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Dishevelled

Dishevelled

[dih-shev-uhl]
Dishevelled (Dsh) is a family of proteins involved in non-canonical Wnt signalling pathways. Dsh is a cytoplasmic phosphoprotein that acts directly downstream of frizzled receptors.

Dishevelled plays important roles in both the embryo and the adult, ranging from cellular differentiation and cell polarity to social behavior.

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There are three human genes that encode dishevelled proteins:

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