Gene Detail

Gene Symbol BLM
Synonyms BS | MGRISCE1 | RECQ2 | RECQL2 | RECQL3
Gene Description BLM, Bloom syndrome RecQ like helicase, is a DNA helicase that plays important roles in maintaining genomic integrity (PMID: 28232778). Loss of Blm protein function leads to Bloom's syndrome and increased cancer risk (PMID: 28232778).
Entrez Id 641
Chromosome 15
Map Location 15q26.1
Canonical Transcript NM_000057

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