U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Metabolic Diseases Branch

Lee S. Weinstein, M.D., Chief


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Resource Name Description
MEN1, the gene associated with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1, menin polypeptides and uses thereof (U.S. Patent Number 7,358,347)
The invention relates to the discovery of a novel tumor suppressor gene which is associated with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1. The gene has been designated MEN1 and the gene product is menin. The absence of this protein and associated…
Use of homo sapiens chromosome 1 open reading frame 28 (c1orf28) in the diagnosis of hyperparathyroidism-jaw tumor syndrome (U.S. Patent Application Number WO 2003094860 A3)

The present invention provides an isolated or purified oligonucleotide consisting essentially of the nucleotide sequence of Clorf28 and comprising a mutation; a fragment of the oligonucleotide; a vector comprising the oligonucleotide or fragment…

Gs Alpha LoxP (Gnas tm1Lsw) Mouse (Mutant Mouse: GNAS (guanine nucleotide binding protein, alpha stimulating))

Generation of a floxed Gnsa gene for the G-protein Gsα for the construction of conditional knockout mice.

The heterotrimeric G protein Gsa couples many receptors to adenylyl cyclase and is essential for hormone-stimulated cAMP generation.  Previous…

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Clinical Trials

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