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General information
Gene symbol MET
Gene name met proto-oncogene (hepatocyte growth factor receptor)
Chromosome 7
Chromosomal band q31
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference LRG_662
Transcript reference NM_001127500.1
Exon/intron information NM_001127500.1 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases cancer, liver, DFNB-97, OSFD, RCCP-1
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (1) Global Variome, with Curator vacancy
Total number of public variants reported 313
Unique public DNA variants reported 238
Individuals with public variants 269
Hidden variants 10
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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 May 03, 2013
Date last updated May 05, 2021
Version MET:210505

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_001127500.1.
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
HGNC 7029
Entrez Gene 4233
PubMed articles MET
OMIM - Gene 164860
OMIM - Diseases cancer, liver (cancer, hepatocellular)
DFNB-97 (deafness, autosomal recessive, type 97 (DFNB-97))
OSFD (dysplasia, osteofibrous, susceptibility to (OSFD))
RCCP-1 (carcinoma, renal cell, papillary, type 1 (RCCP-1))
GeneCards MET
GeneTests MET
Orphanet MET

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00023884 7 transcript variant 1 NM_001127500.1 NP_001120972.1 313

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