FBN2 gene

Known as: DA9, FBN2, Fibrillin 2 Gene 
This gene is involved in the formation of extracellular calcium-binding microfibrils.
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1969-2018
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2012
2012
Fibrillin microfibrils are extracellular matrix structures with essential functions in the development and the organization of… (More)
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2009
2009
In the development and progression of cancer, tumor suppressor genes may be silenced by mechanisms such as methylation. Thus the… (More)
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2008
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2008
Polarity is an essential feature of many cell types, including neurons that receive information from local inputs within their… (More)
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2007
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2007
Nervous system function is mediated by a precisely patterned network of synaptic connections. While several cell-adhesion and… (More)
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2004
2004
We have investigated the molecular basis of elastic fiber formation on fibrillin microfibrils. Binding assays revealed high… (More)
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2004
2004
C ongenital contractural arachnodactyly (CCA; OMIM #121050) and Marfan syndrome (MFS; OMIM #154700]) are autosomal dominant… (More)
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2003
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2003
Fibrillins are the major glycoprotein components of microfibrils that form a template for tropoelastin during elastic… (More)
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2003
2003
AbstractWe previously performed a genome-wide linkage study of intracranial aneurysm (IA) and found positive evidence of linkage… (More)
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2002
2002
Congenital contractural arachnodactyly (CCA) is an autosomal dominant condition that shares skeletal features with Marfan… (More)
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2001
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2001
To elucidate the contribution of the extracellular microfibril-elastic fiber network to vertebrate organogenesis, we generated… (More)
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