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EFEMP2

MIM.604633 11q13

Thursday 25 October 2007

A large number of extracellular matrix proteins contain variations of the epidermal growth factor (EGF) (MIM.131530) domain as fibrillin (FBN1) (MIM.134797) or Notch (MIM.190198).

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References

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- Hucthagowder, V.; Sausgruber, N.; Kim, K. H.; Angle, B.; Marmorstein, L. Y.; Urban, Z. : Fibulin-4: a novel gene for an autosomal recessive cutis laxa syndrome. Am. J. Hum. Genet. 78: 1075-1080, 2006. PubMed ID : 16685658