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Gene Family: Myosins, class V (MYO5)

A subset of : Myosins

Myosins, class V: Myosin-V transports vesicles along actin filament tracks over long distances as a single, two-headed molecule. [Source: De La Cruz & Ostap, 2004]

Genes contained within the family: 3

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
MYO5A myosin VA MYH12 MYO5, GS1, MYR12 15q21.2
MYO5B myosin VB KIAA1119 18q
MYO5C myosin VC MGC74969 15q21.2