NTD genes

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  1. Gja1, Gja5
    • Gap junction alpha 1, 5
    • Adhesion
  2. Grip1
    • Glutamate receptor interacting protein 1
    • Adhesion
  3. Itgb1
    Integrin B1
  4. Lama5
    Laminin 5
  5. Lmnb1
    Lamin B1
  6. Piga
    Phosphatidylinositol N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase subunit A, adhesion
  7. Gadd45a
    Growht arrest and DNA damage inducible - cell cycle
  8. Nap1/2
    Nucleosome assembly protein
  9. Nls1
    Sodium-dependent lysophosphatidylcholine symporter 1, blood brain barrier, LPC
  10. phactr4
    Phosphatase and actin regulator, regs PP1, NT and optic fisure, integrin sigaling
  11. rad9b
    Cell cycle checkpoint control protein RAD9B
  12. Terc
    Tellurium resistance protein, possible barrier function?
  13. tsc1
    Hamartin? Inhibits growht factor simulation, mTorc1 something, tubor supressor, MT transport?
  14. Tsc2
    Tuberin, growth factor response inhibition, GAP for RheB, activator of mTORC1, MT transport, something with Rab
  15. Xrcc2
    DNA repair protein XRCC2, homologous recombination, holiday junctions
  16. Enpp2
    Ectonucleotide pyrophosphatase/phosphodiesterase family member 2

    Makes LPA, motility related processes, migration
  17. Plxnb2
    Plexin B, SEMA signaling, Rho A activation downstream, Brain development, actin cytoskeleton. Rac1 and CDC42 might work also. Down regulates macrophage migration in wound healing.
  18. SEMA4C
    Ligand to plexin
  19. Ambra1
    Activating molecule in BECN1-regulated autophagy protein 1

    Autophagy in ner vous sytem, proliferation, survival
  20. Apaf1
    • Apoptotic protease-activating factor 1
    • Two different mutations causing NTDs
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NTD genes
Genes associated with neural tube defects
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