RefSeq (protein)



Location (UCSC) Chr 10: 99.53 – 99.54 Mb Chr 19: 43.61 – 43.62 Mb PubMed search [3] [4] Wikidata
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Homeobox protein Nkx-2.3 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the NKX2-3 gene.[5][6][7]

NKX2C is a member of the NKX family of homeodomain-containing transcription factors, which are implicated in many aspects of cell type specification and maintenance of differentiated tissue functions.[7]


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  2. ^ a b c GRCm38: Ensembl release 89: ENSMUSG00000044220 - Ensembl, May 2017
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  6. ^ Pabst O, Schneider A, Brand T, Arnold HH (Jul 1997). "The mouse Nkx2-3 homeodomain gene is expressed in gut mesenchyme during pre- and postnatal mouse development". Dev Dyn. 209 (1): 29–35. doi:10.1002/(SICI)1097-0177(199705)209:1<29::AID-AJA3>3.0.CO;2-Z. PMID 9142493. 
  7. ^ a b "Entrez Gene: NKX2-3 NK2 transcription factor related, locus 3 (Drosophila)". 

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