Gene Detail


Missing content? – Request curation!

Request curation for specific Genes, Variants, or PubMed publications.

Have questions, comments, or suggestions? - Let us know!

Email us at :

Gene Symbol ATRX
Synonyms JMS | MRX52 | RAD54 | RAD54L | XH2 | XNP | ZNF-HX
Gene Description ATRX, ATRX chromatin remodeler, is in the SWI/SNF family of chromatin remodeling proteins and plays a role in DNA repair and telomere length (PMID: 36894374). ATRX loss and mutations have been identified in a high percentage of tumor types including glioma (PMID: 23249563; PMID: 26936505, PMID: 31908895) and copy number loss has also been observed in pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PMID: 30081149) and ovarian ependymomas (PMID: 29944970).
Additional content available in CKB BOOST