CCA

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CCA

chromated copper arsenate; a pesticide that is forced into wood under high pressure to protect it from termites,other wood-boring insects,and decay caused by fungus.

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The FBN3 gene is fragmented into 63 exons, transcribed in a 9 kb mRNA that encodes a 2809 amino acid protein which has overall homology of greater than 60% with either FBN1 or FBN2, and contains multiple EGF-hike domains.
The number of patients reported has increased following the identification of a mutation in the FBN2 gene[3].
Until congenital contractual arachnodactyly was proven to be caused by mutations in the gene that encodes FBN2, contractual arachnodactyly and Marfan syndrome often were thought to be the same condition.