Subcategory (RNA class) for CCAT2 Gene
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Aliases for CCAT2 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for CCAT2 Gene
This gene produces a long non-coding RNA that is upregulated in colon cancer and other cancers. This transcript promotes cell proliferation and suppresses apoptosis. It negatively regulates the biogenesis of microRNA 145. [provided by RefSeq, Dec 2017]
GeneCards Summary for CCAT2 Gene
CCAT2 (Colon Cancer Associated Transcript 2) is an RNA Gene, and is affiliated with the lncRNA class. Diseases associated with CCAT2 include Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma and Ovarian Epithelial Cancer.