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MAFB can refer to:

  • MAFB, a human gene that encodes the MafB transcription factor
  • March Joint Air Reserve Base (March Air Force Base)
  • Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery, Alabama
  • Minot Air Force Base in Minot, North Dakota
  • Moody Air Force Base in Valdosta, Georgia
MAFB (gene)

Transcription factor MafB also known as V-maf musculoaponeurotic fibrosarcoma oncogene homolog B is a protein that in humans is encoded by the MAFB gene. This gene maps to chromosome 20q11.2-q13.1, consists of a single exon and spans around 3 kb.