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QKI QKI, KH domain containing RNA binding

Gene ID: 9444, updated on 16-Oct-2021
Gene type: protein coding
Also known as: QK; Hqk; QK1; QK3; hqkI

Summary

The protein encoded by this gene is an RNA-binding protein that regulates pre-mRNA splicing, export of mRNAs from the nucleus, protein translation, and mRNA stability. The encoded protein is involved in myelinization and oligodendrocyte differentiation and may play a role in schizophrenia. Multiple transcript variants encoding different isoforms have been found for this gene. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2014]

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DescriptionTests
Genome-wide association scan identifies candidate polymorphisms associated with differential response to anti-TNF treatment in rheumatoid arthritis.
GeneReviews: Not available

Genomic context

Location:
6q26
Sequence:
Chromosome: 6; NC_000006.12 (163414486..163578592)
Total number of exons:
8

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