NAIP

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NAIP

A gene on chromosome 5q13.2 that encodes a protein which inhibits motor neurone apoptosis induced by various signals.

Molecular pathology
NAIP may play a role in preventing spinal muscle atrophy (SMA), as NAIP mutations are associated with SMA.
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