DISEASES

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Literature on PITX1

PITX1 [ENSP00000265340]

Paired-like homeodomain transcription factor 1; Sequence-specific transcription factor that binds gene promoters and activates their transcription. May play a role in the development of anterior structures, and in particular, the brain and facies and in specifying the identity or structure of hindlimb; Belongs to the paired homeobox family. Bicoid subfamily.

Synonyms:  PITX1,  PITX1p,  hPITX1,  D6R955,  D6R9U1 ...

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