Literature associating MSX1 and cleft palate
Msh homeobox 1-like protein; Acts as a transcriptional repressor. May play a role in limb-pattern formation. Acts in cranofacial development and specifically in odontogenesis. Expression in the developing nail bed mesenchyme is important for nail plate thickness and integrity; Belongs to the Msh homeobox family.
Synonyms: MSX1, MSX1p, hMSX1, E9KXS6, E9KXS7 ...