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GATA binding protein 6
Symbol GATA6
External IDs OMIM601656 MGI107516 HomoloGene68449 GeneCards: GATA6 Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 2627 14465
Ensembl ENSG00000141448 ENSMUSG00000005836
UniProt Q92908 Q61169
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_005257 NM_010258
RefSeq (protein) NP_005248 NP_034388
Location (UCSC) Chr 18:
19.75 – 19.78 Mb
Chr 18:
11.05 – 11.09 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Transcription factor GATA-6, also known as GATA-binding factor 6 (GATA6), is protein that in humans is encoded by the GATA6 gene.[1] The gene product preferentially binds (A/T/C)GAT(A/T)(A) of the consensus binding sequence.[2] It is also linked with embryonic cardiac development.

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  1. ^ "Entrez Gene: GATA6 GATA binding protein 6". 
  2. ^ Sakai Y, Nakagawa R, Sato R, Maeda M. (1998). "Selection of DNA binding sites for human transcriptional regulator GATA-6.". Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 250 (3): 682–688. doi:10.1006/bbrc.1998.9374. PMID 9784406. 

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