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PubMed Search: PKD1 [title]

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Definition / general
Cite this page: PKD1. website. Accessed March 21st, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Gene at 16p13.3 produces polycystin1; gene is adjacent to TSC2 gene for tuberous sclerosis
  • Mutations can cause autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease