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NK6 homeobox 2
Symbols NKX6-2 ; GTX; NKX6.2; NKX6B
External IDs OMIM605955 MGI1352738 HomoloGene18580 GeneCards: NKX6-2 Gene
Species Human Mouse
Entrez 84504 14912
Ensembl ENSG00000148826 ENSMUSG00000041309
UniProt Q9C056 D3Z4R4
RefSeq (mRNA) NM_177400 NM_183248
RefSeq (protein) NP_796374 NP_899071
Location (UCSC) Chr 10:
132.78 – 132.79 Mb
Chr 7:
139.58 – 139.58 Mb
PubMed search [1] [2]

Homeobox protein Nkx-6.2 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the NKX6-2 gene.[1][2]


  1. ^ Lee SH, Davison JA, Vidal SM, Belouchi A (February 2001). "Cloning, expression and chromosomal location of NKX6B TO 10Q26, a region frequently deleted in brain tumors". Mamm. Genome 12 (2): 157–62. doi:10.1007/s003350010247. PMID 11210186. 
  2. ^ "Entrez Gene: NK6 homeobox 2". 

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This article incorporates text from the United States National Library of Medicine, which is in the public domain.