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This is our older gene family page that is no longer maintained. Please go to our new look gene family index to view a complete list of our new maintained gene families. More information can be found in our gene families help page.

We have created a mapping file (Excel) that will map most of the old families to the new. However because we have changed the way we assign families and how we organise them, this file may not map all the old families.

Tumor necrosis factor (ligand) superfamily

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Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
CD40LG CD40 ligand HIGM1, IMD3, TNFSF5 CD40L, TRAP, gp39, hCD40L, CD154 Xq26.3
CD70 CD70 molecule CD27LG, TNFSF7 CD27L 19p13.3
EDA ectodysplasin A ED1, EDA2, ODT1 EDA1, XLHED, HED, XHED, ED1-A1, ED1-A2, EDA-A1, EDA-A2 Xq13.1
FASLG Fas ligand APT1LG1, TNFSF6 FasL, CD178 1q24.3
LTA lymphotoxin alpha TNFB TNFSF1, LT 6p21.33
LTB lymphotoxin beta TNFC p33, TNFSF3 6p21.33
TNF tumor necrosis factor TNFA TNFSF2, DIF, TNF-alpha 6p21.33
TNFSF4 tumor necrosis factor superfamily member 4 TXGP1 OX-40L, gp34, CD252 1q25.1
TNFSF8 tumor necrosis factor superfamily member 8 CD30LG CD153 9q32-q33.1
TNFSF9 tumor necrosis factor superfamily member 9 4-1BB-L 19p13.3
TNFSF10 tumor necrosis factor superfamily member 10 TRAIL, Apo-2L, TL2, CD253 3q26
TNFSF11 tumor necrosis factor superfamily member 11 TRANCE, RANKL, OPGL, ODF, CD254 13q14
TNFSF12 tumor necrosis factor superfamily member 12 TWEAK, DR3LG, APO3L 17p13.1
TNFSF13 tumor necrosis factor superfamily member 13 APRIL, CD256 17p13.1
TNFSF13B tumor necrosis factor superfamily member 13b TNFSF20 BAFF, THANK, BLYS, TALL-1, TALL1, CD257 13q33.3
TNFSF14 tumor necrosis factor superfamily member 14 LIGHT, LTg, HVEM-L, CD258 19p13.3
TNFSF15 tumor necrosis factor superfamily member 15 TL1, VEGI, TL1A, VEGI192A, MGC129934, MGC129935 9q32
TNFSF18 tumor necrosis factor superfamily member 18 AITRL, TL6, hGITRL 1q25.1

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