Gene Location [1]
Kinase fusions, MAP kinase signaling
Variant Type
Substitution - Missense

BRAF Codon 600 Missense is present in 3.21% of AACR GENIE cases, with colon adenocarcinoma, thyroid gland papillary carcinoma, cutaneous melanoma, melanoma, and lung adenocarcinoma having the greatest prevalence [4].

Top Disease Cases with BRAF Codon 600 Missense

Biomarker-Directed Therapies

Significance of BRAF Codon 600 Missense in Diseases

Melanoma +

Erdheim-Chester Disease +

Malignant Solid Tumor +

Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma +

Colorectal Carcinoma +

Cutaneous Melanoma +

Glioma +

Multiple Myeloma +

Thyroid Gland Papillary Carcinoma +

Thyroid Gland Adenocarcinoma +

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis +

Melanoma Of Unknown Primary +

Poorly Differentiated Thyroid Gland Carcinoma +

Mucosal Melanoma +

Bladder Carcinoma +

Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma +

Thyroid Gland Follicular Carcinoma +

Anaplastic Pleomorphic Xanthoastrocytoma +

Hairy Cell Leukemia +

Thyroid Gland Carcinoma +

Anaplastic Ganglioglioma +

Histiocytic Sarcoma +

Colorectal Adenocarcinoma +

Malignant Central Nervous System Neoplasm +

Solid Neoplasm +

Cancer +

Primary Brain Neoplasm +

Malignant Glioma +

Cholangiocarcinoma +

Non-Squamous Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma +

Biliary Tract Carcinoma +

Ovarian Carcinoma +

Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor +

Pancreatic Carcinoma +

Malignant Salivary Gland Neoplasm +

B-Cell Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma +

Squamous Cell Lung Carcinoma +

Prostate Carcinoma +

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia +

Juvenile Xanthogranuloma +

Metastatic Malignant Neoplasm In The Brain +

Neurofibroma +

Splenic Diffuse Red Pulp Small B-Cell Lymphoma +


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2. The UniProt Consortium. UniProt: a worldwide hub of protein knowledge. Nucleic Acids Research. 2019;47:D506-D515.

3. Liu X, Wu C, Li C, and Boerwinkle E. dbNSFP v3.0: A one-stop database of functional predictions and annotations for human nonsynonymous and splice site SNVs. Human Mutation. 2015;37:235-241.

Liu X, Jian X, and Boerwinkle E. dbNSFP: A lightweight database of human nonsynonymous SNPs and their functional predictions. Human Mutation. 2011;32:894-899.

4. The AACR Project GENIE Consortium. AACR Project GENIE: powering precision medicine through an international consortium. Cancer Discovery. 2017;7(8):818-831. Dataset Version 8. This dataset does not represent the totality of the genetic landscape; see paper for more information.

5. All assertions and clinical trial landscape data are curated from primary sources. You can read more about the curation process here.