Gene symbol request

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Please add any relevant PMID(s), or if not yet published the relevant journal name and manuscript number.

The symbol must start with at least 1 letter. Symbols can be a mixture of letters and numbers but all letters must be UPPERCASE

Gene symbol is required

From sources such as ENA/GenBank, RefSeq and UniProt.

If your sequence(s) do not fit in the box provided, please send as an attachment to vgnc@genenames.org.

If your sequence(s) do not fit in the box provided, please send as an attachment to vgnc@genenames.org.

e.g. Enzyme ID.

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