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What is the official name of the CFL2 gene?
The official name of this gene is “cofilin 2 (muscle).”
CFL2 is the gene's official symbol. The CFL2 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 CFL2 gene?
How are changes in the CFL2 gene related to health conditions?
Where is the CFL2 gene located?
Cytogenetic Location: 14q12
Molecular Location on chromosome 14: base pairs 34,710,381 to 34,714,822
The CFL2 gene is located on the long (q) arm of chromosome 14 at position 12.
More precisely, the CFL2 gene is located from base pair 34,710,381 to base pair 34,714,822 on chromosome 14.
See How do geneticists indicate the location of a gene? in the Handbook.
Where can I find additional information about CFL2?
You and your healthcare professional may find the following resources about CFL2 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 CFL2 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 CFL2?
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.