MMAC1


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AcronymDefinition
MMAC1Mutated in Multiple Advanced Cancers 1
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5-prime RACE has been used extensively by Myriad and made significant contributions to the discovery of important disease genes such as the MMAC1 cancer gene and the CHD1 heart disease gene.
The newly discovered gene, named MMAC1 or PTEN, is one of the first to be implicated in brain cancer-in this instance, an uncommon killer known as glioblastoma multiforme.
Identification of a candidate tumour suppressor gene, MMAC1, at chromosome 10g23.3 that is mutated in multiple advanced cancers.