Day 278 (14p11.2-14p11.1): No genes again today; more cool stuff about Chromosome 14


Day 278 has no protein-coding genes (browser view).

Chromosome 14 is interesting because it is one of the chromosomes where it’s not ok to accidentally get both copies from the same parent (uniparental disomy). This means there may┬ábe more important imprinted genes on Chromosome 14 compared to other chromosomes.

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