BPTF


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BPTF

A gene on chromosome 17q24.3 that encodes a histone-binding component of nucleosome-remodelling factor (NURF), a protein complex which catalyses ATP-dependent nucleosome sliding and facilitates transcription.

Molecular pathology
High levels of FAC1/BPTF may be found in foetal brain and in patients with neurodegenerative diseases (e.g., Alzheimer’s disease).
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About BPTF The Bulk Pharmaceuticals Task Force (BPTF), an affiliate organization of SOCMA, is an industry trade organization for manufacturers of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs), their intermediates and excipients.
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