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What is the official name of the C2orf71 gene?
The official name of this gene is “chromosome 2 open reading frame 71.”
C2orf71 is the gene's official symbol. The C2orf71 gene is also known by other names, listed below.
Read more about gene names and symbols on the About page.
What is the normal function of the C2orf71 gene?
How are changes in the C2orf71 gene related to health conditions?
Where is the C2orf71 gene located?
Cytogenetic Location: 2p23.2
Molecular Location on chromosome 2: base pairs 29,061,689 to 29,074,260
The C2orf71 gene is located on the short (p) arm of chromosome 2 at position 23.2.
More precisely, the C2orf71 gene is located from base pair 29,061,689 to base pair 29,074,260 on chromosome 2.
See How do geneticists indicate the location of a gene? in the Handbook.
Where can I find additional information about C2orf71?
You and your healthcare professional may find the following resources about C2orf71 helpful.
You may also be interested in these resources, which are designed for genetics professionals and researchers.
What other names do people use for the C2orf71 gene or gene products?
See How are genetic conditions and genes named? in the Handbook.
Where can I find general information about genes?
The Handbook provides basic information about genetics in clear language.
These links provide additional genetics resources that may be useful.
What glossary definitions help with understanding C2orf71?
You may find definitions for these and many other terms in the Genetics Home Reference Glossary.
See also Understanding Medical Terminology.
The resources on this site should not be used as a substitute for professional medical care or advice. Users seeking information about a personal genetic disease, syndrome, or condition should consult with a qualified healthcare professional. See How can I find a genetics professional in my area? in the Handbook.