GAS7


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GAS7

A gene on chromosome 17p13.1 that encodes a protein which may play a role in promoting maturation and differentiation of cerebellar neurons.
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Devaraj, "Expression of the gas7 gene and Oct 4 in embryonic stem cells of mice," Stem Cells and Development, vol.
Chao, "Identification of rat Gas7 isoforms differentially expressed in brain and regulated following kainate-induced neuronal injury," Journal of Neuroscience Research, vol.
Lu, "Human Gas7 isoforms homologous to mouse transcripts differentially induce neurite outgrowth," Journal of Neuroscience Research, vol.
Lin-Chao, "Involvement of gas7 in nerve growth factor-independent and dependent cell processes in PC12 cells," Journal of Neuroscience Research, vol.
Lin-Chao, "Gas7 functions with N-WASP to regulate the neurite outgrowth of hippocampal neurons," The Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol.