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Summary Expression Phenotypes Gene Literature (44) GO Terms (6) Nucleotides (644) Proteins (47) Interactants (268) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name: 
desmin, gene 1

csm1 , csm2 , des.1-a , des.1-b , desm [-] ( Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
intermediate filament

Protein Function :
Muscle-specific type III intermediate filament essential for proper muscular structure and function. Plays a crucial role in maintaining the structure of sarcomeres, inter-connecting the Z-disks and fo...[+]

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Disease Ontology:
myofibrillar myopathy 1 [+]

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Expression                  Development Stages                                               Embryonic Tissues                                                                Adult Tissues
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