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Molecular evolution and functional divergence of the bestrophin protein family

Milenkovic, Vladimir M., Langmann, Thomas, Schreiber, Rainer , Kunzelmann, Karl and Weber, Bernhard H. F. (2008) Molecular evolution and functional divergence of the bestrophin protein family. BMC Evolutionary Biology 8, p. 72.

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BACKGROUND: Mutations in human bestrophin 1 are associated with at least three autosomal-dominant macular dystrophies including Best disease, adult onset vitelliform macular dystrophy and autosomal dominant vitreo-retinochoroidopathy. The protein is integral to the membrane and is likely involved in Ca2+-dependent transport of chloride ions across cellular membranes. Bestrophin 1 together with ...


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Item type:Article
Institutions:Medicine > Lehrstuhl für Humangenetik
Biology, Preclinical Medicine > Institut für Physiologie > Prof. Dr. Karl Kunzelmann
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Dewey Decimal Classification:600 Technology > 610 Medical sciences Medicine
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Item ID:35223
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