GJB1

(redirected from connexin-32)

GJB1

A gene on chromosome Xq13.1 that encodes a beta chain of the gap junction protein family or connexions.

Molecular pathology
GJB1 mutations cause X-linked Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, an inherited peripheral neuropathy.
References in periodicals archive ?
Altered formation of hemichannels and gap junction channels caused by C-terminal connexin-32 mutations.