ANO2(redirected from C12orf3)
ANO2A gene on chromosome 12p13.3 that encodes anoctamin 2, a protein that acts as a calcium-activated chloride channel in sensory receptors. ANO2 may amplify smells in olfactory sensory neurons (OSNs) and light perception in retina.
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