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GLRX5 glutaredoxin 5

Also known as: GRX5; PRSA; SIDBA3; SPAHGC; FLB4739; PR01238; PRO1238; C14orf87

Summary

This gene encodes a mitochondrial protein, which is evolutionarily conserved. It is involved in the biogenesis of iron-sulfur clusters, which are required for normal iron homeostasis. Mutations in this gene are associated with autosomal recessive pyridoxine-refractory sideroblastic anemia. [provided by RefSeq, May 2010]

Genomic context

Location:
14q32.13
Sequence:
Chromosome: 14; NC_000014.9 (95534986..95544718)
Total number of exons:
2

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