ABCB6(redirected from ATP-binding cassette, sub-family B (MDR/TAP), member 6)
ABCB6A gene on chromosome 2q36 that encodes an ATP-binding cassette (ABC) transporter superfamily of integral membrane proteins, MDR/TAP subfamily, which is involved in multi-drug resistance as well as antigen presentation, and thought to play a role in mitochondrial function.
ABCB6 is a candidate gene for lethal neonatal metabolic syndrome, a disorder of mitochondrial function.
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