Official Full Name
hepatitis B virus x interacting protein
This gene encodes a protein that specifically complexes with the C-terminus of hepatitis B virus X protein (HBx). The function of this protein is to negatively regulate HBx activity and thus to alter the replication life cycle of the virus.
HBXIP; hepatitis B virus x interacting protein; hepatitis B virus X-interacting protein; HBx interacting protein; hepatitis B virus x interacting protein (9.6kD); MGC71071; XIP; HBV X interacting protein; HBx-interacting protein; HBV X-interacting protein; hepatitis B virus x-interacting protein (9.6kD)