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Gene Review

mex-6  -  Protein MEX-6

Caenorhabditis elegans

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High impact information on mex-6

  • We provide evidence that two nearly identical genes, mex-5 and mex-6, link PAR asymmetry to those subsequent protein asymmetries [1].
  • We propose that the suppression of the Mex phenotype by reducing pos-1(+) is due to decreased repression of mex-6 translation [2].

Physical interactions of mex-6

  • We discovered that reducing the dosage of pos-1(+) can suppress the Mex phenotype of mex-5(-) embryos and that POS-1 binds the 3'-UTR of mex-6 [2].


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