Official Full Name
lectin, mannose-binding 2
This gene encodes a type I transmembrane lectin that shuttles between the endoplasmic reticulum, the Golgi apparatus and the plasma membrane. The encoded protein binds high mannose type glycoproteins and may facilitate their sorting, trafficking and quality control.
LMAN2; lectin, mannose-binding 2; C5orf8, chromosome 5 open reading frame 8; vesicular integral-membrane protein VIP36; GP36B; VIP36; glycoprotein GP36b; vesicular integral protein of 36 kDa; vesicular integral-membrane protein 36; C5orf8; wu:fb16f04; zgc:158761