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ANK1

Wednesday 26 January 2005

Ankyrins (ANKs) are peripheral membrane proteins thought to interconnect integral proteins with the spectrin-based membrane skeleton.

Erythrocytic ankyrin is also known as ankyrin-1 coded by ANK1 (MIM.182900)

Pathology

- ANK1 mutations in hereditary spherocytosis (MIM.182900) (8p11.2)

See also

- ankyrins (AMKs): ANK2, ANK3