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What is the official name of the TMEM43 gene?
The official name of this gene is “transmembrane protein 43.”
TMEM43 is the gene's official symbol. The TMEM43 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 TMEM43 gene?
How are changes in the TMEM43 gene related to health conditions?
Where is the TMEM43 gene located?
Cytogenetic Location: 3p25.1
Molecular Location on chromosome 3: base pairs 14,124,939 to 14,143,679
The TMEM43 gene is located on the short (p) arm of chromosome 3 at position 25.1.
More precisely, the TMEM43 gene is located from base pair 14,124,939 to base pair 14,143,679 on chromosome 3.
See How do geneticists indicate the location of a gene? in the Handbook.
Where can I find additional information about TMEM43?
You and your healthcare professional may find the following resources about TMEM43 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 TMEM43 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 TMEM43?
atrophy ; autosomal ; autosomal dominant ; cardiac ; cardiomyopathy ; congenital ; degenerative ; dysplasia ; familial ; gene ; heart failure ; inherited ; muscular dystrophy ; myocardial ; myocardium ; nervous system ; nuclear envelope ; nuclear membrane ; protein ; supraventricular ; tachycardia ; tissue ; transcription ; transcription factor ; ventricle
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.