TPRN gene

taperin

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From NCBI Gene:

This locus encodes a sensory epithelial protein. It was defined by linkage analysis in three Pakistani families to lie between D9S1818 (centromeric) and D9SH6 (telomeric). Mutations at this locus have been associated with autosomal recessive deafness. [provided by RefSeq, Oct 2010]

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From NCBI Gene:

  • Deafness, autosomal recessive 79

From UniProt:

Deafness, autosomal recessive, 79 (DFNB79): A form of non-syndromic deafness characterized by progressive and severe sensorineural hearing loss. There are no symptoms of vestibular dysfunction. [MIM:613307]

Cytogenetic Location: 9q34.3, which is the long (q) arm of chromosome 9 at position 34.3

Molecular Location: base pairs 137,191,617 to 137,200,711 on chromosome 9 (Homo sapiens Annotation Release 108, GRCh38.p7) (NCBI)

Cytogenetic Location: 9q34.3, which is the long (q) arm of chromosome 9 at position 34.3
  • C9orf75
  • DFNB79