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HSD17B13  -  hydroxysteroid (17-beta) dehydrogenase 13

Homo sapiens

Synonyms: 17-beta-HSD 13, 17-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 13, HMFN0376, NIIL497, SCDR9, ...
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  • We report here the cloning and characterization of a novel human short-chain dehydrogenases/reductase gene SCDR9, isolated from a human liver cDNA library, and mapped to 4q22.1 by browsing the UCSC genomic database [1].


  1. Molecular cloning and expression analysis of a new gene for short-chain dehydrogenase/reductase 9. Liu, S., Huang, C., Li, D., Ren, W., Zhang, H., Qi, M., Li, X., Yu, L. Acta Biochim. Pol. (2007) [Pubmed]
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