TECTB

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TECTB
Identifiers
Aliases TECTB, tectorin beta
External IDs MGI: 109574 HomoloGene: 7568 GeneCards: TECTB
Gene location (Human)
Chromosome 10 (human)
Chr. Chromosome 10 (human)[1]
Chromosome 10 (human)
Genomic location for TECTB
Genomic location for TECTB
Band 10q25.2 Start 112,283,735 bp[1]
End 112,305,035 bp[1]
Orthologs
Species Human Mouse
Entrez
Ensembl
UniProt
RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_058222

NM_009348

RefSeq (protein)

NP_478129

NP_033374

Location (UCSC) Chr 10: 112.28 – 112.31 Mb Chr 10: 55.18 – 55.2 Mb
PubMed search [3] [4]
Wikidata
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Beta-tectorin is a protein that in humans is encoded by the TECTB gene.[5]

Function[edit]

The genes for alpha-tectorin and beta-tectorin (this protein) encode the major noncollagenous proteins of the tectorial membrane of the cochlea.[5]

References[edit]

Further reading[edit]

This article incorporates text from the United States National Library of Medicine, which is in the public domain.