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Medical Term:

DFNA12 and DFNB21 gene


Definition: mutations of the gene responsible for DFNA12 and DFNB21; located at 11q22–24; gene encodes protein that interacts with ß-tectorin to form noncollagenous matrix of the tectorial membrane.

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