Genes

CDX2

Caudal type homeobox 2 (CDX2) is a gene that encodes a transcription factor protein that regulates intestine specific genes involved in cell growth and differentiation. The protein is also involved in embryonic development of the intestinal tract. Fusions, missense mutations, nonsense mutations, silent mutations, and frameshift deletions are observed in cancers such as endometrial cancer, intestinal cancer, and stomach cancer.

Modified: July 1, 2015

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