ANO1

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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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DOG1 is also known as Anoctamin-1 (Ano-1), transmembrane protein 16A (TMEM16A), overexpressed in oral (squamous cell) carcinoma 2 (ORAOV2), and tumor-amplified and overexpressed sequence 1 (TAOS1).