Gene Detail

Gene Symbol NQO1
Synonyms DHQU | DIA4 | DTD | NMOR1 | NMORI | QR1
Gene Description NQO1, NAD(P)H quinone dehydrogenase 1, encodes a flavoprotein that plays a role in the catalyzation and detoxification of quinones to hydroquinones via a two electron reduction (PMID: 11309386). Overexpression of NQO1 has been observed in a variety of cancers including lung, uterine, and pancreas (PMID: 25885439).
Entrez Id 1728
Chromosome 16
Map Location 16q22.1
Canonical Transcript NM_000903


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