GJA1

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GJA1

A gene on chromosome 6q21-q23.2 that encodes an alpha chain of the gap junction protein family, or connexins.

Molecular pathology
GJA1 mutations are associated with oculodentodigital dysplasia and cardiac malformations.
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Additionally, ODOD said EMTEC was awarded $719,200 for its Enabling Low Cost MEA Manufacturing for PEM Fuel Cells in Ohio project, in which it will develop and commercialize an improved manufacturing process for membrane electrode assemblies (MEAs) for PEM FCs, "rendering them thinner, more efficient and higher performing;" Velocys, Inc.
Contact: Bill Teets, ODOD, phone 614-466-2382, e-mail bteets@odod.
The Edison Program, Organized by ODOD, is an initiative that effectively brings together technology providers and users to create commercial opportunities.
Each year, the Ohio Department of Development selects the best and brightest new companies involved in cutting-edge technology initiatives to receive the Emerging Technology Award," said ODOD Director Bruce Johnson.
The ODOD awards initiative was designed to bring together technology providers and users to create commercial opportunities through Ohio's Thomas Edison Program.
Contact: Eileen Corson or Stephanie Nelson Owen of ODOD, +1-614-466-2609; or Joe Andrews of the Governor's Office, +1-614-644-0957
Ohio has a long history of technology innovation, so as the new economy grows, we must take action to retain our reputation as a hotbed of innovation," says ODOD interim director Joe Robertson.