GJB6

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GJB6

Notation for a gene for DFNA3.
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GJB6

A gene on chromosome 13q11-q12.1|13q12 that encodes a beta chain of the gap junction protein family or connexions.

Molecular pathology
GJB6 mutations occur in some hereditary forms of deafness and hidrotic ectodermal dysplasia.
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