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What is the official name of the RASGRP1 gene?
The official name of this gene is “RAS guanyl releasing protein 1 (calcium and DAG-regulated).”
RASGRP1 is the gene's official symbol. The RASGRP1 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 RASGRP1 gene?
How are changes in the RASGRP1 gene related to health conditions?
Where is the RASGRP1 gene located?
Cytogenetic Location: 15q14
Molecular Location on chromosome 15: base pairs 38,488,100 to 38,564,805
The RASGRP1 gene is located on the long (q) arm of chromosome 15 at position 14.
More precisely, the RASGRP1 gene is located from base pair 38,488,100 to base pair 38,564,805 on chromosome 15.
See How do geneticists indicate the location of a gene? in the Handbook.
Where can I find additional information about RASGRP1?
You may also be interested in these resources, which are designed for genetics professionals and researchers.
What other names do people use for the RASGRP1 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 RASGRP1?
autoimmune ; autoimmunity ; B-cells ; bone marrow ; calcium ; cell ; chronic ; connective tissue ; cytokine ; differentiation ; domain ; erythrocyte ; etiology ; gene ; GTP ; guanine ; homeostasis ; isoforms ; kinase ; lupus ; lymphocyte ; nucleotide ; protein ; secretion ; SLE ; susceptibility ; systemic lupus ; systemic lupus erythematosus ; T-cells ; tissue ; T-lymphocyte ; transcript
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.