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FAM83H

Basics

Aliases:
This biomarker is also known as:
  • protein FAM83H,
  • family with sequence similarity 83, member H,
  • FAM83H variant 1,
  • FLJ46072,
  • Q6ZRV2,
  • AI3,

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Description…

FAM83H is a member of the FAM83 family and plays an important role in the structural development and calcification of tooth enamel. Defects in this gene are a cause of amelogenesis imperfecta type 3 (AI3). Lack of a recognizable signal peptide indicates that the protein functions within the cell. It is expressed in the tooth follicle.

Attributes

QA State: Curated
Type: Protein
Short Name:

Datasets

There are no datasets associated with this biomarker.

Organs

The following organs have data associated with this biomarker…

Ovary

Attributes

Phase: Two
QA State: Under Review

Overview

FAM83H (FLJ46072) exhibited higher expression in ovarian cancer relative to normal tissues. The expression data is based on whole tissue analysis.

Performance Comment

FAM83H (FLJ46072) was one of 13 genes out of 50 selected for further validation in PMID:21617380. Average expression of FAM83H was significantly higher in epithelial ovarian cancer tumors than any other normal tissue tested.

Studies

This biomarker is currently being annotated or is under review. You must be logged in or do not have permission to view any additional information. Contact Heather Kincaid at heather.kincaid@jpl.nasa.gov if you should have access to this biomarker.

News

The final report of the 2013 Cancer Biomarkers Bioinformatics Workshop is now available.

Announcement 06/26/2014


Please click here to register for the 9th EDRN Scientific Workshop from September 8-10, 2014, in Bethesda, Maryland. The meeting registration page also has agendas and hotel reservation information.
Announcement 06/05/2014


Funding Opportunity Available

Both RFAs for Molecular and Cellular Characterization of Screen-Detected Lesions have been published.

RFA-CA-14-010.html

and

RFA-CA-14-011.html