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Polymerase (DNA directed), theta
Symbols POLQ ; POLH; PRO0327
External IDs OMIM604419 MGI2155399 HomoloGene32727 ChEMBL: 6025 GeneCards: POLQ Gene
EC number
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 10721 77782
Ensembl ENSG00000051341 ENSMUSG00000034206
UniProt O75417 Q3UTE0
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_199420 NM_001159369
RefSeq (protein) NP_955452 NP_001152841
Location (UCSC) Chr 3:
121.15 – 121.26 Mb
Chr 16:
37.01 – 37.1 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

DNA polymerase theta is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the POLQ gene.[1][2]


  1. ^ Sharief FS, Vojta PJ, Ropp PA, Copeland WC (Aug 1999). "Cloning and chromosomal mapping of the human DNA polymerase theta (POLQ), the eighth human DNA polymerase". Genomics 59 (1): 90–6. doi:10.1006/geno.1999.5843. PMID 10395804. 
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: POLQ polymerase (DNA directed), theta". 

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