Literature associating DNAH5 and bronchiectasis
Axonemal beta dynein heavy chain 5; Force generating protein of respiratory cilia. Produces force towards the minus ends of microtubules. Dynein has ATPase activity; the force-producing power stroke is thought to occur on release of ADP. Required for structural and functional integrity of the cilia of ependymal cells lining the brain ventricles; Dyneins, axonemal
Synonyms: DNAH5, DNAH5p, hDNAH5, DNAH5-001, DNAH5-002 ...