SERPINB9

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SERPINB9

A gene on chromosome 6p25 that encodes a member of the serine protease inhibitor (serpin) family that participates in a variety of cellular processes, such as coagulation, fibrinolysis, complement fixation, matrix remodeling and apoptosis. SERPINB9 inhibits granzyme B.
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Cloned QTL fragment revealed 52, 46, 38 and 23% similarity with Pi-kh Pi-b Pi-zt and Pi9 genes, respectively (Table 1).
Moreover, cloned QTL fragment showed 23% similarity with Pi9 gene cloned by Ou et al.