Chromosome Y

Genes Linked with Cancer (2)

How to use this data table Click on the gene name for detailed information. Type in the Search box e.g. 'germline' or 'Breast Cancer' to search within Chromosome Y; or Sort by clicking on a column heading e.g. 'Gene'.

Gene Location Aliases Abnormalities Implicated in
-Prostate Cancer
TSPY1 Yp11.2 CT78, TSPY, DYS14, pJA923-Gonadoblastoma

Structural Abnormalities

Selected list of common recurrent structural abnormalities - Chromosome Y:

Abnormality Type Gene(s)
Chromosome Y Loss in Bladder CancerLoss

This is a highly selective list aiming to capture structural abnormalies which are frequesnt and/or significant in relation to diagnosis, prognosis, and/or characterising specific cancers. For a much more extensive list see the Mitelman Database of Chromosome Aberrations and Gene Fusions in Cancer.

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