PDLIM4 | definition of PDLIM4 by Medical dictionary
PDLIM4 A gene on chromosome 5q31.1 that encodes a protein involved in bone development.
PDLIM4 mutations are associated with osteoporosis.
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RIL (reversion-induced LIM-domain containing) gene that subsequently received its present name PDLIM4 was firstly described in 1995 as a potential oncosuppressor .
(2006) PDLIM4 repression by hypermethylation as a potential biomarker for prostate cancer.