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General information
Gene symbol RET
Gene name ret proto-oncogene
Chromosome 10
Chromosomal band q11.2
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_007489.1
Transcript reference NM_020975.4
Exon/intron information NM_020975.4 exon/intron table
Associated with diseases CCHS, HSCR1, MEN-2A, MEN-2B, MTC, pheochromocytoma, RHDA-1
Citation reference(s) -
Refseq URL Genomic reference sequence
Curators (2) Angelo Minucci and Lucie Evenepoel
Total number of public variants reported 169
Unique public DNA variants reported 104
Individuals with public variants 265
Hidden variants 2
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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 April 29, 2010
Date last updated September 15, 2020
Version RET:200915

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_020975.4.
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 Orphanet
HGNC 9967
Entrez Gene 5979
PubMed articles RET
OMIM - Gene 164761
OMIM - Diseases CCHS (syndrome, hypoventilation, central, congenital (CCHS, Haddad syndrome, Ondine-Hirschsprung disease))
HSCR1 (Hirschsprung disease, type 1 (HSCR1))
MEN-2A (neoplasia, endocrine, multiple, type II1 (MEN-2A))
MEN-2B (neoplasia, endocrine, multiple, type IIb (MEN-2B))
MTC (carcinoma, thyroid, medullary, familial (MTC))
RHDA-1 (hypodysplasia/aplasia, renal, type 1 (RHDA-1))
GeneCards RET
GeneTests RET

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00017640 10 transcript variant 2 NM_020975.4 NP_066124.1 169

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