Genes

RAD21

RAD21 homolog (RAD21) is a gene that encodes a protein that functions to repair DNA double-strand breaks. The protein also plays a role in chromatid adhesion during mitosis. Missense mutations, nonsense mutations, silent mutations, and frameshift deletions and insertions are observed in cancers such as endometrial cancer, intestinal cancer, and skin cancer.

Modified: July 1, 2015

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