PEX10

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PEX10

A gene on chromosome 1p36.32 that encodes peroxin-10, a protein involved in importing peroxisomal matrix proteins and which localises to the peroxisomal membrane. 
 
Molecular pathology
PEX10 mutations cause peroxisome biogenesis spectrum disorders, ranging from neonatal adrenoleukodystrophy to Zellweger syndrome.
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