EPG5 encodes the human gene, Ectopic P-granules autophagy protein 5 homolog (C. elegans). It may also be known as: Ectopic P granules protein 5 homolog; HEEW1; KIAA1632; VICIS; hEPG5. The encoded protein has an amino acid length of 2579 and a mass of 292.5 kDa. EPG5 is a member of the EPG5 family. Homologs of this gene exist in other organisms, including: Frog.