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Muc6

Official Full Name
mucin 6, oligomeric mucus/gel-forming
Background
The MUC6 gene encodes gastric mucin, a secreted glycoprotein that plays an essential role in epithelial cytoprotection from acid, proteases, pathogenic microorganisms, and mechanical trauma in the gastrointestinal tract (summary by Toribara et al., 1993 (PubMed 7680650)).
Synonyms
MUC6; mucin 6, oligomeric mucus/gel-forming; mucin 6, gastric; mucin-6; gastric mucin-6; MUC-6

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