Gene Symbol: Cenpw
Description: centromere protein W
Alias: 2610036L11Rik, Cug2, centromere protein W, CENP-W, cancer-up-regulated gene 2 protein
- Lee S, Gang J, Jeon S, Choo S, Lee B, Kim Y, et al. Molecular cloning and functional analysis of a novel oncogene, cancer-upregulated gene 2 (CUG2). Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2007;360:633-9 pubmed..Cancer-upregulated gene 2 (CUG2) was identified as an expressed sequence tag (EST) that exhibits significant differential expression in multiple ..
- Geister K, Brinkmeier M, Cheung L, Wendt J, Oatley M, Burgess D, et al. LINE-1 Mediated Insertion into Poc1a (Protein of Centriole 1 A) Causes Growth Insufficiency and Male Infertility in Mice. PLoS Genet. 2015;11:e1005569 pubmed publisher..We determined that Poc1a, encoding protein of the centriole 1a, is disrupted by the insertion of a processed Cenpw cDNA, which is flanked by target site duplications, suggestive of a LINE-1 retrotransposon-mediated event...