DIAPH2

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DIAPH2

A gene on chromosome Xq21.33 that encodes a homolog of the Drosophila diaphanous gene, which may play a role in the development and normal function of the ovaries.

Molecular pathology
DIAPH2 mutations have been linked to premature ovarian failure type 2.
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The marker profile for phaseolin, malic enzyme, rubisco, shikimate dehydrogenase, diaphorase-1, and diaphorase-2 were used to determine the gene pool origins of potential parents (Mesoamerican vs.
These loci (and the number of alleles per locus) were: isocitrate dehydrogenase (Idh, 4), leucine amino peptidase (Lap, 3), phosphoglucomutase-1 and -2 (Pgm- 1, 2; Pgm-2, 3), shikimate dehydrogenase (Skdh, 2), malate dehydrogenase-2 (Mdh-2, 2), 6-phosphogluconate dehydrogenase- 1 and -2 6-Pgd- 1, 2; 6-Pgd-2, 3), diaphorase-2 (Dia-2, 3), and triose phosphate isomerase-1 (Tpi-1, 2).