Protein HEG (IPR028720)

Short name: HEG

Family relationships



Protein HEG (heart of glass) is a receptor component of the CCM (cerebral cavernous malformations) signaling pathway which is a crucial regulator of heart and vessel formation and integrity [PMID: 19151727]. It may act through the stabilisation of endothelial cell junctions [PMID: 14680629, PMID: 23007647].

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0007043 cell-cell junction assembly
GO:0007507 heart development

Molecular Function

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Cellular Component

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Contributing signatures

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