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KCNE1 gene


Definition: a mutation of the gene is responsible for Jervell and Lange-Nielsen 2 syndromes; located at 21q22.1–22.2; gene encodes subunits of voltage-gated potassium-channel proteins; important in endolymph homeostasis.

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