Genes

GPHN

Gephyrin (GPHN) is a gene that encodes a protein that functions as a neuronal assembly protein. The protein anchors inhibitory neurotransmitter receptors to the postsynaptic cytoskeleton. The protein is also important for molybdenum cofactor biosynthesis. Fusions, missense mutations, and nonsense mutations are observed in cancers such as intestinal cancer, liver cancer, and ovarian cancer.

Modified: July 1, 2015

Disclaimer: The information presented at padiracinnovation.org is compiled from sources believed to be reliable. Extensive efforts have been made to make this information as accurate and as up-to-date as possible. However, the accuracy and completeness of this information cannot be guaranteed. Despite our best efforts, this information may contain typographical errors and omissions. The contents are to be used only as a guide, and health care providers should employ sound clinical judgment in interpreting this information for individual patient care.