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Gene Family: 7D cadherins

A subset of : Major cadherins

7D-cadherins: The striking common features of [7D-cadherins] are the seven extracellular cadherin repeats and the partial lack of the Ca2+-binding motifs at the interface between cadherin repeats 2 and 3. [Source: Wendeler et al., 2006]

Genes contained within the family: 2

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
CDH16 cadherin 16 16q22.1
CDH17 cadherin 17 HPT-1, cadherin 8q22.1

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