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ZAR1 zygote arrest 1

Gene ID: 326340, updated on 23-Nov-2021
Gene type: protein coding
Also known as: Z3CXXC6

Summary

This maternal effect gene is oocyte-specific and encodes a protein that is thought to function in the initiation of embryogenesis. A similar protein in mouse is required for female fertility. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2013]

Genomic context

Location:
4p11
Sequence:
Chromosome: 4; NC_000004.12 (48490252..48499351)
Total number of exons:
5

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