GFAP gene homepage

General information
Gene symbol GFAP
Gene name glial fibrillary acidic protein
Chromosome 17
Chromosomal band q21
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NC_000017.10
Transcript reference NM_002055.4
Associated with diseases ALXDRD, FTLD
Citation reference(s) -
Curators (1) Y Yang
Total number of public variants reported 109
Unique public DNA variants reported 89
Individuals with public variants 109
Hidden variants 0
Date created November 27, 2014
Date last updated May 18, 2017
Version GFAP:170518

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Links to other resources
HGNC 4235
Entrez Gene 2670
PubMed articles GFAP
OMIM - Gene 137780
OMIM - Diseases ALXDRD (Alexander Disease)
FTLD (Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration)
GeneCards GFAP
GeneTests GFAP

Active transcripts




NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

00000001 17 transcript variant 1 NM_002055.4 NP_002046.1 109

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