DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating DNAH8 and primary ciliary dyskinesia 2

DNAH8 [ENSP00000333363]

Axonemal beta dynein heavy chain 8; 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. Involved in sperm motility; implicated in sperm flagellar assembly (By similarity); Dyneins, axonemal

Synonyms:  DNAH8,  DNAH8p,  hDNAH8,  H0Y7V4,  Q8IU65 ...

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