Gene Detail

Gene Symbol PALB2
Synonyms FANCN | PNCA3
Gene Description PALB2, partner and localizer of BRCA2, recruits Brca2 and Rad51 to repair DNA through homologous recombination (PMID: 24998779). PALB2 loss of function mutations have been linked to hereditary breast cancer (PMID: 25135369).
Entrez Id 79728
Chromosome 16
Map Location 16p12.2
Canonical Transcript NM_024675


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