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Gene Symbol TRPV6
Synonyms ABP/ZF | CAT1 | CATL | ECAC2 | HRPTTN | HSA277909 | LP6728 | ZFAB
Gene Description TRPV6, transient receptor potential cation channel subfamily V member 6, is a member of the TRPV (vanilloid) subfamily of transient receptor (TRP) channels that forms a calcium sensitive ion channel and plays a role in calcium homeostasis (PMID: 28501141). Overexpression of Trpv6 has been observed in ovarian, (PMID: 30210643), pancreatic (PMID: 29344675), prostate (PMID: 24704446), and breast cancer (PMID: 28008282), where it may increase cell proliferation in a calcium-dependent manner (PMID: 28501141).
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