Day 48 (2q23.2-2q24.1): the huge nebulin gene

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Day 48 has 26 protein-coding genes (browser view), including NEB (nebulin). Nebulin is an enormous protein and its gene hasĀ 183 exons.

Nebulin acts as a molecular ruler in muscle cells, regulating how long actin filaments are allowed to grow.

Click here to see the sequence of Day 48 with your giant NEB gene.

 

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