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Gene Family: Chloride channels, ATP-gated CFTR (CFTR)

Genes contained within the family: 1

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
CFTR cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator CF, ABCC7 MRP7, ABC35, TNR-CFTR, dJ760C5.1, CFTR/MRP 7q31.2


CFTR forms its own ion channel subfamily because it is the only ATP-gated chloride channel.