Literature associating POU1F1 and pituitary gland disease
Pituitary-specific positive transcription factor 1; Transcription factor involved in the specification of the lactotrope, somatotrope, and thyrotrope phenotypes in the developing anterior pituitary. Specifically binds to the consensus sequence 5'-TAAAT-3'. Activates growth hormone and prolactin genes; Belongs to the POU transcription factor family. Class- 1 subfamily.
Synonyms: POU1F1, POU1F1p, hPOU1F1, H0YK06, H0YNM5 ...