PTPRQ gene

protein tyrosine phosphatase, receptor type Q

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From NCBI Gene:

This locus encodes a member of the type III receptor-like protein-tyrosine phosphatase family. The encoded protein catalyzes the dephosphorylation of phosphotyrosine and phosphatidylinositol and plays roles in cellular proliferation and differentiation. Mutations at this locus have been linked to autosomal recessive deafness. [provided by RefSeq, Mar 2014]

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From NCBI Gene:

  • Deafness, autosomal recessive 84

Cytogenetic Location: 12q21.2, which is the long (q) arm of chromosome 12 at position 21.2

Molecular Location: base pairs 80,424,261 to 80,680,273 on chromosome 12 (Homo sapiens Annotation Release 108, GRCh38.p7) (NCBI)

Cytogenetic Location: 12q21.2, which is the long (q) arm of chromosome 12 at position 21.2
  • DFNB84
  • DFNB84A
  • PTPGMC1
  • R-PTP-Q