Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating DLX2 and tooth agenesis

DLX2 [ENSP00000234198]

Distal-less homeobox 2; Acts as a transcriptional activator. Plays a role in terminal differentiation of interneurons, such as amacrine and bipolar cells in the developing retina. Likely to play a regulatory role in the development of the ventral forebrain. May play a role in craniofacial patterning and morphogenesis; NKL subclass homeoboxes and pseudogenes

Synonyms:  DLX2,  DLX2p,  hDLX2,  Q07687,  Q53QU7 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt  OMIM