SPAG9

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SPAG9

A gene on chromosome 17q21.33 that encodes sperm-associated antigen 9, a member of the JNK-interacting protein (JIP) group of scaffold proteins, which selectively mediates JNK signalling by aggregating specific components of the MAPK cascade to form a functional JNK-signalling module.
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