Synonyms: Janusin,MGC149328,Restrictin,Tenascin R (restrictin,janusin),Tenascin-R,TENR,TN-R,Tnr
Background: This gene encodes a member of the tenascin family of extracellular matrix glycoproteins. The encoded protein is restricted to the central nervous system. The protein may play a role in neurite outgrowth, neural cell adhesion and modulation of sodium channel function. It is a constituent of perineuronal nets.