Gene Detail

Gene Symbol WWTR1
Synonyms TAZ
Gene Description WWTR1, WW domain containing transcription regulator 1, is a transcriptional co-factor, which is associated with organ development and cell differentiation (PMID: 18227151). Elevated expression of WWTR1 has been observed in embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma (PMID: 27184972) and fusions with WWTR1 have been identified in epithelioid hemangioendothelioma and ossifying fibromyxoid tumors (PMID: 25961935, PMID: 27537276).
Entrez Id 25937
Chromosome 3
Map Location 3q25.1
Canonical Transcript NM_001168278


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