Definitions of v jun Gene

  1.   Retrovirus associated DNA sequences jun originally isolated from the avian sarcoma virus 17 ASV 17 The proto oncogene jun c jun codes for a nuclear protein which is involved in growth related transcriptional control Insertion of c jun into ASV 17 or the constitutive expression of the c jun protein produces tumorgenicity The human c jun gene is located at 1p31 32 on the short arm of chromosome 1