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Glycoprotein M6B
Symbols GPM6B ; M6B
External IDs OMIM300051 MGI107672 HomoloGene128189 GeneCards: GPM6B Gene
RNA expression pattern
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More reference expression data
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 2824 14758
Ensembl ENSG00000046653 ENSMUSG00000031342
UniProt Q13491 P35803
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_001001994 NM_001177955
RefSeq (protein) NP_001001994 NP_001171426
Location (UCSC) Chr X:
13.79 – 13.96 Mb
Chr X:
166.24 – 166.39 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Neuronal membrane glycoprotein M6-b is a protein that in humans is encoded by the GPM6B gene.[1][2]

In melanocytic cells GPM6B gene expression may be regulated by MITF.[3]


  1. ^ Olinsky S, Loop BT, DeKosky A, Ripepi B, Weng W, Cummins J, Wenger SL, Yan Y, Lagenaur C, Narayanan V (Sep 1996). "Chromosomal mapping of the human M6 genes". Genomics 33 (3): 532–6. doi:10.1006/geno.1996.0231. PMID 8661015. 
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: GPM6B glycoprotein M6B". 
  3. ^ Hoek KS, Schlegel NC, Eichhoff OM et al. (2008). "Novel MITF targets identified using a two-step DNA microarray strategy". Pigment Cell Melanoma Res. 21 (6): 665–76. doi:10.1111/j.1755-148X.2008.00505.x. PMID 19067971. 

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