Gene Detail

Gene Symbol CHGA
Synonyms CGA
Gene Description CHGA, chromogranin A, is a member of the granin protein family expressed by neuroendocrine cells, which is cleaved into multiple peptides, and plays a role in formation of secretory granules, endothelial barrier function, and calcium homeostasis (PMID: 24671122, PMID: 22388654). CHGA level is a biomarker for neuroendocrine tumors (PMID: 24671122, PMID: 22388654).
Entrez Id 1113
Chromosome 14
Map Location 14q32.12
Canonical Transcript NM_001275


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