ADAM1adb3B

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ADAM1adb3B

A membrane anchored cell surface adhesion protein of the ADAMs family, which is encoded by the non-functional gene ADAM3B on chromosome 16q12.1, expressed in the acrosome of spermatids and spermatozoa, and involved in sperm-egg fusion during fertilisation.
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