (IPR017403)

Short name: PODXL

Family relationships


Podocalyxin is involved in the regulation of both adhesion and cell morphology and cancer progression. It functions as an anti-adhesive molecule that maintains an open filtration pathway between neighbouring foot processes in the podocyte by charge repulsion [PMID: 18456258, PMID: 17616675].

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0016477 cell migration
GO:0022407 regulation of cell-cell adhesion

Molecular Function

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Cellular Component

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Contributing signatures

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