This is the shorthand for methyl-CpG-binding protein 2, one of a family of methyl-binding proteins that are principally located in the nucleus of the cells
and regulate the activity of other genes.
This is the shorthand for the protein derived from the MECP2 gene.
This is a change in the genetic code for a specific gene that alters the composition of the specific protein and is responsible for alteration in function
of that protein.