Day 129 (6p21.31-6p21.1): SAYSD1, a mystery gene


Day 129 has 99 protein-coding genes (browser view) including SAYSD1 (SAYSVFN Motif Domain Containing 1).

SAYSD1 is an example of an almost completely uncharacterized gene. Its name comes from a protein motif that it contains, the SATSv/iFN motif, but this motif offers no clue to its function. A similar-looking gene exists in organisms as distant as fish.

Click here to see all 8540299 letters of Day 129 with SAYSD1 underlined.

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