ACTA2

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ACTA2

A gene on chromosome 10q23.3 that encodes alpha actin 2, which is expressed in skeletal muscle.
 
Molecular pathology
ACTA2 mutations cause multisystemic smooth muscle dysfunction syndrome and aortic aneurysm familial forensic type 6.
References in periodicals archive ?
These areas are MYMY1 on chromosome 3 (3p26-p24.2), MYMY2 on chromosome 17 (17q25.3), MYMY3 on chromosome 8 (8q23), MYMY4 on the X chromosome (Xq28), MYMY5 on chromosome 10 (10q23.3) and a further area on chromosome 6.