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Gene Family: Cohesin complex

Cohesin: Cohesin is a protein complex that regulates the separation of sister chromatids during cell division, either mitosis or meiosis. [Source: Wikipedia]

Genes contained within the family: 8

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
RAD21 RAD21 cohesin complex component KIAA0078, hHR21, SCC1 8q24.11
REC8 REC8 meiotic recombination protein REC8L1 Rec8p, kleisin-alpha 14q12
SMC1A structural maintenance of chromosomes 1A SMC1L1 DXS423E, KIAA0178, SB1.8, Smcb Xp11.22
SMC1B structural maintenance of chromosomes 1B SMC1L2 bK268H5 22q13.31
SMC3 structural maintenance of chromosomes 3 CSPG6 HCAP, BAM, SMC3L1, bamacan 10q25.2
STAG1 stromal antigen 1 SA-1, SCC3A, SA1 3q22.3
STAG2 stromal antigen 2 SA-2, SCC3B, SA2 Xq25
STAG3 stromal antigen 3 7q22.1

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