ANO10(redirected from anoctamin 10)
ANO10A gene on chromosome 3p22.1 that encodes anoctamin 10, a multipass protein thought to act as a calcium-activated chloride channel, which is highly expressed in the brain, especially in the frontal and occipital cortices of adults.
ANO10 mutations cause spinocerebellar ataxia type 10.
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