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Summary Expression Phenotypes Gene Literature (551) GO Terms (6) Nucleotides (309) Proteins (58) Interactants (2148) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name: 
orthodenticle homeobox 2

otx-2 , otx2-a , otx2-b , otxA , Xotx-2 , Xotx2 [+] ( Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
homeodomain transcription factor

Protein Function :
May play a central role in the initial events of axis formation and in particular in specifying anterior head regions and their spatial relationship with trunk structures. Activates the head organizer ...[+]

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Disease Ontology:
septooptic dysplasia [+]

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GEO Series :
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 tgas114a06      

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