Day 333 (20p12.3-20p12.1): isthmin

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Isthmus of Central America

Day 333 has 18 protein-coding genes (browser view) including ISM1 (isthmin 1, angiogenesis inhibitor).

Isthmin was discovered in mouse, and named for an isthmus-shaped boundary in the brain where it was found. It sends a signal to stop blood vessel growth during development.

Click here to see all 8055521 letters of Day 333 with ISM1 underlined.

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