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This gene is composed of 8 exons. The protein produced forms the delta portion of a tetrameric sarcoglycan complex. This sarcoglycan complex associates with cytoplasmic proteins dystrophin and syntrophin, making up the dystrophin-glycoprotein complex (DGC). Mutations in this gene are associated with dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM).