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What is the official name of the FMO5 gene?
The official name of this gene is “flavin containing monooxygenase 5.”
FMO5 is the gene's official symbol. The FMO5 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 FMO5 gene?
How are changes in the FMO5 gene related to health conditions?
Where is the FMO5 gene located?
Cytogenetic Location: 1q21.1
Molecular Location on chromosome 1: base pairs 147,184,299 to 147,225,797
The FMO5 gene is located on the long (q) arm of chromosome 1 at position 21.1.
More precisely, the FMO5 gene is located from base pair 147,184,299 to base pair 147,225,797 on chromosome 1.
See How do geneticists indicate the location of a gene? in the Handbook.
Where can I find additional information about FMO5?
You may also be interested in these resources, which are designed for genetics professionals and researchers.
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 FMO5?
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.