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MAFF may refer to:

  • Malmö Arab Film Festival, held in Malmö (Sweden), the largest Arabic film festival in Europe
  • MAFF (gene), a transcription factor
  • Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (United Kingdom), a former department of UK government
  • Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Cambodia
  • Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (Japan)
  • Mozilla Archive Format, a web page archiving format provided by Firefox through an extension
MAFF (gene)

Transcription factor MafF is a bZip Maf transcription factor protein that in humans is encoded by the MAFF gene.

MafF is one of the small Maf proteins, which are basic region and basic leucine zipper (bZIP)-type transcription factors. The HUGO Gene Nomenclature Committee-approved gene name of MAFF is “v-maf avian musculoaponeurotic fibrosarcoma oncogene homolog F”.