HGNC Expert Database

HGNC (HUGO Gene Nomenclature Committee) is the worldwide authority that assigns standardised nomenclature to human genes.


  • 5,756 distinct sequences from 1 organism contributed to RNAcentral
  • the shortest sequence has 33 nucleotides, the longest 205,012
  • the average length is 870 nucleotides

Example entries

URS000075C808, URS00004ACFCF, URS000075CF56

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Genenames.org: the HGNC resources in 2015.
Gray KA, Yates B, Seal RL, Wright MW, Bruford EA Nucleic Acids Res. 2015 Jan;43(Database issue):D1079-85

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