The HGNC (HUGO Gene Nomenclature Committee) provides an approved gene name and symbol (short-form abbreviation) for each known human gene. All approved symbols are stored in the HGNC database, and each symbol is unique. This collection refers to records using the HGNC symbol.

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Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers

Local identifiers in HGNC gene symbol should match this regular expression:

Example Local Unique Identifier
DAPK1   Resolve
Pattern for CURIES

Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from HGNC gene symbol should match this regular expression:

Example CURIE

A summary of the relations in the Bioregistry schema can be found here.

Provided By
collagenmutdb depod pharmvar ygob
Metaregistry HGNC gene symbol

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 5 mappings to external registries for this resource with 3 unique external prefixes.

Registry Name Registry Metaprefix External Prefix Curate
BioContext biocontext HGNC.SYMBOL logo miriam hgnc.symbol
N2T Name-to-Thing logo n2t hgnc.symbol
TogoID togoid HgncSymbol
Wikidata Wikidata Property logo wikidata P353

A provider turns a local unique identifiers from a resource into a URI. Many providers are also resolvable as URLs (i.e., they can be used in a web browser).

The local unique identifier DAPK1 is used to demonstrate the providers available for HGNC gene symbol. A guide for curating additional providers can be found here.

Name Metaprefix URI
HGNC gene symbol hgnc.symbol!/symbol/DAPK1
Bioregistry bioregistry miriam
Name-to-Thing n2t
Extra Providers

Additional providers curated in the Bioregistry are listed here. These are typically inherited from or Prefix Commons, and need extra curation.

Code Name URL
depmap DepMap Gene Summary
oncomx OncoMX
pathwaycommons Pathway Commons Gene Interations