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Gene nomenclature updates from HGNC and VGNC

Authors: RGD automated, PIPELINES 
Citation: Official nomenclature from HGNC and VGNC assigned to RGD genes
Web Url: https://www.genenames.org/

The HUGO Gene Nomenclature Committee (HGNC, https://www.genenames.org/) is responsible for assigning and maintaining official gene nomenclature for human genes. The Vertebrate Gene Nomenclature Committee (VGNC, https://vertebrate.genenames.org/) carries out the same task for a select set of other vertebrates, including dog and pig. RGD downloads the official symbols and names for genes at RGD from HGNC and VGNC to ensure the most up to date nomenclature is available for RGD's genes.
 
CRRD Object Information
CRRD ID: 19259463
Created: 2020-02-06
Species: All species
Last Modified: 2020-02-06
Status: ACTIVE



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RGD is funded by grant HL64541 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute on behalf of the NIH.