Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
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Bird, P. I. and Silverman, G. A. 2006. Ovalbumin Serpins. eLS. .
- Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
Ovalbumin serpins (ov-serpins) are a clade of intracellular protease inhibitors belonging to the serpin superfamily. They are involved in tumor progression, cell growth and differentiation, and the control of cell death. The genes are clustered at 6p25 and 18q21–23 and have almost identical structures.
- gene localization;
- gene structure