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Symbol DDC contributors: mct/npt - updated : 21-04-2010
HGNC name dopa decarboxylase (aromatic L-amino acid decarboxylase)
HGNC id 2719
ASSOCIATED DISORDERS
corresponding disease(s) DDC
Other morbid association(s)
TypeGene ModificationChromosome rearrangementProtein expressionProtein Function
tumoral     --over  
at the mRNA level, in the specimens from prostate cancer patients, in comparison to those from benign prostate hyperplasia patients (Avgeris 2008)
Susceptibility to nicotine dependence
Variant & Polymorphism other poymorphism increasing the risk of nicotine dependence
Candidate gene potential of DDC expression, at the mRNA level, as a novel biomarker in prostate cancer (Avgeris 2008)
Marker
Therapy target
ANIMAL & CELL MODELS