Aliases for FANCB Gene
External Ids for FANCB Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for FANCB Gene
This gene encodes a member of the Fanconi anemia complementation group B. This protein is assembled into a nucleoprotein complex that is involved in the repair of DNA lesions. Mutations in this gene can cause chromosome instability and VACTERL syndrome with hydrocephalus. [provided by RefSeq, Apr 2016]
GeneCards Summary for FANCB Gene
FANCB (FA Complementation Group B) is a Protein Coding gene. Diseases associated with FANCB include Fanconi Anemia, Complementation Group B and Fanconi Anemia, Complementation Group A. Among its related pathways are DNA Double-Strand Break Repair and Fanconi anemia pathway.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Summary for FANCB Gene
DNA repair protein required for FANCD2 ubiquitination.