MFN2 gene

Known as: CMT2A2, Mitofusin 2 Gene, CPRP1 
This gene is involved in mitochondrial fusion.
National Institutes of Health

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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Mitofusin 2 (Mfn2) is a key protein in mitochondrial fusion and it participates in the bridging of mitochondria to the… (More)
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2012
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2012
Mitochondria are dynamic organelles that play a key role in energy conversion. Optimal mitochondrial function is ensured by a… (More)
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2011
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2011
Low-volume high-intensity interval training (HIT) is emerging as a time-efficient exercise strategy for improving health and… (More)
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2010
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2010
Mitochondrial dysfunction and perturbed degradation of proteins have been implicated in Parkinson's disease (PD) pathogenesis… (More)
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2008
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2008
Juxtaposition between endoplasmic reticulum (ER) and mitochondria is a common structural feature, providing the physical basis… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Mutations in the mitofusin 2 (MFN2) gene, which encodes a mitochondrial GTPase mitofusin protein, have recently been reported to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The regulated equilibrium between mitochondrial fusion and fission is essential to maintain integrity of the organelle… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We report missense mutations in the mitochondrial fusion protein mitofusin 2 (MFN2) in seven large pedigrees affected with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Mitochondrial morphology is determined by a dynamic equilibrium between organelle fusion and fission, but the significance of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
In many cells and specially in muscle, mitochondria form elongated filaments or a branched reticulum. We show that Mfn2… (More)
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