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General information
Gene symbol FLCN
Gene name folliculin
Chromosome 17
Chromosomal band p11.2
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference LRG_325
Transcript reference NM_144997.5
Exon/intron information NM_144997.5 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases BHDS, CRC, RCC, pneumothorax, primary spontaneous
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (1) Derek Lim
Total number of public variants reported 817
Unique public DNA variants reported 321
Individuals with public variants 1232
Hidden variants 3
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Notes Establishment of this gene variant database (LSDB) was supported by the Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC), Leiden, Nederland.
Date created March 03, 2009
Date last updated May 13, 2021
Version FLCN:210513

Graphical displays and utilities
Graphs Graphs displaying summary information of all variants in the database »
Reading frame checker The Reading-frame checker generates a prediction of the effect of whole-exon changes. Active for: NM_144997.5.
UCSC Genome Browser Show variants in the UCSC Genome Browser (full view, compact view)
Ensembl Genome Browser Show variants in the Ensembl Genome Browser (full view, compact view)
NCBI Sequence Viewer Show distribution histogram of variants in the NCBI Sequence Viewer

Links to other resources
Homepage URL http://www.LOVD.nl/FLCN
External URL European Birt-Hogg-Dube Consortium
HGNC 27310
Entrez Gene 201163
PubMed articles FLCN
OMIM - Gene 607273
OMIM - Diseases BHDS (Birt-Hogg-Dube syndrome (BHDS, multiple fibrofolliculomas))
CRC (cancer, colorectal (CRC))
RCC (carcinoma, renal cell, nonpapillary (RCC))
pneumothorax, primary spontaneous
HGMD FLCN
GeneCards FLCN
GeneTests FLCN
Orphanet FLCN


Active transcripts


ID     

Chr     

Name     

NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

DescendingVariants     
00023857 17 transcript variant 1 NM_144997.5 NP_659434.2 817


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