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Gene Review

BEST4  -  bestrophin 4

Homo sapiens

Synonyms: Bestrophin-4, VMD2L2, Vitelliform macular dystrophy 2-like protein 2
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  • RT-PCR analyses revealed tissue-restricted expression of the three genes with both VMD2L1 and VMD2L2 abundantly transcribed in colon [1].


  1. Three novel human VMD2-like genes are members of the evolutionary highly conserved RFP-TM family. Stöhr, H., Marquardt, A., Nanda, I., Schmid, M., Weber, B.H. Eur. J. Hum. Genet. (2002) [Pubmed]
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