Aliases for XAGE5 Gene
External Ids for XAGE5 Gene
Previous Symbols for XAGE5 Gene
This gene is a member of the XAGE subfamily, which belongs to the GAGE family. The GAGE genes are expressed in a variety of tumors and in some fetal and reproductive tissues. The protein encoded by this gene shares a sequence similarity with other GAGE/PAGE proteins. Because of the expression pattern and the sequence similarity, this protein also belongs to a family of CT (cancer-testis) antigens. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
GeneCards Summary for XAGE5 Gene
XAGE5 (X Antigen Family, Member 5) is a Protein Coding gene. An important paralog of this gene is XAGE2.