DISEASES

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Literature on ABCB5

ABCB5 [ENSP00000384881]

ATP-binding cassette, sub-family B (MDR/TAP), member 5; Drug efflux transporter present in a number of stem cells that acts as a regulator of cellular differentiation. Able to mediate efflux from cells of the rhodamine dye and of the therapeutic drug doxorubicin. Specifically present in limbal stem cells, where it plays a key role in corneal development and repair; ATP binding cassette subfamily B

Synonyms:  ABCB5,  ABCB5p,  hABCB5,  A0A024RA03,  ABCB5-001 ...

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