Gene Detail

Gene Symbol MUC16
Synonyms CA125
Gene Description MUC16, mucin 16, cell surface associated, is a high molecular weight transmembrane glycoprotein expressed by epithelial cells for protection and lubrication (PMID: 25002120). Dysregulation of Muc16 expression is associated with ovarian, pancreatic, and breast cancer (PMID: 25002120).
Entrez Id 94025
Chromosome 19
Map Location 19p13.2
Canonical Transcript NM_024690


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