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DIRC1  -  disrupted in renal carcinoma 1

Homo sapiens

Synonyms: Disrupted in renal cancer protein, Disrupted in renal carcinoma protein 1
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Disease relevance of DIRC1

  • Further studies will be required to determine if disruption of the DIRC1 gene contributed to development of the associated familial clear cell renal cancers [1].

High impact information on DIRC1


  1. The DIRC1 gene at chromosome 2q33 spans a familial RCC-associated t(2;3)(q33;q21) chromosome translocation. Druck, T., Podolski, J., Byrski, T., Wyrwicz, L., Zajaczek, S., Kata, G., Borowka, A., Lubinski, J., Huebner, K. J. Hum. Genet. (2001) [Pubmed]
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