Selected-GenAtlas references SOURCE GeneCards NCBI Gene Swiss-Prot Ensembl
HGNC UniGene Nucleotide OMIM UCSC
Home Page
FLASH GENE
Symbol AMFR contributors: mct/npt - updated : 30-12-2015
HGNC name autocrine motility factor receptor
HGNC id 463
ASSOCIATED DISORDERS
corresponding disease(s)
Other morbid association(s)
TypeGene ModificationChromosome rearrangementProtein expressionProtein Function
tumoral     --over  
in gastric carcinoma with poor prognosis
tumoral     --over  
in many types of cancers including lung, stomach, colon, liver and skin cancer
tumoral     --over  
in prostate cancers especially early stage tumors
Susceptibility
Variant & Polymorphism
Candidate gene
Marker
  • levels of autocrine motility factor receptor (AMFR) were concordantly lower in plasma of female osteoporosis patients
  • could be a putative biomarker for prostate cancer diagnosis
  • Therapy target
    SystemTypeDisorderPubmed
    cancerhemopathy 
    may represent a potential target for the treatment of acute monocytic leukemia
    ANIMAL & CELL MODELS