Gene Detail

Gene Symbol MYC
Synonyms bHLHe39 | c-Myc | MRTL | MYCC
Gene Description MYC, MYC proto-oncogene, bHLH transcription factor, is a transcription factor that regulates expression of genes involved in cell cycle progression, apoptosis, and cellular transformation (PMID: 25038584). Amplification of MYC is commonly observed in human cancers (PMID: 28587062).
Entrez Id 4609
Chromosome 8
Map Location 8q24.21
Canonical Transcript NM_002467


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