Placenta-specific protein 1 (IPR033220)

Short name: PLAC1

Overlapping homologous superfamilies


Family relationships

  • PLAC1 family (IPR033222)
    • Placenta-specific protein 1 (IPR033220)


PLAC1 (placenta-specific 1) an X-linked gene whose expression is limited primarily to the placenta [PMID: 10995572, PMID: 12412044]. It is essential for normal placental and embryonic development [PMID: 22729990]. PLAC1 is also expressed by a wide variety of human cancers [PMID: 17983203, PMID: 20509147].

GO terms

Biological Process

GO:0001890 placenta development

Molecular Function

No terms assigned in this category.

Cellular Component

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Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.