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Variants associated with Fanconi anemia
A Fanconi anemia mutation database.
General information
Gene symbol PALB2
Gene name partner and localizer of BRCA2
Chromosome 16
Chromosomal band p12.1
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_007406.1
Transcript reference NM_024675.3
Exon/intron information NM_024675.3 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases cancer, breast, FANCN, PNCA3
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (1) Marc Tischkowitz
Total number of public variants reported 2970
Unique public DNA variants reported 1341
Individuals with public variants 19467
Hidden variants 9
Notes Reference sequence NG_007406.1 is identical to LRG_308
Variants associated with Fanconi anemia.
We gratefully acknowledge the efforts of Arleen Auerbach curating the variant linked to Fanconi Anemia (until end 2019).
Date created October 08, 2007
Date last updated November 27, 2023
Version PALB2:231127

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_024675.3.
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
External URL Fanconi anemia mutation databases homepage (Rockefeller University)
The PALB2 interest group
HGNC 26144
Entrez Gene 79728
PubMed articles PALB2
OMIM - Gene 610355
OMIM - Diseases cancer, breast (cancer, breast, susceptibility)
FANCN (Fanconi anemia, complementation group N (FANCN))
PNCA3 (cancer, pancreatic, susceptibility to, type 3 (PNCA-3))
GeneCards PALB2
GeneTests PALB2
Orphanet PALB2

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00015623 16 partner and localizer of BRCA2 NM_024675.3 NP_078951.2 2970

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