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What is the official name of the CHD1L gene?
The official name of this gene is “chromodomain helicase DNA binding protein 1-like.”
CHD1L is the gene's official symbol. The CHD1L 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 CHD1L gene?
How are changes in the CHD1L gene related to health conditions?
Where is the CHD1L gene located?
Cytogenetic Location: 1q12
Molecular Location on chromosome 1: base pairs 147,172,803 to 147,295,765
The CHD1L gene is located on the long (q) arm of chromosome 1 at position 12.
More precisely, the CHD1L gene is located from base pair 147,172,803 to base pair 147,295,765 on chromosome 1.
See How do geneticists indicate the location of a gene? in the Handbook.
Where can I find additional information about CHD1L?
You may also be interested in these resources, which are designed for genetics professionals and researchers.
What other names do people use for the CHD1L 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 CHD1L?
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.