myelination in peripheral nervous system Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description The process in which neuronal axons and dendrites become coated with a segmented lipid-rich sheath (myelin) to enable faster and more energetically efficient conduction of electrical impulses. The sheath is formed by the cell membranes of Schwann cells in the peripheral nervous system. Adjacent myelin segments are separated by a non-myelinated stretch of axon called a node of Ranvier. (Gene Ontology, GO_0022011)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0022011
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13 genes participating in the myelination in peripheral nervous system biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
ADAM22 ADAM metallopeptidase domain 22
ARHGEF10 Rho guanine nucleotide exchange factor (GEF) 10
DAG1 dystroglycan 1 (dystrophin-associated glycoprotein 1)
ILK integrin-linked kinase
LAMA2 laminin, alpha 2
LGI4 leucine-rich repeat LGI family, member 4
MYOC myocilin, trabecular meshwork inducible glucocorticoid response
NF1 neurofibromin 1
PARD3 par-3 family cell polarity regulator
POU3F1 POU class 3 homeobox 1
POU3F2 POU class 3 homeobox 2
SIRT2 sirtuin 2
SKI SKI proto-oncogene