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VAPB VAMP associated protein B and C

Gene ID: 9217, updated on 3-Mar-2019
Also known as: ALS8; VAP-B; VAMP-B


The protein encoded by this gene is a type IV membrane protein found in plasma and intracellular vesicle membranes. The encoded protein is found as a homodimer and as a heterodimer with VAPA. This protein also can interact with VAMP1 and VAMP2 and may be involved in vesicle trafficking. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]

Genomic context

Chromosome: 20; NC_000020.11 (58389119..58451101)
Total number of exons:


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