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What is the official name of the ZIC1 gene?
The official name of this gene is “Zic family member 1.”
ZIC1 is the gene's official symbol. The ZIC1 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 ZIC1 gene?
How are changes in the ZIC1 gene related to health conditions?
Where is the ZIC1 gene located?
Cytogenetic Location: 3q24
Molecular Location on chromosome 3: base pairs 147,409,393 to 147,416,718
The ZIC1 gene is located on the long (q) arm of chromosome 3 at position 24.
More precisely, the ZIC1 gene is located from base pair 147,409,393 to base pair 147,416,718 on chromosome 3.
See How do geneticists indicate the location of a gene? in the Handbook.
Where can I find additional information about ZIC1?
You may also be interested in these resources, which are designed for genetics professionals and researchers.
What other names do people use for the ZIC1 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 ZIC1?
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.