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WDR gene family
These sources were used to develop the Genetics Home Reference summary for the WDR gene family.
Smith TF, Gaitatzes C, Saxena K, Neer EJ. The WD repeat: a common architecture for diverse functions. Trends Biochem Sci. 1999 May;24(5):181-5. Review.
Li D, Roberts R. WD-repeat proteins: structure characteristics, biological function, and their involvement in human diseases. Cell Mol Life Sci. 2001 Dec;58(14):2085-97. Review.
Hudson AM, Cooley L. Phylogenetic, structural and functional relationships between WD- and Kelch-repeat proteins. Subcell Biochem. 2008;48:6-19. doi: 10.1007/978-0-387-09595-0_2. Review.
Marie Curie Bioscience Database (2000): Diversity of WD-Repeat
Reviewed: July 2013
Published: December 10, 2013
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