ANO1

ANO1

A gene on chromosome 11q13.2 that encodes anoctamin 1, a protein which is thought to act as a calcium-activated chloride channel; it is highly expressed in liver and skeletal muscle and is required for normal tracheal development.
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Although ANO1 (also known as TMEM161A and FLJ10261) is the approved gene symbol, DOG1 is the most commonly used name in the diagnostic literature.