Immunogen sequence: VGCEDDQSLS KYEFVVTSGS PVAADRVGPT ILNKIEAALT NQNLSVDVVD QCLVCLKEEW MNKVKVLFKF TKVDSRPKED TQKLLSILGA SEEDNVKLLK FWMTGLSKTY KSHLMSTVR
Highest antigen sequence identity to the following orthologs: Mouse - 97%, Rat - 97%.
This gene encodes a mitochondrial protein that is characterized by a poly-proline rich region. A chicken homolog of this protein promotes mitochondrial fission and the mouse homolog protects cells from oxidative stress. A related pseudogene of this gene is found on chromosome X.
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Protein Aliases: BHD skin lesion fibrofolliculoma protein; Birt-Hogg-Dube syndrome protein; Folliculin
Gene Aliases: BHD; FLCL; FLCN
UniProt ID: (Human) Q8NFG4
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 201163