Gene Detail

Gene Symbol POU5F1
Synonyms Oct-3 | Oct-4 | OCT3 | OCT4 | OTF-3 | OTF3 | OTF4
Gene Description POU5F1, POU domain, class 5, transcription factor 1, is a transcription factor involved in development and stem cell pluripotency (PMID: 18338330). POU5F1 fusions have been observed with EWSR1 in soft tissue tumors (PMID: 18338330, PMID: 21962892) and high expression of Pou5f1 has been associated with poor prognosis in colorectal cancer (PMID: 29488015).
Entrez Id 5460
Chromosome 6
Map Location 6p21.33
Canonical Transcript NM_002701


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