MYH6

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MYH6

A gene on chromosome 14q12 that encodes a heavy chain of myosin and is thus involved in cytokinesis, cell shape and specialised functions—e.g., secretion and capping.
 
Molecular pathology
MYH6 mutation causes familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and atrial septal defect 3.
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In three spots found higher and abundant in 48 h sepsis, myosin-6 ("MYH6") from spots ID 57 and ID 73 and myosin7 ("MYH7") from spot ID 71 were identified.