AFF4 | definition of AFF4 by Medical dictionary
AFF4 A gene on chromosome 5q31 that encodes a protein which may play a role in transcriptional regulation.
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The AFF gene family consists of AFF1 [also known as ALL1-fused gene from chromosome 4 (AF4)], AFF2 [also known as fragile X mental retardation 2 (FMR2)], AFF3 [also known as lymphoid nuclear protein related to AF4 (LAF4)], and AFF4
[also known as ALL1-fused gene from 5q31 (AF5q31) or major CDK9 elongation factor associated-protein (MCEF)] (21).
Zhu et al., "AFF1 and AFF4
differentially regulate the osteogenic differentiation of human MSCs," Bone Res, vol.
Zhang et al., "AFF4
promotes tumorigenesis and tumor-initiation capacity of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma cells by regulating SOX2," Carcinogenesis, vol.