Alpha-internexin (IPR027703)

Short name: Alpha-Inx

Family relationships


Alpha-internexin (INA) is a class-IV neuronal intermediate filament that is able to self-assemble. It is involved in the morphogenesis of neurons. INA is upregulated in some gliomas, particularly oligodendrogliomas [PMID: 19139367].

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0007399 nervous system development

Molecular Function

No terms assigned in this category.

Cellular Component

GO:0005883 neurofilament

Contributing signatures

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