The IL6 gene homepage

General information
Gene symbol IL6
Gene name interleukin 6
Chromosome 7
Chromosomal band p15.3
Imprinted Unknown
Genomic reference NG_011640.1
Transcript reference NM_000600.4
Associated with diseases SLE
Citation reference(s) -
Curators (1) MyHVP
Total number of public variants reported 2
Unique public DNA variants reported 1
Individuals with public variants 1
Hidden variants 0
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Date created January 07, 2021
Date last updated January 14, 2021
Version IL6:210114

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NCBI Sequence Viewer Show distribution histogram of variants in the NCBI Sequence Viewer

Links to other resources
HGNC 6018
Entrez Gene 3569
PubMed articles IL6
OMIM - Gene 147620
HGMD IL6
GeneCards IL6
GeneTests IL6


Active transcripts


ID     

Chr     

Name     

NCBI ID     

NCBI Protein ID     

DescendingVariants     
00000097 7 transcript variant 1 NM_000600.4 NP_000591.1 2


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