Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 5 November 2015, last major update June 2005

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PubMed Search: Menin [title]

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Definition / General
Definition / General
  • Gene at 11q13; mutations cause MEN1 syndrome
  • May regulate transcription of multiple differentiation regulating genes
  • Menin mutations and allelic loss of 11q13 are also reported in sporadic carcinoid tumors and sporadic pancreatic endocrine tumors