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CNTN1 contactin 1

Gene ID: 1272, updated on 21-Dec-2019
Also known as: F3; GP135; MYPCN

Summary

The protein encoded by this gene is a member of the immunoglobulin superfamily. It is a glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI)-anchored neuronal membrane protein that functions as a cell adhesion molecule. It may play a role in the formation of axon connections in the developing nervous system. Multiple alternatively spliced transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Dec 2011]

Associated conditions

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DescriptionTests
Myopathy, congenital, compton-north
MedGen: C2675527OMIM: 612540GeneReviews: Not available
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Genomic context

Location:
12q12
Sequence:
Chromosome: 12; NC_000012.12 (40692429..41072415)
Total number of exons:
29

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