CSF2


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CSF2

A gene on chromosome 5q23-q31 that encodes colony stimulating factor 2 (granulocyte-macrophage), a cytokine that controls the production, differentiation and function of granulocytes and macrophages.

Molecular pathology
CSF2 is localised to a cluster of related genes at chromosome 5q31, a region associated with deletions in the 5q- syndrome and acute myelogenous leukaemia.
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The SNPs of three candidate genes (PTH, CSF2, FOLR1) were chosen to linkage map on pig chromosomes with BerkshirexYorkshire (BxY) family (Malek et al.
A total of 14,850 participants completed the CSF2 GAT physical domain pilot questions and consented for their data to be used for further study.
Per an established data use agreement, personal identifying information was removed from the CSF2 data (thus waiving the requirement for Institutional Review Board approval), which was then provided to researchers for analysis.