HSPB7

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HSPB7

A gene on chromosome 1p36.23-p34.3 that encodes a member of the (small) heat shock protein 20 family. HSPB7 is highly expressed in adult and foetal heart and in skeletal muscle.
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Washington, Oct 22 (ANI): Researchers have identified a common variant of the cardiovascular heat shock protein gene, HSPB7, which was found to increase risk for dilated cardiomyopathy by almost 50pc.
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