CACNG2(redirected from MGC138502)
CACNG2A gene on chromosome 22q13.1 that encodes a gamma subunit of a voltage-dependent calcium channel, which regulates AMPA-selective glutamate receptor (AMPAR) trafficking and gating. It promotes
AMPAR targeting to the cell membrane and synapses, and it modulates their gating properties by slowing their activation, deactivation and desensitisation.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.