Click here to close Hello! We notice that you are using Internet Explorer, which is not supported by Xenbase and may cause the site to display incorrectly. We suggest using a current version of Chrome, FireFox, or Safari.

Summary Expression Phenotypes Gene Literature (500) GO Terms (3) Nucleotides (62) Proteins (38) Interactants (1603) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name: 
nodal growth differentiation factor

Nodal homolog 4 , nodal4 , nr4 , Xnr-4 , Xnr4 [-] ( Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
transforming growth factor beta and bone morphogenetic protein related protein

Protein Function :
Cooperation and regulatory loops of multiple nodals are essential for mesendoderm patterning in early embryos. Plays a role in mesoderm formation and may be required for neural development.

Loading ...


Disease Ontology:
situs inversus

External Links:
Expression                  Development Stages                                               Embryonic Tissues                                                                Adult Tissues
More Information
Xenbase Expression Details In situ images Single cell data at SPRING In situ: RNA-Seq:
Smith Morpholino Screen tgas097d22      

Symbol legend: Blast sequence    View sequence    Literature or expression images   Hover cursor for info