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Gene Symbol:
MPZ Homo sapiens Homo sapiens
Full name:
myelin protein zero
Synonyms:
CHM, CMT1, CMT1B, CMT2I, CMT2J, CMT4E, CMTDI3, CMTDID, DSS, HMSNIB, MPP, P0, myelin protein P0, Charcot-Marie-Tooth neuropathy 1B, myelin peripheral protein
Genomic Location:
Chr 1: 159541151-159546377
Description:
This gene is specifically expressed in Schwann cells of the peripheral nervous system and encodes a type I transmembrane glycoprotein that is a major structural protein of the peripheral myelin sheath. The encoded protein contains a large hydrophobic extracellular domain and a smaller basic intracellular domain, which are essential for the formatio...
Orthologs:
Mus musculus Rattus norvegicus Macaca mulatta Danio rerio Canis lupus familiaris Bos taurus Pan troglodytes
External Links:
Entrez Gene
Transcription Factor
Binding Sites:
miRNA binding sites
(Source: TargetScan):
Cytogenetic Map:
chr 1
1q23.3