DNAH.bh.17

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DNAH.bh.17

A gene on chromosome 17q25.3 that encodes an axonemal dynein heavy chain protein, which hydrolyses ATP to ADP, mediating the movement of respiratory cilia and producing force towards the minus ends of microtubules.
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Axonemal dynein heavy chain 9 (dnah9) is encoded by the DNAH9 gene (Bartoloni et al., 2001).