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Gene Symbol DLG5
Synonyms LP-DLG | P-DLG5 | PDLG
Gene Description DLG5, discs large MAGUK scaffold protein 5, encodes for a scaffolding protein, which is involved in epithelial cell structure and extracellular signaling (PMID: 24910533). Decreased expression of DLG5 has been associated with the proliferation and migration of cancer cells (PMID: 24910533, PMID: 31787846) and a DLG5-RET has been identified in papillary thyroid carcinoma (PMID: 28634282).
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