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Summary Expression Phenotypes Gene Literature (95) GO Terms (20) Nucleotides (139) Proteins (100) Interactants (864) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name: 
paired box 8

pax-8 , XPax-8 , XPax8 ( Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
paired box transcription factor

Protein Function :
Probable transcription factor. Involved in kidney development, acting synergistically with lhx1/lim-1 to establish the pronephric primordium in late gastrulae/early neurulae.

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Disease Ontology:
congenital nongoitrous hypothryoidism 2

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Expression                  Development Stages                                               Embryonic Tissues                                                                Adult Tissues
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