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dpa  -  disc proliferation abnormal

Drosophila melanogaster

Synonyms: 43Ca, CG1616, DNA replication licensing factor MCM4, DmMCM4, DmMcm4, ...
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  1. dpa, a member of the MCM family, is required for mitotic DNA replication but not endoreplication in Drosophila. Feger, G., Vaessin, H., Su, T.T., Wolff, E., Jan, L.Y., Jan, Y.N. EMBO J. (1995) [Pubmed]
  2. Orc mutants arrest in metaphase with abnormally condensed chromosomes. Pflumm, M.F., Botchan, M.R. Development (2001) [Pubmed]
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