SNRNP40

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SNRNP40

A gene on chromosome 1p35.2 that encodes a member of the WD-repeat protein family belonging the U5 small nuclear ribonucleoprotein (snRNP) complex. The U5 snRNP is part of the spliceosome, a multiprotein complex that removes introns from pre-messenger RNAs.