Gene Location [1]
DNA damage/repair
Variant Type
Substitution - Nonsense

BRCA1 Nonsense is present in 0.31% of AACR GENIE cases, with non-small cell lung carcinoma, ovarian neoplasm, breast carcinoma, colorectal adenocarcinoma, and uterine corpus neoplasm having the greatest prevalence [4].

Top Disease Cases with BRCA1 Nonsense

Significance of BRCA1 Nonsense in Diseases

Malignant Solid Tumor +

Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma +

Lymphoma +

Head And Neck Carcinoma +

Bladder Carcinoma +

Melanoma +

Breast Carcinoma +

Glioblastoma +

Pancreatic Carcinoma +

Prostate Carcinoma +

Sarcoma +

Anaplastic Astrocytoma +

Colorectal Carcinoma +

Multiple Myeloma +

Ovarian Carcinoma +


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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 4. 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.