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What is the official name of the EYA4 gene?
The official name of this gene is “EYA transcriptional coactivator and phosphatase 4.”
EYA4 is the gene's official symbol. The EYA4 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 EYA4 gene?
How are changes in the EYA4 gene related to health conditions?
Where is the EYA4 gene located?
Cytogenetic Location: 6q23
Molecular Location on chromosome 6: base pairs 133,241,335 to 133,532,120
(Homo sapiens Annotation Release 107, GRCh38.p2) (
The EYA4 gene is located on the long (q) arm of chromosome 6 at position 23.
More precisely, the EYA4 gene is located from base pair 133,241,335 to base pair 133,532,120 on chromosome 6.
See How do geneticists indicate the location of a gene? in the Handbook.
Where can I find additional information about EYA4?
You and your healthcare professional may find the following resources about EYA4 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 EYA4 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 EYA4?
alternative splicing ; apoptosis ; arrhythmia ; autosomal ; autosomal dominant ; cardiomyopathy ; dilated ; dilation ; DNA ; DNA damage ; DNA repair ; gene ; heart failure ; histone ; innate immunity ; isoforms ; locus ; oncogene ; phosphatase ; phosphorylation ; postlingual ; protein ; sensorineural ; sensorineural hearing loss ; splicing ; stress ; transcript ; transcription ; Tyr ; tyrosine
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.