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CDKN2A/p16INK4a is a gene that codes for a widely expressed protein with four isoforms, measuring 156, 105, 116, and 167 amino acids in length with weights of approximately 17, 11, 12, and 18 kDa respectively. CDKN2A/p16INK4a functions as a negative regulator of the proliferation of cells, which then allows them to interact with cyclins D and to phosphorylate the retinoblastoma protein. Current studies are being done on several diseases and disorders related to this gene including Li-Fraumeni syndrome, malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor, blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell, acth-secreting pituitary adenoma, recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa, marginal zone b-cell lymphoma, adult astrocytic tumor, melanoma, and squamous cell carcinoma. CDKN2A/p16INK4a has also been shown to have interactions with MDM2, ZNF420, EGR1, MYCN, and CDK6 in pathways such as the cell cycle, p53 signaling, mitochondrial apoptosis, HIF-1 Alpha, CRHR, pancreatic cancer, and glioma pathways.
|Product By Gene ID
- cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor 2A
- cell cycle negative regulator beta
- CDK4 inhibitor p16-INK4
- Multiple tumor suppressor 1
- Cyclin-dependent kinase 4 inhibitor A
- cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor 2A (melanoma, p16, inhibits CDK4)
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