Gene Detail

Gene Symbol CDK8
Synonyms K35
Gene Description CDK8, cyclin-dependent kinase 8, encodes for a member of the mediator complex, which is involved in transcriptional regulation (PMID: 24043446). Overexpression and/or amplification of CDK8 has been associated with beta-catenin activity in colorectal cancer (PMID: 18794900).
Entrez Id 1024
Chromosome 13
Map Location 13q12.13
Canonical Transcript NM_001260


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