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Summary Expression Phenotypes Gene Literature (109) GO Terms (21) Nucleotides (442) Proteins (58) Interactants (1034) Wiki
Gene Symbol:

Gene Name: 
hes family bHLH transcription factor 4

H2 , hairy2 , hairy2a , hairy2b , hes4-a , hes4-b [+] ( Nomenclature history )

Gene Function:
helix-loop-helix transcription factor/transcriptional repressor

Protein Function :
Transcriptional repressor. Binds DNA on N-box motifs: 5'-CACNAG-3'. Plays a role in the patterning of tissue boundaries. Promotes floor plate development and prechordal plate development. Required for ...[+]

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