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DHRSX  -  dehydrogenase/reductase (SDR family) X-linked

Homo sapiens

Synonyms: CXorf11, DHRS5X, DHRS5Y, DHRSXY, DHRSY, ...
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  • We mapped pye to an interval where a single gene, the zebrafish ortholog of the human gene DHRSX, is present. pye will be an informative mutant for understanding how xanthophores and melanocytes interact to form the pigment pattern of the adult zebrafish fin [1].


  1. pyewacket, a new zebrafish fin pigment pattern mutant. Mellgren, E.M., Johnson, S.L. Pigment Cell Res. (2006) [Pubmed]
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