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Gene Symbol H2BC5
Synonyms dJ221C16.6 | H2B.1B | H2B/a | H2B/b | H2B/g | H2B/h | H2B/k | H2B/l | H2BFA | H2BFB | H2BFG | H2BFH | H2BFK | H2BFL | HIRIP2 | HIST1H2BC | HIST1H2BD | HIST1H2BE | HIST1H2BF | HIST1H2BG | HIST1H2BI
Gene Description H2BC5, H2B clustered histone 5, is a member of the histone H2B family of proteins with limited characterization that may play a role in nucleosome assembly and cellular differentiation (PMID: 23717473). Overexpression of H2BC5 has been demonstrated in various cancers, including hepatocellular carcinoma, retinoblastoma, B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia (PMID: 20621981), and is associated with survival in cervical squamous cell carcinoma (PMID: 29184082).


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