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Myosin, heavy chain 7B, cardiac muscle, beta
Symbols MYH7B ; MHC14; MYH14
External IDs OMIM609928 HomoloGene66117 GeneCards: MYH7B Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 57644 668940
Ensembl ENSG00000078814 ENSMUSG00000074652
UniProt A7E2Y1 A2AQP0
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_020884 NM_001085378
RefSeq (protein) NP_065935 NP_001078847
Location (UCSC) Chr 20:
33.56 – 33.59 Mb
Chr 2:
155.61 – 155.63 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Myosin-7B also known as myosin, heavy chain 7B is a protein that in humans is encoded by the MYH7B gene.[1][2]


MYH7B is a slow-twitch myosin.[2]


  1. ^ Nagase T, Kikuno R, Ishikawa K, Hirosawa M, Ohara O (April 2000). "Prediction of the coding sequences of unidentified human genes. XVII. The complete sequences of 100 new cDNA clones from brain which code for large proteins in vitro". DNA Res. 7 (2): 143–50. doi:10.1093/dnares/7.2.143. PMID 10819331. 
  2. ^ a b Desjardins PR, Burkman JM, Shrager JB, Allmond LA, Stedman HH (April 2002). "Evolutionary implications of three novel members of the human sarcomeric myosin heavy chain gene family". Mol. Biol. Evol. 19 (4): 375–93. doi:10.1093/oxfordjournals.molbev.a004093. PMID 11919279. 

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