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General information
Gene symbol MUC5B
Gene name mucin 5B, oligomeric mucus/gel-forming
Chromosome 11
Chromosomal band p15.5
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_031880.1
Transcript reference NM_002458.2
Associated with diseases IPF
Citation reference(s) -
Curators (1) Global Variome, with Curator vacancy
Total number of public variants reported 123
Unique public DNA variants reported 123
Individuals with public variants 386
Hidden variants 40
Date created May 03, 2013
Date last updated February 08, 2021
Version MUC5B:210208

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NCBI Sequence Viewer Show distribution histogram of variants in the NCBI Sequence Viewer

Links to other resources
HGNC 7516
Entrez Gene 727897
PubMed articles MUC5B
OMIM - Gene 600770
OMIM - Diseases IPF (fibrosis, pulmonary, idiopathic (IPF))
Orphanet MUC5B

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00014073 11 mucin 5B, oligomeric mucus/gel-forming NM_002458.2 NP_002449.2 123

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