Aliases for MUC12 Gene
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Previous HGNC Symbols for MUC12 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for MUC12 Gene
GeneCards Summary for MUC12 Gene
MUC12 (Mucin 12, Cell Surface Associated) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with MUC12 include colorectal cancer. Among its related pathways are Diseases associated with O-glycosylation of proteins and Defective GALNT12 causes colorectal cancer 1 (CRCS1). An important paralog of this gene is MUC17.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for MUC12 Gene
Involved in epithelial cell protection, adhesion modulation, and signaling. May be involved in epithelial cell growth regulation. Stimulated by both cytokine TNF-alpha and TGF-beta in intestinal epithelium.