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TOMM70A  -  translocase of outer mitochondrial...

Homo sapiens

Synonyms: KIAA0719, Mitochondrial import receptor subunit TOM70, Mitochondrial precursor proteins import receptor, TOM70, Translocase of outer membrane 70 kDa subunit
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Biological context of TOMM70A

  • TOMM70A is ubiquitously expressed in human tissues, maps on chromosome 3q13.1-q13.2 and consists of 12 coding exons spanning over 37 kb [2].


  1. Identification of a mammalian homologue of the fungal Tom70 mitochondrial precursor protein import receptor as a thyroid hormone-regulated gene in specific brain regions. Alvarez-Dolado, M., González-Moreno, M., Valencia, A., Zenke, M., Bernal, J., Muñoz, A. J. Neurochem. (1999) [Pubmed]
  2. Characterization of a human import component of the mitochondrial outer membrane, TOMM70A. Edmonson, A.M., Mayfield, D.K., Vervoort, V., DuPont, B.R., Argyropoulos, G. Cell Commun. Adhes. (2002) [Pubmed]
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