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What is the official name of the UQCRB gene?
The official name of this gene is “ubiquinol-cytochrome c reductase binding protein.”
UQCRB is the gene's official symbol. The UQCRB 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 UQCRB gene?
How are changes in the UQCRB gene related to health conditions?
Where is the UQCRB gene located?
Cytogenetic Location: 8q22
Molecular Location on chromosome 8: base pairs 96,226,675 to 96,235,633
The UQCRB gene is located on the long (q) arm of chromosome 8 at position 22.
More precisely, the UQCRB gene is located from base pair 96,226,675 to base pair 96,235,633 on chromosome 8.
See How do geneticists indicate the location of a gene? in the Handbook.
Where can I find additional information about UQCRB?
You and your healthcare professional may find the following resources about UQCRB 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 UQCRB 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 UQCRB?
angiogenesis ; ataxia ; deficiency ; encephalopathy ; failure to thrive ; gene ; hypoxia ; oxidoreductase ; oxygen ; phenotype ; protein ; proton ; psychomotor ; reactive oxygen species ; renal ; respiratory ; subunit ; transcript ; ubiquinone
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.