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Myelin protein zero
MPP, MPZ, P-0, CMT1
This gene encodes a major structural protein of peripheral myelin. Mutations in this gene result in the autosomal dominant form of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 1 and other polyneuropathies. [provided by RefSeq, Apr 2010] (from
steady-state levels of insulin receptor mRNA increase during development and after postnatal day 10, when the peak of myelin structural gene (P0) expression occurs, increasing further in parallel with the growth of the myelin sheath