FOXP4

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FOXP4
Identifiers
AliasesFOXP4, hFKHLA, forkhead box P4
External IDsMGI: 1921373 HomoloGene: 12536 GeneCards: FOXP4
Gene location (Human)
Chromosome 6 (human)
Chr.Chromosome 6 (human)[1]
Chromosome 6 (human)
Genomic location for FOXP4
Genomic location for FOXP4
Band6p21.1Start41,546,426 bp[1]
End41,602,384 bp[1]
Orthologs
SpeciesHumanMouse
Entrez
Ensembl
UniProt
RefSeq (mRNA)

NM_001012426
NM_001012427
NM_138457

NM_001110824
NM_001110825
NM_028767

RefSeq (protein)

NP_001012426
NP_001012427
NP_612466

NP_001104294
NP_001104295
NP_083043

Location (UCSC)Chr 6: 41.55 – 41.6 MbChr 17: 47.87 – 47.92 Mb
PubMed search[3][4]
Wikidata
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Forkhead box protein P4 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the FOXP4 gene.[5]

This gene belongs to subfamily P of the forkhead box (FOX) transcription factor family. Forkhead box transcription factors play important roles in the regulation of tissue- and cell type-specific gene transcription during both development and adulthood. Many members of the forkhead box gene family, including members of subfamily P, have roles in mammalian oncogenesis. This gene may play a role in the development of tumors of the kidney and larynx. Alternative splicing of this gene produces multiple transcript variants, some encoding different isoforms.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c GRCh38: Ensembl release 89: ENSG00000137166 - Ensembl, May 2017
  2. ^ a b c GRCm38: Ensembl release 89: ENSMUSG00000023991 - Ensembl, May 2017
  3. ^ "Human PubMed Reference:".
  4. ^ "Mouse PubMed Reference:".
  5. ^ a b "Entrez Gene: FOXP4 forkhead box P4".

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