Alterations and deletions of the FHIT gene are strongly linked to the genesis and establishment of human tumors of the lung, cervix, breast, colon, stomach and pancreas. In normal cells, FHIT may act as a tumor suppressor.
Protein Aliases: AP3A hydrolase; AP3Aase; Bis(5'-adenosyl)-triphosphatase; bis5'-adenosyl-triphosphatase; Diadenosine 5',5'''-P1,P3-triphosphate hydrolase; Dinucleosidetriphosphatase; Fragile histidine triad protein
Gene Aliases: AP3Aase; FHIT; FRA3B
UniProt ID: (Human) P49789
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 2272
Molecular Function: phosphatase