Aliases for POLN Gene
External Ids for POLN Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for POLN Gene
This gene encodes a DNA polymerase type-A family member. The encoded protein plays a role in DNA repair and homologous recombination. This gene shares its 5' exons with some transcripts from overlapping GeneID: 79441, which encodes an augmentin-like protein complex subunit. [provided by RefSeq, Dec 2014]
GeneCards Summary for POLN Gene
POLN (DNA Polymerase Nu) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Fanconi anemia pathway and DNA Double-Strand Break Repair. GO annotations related to this gene include nucleic acid binding and cyclin binding. An important paralog of this gene is POLQ.