Aliases for MAGEA12 Gene
External Ids for MAGEA12 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for MAGEA12 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MAGEA12 Gene
This gene is closely related to several other genes clustered on chromosome X. These genes may be overexpressed in tumors. Multiple alternatively spliced variants encoding the same protein have been identified. [provided by RefSeq, Jun 2014]
GeneCards Summary for MAGEA12 Gene
MAGEA12 (MAGE Family Member A12) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is MAGEA2B.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MAGEA12 Gene
Not known, though may play a role tumor transformation or progression. In vitro promotes cell viability in melanoma cell lines.